Blockchain Ireland is a combined effort of government and Irish based companies, led by the IDA Blockchain Expert Group, to help promote and share information on blockchain in Ireland
Google Enters Crypto and Blockchain Search Business With New Tools
A new raft of crypto and blockchain analytics tools has just been launched by search giant Google. They will provide deep data sets for the top cryptocurrencies and aim to revolutionize blockchain search as the company did for...
Blockathon – It’s a wrap!
The Government of Ireland hosted a blockchain hackathon to identify public services business problems that can be solved using blockchain technology. Fair to say that the event was a success, and congratulations are in place...
ConsenSys announces scholarship programme
The ConsenSys Scholarship Programme was created to support developers through their academic journey and encourage talented masters students to pursue a career in the Ethereum Blockchain ecosystem.
ConsenSys Dublin staff numbers to top 110 next year
ConsenSys Ireland will create an additional 50 jobs in Dublin next year, bringing its total staff here to 110 people
KamaGames seeks to raise €22m via crypto token sale
KamaGames, the Dublin-based gaming company, is seeking to raise $25 million (€22 million) in a token sale exploiting blockchain technology and the ethereum cryptocurrency platform.
Europe’s leading fintech, blockchain & finance experts set to speak at 3rd Blockchain for Finance Conference in October
– Jeremy Wilson, Vice Chairman of Barclays set to discuss the future role of digital tokens in financial services– BFC EU takes place in Dublin’s Aviva Stadium on October 2-4– Host sponsors include Deloitte, Arthur Cox,...
Intercom leads way in €436m VC boost
Irish companies raised more than $500m (€436.33m) in venture capital in the first half of 2018, according to analysis compiled by KPMG
Ethereum Developer Course
This course is for developers who want to take a comprehensive deep dive into all aspects of the Ethereum blockchain technology platform and its related smart contracts, and applications that interact with it
Irish women getting onboard with Blockchain
"This week the crypto divas, aka myself Jillian Godsil, and my partner in crime, Liina Laas Billson, were pretty upbeat. We have decided the price of bitcoin and the other alt coins is less and less affecting our view of the...
Crypto Payments Startup Logos Network Raises $3M in Funding Round
Ireland-based cryptocurrency company Logos Network has raised $3 million in a seed funding for its blockchain-based payment system, the company said on Thursday
New €20m technology hub to create 1,000 jobs in Dublin
The 7,000 sqm hub will be the largest of its kind in Ireland and among the top five in Europe
11 tech firms with graduate programmes to kick-start your career
Looking for the perfect graduate programme? Here are a few tech companies with programmes that could inspire you
US fintech guru taking Irish firm Global
Andy Stewart is a founding partner at the private equity firm with a new $25m stake in Global Shares
Tech billionaire McMurtry boosts Swords headcount
Inventor's Renishaw adding jobs here after record sales
10 Irish startups to look out for in 2018 and beyond
This week we took a closer look at the Irish startup scene with the goal to introduce you to some of the most promising startups from there. Below you’ll find 10 Irish startups to look out for in 2018 and beyond
An alliance of Europe’s top banks has quietly based its blockchain ambitions in Dublin
HSBC, Santander and Deutsche Bank are all part of the We.trade consortium
Accenture, Thales Showcase Blockchain System for A&D Supply Chains
Ireland-based professional services and management consulting giant Accenture has collaboratedwith French aerospace and defense (A&D) major Thales to create a blockchain-powered system
ABC Council appoints first ever Digital Ambassador
Borough’s digital transformation to be spearheaded by NI tech leader Aaron Taylor
There were 800 jobs announced across Ireland this week
n a rare twist, none of the roles announced in Ireland this week were in Dublin, as Ulster romped to victory in job creation
Talent Garden unveil new campus in Dublin
Europe’s largest co-working network, Talent Garden, will launch a new hub for digital innovation, in partnership with Dublin City University in September
Irish Medical Aid Project Puts “Baby on the Blockchain” in Tanzania For First Time Ever
Irish AID:Tech and Dutch PharmAccess recently collaborated together to form a blockchain project that would help them to fairly distribute charitable donations
Grand plans: Trinity thinks big with €1bn technology and innovation hub
Dublin is aiming to lay claim to having "the most innovative square mile on the planet" on a site overlooking Grand Canal Quay.
Approval to be given for Ireland’s first technological university
DIT's new Grangegorman campus will be the hub of the new technological university
The U.S. Blockchain Association names Irish woman as a board member
Jillian Godsil, Cryptocurrency Advocate, was unanimously nominated to the Board of the U.S. Blockchain Association, having joined a female-majority organization dedicated to promoting Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies for the masses
Bright future for fintech after Fexco expansion
The sector has become big business here and market is growing across the country, writes Ailish O'Hora
Luno’s Maya Kumar: ‘Blockchain at its core is about integrity’
Global digital currency platform Luno is expanding into Ireland, bringing its digital currency services to a market it views as a significant financial centre in Europe
Irish woman appointed first Western employee for Chinese Blockchain Company
Irish woman, Karina Collins, has been appointed to the position of Director of Marketing for a major Chinese Blockchain company, NULS.
7 companies hiring in blockchain right now
If you’re looking to get a start working with one of the most promising emerging technologies there is, check out this list of employers hiring in blockchain now.
Blockchain for Finance Conference EU comes to Dublin’s Aviva Stadium in October
The conference will be back at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on October 2-4, 2018
US blockchain-focused start-up opts for Galway over Dublin
Comcast-backed Blockdaemon has created platform to easily deploy blockchain projects
Study Finds Irish Crypto Userbase to Have Quadrupled in Four Years
Research has indicated that Irish attitudes regarding cryptocurrency are increasingly positive, with the Irish cryptocurrency user base estimated to have quadrupled in last four years.
Blockchain services firm Wachsman to create 50 new jobs in Dublin
Wachsman is expanding its Dublin team as it offers a new suite of services.
Enterprise Ireland launches €750k fund for fintech and blockchain startups
Enterprise Ireland, a government organisation responsible for the development and growth of Irish enterprises in world markets, has announced the launch of a new €750,000 Competitive Start Fund (CSF) for Fintech and Deep Tech...
Irish blockchain start-up delivering international aid to refugee camps raises €1m
Aid:Tech investment marks first time Enterprise Ireland has backed a blockchain firm
BNP Paribas and EY explore private blockchain to optimize the bank’s global internal treasury operations
BNP PARIBAS ALM Treasury and EY today announced they successfully completed a pilot demonstrating the feasibility of using blockchain to optimize the global internal treasury operations of the bank.