Ireland currently ranks as the sixth ‘most-digital’ economy in the EU. Last week’s Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Summit provided an overview of where we are now, and where AI can take us in the future, writes Róisín Kiberd
Sociology/culture: Vagina: A Re-Education, By Lynn Enright, A&U, €17.25 Vagina: A Re-Educat...
A River in the Trees alternates between the story of Hannah O’Donovan, a 19-year-old living in west Cork during the War of Independence, and Ellen, a 38-year-old living in modern-day London who has returned to Ireland with her life quietly falling apart
The 15th iteration of the Health Summit featured memorable appearances from healthcare luminaries and a range of fascinating ideas being aired, writes Róisín Kiberd
Non-fiction: Seven Signs of Life, By Dr Aoife Abbey , Vintage, €14.95 A doctor born in Ireland ...
Lab Rats is a warning against rampant greed, and a study of how the tech industry’s increasingly brutal practices are taking a toll on its workforce
The consensus among speakers is that the solution lies in increasing urban density - which means changing traditional mindsets
The Construction Industry Federation (CIF) Health and Safety Summit highlights a cultural shift in attitudes to construction workers’ well-being, with fatal injury stats dropping even as the workforce numbers swell, writes Róisín Kiberd