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Your monthly guide to technology in business

Connected Emmet Ryan

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Your monthly guide to technology in business

    Talking cybersecurity with Michael Conway and Dave Feenan

    Talking cybersecurity with Michael Conway and Dave Feenan

    Connected is back with two great guests and veterans of the IT industry. Michael Conway has been running Renaissance for over 30 years while Dave Feenan is the network manager for Technology Ireland/ICT Skills. The duo join Emmet Ryan on the Connected podcast to talk about the hot topics to pay attention to in cyber security and how you can best protect yourself, all ahead of Cyber Expo Ireland and Cyber Con Ireland on 26 November.

    • 36 min
    Connected Podcast: Top gamers Josh Juliano and Eric Finn

    Connected Podcast: Top gamers Josh Juliano and Eric Finn

    Eric Finn is Ireland's third best player of FIFA games while Josh Juliano was the only Irish player to make the finals of the Fortnite World Cup, where he finished 58th. These two talented gamers joined Emmet Ryan on the big show to talk about life as a top level player and the small matter of balancing it with school.

    • 26 min
    Connected Podcast: Devan Hughes of Buymie

    Connected Podcast: Devan Hughes of Buymie

    After raising €1.6 million in July, Buymie chief executive and co-founder Devan Hughes joins Emmet Ryan on the big show. Hughes has quite the start-up story, with Buymie going through the growing pains and runway issues that so many founders can relate to. Now, with a partnership with Lidl and significant growth in the online grocery sector globally, he tells Connected why this is the time for Buymie to strike it big and make a push into continental Europe.

    • 28 min
    Connected Podcast: Richard Barnwell of Digit Games talks Star Trek and selling on mobile

    Connected Podcast: Richard Barnwell of Digit Games talks Star Trek and selling on mobile

    Richard Barnwell, chief executive and founder of Digit Games, joins Emmet Ryan on the big show to talk about an Irish grown success story in the games business. The Dublin-based studio developed the wildly successful mobile game Star Trek Fleet Command and Barnwell's business was recently acquired by industry giant Scopely.

    Barnwell talks about the challenge of pleasing gamers and Star Trek fans, the work involved in building a game in this day and age, how Ireland is seeing a boom on the creative side of gaming, and what's next for Digit. Connected is produced and edited by Jack O'Kennedy which we're including in the text here because Emmet forgot to mention it during the interview. Live long and prosper.

    • 29 min
    Connected Podcast: Webby nominee Barry O'Sullivan

    Connected Podcast: Webby nominee Barry O'Sullivan

    Barry O’Sullivan of BBDO joins the big show to talk about a truly fascinating campaign he put together that ended up being amongst the rare Irish creations to get nominated for a Webby award, the internet’s version of the Oscars.

    O’Sullivan and his team put together a virtual reality experience to make people see through the eyes of a drunk driver. O’Sullivan talks to Emmet Ryan about the concept behind the campaign, the technical challenges, and how IT is changing the thinking within the advertising industry.

    • 31 min
    Connected Podcast: Cassie Delaney of Tall Tales

    Connected Podcast: Cassie Delaney of Tall Tales

    Cassie Delaney of Tall Tales podcasts joins Emmet Ryan on the big show to talk about making a business out of talking. Running her own podcast network out of Dublin and producing commercial podcasts for big brands, Delaney talks about what goes into making a show work and how she finds topics that resonate with people and companies alike. It’s a deep dive into the work behind podcasting that you won’t want to miss.

    • 32 min

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