Well, Bill Gates thinks so.
With 500 redundancies coming from July, the region is bracing for the fallout.
Up to 500 job losses were announced at the firm today.
The company said it is likely that close to 500 jobs will be lost over the next year.
The social networking giant paid more than $2 billion for the company in 2014.
The industry is tipped to be worth $1 billion this year – and it seems like everyone wants a piece.
Ahti Heinla says his on-demand robot delivery business will help small businesses compete.
Cheaper technology has put VR in reach of many more firms.
The company, set up by the ‘Willy Wonka of energy’, reportedly raised €23m from investors.
As part of our How My Business Works series we profile Dublin technology company Cubic Telecom.
The head of Dublin-based Movidius, which was recently sold to Intel in a huge deal, is aiming for sales of $1bn.
The Silicon Valley tech giant overwhelmingly relies on people buying its latest iPhones.
InfiniLED’s super-efficient display technology could make its way into the next generation of headsets.
The company also halted all sales and exchanges of the handset that has a tendency to catch fire.
A message on Twitter led Colmac Robotics to develop a prototype of a computerised handbag for US personal finance firm Finder.
Helen McBreen from Atlantic Bridge, one of the firms that backed Irish tech startup Movidius, talks about what it takes to scale a business in Ireland.
David Moloney of Movidius said the deal takes his company ‘to the next level’.
The 10-year-old company announced the acquisition today.
The firm’s market value has slumped since it went public in the US last year.
The company is the latest being forced to adjust to the shift towards cloud-computing technology.