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TG4 viewing share up 10% during Lockdown

3.14m individuals or 72% of the population watched TG4 during the Covid-19 lockdown period (12th March - 31st July 2020).  VoD views for the lockdown spell are up 150% on ...
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Fleadh2020 – A celebration of Fleadh Cheoil on TG4

Fleadh 2020 from 6-9 August at 9.30pm Lean leis an gceol, the music continues. TG4 in partnership with Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann, brings us Fleadh2020, a 4-night celebration of Fleadh Ceoil ...
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EML’s change for good Initiative will Eliminate 25 Million Pieces of Plastic from FinTech

Payments Giant EML is Creating a Better Tomorrow Through its Commitment to Reducing the Use of Plastic Cards in the Communities it Serves Worldwide by 50%. EML PAYMENTS LIMITED (ASX: ...
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Five Things COVID-19 Has Taught Us About Climate Action

Tracy O’Rourke, CEO of Climate Action impact business Vivid Edge* highlights five valuable insights that COVID-19 has taught us about climate action. 1. We are unprepared.Both climate and COVID-19 are ...
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Engineers Ireland welcomes the July Jobs Stimulus and €500 million in additional capital investment

Commenting on the stimulus package, which includes a commitment to increase capital expenditure in 2021 to €9.1 billion, Engineers Ireland’s Director General Caroline Spillane said: “The investment in capital spending will ...
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COVID-19 highlights need for more Medical Scientists in Hospitals

Ireland needs an Integrated Laboratory Information System There is an urgent need for more Medical Scientists working in hospitals, as all hospital laboratories face serious recruitment and retention challenges. There ...
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Invite to join Technology Virtual Clubs

NCBI Labs Technology Clubs invites anyone who is blind or visually impaired and interested in how technology can help overcome any barriers in daily life to participate in their Virtual ...
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University College Dublin Quantum Computer Spin-out Named One to Watch by Nature Research

Equal1 Labs, a University College Dublin (UCD) spin-out, which is developing a new type of quantum computer based on the latest advances in semiconductor CMOS technology, has been named a ...
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TG4 launches Glúin Nua mentorship scheme at Galway Film Fleadh

Glúin Nua: New Commissioning fund to support emerging directors, writers, and creative producers to create short-form content in the Irish language. A new Commissioning and Mentorship fund is launched by ...
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Twelve Female Scientists Set to Speak at Soapbox Science Dublin 2020

Soapbox Science Dublin 2020 speaker Dr Fatemeh Golpayegani, UCD School of Computer Science who will deliver a talk entitled, Sustainable solutions to urban problems. Illustration by Francesca Tiley. Twelve (12) ...
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TG4’s Annual Report for 2019 reveals many successes for the station

A record year for TG4 is set out in the station's Annual Report for 2019. For the first time ever since it began broadcasting, TG4 was the 6th most viewed ...
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Empiric Logic Joins NVIDIA Inception Accelerator Programme

Pictured at NovaUCD is Gareth O’Sullivan, CEO, Empiric Logic. (Credit: Paul Sharp, Sharppix) Empiric Logic recently announced that it has joined the NVIDIA Inception Accelerator Programme as a community member ...
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Maurice Buckley inaugurated as 128th President of Engineers Ireland

Engineers Ireland’s 2019 Annual Report published - 38% of new members were ‘global’ engineers Maurice Buckley, current Executive Chairman of the Office of Public Works, has been inaugurated as the ...
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THEYA Healthcare Launches Bamboo Fibre Protective Face Masks

Pictured in Dalkey, Co. Dublin is Ciara Donlon, CEO & founder, THEYA Healthcare with models Lucy Archbold and Conor Barry wearing the THEYA bamboo fibre protective face masks. (Credit: Ian McDevitt) ...
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Equilume Announces Partnership with International Eventing Riders

Pictured is Irish international eventing rider Sam Watson. (Source: Equilume) Equilume, an Irish equine biotech firm offering lighting solutions for the international equine industry, has today announced a partnership with ...
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NovaUCD Announced Winners of Annual Innovation Awards

Pictured is Professor Madeleine Lowery, UCD School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, winner of the 2019 NovaUCD Invention of the Year Award. (Nick Bradshaw, Fotonic) Bobby Healy the founder of ...
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PFS Expresses its Empathy for Wirecard Customers & Clients

PFS (a company of EML) has expressed its desire to support the cardholders and corporate clients of Wirecard at this time. The global FinTech understands that steps taken today by ...
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PlasmaBound Seals €1.1 million Investment Round

Pictured (l-r) at University College Dublin are PlasmaBound co-founders, Alan Barry, CEO and James Nicholas Barry, Technical Director. (Nick Bradshaw, Fotonic) PlasmaBound, a University College Dublin (UCD) spin-out, which has ...
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UCD Formula Student Wins the 2020 NovaUCD Student Enterprise Competition

NovaUCD announced that UCD Formula Student (UCDFS) has been declared overall winner of the 2020 NovaUCD Student Enterprise Competition and has won a €5,000 cash prize. Pictured are UCD engineering ...
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Ahead of International Women in Engineering Day, Engineers Ireland calls for students to consider CAO options

As the 1 July CAO Change of Mind deadline approaches and in advance of International Women in Engineering Day on Tuesday, 23 June, Engineers Ireland has renewed its call for ...
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