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Fashion-retail tech has never been so in style

Fashion-retail tech has never been so in style

More emphasis on the customer experience - and the introduction of ‘interactive mirrors’ for fashion shoppers - is only the starting point of what’s to come in retail tech, reports Fiona Alston

Driving the technology curriculum

Driving the technology curriculum

ICT is shooting up the school curriculum and given that Ireland is positioning itself as Europe’s tech hub some would say it’s not before time. ECDL Ireland has been leading the field for two decades, writes Jason Walshe

Smart ideas in schools

Smart ideas in schools

Moving beyond thinking about just hardware means thinking about the how and why of learning, but doing this is itself a reason to bring smart technology into the core learning experience, writes Jason Walshe

Thinking big, thinking bright

Thinking big, thinking bright

Epson’s new range of interactive projectors is aiming to help children display their bright ideas

How the state can help you to create and protect unique assets

How the state can help you to create and protect unique assets

Increasingly, firms are investing in intellectual property rather than assets like land or oil, which are subject to value fluctuation. The state’s multibillion-euro research infrastructure helps to make this happen, writes Graham Clifford

When to contact the patent office

When to contact the patent office

The need to protect your original work - be it industrial design, a trademark, or a piece of music - may seem obvious, but globally there are many cases of ideas created by one firm being used by another

Taking care of your very best ideas

Taking care of your very best ideas

Win two tickets to the 2018 All-Ireland Football Championship Final

Win two tickets to the 2018 All-Ireland Football Championship Final

Capture the magic of Croke Park as Dublin battle Tyrone with two premium level tickets from The Sunday Business Post

'It certainly feels like the next 10 years will be “now or never” in terms of tackling the problems of coverage and adequacy'

'It certainly feels like the next 10 years will be “now or never” in terms of tackling the problems of coverage and adequacy'

Maurice Whyms, President of the Society of Actuaries Ireland (SAI) on the future of the pensions industry in Ireland

'If you wait for something to hit the mainstream, your business won’t be looking at the menu; it’ll be on it'

'If you wait for something to hit the mainstream, your business won’t be looking at the menu; it’ll be on it'

John Abel, Vice President of Cloud Technology for the UK, Ireland and Israel on the challenges facing modern technology leaders

'If the industry can deliver both what individuals need in retirement, as well as what they want, they will be doing well.'

'If the industry can deliver both what individuals need in retirement, as well as what they want, they will be doing well.'

Chris Curry, Director of the Pensions Policy Institute on the future of pensions in Ireland

'The pensions industry underpins the economic and social life in Ireland'

'The pensions industry underpins the economic and social life in Ireland'

Rose Leonard, Head of Corporate Distribution & CRM at Zurich Life on the future of pensions in Ireland

KBC research: 6 in 10 Irish customers are planning to save more

KBC research: 6 in 10 Irish customers are planning to save more

Don’t be spooked by market wobbles

Don’t be spooked by market wobbles

The best way to offset risk is to take a long-term view and remain diversified, writes Patrizia Libotte

The post-Brexit cliffhanger facing the Irish film industry

The post-Brexit cliffhanger facing the Irish film industry

While industry leaders broadly welcome the government’s €200m Audio-visual Action Plan, a spectre looms on the horizon, writes Graham Clifford