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Adrian Weckler

Adrian Weckler is the Tech Editor for the Irish Independent. @adrianweckler Irish Independent

Articles written by this contributor:

Angels Wanted As Irish Startups Face Venture Capital Seed Fund Crunch

Via Independent.ie: If you’re an Irish tech startup looking for funding of under €5m, look out: there’s a crunch coming. Or so says …

17 August 2015 / By Adrian Weckler

Why Ireland’s Data Commissioner Matters

How influential is the Irish Data Protection Commissioner? How much do Facebook and Apple defer to her office when preparing major new features? …

06 July 2015 / By Adrian Weckler

Stripe’s John Collison Tees It up For Tech Startups

Via Independent.ie: Should startups ditch Europe for Silicon Valley? Are valuations of tech firms overhyped? And how will payments with social media services …

29 June 2015 / By Adrian Weckler

Dublin Has Turned Its Start-Up Problem Around

Via Independent.ie: Are we fooling ourselves when we say that Dublin is a real ‘start-up city’? Does it really compare to places such …

19 May 2015 / By Adrian Weckler

Ireland’s New Data Chief: Forget About The Light Touch

Via Independent.ie: Last year, Helen Dixon was appointed to one of the most influential internet regulatory jobs in Europe. As Ireland’s Data Protection …

05 May 2015 / By Adrian Weckler