At a meeting of the Russian Historical Society (RHS) at the Kremlin in Moscow officials conceding problems with the current Russian history curriculum have announced a plan, supported by President Vladimir Putin, to create a unified school textbook on Russian history, using a Wiki technology
Minister for Communication Pat Rabbitte yesterday announced that every household in the country will be liable for a broadcast charge that will take the place of the TV licence fee. Will Faulkner spoke to technology and media commentator Andy O’ Donoghue to find out more
On today's show we discussed the topic of getting paid online. Let's say your website is operational, you're getting traffic, or visitors to your website and they are ordering. So you need to get paid. Almost all transactions right now on the web are
Today the Taoiseach, the Tánaiste and the Jobs & Enterprise Minister launched the government's Action Plan for Jobs 2013, the next step in the Government’s plan to rebuild the economy and accelerate the transition to a sustainable, jobs-rich economy based on enterprise, innovation and exports. The
The financial services firm Cowen and Company conducted a survey on the viewing numbers of House of Cards indicating that one in ten Netflix subscribers had watched at least one episode of the Netflix 'own brand' political drama. On average, the
Last week, Ryan Gallagher in The Guardian wrote about RIOT, an experimental project by the defence contractor Raytheon. A Cyber-Tracking tool, RIOT (Rapid Information Overlay Technology) analyses photos and the location data that may be attached to the photos that social network users take and post to
Andy O’Donoghue, Dublin’s Talking resident tech expert, joined Lynsey Dolan back live in studio to take a look at A defense contractor in the US who is tracking people and predicting what they’ll do & news that Twitter have teamed up with American Express.
Today on Down To Business with Bobby Kerr we looked at how the timing looks perfect for Cloud. Broadband speeds, consumerisation of IT and economies of scale have combined to allow innovative companies, well known and large - and small and disruptive, to create innovative
Andy O’Donoghue, Dublin’s Talking resident technology journalist, joined Lynsey Dolan back live in studio to take a look at the best Technology show on TV, and the Google Boss sells 40% of his Google shares for around 2.5 billion dollars.
Black Mirror, an International Emmy winner, is a sort of mash-up of many things Brooker has written and spoken about. He's confessed to loving gadgets and checking his time-line too often. But it's in his Guardian column that we've seen the seeds for Black Mirror
I've never met Charlie Brooker. Never spoken to him. Never DMed him. I saw him once, at Television Centre at a press launch, but a colleague talked me out of the full Kathy Bates Misery gush just in time. However, I'm a fan.
With the growing trend for 2nd screen apps, and television broadcasters working on making audiences more engaged and active in the online communities accompanying programmes, the BBC have launched Top Gear Bingo! which is based on British based Monterosa’s LViS platform,
With the growing trend for 2nd screen apps, and television broadcasters working on making audiences more engaged and active in the online communities accompanying programmes, the BBC have launched Top Gear Bingo! which is based on British based Monterosa’s LViS platform, a leader in the
Curtis Cooper, a mathematician and computer science professor at the University of Central Missouri, has discovered the largest known prime numberto date on January 25. Several people verified the discovery using different hardware and software by the beginning
Andy O’Donoghue, Dublin’s Talking resident tech expert, joined Chris Barry back live in studio to take a look at Dell being privatised today & how Oreo Cookies stole the Super Bowl with social media.