Elaine O'Regan

Elaine O'Regan

Lip-reading tech will boost voice recognition in noisy environments

Lip-reading tech will boost voice recognition in noisy environments

Company: Liopa Done deal: $1m investment The clincher: “Liopa brings together great technology...

Belfast luggage shipping firm bags $1m US contract

Belfast luggage shipping firm bags $1m US contract

Company: Uni Baggage Done deal: $1 million US contract The clincher: “We are on target to doubl...

Making a splash! €250,000 funding for memory-boosting drink firm

Making a splash! €250,000 funding for memory-boosting drink firm

Company: Liquid Clearly Clever Water Done deal: €5m expansion The clincher: “Liquid Clearly C...

Wife’s severe morning sickness led scientist to develop wearable hydration monitor

Wife’s severe morning sickness led scientist to develop wearable hydration monitor

Cork-based chemical engineer Paul McAleese hopes to bring device to market later this year

Stylish duo’s passion for fashion worth the price

Stylish duo’s passion for fashion worth the price

High-end boutique in great shape for 21st birthday

Burglaries inspired website for tracking stolen property

Burglaries inspired website for tracking stolen property

With the launch of his new venture Theftfinders.ie, Kilkenny-based businessman Ivan Sheridan hope...

Wexford software streamlines recruitment for global giants

Wexford software streamlines recruitment for global giants

Online video software developed in Wexford to ease recruitment for big companies has secured Iris...

Naas's Emporium Kalu comes of age

Naas's Emporium Kalu comes of age

The business, founded by Kate O'Dwyer and Louise Flanagan, thrived through the boom years of the Celtic Tiger and survived a risky move to larger premises in 2008 on the cusp of recession

Distillery invests €230k to launch Moira gin school and gastropub

Distillery invests €230k to launch Moira gin school and gastropub

The team opened The Stillhouse of Moira four months ago

Shannon port company acquires €2.8 million crane

Shannon port company acquires €2.8 million crane

Crane was bought as part of a wider €64 million investment programme

Thin is in for lighting production start-up

Thin is in for lighting production start-up

Mechanical engineer Matt Hanbury established Lightly Technologies in January 2016

Dublin distiller signs NYC deal with Dead Rabbit Whiskey

Dublin distiller signs NYC deal with Dead Rabbit Whiskey

New York bar The Dead Rabbit Grocery & Grog has launched a limited edition whiskey in collaboration with Darryl McNally, master distiller at The Dublin Liberties Distillery

Another kind of  arcade fire

Another kind of arcade fire

Future Shock’s Virtual Reality booths allow users to fly around the city, become wizards or play mini-golf, all from the safety of its premises in Smithfield

Developer of game for children with ADHD seeking €750,000

Developer of game for children with ADHD seeking €750,000

Cortechs is a Dublin company combining gaming with neurofeedback to help improve focus in children with ADHD

Fintech start-up Assure Hedge passes sandbox test to launch in Britain

Fintech start-up Assure Hedge passes sandbox test to launch in Britain

Assure Hedge was one of two Irish companies selected last year to take part in the regulatory sandbox run by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in Britain