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#Startup

# startup - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

DX is bringing flexible anti-money laundering checks to fintech firms
# Startup Scout
# Startup Scout

DX is bringing flexible anti-money laundering checks to fintech firms

Mar 4th 2020, 12:38 PM 266 Views 0 Comments

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

Cutting through the AI noise: Meet the Italian duo at the forefront of emerging tech with LogoGrab
# Deeptech
# Deeptech

Cutting through the AI noise: Meet the Italian duo at the forefront of emerging tech with LogoGrab

Mar 4th 2020, 12:11 PM 3,338 Views 0 Comments

Dublin-based Luca Boschin and Alessandro Prest began working on AI before it was ‘sexy’.

# startup - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

As Google buys Pointy, co-founder Mark Cummins enters his second act with the tech giant
# Startups And Tech
# Startups And Tech

As Google buys Pointy, co-founder Mark Cummins enters his second act with the tech giant

Jan 15th 2020, 11:17 AM 12,866 Views 8 Comments

The Dublin startup isn’t the first business founded by Cummins to be snapped up by the company.

# startup - Sunday 1 April, 2018

This Irish man sees thousands of startup pitches a year - here's how to get his attention
# Techstars
# Techstars

This Irish man sees thousands of startup pitches a year - here's how to get his attention

Apr 1st 2018, 6:30 PM 15,123 Views 12 Comments

After selling his Datahug business for €12 million, Connor Murphy is leading one of Techstars’ Berlin accelerators.

# startup - Sunday 25 February, 2018

An Irish answer to Amazon's same-day delivery has bagged €650k from investors
# Webringg
# Webringg

An Irish answer to Amazon's same-day delivery has bagged €650k from investors

Feb 25th 2018, 3:30 PM 34,406 Views 13 Comments

Dublin startup WeBringg has raised funding from several private investors – but it needs more.

# startup - Thursday 7 December, 2017

A Superquinn scion and consumer giant Unilever are backing this grocery delivery startup
# Buymie
# Buymie

A Superquinn scion and consumer giant Unilever are backing this grocery delivery startup

Dec 7th 2017, 2:52 PM 1,213 Views 0 Comments

Buymie wants to raise nearly €400,000 through a crowdfunding campaign.

'It wasn't easy coming home to set up a company - even finding a place to live was impossible'
# Medit
# Medit

'It wasn't easy coming home to set up a company - even finding a place to live was impossible'

Dec 7th 2017, 2:35 PM 1,618 Views 0 Comments

After time in Denmark, Julie O’Donnell returned to Ireland to set up a digital agency for the health sector.

# startup - Friday 1 December, 2017

'It wasn't easy coming home to set up a company - even finding a place to live was impossible'
# Insights
From Business ETC
# Insights

'It wasn't easy coming home to set up a company - even finding a place to live was impossible'

Dec 1st 2017, 2:38 PM 3,546 Views 0 Comments

After time in Denmark, Julie O’Donnell returned to Ireland to set up a digital agency for the health sector.

A Superquinn scion and consumer giant Unilever are backing this grocery delivery startup
# Funding
From Business ETC
# Funding

A Superquinn scion and consumer giant Unilever are backing this grocery delivery startup

Dec 1st 2017, 11:46 AM 1,054 Views 0 Comments

Buymie wants to raise nearly €400,000 through a crowdfunding campaign.

# startup - Sunday 14 May, 2017

'If you thought about setting up a business too deeply, you mightn't do it'
# Startups
# Startups

'If you thought about setting up a business too deeply, you mightn't do it'

May 14th 2017, 5:00 PM 7,930 Views 0 Comments

As part of its new weekly Startup Spotlight series, Fora profiles Sligo’s StoryLab.

A Dublin startup is trying to stop millennial workers from quickly switching jobs
# Funding
# Funding

A Dublin startup is trying to stop millennial workers from quickly switching jobs

May 14th 2017, 11:00 AM 33,118 Views 37 Comments

EngageSmith has raised €400,000 to expand internationally and hire 20 new staff.

# startup - Saturday 13 May, 2017

'Now's the best time to start a company because everyone else is scared s**tless'
# Startups
# Startups

'Now's the best time to start a company because everyone else is scared s**tless'

May 13th 2017, 6:00 PM 11,114 Views 6 Comments

Irish founder Dylan Collins thinks Brexit will be a godsend for any entrepreneur with guts.

This gadget will sound an alarm if your charger overheats
# Firemole
# Firemole

This gadget will sound an alarm if your charger overheats

May 13th 2017, 8:00 AM 23,248 Views 33 Comments

It recently won an innovation award.

# startup - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

Hassle is going nationwide in the UK and plans to hire thousands more cleaners
# Services
From Business ETC
# Services

Hassle is going nationwide in the UK and plans to hire thousands more cleaners

Sep 14th 2016, 1:01 AM 242 Views 0 Comments

The cleaning service is investing a seven-figure sum in the expansion.

# startup - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Meet the two Irish teenagers selling supplements for Middle Eastern racing camels
# FenuCamel
# FenuCamel

Meet the two Irish teenagers selling supplements for Middle Eastern racing camels

Apr 21st 2016, 7:56 AM 16,247 Views 27 Comments

Meath’s Madden sisters are already selling in 12 countries – and they’re still in secondary school.

# startup - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Journal Media launches brand new business site
# Fora
# Fora

Journal Media launches brand new business site

Mar 30th 2016, 1:11 PM 16,372 Views 17 Comments

Fora will help SMEs and startups access information, support and quality journalism.

# startup - Saturday 26 September, 2015

Here's how to get rid of those annoying startup programs on your PC
# Pc
# Pc

Here's how to get rid of those annoying startup programs on your PC

Sep 26th 2015, 7:00 PM 17,132 Views 28 Comments

Do you really need Skype starting up every time you turn on your computer?

# startup - Monday 21 September, 2015

Three 20-something entrepreneurs just launched an Airbnb for refugees
# Refugees
# Refugees

Three 20-something entrepreneurs just launched an Airbnb for refugees

Sep 21st 2015, 9:15 PM 16,335 Views 24 Comments

The website operates pretty much like Airbnb. People, called “heroes”, offer up spare rooms in their homes for refugees to temporarily stay in.

# startup - Monday 12 January, 2015

'We can create full employment by the end of 2018': Bruton
# Big Promise Richard
# Big Promise Richard

'We can create full employment by the end of 2018': Bruton

Jan 12th 2015, 4:47 PM 12,053 Views 104 Comments

Bruton and Enterprise Ireland say 2014 was a very good year for new jobs.

# startup - Monday 26 May, 2014

Opinion: Getting a company off the ground is very tough – but it’s also exhilarating
# Irish Startups
# Irish Startups

Opinion: Getting a company off the ground is very tough – but it’s also exhilarating

May 26th 2014, 7:30 PM 65 Views 12 Comments

Dónal Moloney reflects on the ups and downs of nurturing a start-up business…

# startup - Monday 10 March, 2014

Cork startup takes home top award at SXSW competition
# Accelerator
# Accelerator

Cork startup takes home top award at SXSW competition

Mar 10th 2014, 10:14 AM 8,446 Views 7 Comments

Trustev, a company that specialises in online fraud prevention, came first in the best Enterprise and Big Data category in the SXSW accelerator competition in Austin, Texas.

# startup - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Anti-fraud startup does away with bills (at least for ID purposes)
# Social ID
# Social ID

Anti-fraud startup does away with bills (at least for ID purposes)

Feb 11th 2014, 3:23 PM 10,094 Views 14 Comments

Cork-based startup Trustev, which prevents online fraud by using your social media accounts, is bringing the same verification process to physical stores.

# startup - Wednesday 18 December, 2013

Forbes names Irish business 'hot global startup'
# Business
# Business

Forbes names Irish business 'hot global startup'

Dec 18th 2013, 7:43 AM 12,296 Views 19 Comments

Trustev was set up in 2012 and helps to prevent online fraud.

# startup - Sunday 3 November, 2013

Irish app offers payment each time your phone rings
# Pay Phone
# Pay Phone

Irish app offers payment each time your phone rings

Nov 3rd 2013, 7:44 PM 3,876 Views 3 Comments

You must download ringtone from brands but creators hope phone users will be enticed by monetary rewards.

# startup - Monday 30 May, 2011

‘Massive’ overhaul of company law will make it cheaper to start business
# Companies Bill
# Companies Bill

‘Massive’ overhaul of company law will make it cheaper to start business

May 30th 2011, 11:33 AM 722 Views 0 Comments

Richard Bruton’s Companies Bill, being published in part today, claims to be the biggest reform of company law since 1963.