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An Post subsidiary Data Ireland has created a big data database system that will help businesses better understand their target markets with ‘of the moment’ insights and data.
An Post subsidiary Data Ireland has created a new big data platform that overlays mapping data with company databases.
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Kenya is aiming to make itself the country to look to when it comes to introducing wind power on a national scale, with the news that construction has started on Africa’s largest wind farm, powering one-fifth of the country’s entire energy needs.
Construction of Africa’s largest wind farm has gotten under way in Kenya with plans to power 20pc of the country’s energy needs.
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John Kennedy on how Ireland’s digital economy will take in both verdant landscapes and bustling cityscapes – and all the entrepreneurs in between.
Ireland needs to embrace smart regions as well as smarter cities if it wants to lead the next industrial revolution.
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Broken bones could one day be fixed in a fraction of the amount of time it takes than current methods with the help of a new bio-printed ‘injectable bone filler’ that will fix the bone at a cellular level.
A newly developed injectable bone filler could help doctors heal broken bones in a fraction of the time of natural healing.
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With so much plastic waste dumped in the world’s oceans each year, sports clothing company Adidas has teamed up with an environmental awareness organisation to take that waste and turn it into a new Adidas shoe range.
Using the vast amounts of plastic waste dumped in the world’s oceans, a new Adidas shoe range is to be created with the help of an environmental organisation.
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Italian spy software company Hacking Team appears to have been hacked, with 400gb of leaked files doing the rounds on the internet. In the leak, countries like Saudi Arabia and Sudan are alleged to be direct customers.
Italian spy software company Hacking Team appears to have been hacked, with 400gb of leaked files doing the rounds on the internet.
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This year’s Tour de France was supposed to be different, with greater access to the teams, greater flows of big data info on riders and greater ways to watch the race unfold. But there have been some teething issues, understandably.
This Tour de France was supposed to be different, with greater flows of big data info on riders. But there have been some teething issues
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Locpin, a new start-up backed by Fat Face investor Clive Beharell, has created a six-character location code accurate to within 10 square metres anywhere on the planet.
Start-up Locpin has created a 6-digit coding system that is more accurate than traditional postcodes and which can be tagged to users.
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This week in gadget news, a stone carver creates a power glove to carve for him, a tactile tablet for the blind was developed and a nifty LED learner keyboard.
This week in gadget news, a stone carver creates a power glove to carve for him and a tactile tablet for the blind is now available.
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New Horizons is just over a week from Pluto, where it will record the closest ever observation of the dwarf plant. On Saturday it broke down, today it has recovered.
New Horizons is just over a week from Pluto, but on Saturday it broke down – today it has recovered. | New Horizons Pluto
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Ireland’s new Data Protection Commissioner (DPC), Helen Dixon, has issued her first annual report, for 2014. We look at five headline issues, including the DPC’s cooperation with global regulators, plans for upcoming audits and the expansion of the DPC’s staff and budget.
We look at five headline issues from the Irish Data Protection Commissioner's Annual Report for 2014 | Regulation | Privacy | Social media
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The NSA’s Google-like search engine for the world’s private communications data XKEYSCORE has more information than previously thought, including router information and VoIP streams from Skype calls.
XKEYSCORE, the NSA's Google for surveillance data, has more private communications than most people thought possible.
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