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#Drop

# drop - Friday 25 January, 2019

From The42 NFL concussions show big drop after rule changes Good News

NFL concussions show big drop after rule changes

With concussions from pre-season games included, the number dropped from 281 in 2017 to 214 in 2018.

# drop - Thursday 10 May, 2018

'Shortly after launching our main device, I had to let people go - it was gut-wrenching'

Drop CEO Ben Harris also talks about learning to become a ‘facilitator’.

# drop - Friday 1 September, 2017

6 must-haves to make it in the tech world, according to Ben Harris of Drop

The startup founder wants to hear about your failures.

# drop - Monday 3 April, 2017

From The42 'Just put the ball down, it's the same points as a big dive' Drop This post contains videos

'Just put the ball down, it's the same points as a big dive'

Wasps coach Dai Young tried to deflect attention off his player, but there’s no getting away from the Springbok’s howler.

# drop - Thursday 20 October, 2016

From The42 Ireland down in latest Fifa rankings despite Georgia and Moldova wins Team 33

Ireland down in latest Fifa rankings despite Georgia and Moldova wins

The Boys in Green fell in the October ranking after two months of no change.

# drop - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Increase in Maths fails and fewer A1s overall: Here's how students got on with the Leaving Cert

A1s are down but there’s a few positive trends as well.

# drop - Thursday 21 July, 2016

A new smartphone screen will make smashed displays a rarer sight

The new Gorilla Glass 5 will be able to survive shoulder-height drops “up to 80% of the time”.

# drop - Thursday 29 October, 2015

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

A bonfire in Dublin, garda reject pay deal and the Marriage Bill gets signed into law… all the day’s big stories.

# drop - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Here's what your kitchen could look like in 10 years

According to Ikea, that is.

# drop - Saturday 30 May, 2015

Teenagers are having a lot fewer children than they used to

There has been a 60% decline since 2001 in the number of 15- to 19-year-olds having children.

# drop - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Number of under 25s on the dole is rising (but unemployment rate has fallen again)

The unemployment rate it hit 10.5% in January – down from 10.6% in December.

# drop - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Samsung's year goes from bad to worse as profits continue to plunge

Weak smartphone sales and increased competition meant the company recording its smallest quarterly profit in three years.

# drop - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Ireland makes the top 10 in global study on gender gap

Iceland came out on top while Yemen was listed last.

# drop - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

This kitchen scale probably knows more about cooking than you... and now it has more money

Irish startup Drop has scored $2 million to develop more smart kitchen products.

# drop - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Samsung is bracing itself for a massive drop in profits this quarter

The company has said it expects earnings to be 60% lower than a year earlier, thanks to increased competition in the smartphone market.

# drop - Saturday 5 July, 2014

The numbers of priests and nuns in Ireland are dropping

In Dublin diocese there are now just two priests under the age of 40.

# drop - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Number of discretionary medical cards falls by over 16,000 HSE

Number of discretionary medical cards falls by over 16,000

In January 2013, 63,126 were eligible for a discretionary medical card. In April 2014, just 46,535 now have a discretionary medical card.

# drop - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Retail industry "still experiencing difficulties"

New CSO figures show that people spent less money in supermarkets and petrol stations last month.

# drop - Wednesday 8 May, 2013

Govt criticised over reports it will "drop" free GP card scheme

The scheme, which would have applied to people with long-term illness, was an election commitment from the government.

# drop - Thursday 20 September, 2012

HSE costs for morning after pill fall

The drop in reimbursement is being explained by the availability of the pill over the counter – one brand became available OTC in pharmacies in February 2011.

# drop - Saturday 5 May, 2012

From The42 A load of bull: Hereford relegated from Football League despite final day win Cow Pat

A load of bull: Hereford relegated from Football League despite final day win

Not even a pat on the back from the club mascot could cheer up United goalkeeper Adam Bartlett.

# drop - Monday 21 November, 2011

Global index shows drop in Irish medical costs

The cost of common dental treatments is down by 21 per cent in some cases, as are elective medical procedures – but the cost of laser eye surgery is up by 21 per cent.

# drop - Thursday 19 May, 2011

From The42 Woods to fall out of top 10 in world rankings Drop

Woods to fall out of top 10 in world rankings

It will be the first time Woods is out of the top 10 since he was No 13 on April 6, 1997, the week before he won the Masters for the first of his 14 majors. But he’s still the most powerful athlete according to Forbes.