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# developers - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Don't judge co-living on one planning application, says minister as proposals dubbed '21st century bedsits'

Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy said co-living is an ‘exciting’ choice for young workers.

# developers - Tuesday 20 November, 2018

Government to oppose Bill that would increase social and affordable housing in private estates

The Bill seeks an increase in the provision of social and affordable housing to 25% in private developments.

# developers - Sunday 11 February, 2018

Dozens of developers are fighting to keep their lands off the vacant sites list

The measure was set up to stop land hoarding and free up sites for housing.

# developers - Sunday 28 January, 2018

Claims about bogus self-employment in construction 'grossly exaggerated'

The construction industry’s representative body did acknowledge a reluctance in contractors to directly employ workers and said the government needs to make this more attractive.

# developers - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

€6.5 million apartments: 'These aren't the types of homes we need'

The sale of a €6.5 million apartment in Ballsbridge makes good headlines, but is symbolic of the growing divide in Irish society, writes Senator Kevin Humphries.

# developers - Sunday 10 December, 2017

One of Ireland's biggest developers says it may never repay its €120m debt

Gannon Homes was founded by prominent Celtic Tiger builder Gerry Gannon.

# developers - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Two major developers are teaming up to give Cork's quayside a €160m facelift

HQ Developments Limited have lodged plans to build eight new buildings on the banks of the River Lee.

# developers - Saturday 6 May, 2017

The government will propose making builders a registered trade

Experts told a housing committee that developers were effectively “self-regulating”.

# developers - Friday 27 January, 2017

Remember the developers who 'exited Nama'? Most paid less than half their debts

51 out of 505 debtors that exited Nama paid 10% or less of their debts.

# developers - Friday 10 June, 2016

Could Apple's iMessage be making its way to Android?

When one major Apple event approaches, the rumours and speculation quickly follow.

# developers - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

Developers need more than €330,000 to build a single house in Dublin - here's why

The median asking price for three-bed homes in Dublin stands at €285,000 – and stocks are at record lows.

# developers - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

Android doesn't look like it's any closer to solving its biggest problem

If you own a device that’s more than two year old, then the likelihood of it getting an update is looking slim.

# developers - Friday 25 March, 2016

One angry programmer almost broke the internet by deleting 11 lines of code

A strange case involving copyright lawyers, a developer and a look at how certain apps work.

# developers - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Longboat Quay residents will still have to find '€2 million' for repairs after final offer of help

The Authority said it would contribute some of the costs.

# developers - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Surveyors welcome plans to make Dublin apartments even smaller

Council planning proposals would see the minimum size reduced by almost 20%.

# developers - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Joan Burton to banking inquiry - "We would have let Anglo fail" Banking Inquiry This post contains videos

Joan Burton to banking inquiry - "We would have let Anglo fail"

Labour’s current leader and former leader were in front of the banking inquiry this afternoon.

# developers - Thursday 28 May, 2015

As it happened: What happened at Google's biggest event of the year

It was a busy few hours where Google unveils its plans for the next year.

# developers - Sunday 21 December, 2014

# developers - Friday 19 December, 2014

Nama: Developers will not be paid "bonuses" but they may get financial rewards

Three developers are on over €200,000 from the state bad bank.

# developers - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

That Apple Watch you're eyeing up isn't going to be a standalone device

New guidelines for developers has revealed a number of details about the smartwatch including the fact you will need your iPhone to work it.

# developers - Monday 17 November, 2014

Some councils are taking developer’s money instead of building social housing

Under the law, a developer can pay a levy in lieu of building social housing.

# developers - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

These are the reasons why most iPhone apps are rejected

Just in case you’re thinking of submitting one to the App Store in the near future.

# developers - Saturday 23 August, 2014

Trinity College, cannabis, and going to the dentist : The week in numbers

Plus: How many Irish people have travelled to Switzerland for an assisted suicide?

# developers - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Developers owe local councils over €570 million

Development levies are used to offset the cost of developments to the public.

# developers - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

There are one million app jobs in Europe right now, and Apple is taking credit for half of them

The company says that just under 500,000 European jobs were directly attributable to the App Store.

# developers - Monday 21 July, 2014

15 things every developer working in Ireland will understand

*searches Stack Overflow for the answer*

# developers - Friday 18 July, 2014

How many Nama debtors have gone bankrupt so far?

The vast majority of the bankruptcies have been in the UK.

# developers - Monday 23 June, 2014

With Google's developer conference coming up, here's what you should look out for

Smartwatches, Android in cars, smart homes, and driverless cars are all expected to feature at Google I/O’s keynote later this week.

# developers - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Nama is selling the biggest-ever portfolio of Dublin apartments for €160 million

A total of 761 apartments are on the block in the capital, but who’s in the running to buy them?

# developers - Monday 2 June, 2014

Apple takes on Dropbox and WhatsApp with iOS 8 and Mac OS updates

Among the many features announced by Apple, it revealed a new health monitoring service, a smart home operating system, a new cloud service, and opening up Touch ID to third-party developers.

# developers - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Ever wonder what the Irish gaming industry looks like today? This map will show you

Hands up those who knew Atari had a manufacturing plant in Tipperary during the late 70s/early 80s?

# developers - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Sri Lanka says 'No' to casinos over prostitution fears

Australian gambling mogul James Packer is involved in the plans to build three super-luxury resorts, complete with casinos.

# developers - Monday 14 April, 2014

Microsoft releases Windows Phone 8.1 preview for developers*

*If you’re not a developer, there’s still a way to get your hands on it.

# developers - Friday 4 April, 2014

NAMA sells €5.4bn Northern Ireland loan book but won't disclose sale price

The loan portfolio, codenamed Project Eagle, has been sold to New York based investment firm Cerberus.

# developers - Thursday 13 February, 2014

EU app boom saw developers make €17.5 billion in 2013

A new study from NUI Galway and GigaOM research predicts that EU app developers will make €63 billion in 2018.

# developers - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Apple's App Store sales hits $10 billion in 2013

Consumers spent $1 billion in December alone, making it the store’s best month on record.

# developers - Thursday 4 July, 2013

No date for rescheduled property auction after protesters force cancellation

Allsop Space were forced to abandon the event this morning after a handful of demonstrators entered the venue and demanded it be called off.

# developers - Friday 15 March, 2013

Property developers owe €750million in levies to local authorities

New figures released by Minister of State Jan O’Sullivan show that €312,483,594.87 is owed by long term debtors to local authorities.

# developers - Sunday 15 July, 2012

O'Dowd says he is 'not on the side of developers'

Junior Minister O’Dowd said that he is on the side of “what is the best to get the best return for our assets”.

# developers - Thursday 5 July, 2012

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things to know this morning…

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