Tag Archives: ICT

Turning Ireland into an ‘internet capital’

The Irish Government has announced a series of educational and legislative reforms as part of its ongoing efforts to establish Ireland as the internet capital of Europe; a foremost location for companies looking to start and grow tech business. Central … Continue reading

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Computing the possibilities of a Higher Diploma

With 9 of the top 10 US information and computer technology (ICT) companies operating in Ireland, some 36,000 people employed in the sector and abundant opportunites for those with the right skills, some have made the claim that when it … Continue reading

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The Three Sectors Driving Ireland’s Economy

If the economic difficulties of the last few years have been like a invading force holding the country under siege, then Ireland’s exporters have been the fearless, resourceful soldiers manufacturing a defiant plan of resistance, or escape. The numbers, which … Continue reading

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Mobiles to outnumber people by 2014

If you were looking for hard facts and figures to support the ongoing ICT/digital sector hype, then look no further. A recent report by the International Telecoms Union (ITU) showed that 2.7 billion people -approximately one-third of the world’s population … Continue reading

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Is getting caught in the Web a good thing?

Digital media, Big Data, The Cloud – we’re constantly being reminded about web-based areas of potential economic growth and encouraged to get trained up in them, but what effect will they have on the individual, and, in turn, on society? … Continue reading

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