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Innovative Digital Services Scheme

10th August, 2020

An innovative new scheme has launched this month to give people easier and safer access to digital services.

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PlasmaBound secures €1.1m in new investment

24th June, 2020

University College Dublin (UCD) spin-out PlasmaBound has announced the closing of a €1.1 million investment round today.

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Irish software firm’s bots providing real-time data to help clinicians manage Covid-19 

May 6, 2020

Irish company Medxnote has created a clinical bot that is significantly cutting th time it takes to notify the medical staff of Covid-19 test results. 

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Offr enters Australian market a year ahead of schedule

April 30, 2020

The Offr platform allows real estate agents and auctioneers to offer the entire online sales process through their own existing websites.

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Innovation and creativity in a time of crisis

April 16, 2020

The Covid-19 Crisis has brought out the best in Irish companies, which are assisting the response with a range of innovative and creative solutions.

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Sports tech start-up develops tracking system for athletes at home

April 16, 2020

Irish tech start-up, Output Sports has developed a system that can test athletic performance and track training programmes with a single wearable sensor.

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Dublin studio Vela Games raises $3.1m funding

April 14, 2020

Dublin-based video game studio Vela Games announced that it has raised another $3.1m in funding.

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6 interesting Irish start-ups delving into data

April 2, 2020

These Irish data analytics start-ups are focusing on a range of areas, from generating insights for the cosmetics industry to using data to deal with the Covid-19 crisis.

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The Beauty Buddy wants to be the face of cosmetic consumer analytics

February 3, 2020

The Beauty Buddy, wants to be the ‘go-to app’ for beauty shoppers, while bringing real-time insights to the cosmetics industry.

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Snapfix CEO Paul McCarthy wins New Frontiers Lead Entrepreneur Award

January 30, 2020

Of the 30 start-ups participating in the New Frontiers programme, Paul McCarthy’s business Snapfix impressed judges most with its simple solution and potential for scaling.

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Using analytics to deploy data science more effectively

January 23, 2020

Reformatting software for recruiters reduces bias, speeds up shortlisting and cuts admin.

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Odyssey VC is bringing 100 new jobs to Kildare

January 16, 2020 

New roles will become available across Odyssey VC’s technical, product development, service delivery, compliance, and sales and marketing departments.

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25 Entrepreneurs set to shake their industries in 2020 

December 18, 2019

25 promising entrepreneurs are poised to disrupt their fields, whether they’re focusing on fintech, edtech, medtech or – for one of these agritech experts – actual fields.

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Entrepreneurs to watch in 2020

December 17, 2019

Silicon Republic have rounded up 25 promising entrepreneurs who are poised to disrupt their fields, whether they’re focusing on fintech, edtech, medtech or – for one of these agritech experts – actual fields.

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Geowox Secures Funding

December 6, 2019

Property tech start-up Geowox secures €1.5m in funding under the latest round of the European Union’s Horizon 2020 programme. 

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Founder Firms Secure Health Funding 

December 3, 2019 

€100,000 in funding through Enterprise Ireland’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) programme is to be awarded to five companies following a competitive call. The SBIR funding will enable the SMEs to develop new innovations and technologies to address health complications that arise as a result of diabetes.

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Innovative new pilot launched to speed up access to key services 

August 10, 2020 

An innovative new scheme has launched this month to give people easier and safer access to digital services which require identity checks. 

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Offr raising €3 million in funding led by Barclays

August 20, 2020

Property Tech company plans to expand to the UK and Australia.

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FoodMarble raises €1.2 million to supercharge US expansion

September 11, 2020

Dublin start-up FoodMarble is bringing its digestive solution to patients in the US and Canada and is targeting €4m in sales by the end of 2021. 

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Johnson Hana raises €3.5m to fund US UK expansion

September 28, 2020 

Existing shareholders back legal services specialist’s fund raising. 

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