By @SimonCocking and @oscarmichel8 , another great week for positive tech news stories. We’ve also had a great response for the #Fintech20Ireland event, with 1/3rd of the tickets already gone, before we even reached September. Get you tickets here, and enter here. As always if you’d like us to feature your business drop us a line here [email protected]

Are you one of Ireland’s best Fintech companies? FinTech20 Ireland 2017 open for entries

Goodbye to the Windows Phone, we barely knew you at all

How social media can fight human trafficking, modern day abolitionist, Regina Evans explains

Why the headshot is the vital first impression, John Murray

LOOKING FOR A NEW SOFTWARE OR SEMICONDUCTOR JOB? Check out Software Placements

Contextual marketing: The rules, risks and rewards, by Rebecca Lieb 

Blockchain for Dummies, reviewed

Many DevOps opportunities exist in Ireland, and why this will only continue to increase

The Change Catalyst, Secrets to Successful and Sustainable Business Change reviewed

Smile Again, Your Recovery from Burnout, Breakdown and Overwhelming Stress reviewed

21 awesome businesses to watch, July Business Showcase highlights

Weekly tech review, interviews, reviews, podcasts, innovations

Breaking Banks – Faster Payments with Fintech

Ireland joins International Telescope Station LOFAR

SaaStock, Europe’s premier B2B SaaS Conference coming to Dublin September 18-20

LAToken Implements Blockchain to Sell Fractions of Any Assets — From Real Estate to Art Objects

With UnificationEngine, it is now possible to chat with devices as easily as you can chat with friends

Why we need more focused governance on the impact of Digital Technology by Gafar Kuku

Skip the queue at CHQ with Mastercard’s mobile payment app

Kinesis a UCD spin-out wins $4,500 in Tech-day startup competition

Clooney foundation to open 7 public schools for 3000 Syrian refugee children in Lebanon

Skype users can now send money via the app with PayPal

In Europe, Fintech investment doubles in Q2’17

Toyota Ireland creates an app to save lives on Irish roads

The Innovation Show: Future of Travelling

£6 million research project to find safe water solutions for the developing world

EirGrid has unveiled Tomorrow’s Energy Scenarios 2017

Robots Podcast: Locus Robotics, with Rick Faulk

Conichi was the overall winner of Phocuswright Europe 2017

Adding agile to improve breakthrough innovation

Amazing 4k footage from Outer Space was shot by SONY’s new camera

Tokenaires and the Spiral of Complacency – 11FS Podcasts

My Little Pony by Jillian Godsil, Irish Angel Investor insights with Gianni Matera

113 tools every Irish Startup needs by Rohan Perera

Smart Energy Programme launched in Australia

Robots Podcast: IASP 2016 – Skolkovo, Waterproof Drones and Underwater Vehicles

Sam Maule interviews Natasha Kyprianides from Hellenic Bank

How the latest 360 Cameras are helping in generating VRs? By Rachel Stinson

The top 12 Websites for the growth hacker who doesn’t want to code

5 security tips every Android user should know

Codemotion Berlin, taking place on October 12-13

The next technological singularity: Will mankind be outsmarted by AI? By Fernando Sanchez

ICOBox will help up to 800 startups by issuing tokens

Mike Ross and Wizuda to help HSSCU obtain a compliant share solution

Breaking Banks: More Time, Money and Knowledge with Fintech


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