Quantcast
Last updated on April 18, 2014 at 1:21 EDT

Latest Ireland Stories

2013-11-06 04:22:45

TORONTO, Nov. 5, 2013 /CNW/ - When the margins are this thin, and the riders are this good, sometimes less than a second means the difference between winning and losing. And that's exactly how it went for Ireland's Conor Swail who edged out American Laura Kraut for top spot in the $33,000 Jolera International Jumper Welcome at the CSI4*-W Royal Horse Show tonight. Riding 11(th) in a starting order of 18, Swail and his mount Game Ready executed a flawless round with a razor-sharp...

Netflix Tests Ultra HD
2013-11-04 15:56:46

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Netflix is looking to push its video quality beyond high definition (HD) with a test of Ultra HD or 4K video. Full-scale availability of Ultra HD content is expected to launch next year, pending a test with a handful of videos, GigaOm reported. The Ultra HD video catalog so far includes videos that Netflix circulates as in-house demos, including one titled El Fuente: 24 MP, which is "an example of 4K at 24 frames per second," according...

2013-11-03 23:02:25

Ireland consumes more alcohol than any other European country. Dublin, Ireland (PRWEB) November 03, 2013 According to charity Alcohol Action Ireland, Irish adults binge drink more than adults in any other European country, with one quarter reporting that they binge drink every week. A march 2007 Euro barometer report by the European Commission titled "Attitudes towards alcohol" states "At the top of the country scale is, by a considerable margin, Ireland. Here 36% claimed...

2013-11-01 23:24:37

Comdel’s European Distributor, Megatech Limited, expanded its distribution capabilities today with the addition of new project manager, Gary Nelson. Gloucester, Massachusetts (PRWEB) November 01, 2013 Megatech Limited, the largest independent supplier of equipment and services to the semiconductor industries in the UK and Ireland, announced today it has added Gary Nelson as Product Manager to the team. The addition of Nelson will help Comdel continue to expand its European distribution...

2013-10-30 23:28:33

eReaders available in-stores this Christmas – perfect for sharing the gift of reading. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 Kobo, a global leader in eReading, and leading bookseller Eason and Son Ltd., today announced an exclusive partnership to bring Kobo’s world-class eReading platform to Ireland’s most passionate Readers. The Kobo Glo, Kobo Aura, and Kobo Aura HD E Ink eReaders as well as the Google-certified Kobo Arc 7 tablet will be available across the extensive estate of...

2013-10-30 04:22:57

NICE, France, DUBLIN, Ireland and ATLANTA, Georgia, October 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sysnet Global Solutions announced the launch of its PCI DSS 3.0 Readiness Offering today at the PCI Security Standards Council's European Community Meeting in Nice. Sysnet Global Solutions Consulting Services specialises in Information Security consultancy and assessment services offering a range of information security services that include PCI DSS, ISO27002, HIPAA, Sarbanes Oxley, CoBIT and...

2013-10-23 08:36:34

Automation and multiple interfaces allows for endless "SAN in the Cloud" CORK, Ireland, Oct. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As a much sought-after addition to its popular Orkestra(TM) datacenter solution suite, MPSTOR today released Orkestra(TM)-SDS, a Software Defined Storage (SDS) appliance for the open-source data operating system OpenStack. Ideally suited to data centers or enterprises who wish to offer a reliable, flexible, scalable and price competitive cloud computing service,...

2013-10-17 08:31:07

Innovation and Technical Centre project marks the first time Textura has been used in Ireland. CHICAGO, Oct. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Textura Corporation (NYSE: TXTR), the leading provider of collaboration solutions for the construction industry, announced that a division of Gilbane Building Company, Gilbane Ireland Ltd., is using Textura CPM--Enterprise on the Kerry's Group new Global Innovation and Technical Centre in Dublin Ireland. This is first time Textura collaboration...

2013-10-16 08:21:29

Company Founder and Chairman Emeritus Recognized During Mayo Society of Greater Cleveland Annual Ball CHESTERLAND, Ohio, Oct. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Fairmount Minerals is pleased to announce company Founder and Chairman Emeritus, William E. Conway, was honored as the 2013 Mayo Person of the Year Saturday, October 12, during the 2013 Mayo Society of Greater Cleveland Annual Ball. The Mayo Society's mission is to promote cultural, charitable, scientific, and/or literary exchanges...

2013-10-11 23:18:15

Nachum Samet, DMD. MIS Implants V.P of Research will be presenting “Drilling protocols - is there one that fits them all?” as part of the Satellite Industry Symposia featured at the upcoming 22nd Annual Scientific Congress of the EAO, in Dublin, Ireland, Oct. 17–19, 2013. Dr. Samet’s presentation aims to discuss different drilling protocols, and to suggest logical alterations to ensure high primary stability of dental implants in common clinical scenarios. The presentation will be...


Latest Ireland Reference Libraries

Connemara Pony
2014-04-12 10:12:08

The Connemara Pony originated in Ireland and is believed to be bred from Scandinavian ponies brought to Ireland by the Vikings with another breed most likely the now extinct Irish Hobby. A legend states that a Spanish Armada in 1588 became grounded, the Andalusians aboard were set free and bred with the native horses to create the Connemara. During the 1700s, Arabian blood was added to increase the strength and stamina of the Connemara. Hackneys and Thoroughbreds were also introduced,...

2012-06-15 04:12:31

Symbol: MECO4 Group: Dicot Family: Sterculiaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Subshrub Forb/herb Native Status: L48    I Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:AL, AR, FL, GA, IL, LA, MS, NC, SC, TX Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta...

meca9_001_php
2012-06-15 04:14:44

Symbol: MECA9 Group: Dicot Family: Melastomataceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Tree Shrub Native Status: HI    I Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:HI Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

2012-06-18 09:04:53

Symbol: BLAU Group: Monocot Family: Hydrocharitaceae Duration: Annual Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48    I Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:LA Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class  ...

45_269108c828fc2fd390b3646200adf208
2008-09-11 16:12:32

The Eurasian Nuthatch (Sitta europaea), is a small passerine bird found throughout temperate Europe and Asia, although not in Ireland. It belongs to the nuthatch family Sittidae. This bird is the most common and most widespread nuthatch, and is often referred to just as the Nuthatch. It is a resident bird of deciduous woods and parkland, with some old trees for nesting. The Eurasian Nuthatch is 5.5 inches long and has the typical nuthatch big head, short tail and powerful bill and feet. It...

More Articles (12 articles) »