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# Digital Hub

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Council boss hits out at 'disappointing' dissolution of Liberties-based Digital Hub
Chief Executive Owen Keegan said the decision to dissolve the Agency was taken “without any engagement” with its Board.
Meet the man spearheading tech at the Digital Hub as its new technologist in residence
Rodhán Hickey has just taken the reins as a ‘sort of’ chief technology officer for the Dublin innovation hub.
As it plots an expansion, the Digital Hub has been ordered to pay up for sitting on vacant land
The State agency has to pay a levy of nearly €100,000 this year – and that figure’s due to rise.
This small town in west Cork will soon be home to Ireland's first 'rural digital hub'
And it will be named after a long-dead Irish computing pioneer.
Column: 'My school was unable to have a dedicated higher maths class, so I studied through video-link'
Through ‘Connected Classroom’ four students participated in higher-level maths classes through a video link-up with their sister school, Coláiste Bríde in Clondalkin.
In 2016 there'll be a new place for 500 students to live: Dublin's Digital Hub
Part of the historic Marshalsea debtors’ prison will also be refurbished to create more office space for tech firms.
Over 300 new jobs announced for Dublin
The Acorn marketing agency is to hire another 100 people, while new 218 positions are being backed by Dublin Business Innovation Centre-backed firms.
Column: Digital innovation and enterprise needs to be nurtured at an EU level
As Ireland and other EU member states grapple with economic recovery, one issue is clear: digital now dominates the way in which we learn, do business and conduct many activities in our home-life, writes Edel Flynn.
Column: I’ve witnessed Ireland become a leader in the technology sector, let’s not slip
For Ireland to continue to compete successfully, demand has to be stimulated, internet usage has to be promoted and digital literacy has to be accelerated, says Philip Flynn, who has worked in the ICT sector since its infancy.
Column: Restricting young people's access to social networks would be a huge mistake
It would be foolish to overlook the amazing opportunities social networks and other digital tools present for young people just because older generations are intimated by change, writes Dr Stephen Brennan.
Crafts retail website Etsy to open European HQ in Dublin
The popular marketplace website is to open an office in the Digital Hub.
2.6 million Irish spend €116 per month shopping online
The Digital Hub Development Agency’s annual report says the Irish are above average in terms of ecommerce purchases.
Dublin Lord Mayor: "I have a professional disregard for the legal classes"
The Lord Mayor of Dublin, Councillor Naoise Ó Muirí, reflects on his first four months in the position, and why he feels it’s his duty to say what’s on his mind.
Merging of Digital Hub into Dublin City Council "short-sighted"
Greens voice concern as innovation development agency is moved under DCC care instead of the proposed merger with Enterprise Ireland/IDA.
Marketing software company to create 150 jobs in Dublin
HubSpot will open its European headquarters in the capital in response to a 200 per cent growth in international business.
National strategy needed to keep online spending in Ireland
According to the Digital Hub’s annual report for 2011, 75 percent of money spent online goes overseas.