Patent Wars

The patent war is the latest in a string of spats between the big corporations but is it anything new? The answer is no. Companies have been suing and counter suing over patents for as long as they have existed. What is interesting about it is this time is the race to acquire the patents;…

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Alfred heading for an A+

Alfred is an iPhone app that tracks all your records (Facebook information, tweets, movement) and gives you information on nearby restaurants; suggesting locations and items from menus based on what it thinks you like! Expect to see a lot more of these type of apps in the future as last mentioned on Qwerty.ie. Alfred is…

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CloudFlare causing a storm

CloudFlare has just announced that they happened to pick up a cool $20 million in investment last November. Almost a 1000% increase on funds raised in 2009, proving that someone thinks they’re on to something. And Qwerty.ie couldn’t agree more, that’s why we already use CloudFlare! For those that haven’t heard of CloudFlare yet (the…

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TEDxTallaghtTED

On Wednesday 13th July 2011, the county library in Tallaght will broadcast TEDGlobal live from Edinburgh. Beginning at 8.30am you’ll be able to drop in and catch some of the TED talks that are happening with no need to book anything in advance. You can find more information at the TEDxTallaght website or over on…

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