Net Visionary Award Nominations Open

The Irish Internet Association‘s annual Net Visionary awards are now accepting nominations. This year’s categories are: Best Website – joyous to look at and splendid to use Best Web Development Agency Best Cloud Services for SMEs Best Mobile Application – indispensable to its users Best International Scaling Irish Business Best Start-Up – the one to […]

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Silage Time Lapse

Watch a farmer cut, bale and collect a field of silage in this time lapse. The entire operation took several hours in reality, but with the time lapse it’s reduced down to just over 5 minutes. (You might want to turn off the sound)

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Eircom launches Competition for Rural Fibre Trial

eircom, Ireland’s largest telecommunications provider, has launched a nationwide competition to identify the next Fibre To The Home rural trial community. The move follows on from the first successful trial site in Belcarra, County Mayo, which has seen business and residents of this rural community enjoy the enormous economic, educational and social benefits of having […]

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Last chance to Stake Your Claim as Dot-Irish Landrush Concludes!

The Land Rush Phase of the new Dot-Irish domain Extension will draw to a close tomorrow, Saturday 20 June at 5pm Irish time. Until then, if you’ve got your eye on a prime domain name, you’re still in with a chance of getting it if you get your application in. Land Rush applications are being taken over at, […]

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Which Voters Are More Likely To Be On Twitter?

As we’ve mentioned in the past social media is playing an ever important role in politics, both nationally and internationally. The latest research from Ipsos MRBI looks at voters, the parties they support and how many have Twitter accounts: It indicates that Labour voters are most likely to report Twitter account ownership and that they […]

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Belgrade - February 08, 2014: Logo Of Popular Social Media Website Facebook On Pc Monitor Screen

Facebook To Build Data Centre In Ireland

According to news reports this morning Facebook is planning on building a data centre in Ireland. The new facility will be located near Clonee in Meath. According to reports the project will have a budget of  around €200 million and will boost Facebook’s Irish staff numbers to over 1000. The company already employs over 900 […]

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