• U.S. states are turning to a private Irish company to help stop the spread of COVID

    11 days ago - By Fortune

    Before the coronavirus pandemic, NearForm, an enterprise software company headquartered in the tiny southeastern Irish seaside town of Tramore, helped some of the most recognizable brands in the world-from Uber to Condé Nast-make quick digital transformations.
    When COVID-19 hit and the Irish government needed a technology company with a reputation for being quick and nimble to build a contact tracing app in March, NearForm jumped at the chance to help.
    The company's software engineers, who were all used to working remotely even before the pandemic, created COVID Tracker, a decentralized...
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  • This $103,190 tiny home on wheels was a true product of the pandemic after the company pivoted during lockdown - see inside the 'Dark Horse'

    12 days ago - By Business Insider

    The Dark Horse tiny home.
    Build Tiny
    Build Tiny unveiled its latest tiny home on wheels: the $103,190 Dark Horse , which was designed and constructed during the pandemic.
    The single-level Dark Horse has a bedroom, living room, kitchen with a breakfast bar, and a dual-purpose laundry and bathroom.
    The conception of the Dark Horse came when two of Build Tiny's customers backed out of projects amid the pandemic, leaving the team of builders with a gap in their schedule.
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    Build Tiny has unveiled its latest project: the Dark Horse , an...
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