Pinterest senior engineering deputy Jeremy King tells SiliconRepublic.com the platform’s ambitious plans, including doubling its engineering team in Dublin by this year. “There really is no other platform like Pinterest. Many people like to compare us to social media. We are not really social media. It’s a place that is essentially personal. “ This is…

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Joe Sullivan, once Uber CSO, is now facing additional charges for his alleged role in concealing a massive hack. Former Uber security chief Joe Sullivan will face fraud charges in the US for his alleged attempt to cover up a 2016 data breach where 57 million user and driver data were leaked. compromised by hackers.…

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Barterchain, Big Fan and LiveDuel are the three Irish start-up companies that will face a group of global Web3 companies in Dublin this week. Last month, a panel of Web3 global gurus showed Future Human audiences how NFTs and other emerging technologies are changing the way we interact with games, art, and the world at…

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Tánaiste Leo Varadkar said the bill aims to protect Ireland’s critical technologies from foreign investors with ‘evil intentions’. Ireland will soon be able to control foreign investment from non-EU sources that could pose risks to national security. Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment Leo Varadkar, TD, received government approval yesterday (June 26th) to…

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The beginnings of automation on both sides of the Atlantic, including the Dublin players, Tines and Webio, are changing the way we do business. Since the beginning of the pandemic, digital transformation has been at the top of the agenda for many business leaders trying to recover from disruption or take advantage of the unexpected…

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Klarna, Mastercard and Apple are just some of the companies that Revolut will have to compete with as it launches its BNPL service in Europe. The revolver has finally joined the Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) group and is now launching the service in Europe, starting with Ireland. Numerous media reports have confirmed that Revolut…

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CEO and founder Charlie Gleeson said the launch of NovaUCD will use the investment to expand into Ireland, the UK and Europe. Irish micromobility launch Zipp Mobility has just closed a € 6.1 million financing round today (June 23rd) to expand its e-bike and e-scooter services in Ireland and beyond. One of the first companies…

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Learning from audio in just a minute, the new AI feature can give Alexa the ability to sound like almost anyone. Technology still can not turn people from the dead, but Amazon is working on a feature that will allow its Alexa artificial intelligence assistant to speak to the voice of a dead relative to…

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InVera Medical, Loci Orthopedics, Ovagen and Selio Medical have made big money on the most competitive EIC accelerator funding to date. Four high-potential Irish companies and companies supported by Enterprise Ireland will receive € 23 million in funding from the European Innovation Council (EIC) accelerator program this year. The EIC Accelerator is part of the…

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Another player is joining the broadcast wars in Ireland this week, with Paramount + bringing in a mountain of content for € 7.99 a month. Global entertainment giant Paramount is launching its broadcasting service in Ireland and the UK on 22 June. Launched in the US last year, Paramount + is the media conglomerate’s horse…

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