UK & Ireland

Intel to Sell Stake in Leixlip Plant’s Joint Venture for €10 Billion

Chip maker Intel has announced the sale of a 49% stake in a joint venture linked to its ‘Fab 34’ manufacturing facility in Leixlip, Co Kildare for $11 billion (€10.1bn).

Dublin Gets Drone Strategy to Oversee Deployment in City

Some of the areas for which drones are being deployed in Dublin include mapping, inspecting dangerous buildings and emergency response services.

RoviSys Embarks on Expansion: Unveils New Dublin Office in Ireland

RoviSys, a premier provider of automation and information solutions, proudly announces the opening of its newest office in Dublin, Ireland.

Eleven Start-ups Selected for UCD’s New AI Accelerator Programme

The eleven start-ups selected to participate in University College Dublin’s (UCD) new AI Ecosystem Accelerator programme were announced today.

IrishJobs index has Reported a decrease in IT Sector Vacancies

Data shows that the sector is stabilising after significant growth during the Covid-19 pandemic.

BioMarin Tops LinkedIn List of Best Places to Work in Ireland

AstraZeneca, the British-Swedish pharmaceutical giant, and ServiceNow, the US-based software provider, took the second and third spots respectively as pharma and biotech dominated the list.

Labour Market Pulse Claims Generative AI will be a Catalyst for Enhancing Workforce Productivity

IDA Ireland, in collaboration with Microsoft and LinkedIn, has today published the latest in its Labour Market Pulse report series which provides insights and trends from the Irish labour market to help inform decision-makers across business, academia and public policy.

‘Godfather of AI’ Geoffrey Hinton receives UCD’s highest honour

Hinton’s research into deep learning paved the way for the rise of AI systems, but he has also spoken out about the dangers this technology poses for the future.

Swoop Named Fastest Growing Tech Company in Ireland

Swoop, the fintech company, was recently named the winner of the 2023 Deloitte Fast 50 in Ireland ranking number one amongst the country’s 50 fastest-growing technology companies.

MoJ Cyber Strategy Sets Out Vision for the UK

The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) has published a dedicated cyber security strategy outlining its intent for secure design…