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# health-and-education - Monday 16 March, 2020

Thinking of the children: Why Trinity College and IBM are researching how kids use tech
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Thinking of the children: Why Trinity College and IBM are researching how kids use tech

Mar 16th 2020, 1:01 AM 987 Views 0 Comments

Researchers in the Digymatex consortium are collaborating to ‘disentangle’ how children interact with smartphones.

# health-and-education - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Poll: Do you think education properly prepared you for your career?
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Poll: Do you think education properly prepared you for your career?

Feb 26th 2020, 12:58 AM 2,232 Views 0 Comments

Irish industry is changing and there are fears that education isn’t moving in the same direction.

# health-and-education - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Ireland has talent, but when it comes to tech and science it needs to tackle gender imbalances
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# Feature

Ireland has talent, but when it comes to tech and science it needs to tackle gender imbalances

Jan 15th 2020, 11:24 AM 502 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s smart economy ambitions stem from its educated youth, it needs to be nurtured early

# health-and-education - Saturday 11 January, 2020

Ireland has talent, but when it comes to tech and science it needs to tackle gender imbalances
# Feature
From Business ETC
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Ireland has talent, but when it comes to tech and science it needs to tackle gender imbalances

Jan 11th 2020, 1:01 AM 1,024 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s smart economy ambitions stem from its educated youth, it needs to be nurtured early

# health-and-education - Friday 29 November, 2019

'The gun was to our head': Revive Active's boss on being proactive to Brexit-proof his business
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# Interview

'The gun was to our head': Revive Active's boss on being proactive to Brexit-proof his business

Nov 29th 2019, 11:04 AM 431 Views 0 Comments

Meet Daithi O’Connor, the man behind Paula Radcliffe and Roz Purcell’s favourite vitamin supplement.

# health-and-education - Friday 22 November, 2019

'The gun was to our head': Revive Active's boss on being proactive to Brexit-proof his business
# Interview
From Business ETC
# Interview

'The gun was to our head': Revive Active's boss on being proactive to Brexit-proof his business

Nov 22nd 2019, 1:00 AM 1,994 Views 0 Comments

Meet Daithi O’Connor, the man behind Paula Radcliffe and Roz Purcell’s favourite vitamin supplement.

# health-and-education - Monday 7 October, 2019

Medical device makers might get some breathing room under new EU rules, but it's not a done deal
# Health 2.0
From Business ETC
# Health 2.0

Medical device makers might get some breathing room under new EU rules, but it's not a done deal

Oct 7th 2019, 2:53 PM 1,040 Views 0 Comments

The Irish Medtech Association said there are “many remaining transitional challenges” for the legislation.

# health-and-education - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Limerick edtech startup Jumpagrade is bringing grinds into the digital age
# Startup Scout
# Startup Scout

Limerick edtech startup Jumpagrade is bringing grinds into the digital age

Oct 3rd 2019, 10:12 AM 153 Views 0 Comments

In our weekly Startup Scout series, Fora picks out promising companies that are emerging from Ireland.

# health-and-education - Monday 30 September, 2019

Limerick edtech startup Jumpagrade is bringing grinds into the digital age
# Startup Scout
From Business ETC
# Startup Scout

Limerick edtech startup Jumpagrade is bringing grinds into the digital age

Sep 30th 2019, 1:00 AM 974 Views 0 Comments

In our weekly Startup Scout series, Fora picks out promising companies that are emerging from Ireland.

# health-and-education - Friday 13 September, 2019

Medtech reps warn the industry is facing a 'cliff edge' with incoming EU rules
# Health 2.0
# Health 2.0

Medtech reps warn the industry is facing a 'cliff edge' with incoming EU rules

Sep 13th 2019, 8:43 AM 260 Views 0 Comments

Critics say bottlenecks in compliance checks could lead to a shortfall in medical devices.

# health-and-education - Thursday 12 September, 2019

Medtech startup CroíValve has raised €4m to kickstart its first human trials
# Health 2.0
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# Health 2.0

Medtech startup CroíValve has raised €4m to kickstart its first human trials

Sep 12th 2019, 9:59 AM 2,442 Views 0 Comments

The company has developed a device that can treat heart conditions without major surgery.

# health-and-education - Friday 6 September, 2019

Medtech reps warn the industry is facing a 'cliff edge' with incoming EU rules
# Health 2.0
From Business ETC
# Health 2.0

Medtech reps warn the industry is facing a 'cliff edge' with incoming EU rules

Sep 6th 2019, 1:58 PM 1,042 Views 0 Comments

Critics say bottlenecks in compliance checks could lead to a shortfall in medical devices.

# health-and-education - Thursday 29 August, 2019

PCI Pharma is the latest pharmaceutical firm to set its post-Brexit hedge in Ireland
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PCI Pharma is the latest pharmaceutical firm to set its post-Brexit hedge in Ireland

Aug 29th 2019, 2:27 PM 1,008 Views 0 Comments

The company announced a new investment in its Meath-based facility.

# health-and-education - Saturday 24 August, 2019

This Canadian medical cannabis firm is using Dublin as a base to take on the European market
# Health And Education
# Health And Education

This Canadian medical cannabis firm is using Dublin as a base to take on the European market

Aug 24th 2019, 10:30 AM 22,158 Views 17 Comments

Satipharm is developing oil and capsule products for sale in Europe.

# health-and-education - Thursday 22 August, 2019

This Canadian medical cannabis firm is using Dublin as a base to take on the European market
# Health And Education
# Health And Education

This Canadian medical cannabis firm is using Dublin as a base to take on the European market

Aug 22nd 2019, 9:33 AM 650 Views 2 Comments

Satipharm is developing oil and capsule products for sale in Europe.

# health-and-education - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

This Canadian medical cannabis firm is using Dublin as a base to take on the European market
# Health And Education
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# Health And Education

This Canadian medical cannabis firm is using Dublin as a base to take on the European market

Aug 21st 2019, 1:00 AM 1,686 Views 0 Comments

Satipharm is developing oil and capsule products for sale in Europe.

# health-and-education - Thursday 8 August, 2019

'Curiosity has helped me stand out - I've worked since age 16 and I've had seven careers'
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# Insights And Opinion

'Curiosity has helped me stand out - I've worked since age 16 and I've had seven careers'

Aug 8th 2019, 3:09 PM 882 Views 0 Comments

Open Orphan’s Cathal Friel also talks about the day that most shook his confidence.

# health-and-education - Friday 19 July, 2019

Medtech startup OncoMark has secured more than €4m in funding from investors
# Startups And Tech
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Medtech startup OncoMark has secured more than €4m in funding from investors

Jul 19th 2019, 3:00 PM 906 Views 0 Comments

The company’s prognostic test is used with breast cancer patients.

# health-and-education - Thursday 11 July, 2019

As the new college year beckons, student lender Future Finance has secured €23m in fresh funding
# Startups And Tech
# Startups And Tech

As the new college year beckons, student lender Future Finance has secured €23m in fresh funding

Jul 11th 2019, 10:50 AM 248 Views 0 Comments

The Dublin-based fintech company has also been expanding its remit into graduate loans.

# health-and-education - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

As the new college year beckons, student lender Future Finance has secured €23m in fresh funding
# Startups And Tech
From Business ETC
# Startups And Tech

As the new college year beckons, student lender Future Finance has secured €23m in fresh funding

Jul 9th 2019, 11:01 AM 1,233 Views 0 Comments

The Dublin-based fintech company has also been expanding its remit into graduate loans.

# health-and-education - Monday 8 July, 2019

Cancer care app ONCOassist has landed a year-long trial with a pharma giant in Lebanon
# Startups And Tech
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# Startups And Tech

Cancer care app ONCOassist has landed a year-long trial with a pharma giant in Lebanon

Jul 8th 2019, 4:00 PM 1,784 Views 0 Comments

The Kerry-based outfit hopes the deal will serve as a springboard to move further into the Middle East.

# health-and-education - Friday 5 July, 2019

AventaMed will collaborate with medtech heavyweights as it preps for its US launch
# Startups And Tech
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# Startups And Tech

AventaMed will collaborate with medtech heavyweights as it preps for its US launch

Jul 5th 2019, 1:00 PM 1,118 Views 0 Comments

The Cork medical device startup has joined a consortium alongside Medtronic and the FDA.

# health-and-education - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Meet the 'disease chaser' who quietly turned Aalto Bio into a key player in the diagnostics industry
# Startups And Tech
# Startups And Tech

Meet the 'disease chaser' who quietly turned Aalto Bio into a key player in the diagnostics industry

Jul 4th 2019, 9:51 AM 314 Views 0 Comments

Since taking the helm in 2014, Philip Noone has pushed Aalto Bio to tackle some of the world’s worst viruses.

# health-and-education - Friday 28 June, 2019

Meet the 'disease chaser' who quietly turned Aalto Bio into a key player in the diagnostics industry
# Startups And Tech
From Business ETC
# Startups And Tech

Meet the 'disease chaser' who quietly turned Aalto Bio into a key player in the diagnostics industry

Jun 28th 2019, 1:00 PM 1,442 Views 0 Comments

Since taking the helm in 2014, Philip Noone has pushed Aalto Bio to tackle some of the world’s worst viruses.

# health-and-education - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Eight Irish tech companies have scored EU funding to propel their research
# Startups And Tech
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# Startups And Tech

Eight Irish tech companies have scored EU funding to propel their research

Jun 27th 2019, 12:58 PM 895 Views 0 Comments

The funds help European startups working on in-depth technologies to grow.

Ed-tech company Learnsignal is launching courses on hot topics for the finance world
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# Health And Education

Ed-tech company Learnsignal is launching courses on hot topics for the finance world

Jun 27th 2019, 10:29 AM 227 Views 0 Comments

The Dublin-based outfit recently secured the backing of another private investor.

# health-and-education - Friday 21 June, 2019

Ed-tech company Learnsignal is launching courses on hot topics for the finance world
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Ed-tech company Learnsignal is launching courses on hot topics for the finance world

Jun 21st 2019, 1:00 AM 893 Views 0 Comments

The Dublin-based outfit recently secured the backing of another private investor.

# health-and-education - Thursday 13 June, 2019

Ireland has warned EU officials that Europe isn't fully ready for new medical device rules
# Startups And Tech
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# Startups And Tech

Ireland has warned EU officials that Europe isn't fully ready for new medical device rules

Jun 13th 2019, 5:00 PM 1,260 Views 0 Comments

There’s less than a year left until the wide-reaching regulations come into effect.

Mindfule wants to show people how food can fuel mental well-being
# Startups And Tech
# Startups And Tech

Mindfule wants to show people how food can fuel mental well-being

Jun 13th 2019, 1:41 PM 465 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile the Dublin company.

DCU is launching bite-size online courses for skills-hungry professionals around the world
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# Health And Education

DCU is launching bite-size online courses for skills-hungry professionals around the world

Jun 13th 2019, 1:20 PM 1,013 Views 0 Comments

The university announced a strategic partnership with ed-tech outfit FutureLearn.

# health-and-education - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

DCU is launching bite-size online courses for skills-hungry professionals around the world
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DCU is launching bite-size online courses for skills-hungry professionals around the world

Jun 12th 2019, 1:00 AM 3,157 Views 0 Comments

The university will today announce a strategic partnership with ed-tech outfit FutureLearn.

# health-and-education - Monday 10 June, 2019

Mindfule wants to show people how food can fuel mental wellbeing
# Startups And Tech
From Business ETC
# Startups And Tech

Mindfule wants to show people how food can fuel mental wellbeing

Jun 10th 2019, 1:00 AM 768 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile the Dublin company.

# health-and-education - Thursday 23 May, 2019

Labs have a lot of information to manage - PlanDomino thinks it has the answer
# Startups And Tech
# Startups And Tech

Labs have a lot of information to manage - PlanDomino thinks it has the answer

May 23rd 2019, 1:39 PM 177 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile the Galway company.

Sligo medtech company Arrotek Medical has been snapped up by US outfit Galt
# Health And Education
# Health And Education

Sligo medtech company Arrotek Medical has been snapped up by US outfit Galt

May 23rd 2019, 1:16 PM 307 Views 0 Comments

The deal will help the Irish company to expand globally.

Europe's gym economy is thriving. Here's how Ireland is shaping up
# Health And Education
# Health And Education

Europe's gym economy is thriving. Here's how Ireland is shaping up

May 23rd 2019, 1:09 PM 6,532 Views 0 Comments

The industry here is still largely made up of old-school leisure centres.

# health-and-education - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Sligo medtech company Arrotek Medical has been snapped up by US outfit Galt
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Sligo medtech company Arrotek Medical has been snapped up by US outfit Galt

May 21st 2019, 12:07 PM 1,753 Views 0 Comments

The deal will help the Irish company to expand globally.

# health-and-education - Monday 20 May, 2019

Labs have a lot of information to manage - PlanDomino thinks it has the answer
# Startups And Tech
From Business ETC
# Startups And Tech

Labs have a lot of information to manage - PlanDomino thinks it has the answer

May 20th 2019, 1:00 PM 384 Views 0 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile the Galway company.

# health-and-education - Friday 17 May, 2019

Europe's gym economy is thriving. Here's how Ireland's is shaping up
# Health And Education
From Business ETC
# Health And Education

Europe's gym economy is thriving. Here's how Ireland's is shaping up

May 17th 2019, 5:00 PM 5,589 Views 0 Comments

The industry here is still largely made up of old-school leisure centres.

# health-and-education - Thursday 9 May, 2019

Home health test kit startup LetsGetChecked has raised $30 million in new funding
# Startups And Tech
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# Startups And Tech

Home health test kit startup LetsGetChecked has raised $30 million in new funding

May 9th 2019, 10:41 AM 1,168 Views 0 Comments

The company will be using the capital for its US expansion plans.

Why Woebot wants to create a better mental health app
# Startups And Tech
# Startups And Tech

Why Woebot wants to create a better mental health app

May 9th 2019, 9:24 AM 801 Views 0 Comments

The startup is building out a small engineering office in Dublin.

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