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The Liberties Creative Campus will hopefully attract many different artists

‘Liberties Creative Campus’ planned for artists and local residents

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Dublin City Council is to carry out a study into ambitious plans for a €19 million ‘Liberties Creative Campus’ based in the city. Three council-owned sites in Dublin have been

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Meet the Sligoman behind the Irish Language Programming Language Setanta

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Have you heard about Setanta? It’s a programming language aimed at people who use the Irish language and it was created by an Irishman. Meet Eoin Davey, a Sligoman and

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Say 👋 to Dubliner Keith Broni, the Irish Emoji Officer

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Emoticons have come a long way since the characters appeared back in 1999. If you’re a smartphone user, then the chances are that you’ve used emojis and emoticons in some

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Tullamore Coder Dojo launches virtual classroom for budding coders

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Now that most of us are now confined to our homes, many parents are looking for ways to entertain and educate their young ones. Cue: Tullamore Coder Dojo who have

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Amateur 3D Printing group creates visors for frontline healthcare workers in Ireland

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Members of the 3D Printing group on Facebook are doing their bit for the community by printing much-needed face shields for healthcare workers in Ireland. Kae Verens, who I previously

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Young musicians in Ireland can now secure their Ukulele Licence online

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Ever wanted to learn the ukulele? Did you know that you can even get a licence in it? A new free online resource for ukulele enthusiasts aimed at children and

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Irish games developer gets Dicey Dungeons indie title onto the Nintendo Switch

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Good news Dicey Dungeons fans: Irishman Terry Cavanagh from Tydavnet, Co. Monaghan has announced that his popular indie game is to be ported on the Nintendo Switch. ‘The switch port

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Meet the Irishwoman writing one Wikipedia article a day for 2020

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If you’ve ever had to work online or have been curious about anything to do with anything, then chances are at some stage you’ve used Wikipedia. But have you ever

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Meet a CoderDojo Mentor: How coding has inspired young people in Monaghan

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Kae Verens was born in the late 1970s and grew up in Tallaght in Dublin before finally settling down in Co. Monaghan. He is a CoderDojo mentor. ‘People say my

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Meet the Irishman who owns Speedrun.com, the largest Speedrunning hub in the world

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Chances are unless you’re a gamer, you’ve probably never heard of Speedrun.com.

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