9am News Alertsfrom Silicon RepublicSilicon Republic Silicon Republic is a leading source for technology, science and start-up news, information and resources for people who are passionate about STEM. in the 03/04/2016edition:
Asavie is a great example of a homegrown company making good. A year ago, the internet of things (IoT) connectivity company had just 40 members of staff on the books. Now, there are 90, and that’s set to grow.
Could this be the ultimate listening party for our digital age? Eh, probably not, but you have to admit it’s pretty exciting news that Facebook’s Messenger platform now integrates with Spotify, which means users can share songs and playlists within their chat boxes.
Set up with a premise to help anyone learn anything, Udemy already employs 20 people in Dublin and serves over 10m users worldwide. Udemy CEO Dennis Yang warns that the global skills gap is widening and people who can code will have the real edge.