The new government has revealed a central plank of the Smart Economy strategy – apparently, TDs and senators are to receive training on how to use Twitter and Facebook, according to a report in The Sunday Business Post.
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Broadband 3G could hit speeds of 84 megabits per second in the next two years, according to Fergal Kelly, Vodafone’s chief technology officer.
Apple will report another bumper quarter this week after selling an estimated 8m iPads in the run-up to Christmas – around 15.5m since its launch last year, The Sunday Times reports.
Google is to step up its online battle with Amazon next year but opening its own e-book store in the United States before rolling out the new business worldwide, The Sunday Tribune reports, quoting “a source familiar with the company’s plans”.
And finally, a bit of good news … well, for those with a bright idea for a technology start-up. The Sunday Times’ small business page reports on the range of incentives available for high-tech entrepreneurs who want to turn potential into reality.