Vodafone UK is to become the first mobile phone operator to pass on 100% of donations to charities via text messaging, now there’s a petition to get the networks here to do the same.
Specially negotiated deals via Boards.ie. You don’t need to be a member to avail.
The Ryan Academy has announced a new venture accelerator fund for early stage Irish tech start-ups. Bit I like is:
€50,000 in direct funding, as well as a three-month programme of support from the Ryan Academy for Entrepreneurship, which will include office space, mentorship and specially-designed networking and educational programmes
Cash is handy but mentoring with the right people is worth so much more.
Nice handy app for Android phones. Say when you have left a parking spot so others can find it. Open Spot.
Via Josh Spear MyPlastiki is a catamaran constructed using 12,500 plastic bottles sailing to highlight environmental ideals.
Psycho with live orchestra in the NCH in October. Oh yes.
The Bogus Pogues (Pogues tribute band) are playing their first gig in Róisin Dubh on Friday 16th July during Galway Arts Festival. Tickets are €10 , proceeds go towards a local community gardens project in Galway’s west end.
Here they are covering Thousands are Sailing: