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30 06, 2022

Google’s ‘fast track to surveillance’ sparks backlash from European consumer groups over ‘deceptive’ practices

By | 2022-06-30T02:35:48+00:00 June 30th, 2022|Technology|Comments Off on Google’s ‘fast track to surveillance’ sparks backlash from European consumer groups over ‘deceptive’ practices

The Regional consumer organisation BEUC accused Google of using ‘deceptive design, unclear language, misleading choices and missing information’ for extensive data collection.

28 06, 2022

What you need to know about diabetes, John Simpson interviewed by Sangeeta Waldron

By | 2022-06-28T15:00:56+00:00 June 28th, 2022|Technology|Comments Off on What you need to know about diabetes, John Simpson interviewed by Sangeeta Waldron

diabetesJohn Simpson Talks About Neuropad, for People Living With Diabetes In this episode of the Irish Tech News podcast, I am joined by John Simpson, CEO of Neuropad®, a biotech company, which is a game-changer for the early detection of diabetic foot syndrome, a condition which can lead to serious complications such as foot ulceration […]

28 06, 2022

175 New Jobs in Limerick as Three Expands

By | 2022-06-28T14:45:50+00:00 June 28th, 2022|Technology|Comments Off on 175 New Jobs in Limerick as Three Expands

LimerickThree has announced an expansion of their Castletroy customer experience service to support growing demand from their UK-based business customers. This will be the first time the Irish office has exported services to Three UK’s customers. The new positions, both full-time and part-time, will open across the next four years, bringing the centre’s almost 400 employees […]

28 06, 2022

Chinese video gaming billionaire plans relocation with family abroad after draconian Shanghai lockdown

By | 2022-06-28T14:00:12+00:00 June 28th, 2022|Technology|Comments Off on Chinese video gaming billionaire plans relocation with family abroad after draconian Shanghai lockdown

XD co-founder and CEO Huang Yimeng has told colleagues he is making preparations to move out of China, as a rising number of Chinese middle-class families are contemplating relocation to escape strict Covid-19 control measures.

28 06, 2022

Apple supplier Foxconn starts new hiring spree at world’s largest iPhone factory in China ahead of next product launch

By | 2022-06-28T13:00:24+00:00 June 28th, 2022|Technology|Comments Off on Apple supplier Foxconn starts new hiring spree at world’s largest iPhone factory in China ahead of next product launch

The large-scale recruitment drive in the central Chinese city of Zhengzhou reflects Apple and Foxconn’s efforts to quickly move past recent supply chain disruptions on the mainland.

27 06, 2022

Europe’s largest housing festival brings something for everyone

By | 2022-06-27T14:00:03+00:00 June 27th, 2022|Technology|Comments Off on Europe’s largest housing festival brings something for everyone

housing 2022Housing, the award-winning Chartered Institute of Housing’s annual conference and Europe’s largest housing festival, returns to its usual timeline and will take place 28-30 June at Manchester Central. When and where is it on? Housing 2022 28th-30th June 2022 Manchester Central, Convention Complex, Windmill Street, Manchester, M2 3GX How many years has it been going? […]

27 06, 2022

Expleo Ireland announces 200 new jobs and plans for regional hubs

By | 2022-06-27T13:00:39+00:00 June 27th, 2022|Technology|Comments Off on Expleo Ireland announces 200 new jobs and plans for regional hubs

Phil Codd, Managing Director, Expleo IrelandExpleo, a global technology, engineering and consulting service provider, have announced 200 jobs and the opening of its first regional hub in Mahon, Co. Cork. The company is investing €10M in the expansion of its workforce, along with the establishment of a network of regional hubs as part of the investment. Expleo has been operating […]

27 06, 2022

ByteDance’s metaverse investments continue with acquisition of Chinese virtual social platform PoliQ

By | 2022-06-27T11:00:17+00:00 June 27th, 2022|Technology|Comments Off on ByteDance’s metaverse investments continue with acquisition of Chinese virtual social platform PoliQ

Beijing-based ByteDance, owner of short video app TikTok, has acquired Chinese virtual reality start-up PoliQ, the latest investment in the tech giant’s ongoing efforts to crack the metaverse.