Category Archives: Start ups

Gamifying meditative breathing with the Zen biosensor

Zinc Software, a Dublin-based company that is developing next-generation heart sensors, has secured €650,000 in an investment round to bring its first product to market. The company is pioneering a wireless biosensor, termed ‘Zen’, that clips onto an ear lobe. Once … Continue reading

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Where tech meets social: how entrepreneurs use tech to drive social change

Social Entrepreneurs Ireland (SEI) has been helping social enterprises across Ireland scale up for the past eight years. However, the organisation is seeing a shift towards technology social entrepreneurship. Silicon Republic talks to the founders of two social enterprises about … Continue reading

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