Meet The Role Models – #6 Karen Bollard

Meet The Role Models is a technology community series which highlights the stories of The Ada Lovelace Initiative role models. The A.L.I. role models are volunteers from the technology industry who have committed to visit secondary schools across Ireland to promote technology careers to pupils. This series features interviews with a diverse range of technology… [Read More]

Asavie; Rise of The Machine Chatter

Last month Asavie won the Irish Software Association’s Outstanding International Growth Award for 2015. It's given to companies that have demonstrated exceptional technological innovation and/or outstanding commercial performance. The company also won the Deloitte 2015 Innovative New Technology award (in association with Google). Both awards boost Asavie's status as one of the most innovative indigenous… [Read More]

Ada’s Bicentennial Birthday; 200 Years of Ada Lovelace

200 years ago today, Augusta Ada King, Countess of Lovelace (née Byron)  was born in London England. Her parents were Lord George Gordon and his wife Anne Isabella Milbanke.  Ada Lovelace is widely regarded as the first computer programmer for her work on Charles Babbage's Analytical Engine in the 1800's.  Today at Verify, on Ada's… [Read More]

Meet The Role Models – #5 Sona Harrison

Meet The Role Models is a technology community series which highlights the stories of The Ada Lovelace Initiative role models. The A.L.I. role models are volunteers from the technology industry who have committed to visit secondary schools across Ireland to promote technology careers to pupils. This series features interviews with a diverse range of technology… [Read More]

Meet The Role Models – #4 Aisling McMahon

Meet The Role Models is a technology community series which highlights the stories of The Ada Lovelace Initiative role models. The A.L.I. role models are volunteers from the technology industry who have committed to visit secondary schools across Ireland to promote technology careers to pupils. This series features interviews with a diverse range of technology… [Read More]