DUBLIN, IRELAND – It’s great when two worlds collide, and when someone describes themselves as “an IT guru by day and a Sheriffâ€™s Department Search and Rescue volunteer by night”, I know they’ll be a good judge of Decisions For Heroes. I picked up a Mississippi blogger’s post last night via Google alerts: I stumbled […]Read more "From what I can tell so far – this app is amazing!"
DUBLIN, IRELAND – I am in awe today, our service Decisions For Heroes has been featured on the front-page of O’Reilly Radar. Jesse Robbins (serves as co-chair of the Velocity Performance & Operations Conference and was responsible for Amazon.com’s website availability as “Master Of Disaster”) wrote some great words and is now ‘my hero’😉 One […]Read more "D4H on O’Reilly Radar"
DUBLIN, IRELAND – Web2Ireland put out a call for all Irish web applications to add themselves to CrunchBase. I love CrunchBase and Crunchbase-y type sites. Here are all the companies who’ve done it so far. It’s so important people in Ireland talk with each other – join the online community of people doing the same […]Read more "Now With Added Crunch!"
DUBLIN, IRELAND – Jemima Kiss from the Guardian interviewed us on the final day of Seedcamp. You should read the entire article on the Guardian site. Below is an excerpt about D4H… Decisions for Heroes wasn’t selected for funding at the end of the week, but ByteSurgery founder Robin Blandford made it clear that the […]Read more "“close, but no cigar” says Guardian"
This year I’ve a number of my blogs successfully nominated for the Irish Blog Awards. I’d love your vote if you’ve a minute to spare. Please visit http://www.awards.ie/vote/ and vote for the following: Best Group Blog – Sponsored by PutPlace.com Howth Coast Guard Blog and… Team Geared Up Best Designed Blog – Sponsored by Equisoft […]Read more "Irish Blog Awards 2007"
The Second Life team here in work have produced a promo video on how our company, Reuters, uses Second Life. I was surprised to see the high profile names they’ve interviewed in the virtual world – Stelios, CEO of Warner Music, Mayor of San Francisco etc. Eitherway, it works as a good promotion for Second […]Read more "Video: Reuters in Second Life"
I was at the Internet People event by Robert Loch back in November. It was very good, and I got to speak with Alex Tew of the Million Dollar Homepage for a good while, it was the night he broke the story of PixelLotto.com which was seen on TechCrunch the next morning. Little did I […]Read more "Idea Generation: Take A Shower"