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Paul Daugherty, CTO, Accenture, on the machine stage during Day 2 of the 2014 Web Summit in the RDS, Dublin, Ireland. Picture credit: Diarmuid Greene / SPORTSFILE / Web Summit

Paul Daugherty, CTO, Accenture, on the machine stage during Day 2 of the 2014 Web Summit in the RDS, Dublin, Ireland. Picture credit: Diarmuid Greene / SPORTSFILE / Web Summit

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Independent.ie technology editor Adrian Weckler chatting with John Collision of Stripe at the Web Summit in The RDS

Independent.ie technology editor Adrian Weckler chatting with John Collision of Stripe at the Web Summit in The RDS

Dyed sheep in the RDS during Day 2 of the 2014 Web Summit in the RDS, Dublin, Ireland. Picture credit: Brendan Moran / SPORTSFILE / Web Summit

Dyed sheep in the RDS during Day 2 of the 2014 Web Summit in the RDS, Dublin, Ireland. Picture credit: Brendan Moran / SPORTSFILE / Web Summit

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In this handout image supplied by Sportsfile, Joanne Bradford, VP of Partnerships at Pinterest speaks on the marketing stage during Day 2 of the 2014 Web Summit at the RDS

In this handout image supplied by Sportsfile, Joanne Bradford, VP of Partnerships at Pinterest speaks on the marketing stage during Day 2 of the 2014 Web Summit at the RDS

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5 November 2014; Rio Ferdinand, QPR footballer and Ambassador, BT Sport, on the sport stage during Day 2 of the 2014 Web Summit in the RDS, Dublin, Ireland. Picture credit: Brendan Moran / SPORTSFILE / Web Summit

5 November 2014; Rio Ferdinand, QPR footballer and Ambassador, BT Sport, on the sport stage during Day 2 of the 2014 Web Summit in the RDS, Dublin, Ireland. Picture credit: Brendan Moran / SPORTSFILE / Web Summit

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5 November 2014; Rio Ferdinand, QPR footballer and Ambassador, BT Sport, on the sport stage during Day 2 of the 2014 Web Summit in the RDS, Dublin, Ireland. Picture credit: Brendan Moran / SPORTSFILE / Web Summit

5 November 2014; Rio Ferdinand, QPR footballer and Ambassador, BT Sport, on the sport stage during Day 2 of the 2014 Web Summit in the RDS, Dublin, Ireland. Picture credit: Brendan Moran / SPORTSFILE / Web Summit

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Rio Ferdinand, QPR footballer and Ambassador, BT Sport,  on the sport stage during Day 2 of the 2014 Web Summit in the RDS, Dublin, Ireland. Picture credit: Brendan Moran / SPORTSFILE / Web Summit

Rio Ferdinand, QPR footballer and Ambassador, BT Sport, on the sport stage during Day 2 of the 2014 Web Summit in the RDS, Dublin, Ireland. Picture credit: Brendan Moran / SPORTSFILE / Web Summit

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Lily Cole at the Web Summit today

Lily Cole at the Web Summit today

Tony Fadell, Founder, Nest, on the centre stage during Day 2 of the 2014 Web Summit in the RDS, Dublin, Ireland. Picture credit: Stephen McCarthy / SPORTSFILE / Web Summit

Tony Fadell, Founder, Nest, on the centre stage during Day 2 of the 2014 Web Summit in the RDS, Dublin, Ireland. Picture credit: Stephen McCarthy / SPORTSFILE / Web Summit

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Mark Little, Founder & CEO, Storyful, discusses The Role of Social Media in News Reporting  on the centre stage during Day 2 of the 2014 Web Summit in the RDS, Dublin, Ireland. Photo: Sportsfile

Mark Little, Founder & CEO, Storyful, discusses The Role of Social Media in News Reporting on the centre stage during Day 2 of the 2014 Web Summit in the RDS, Dublin, Ireland. Photo: Sportsfile

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Picture shows from left Peter Ward, Country Choice; Birgitta Curtin, Burren Smoke House; Sean Kelly, Kelly's of Newport; Hazel Finney, Mossfield Organic Farm who are some of the producers and chefs creating Ireland on a plate for 20,000 Web Summit delegates through the Food Summit

Picture shows from left Peter Ward, Country Choice; Birgitta Curtin, Burren Smoke House; Sean Kelly, Kelly's of Newport; Hazel Finney, Mossfield Organic Farm who are some of the producers and chefs creating Ireland on a plate for 20,000 Web Summit delegates through the Food Summit

4 November 2014; Actress, Businesswoman and Philantropist Eva Longoria in conversation with Jemima Khan, Vanity Fair, on the centre stage during Day 1 of the 2014 Web Summit in the RDS, Dublin, Ireland. Picture credit: Naoise Culhane / SPORTSFILE / Web Summit

4 November 2014; Actress, Businesswoman and Philantropist Eva Longoria in conversation with Jemima Khan, Vanity Fair, on the centre stage during Day 1 of the 2014 Web Summit in the RDS, Dublin, Ireland. Picture credit: Naoise Culhane / SPORTSFILE / Web Summit

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Emer O’Daly from  ‘ Love and Robots’  has been announced as the overall winner of the 2014 ESB Spark of Genius Award at this year’s Web Summit.

Emer O’Daly from ‘ Love and Robots’ has been announced as the overall winner of the 2014 ESB Spark of Genius Award at this year’s Web Summit.

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Paul Daugherty, CTO, Accenture, on the machine stage during Day 2 of the 2014 Web Summit in the RDS, Dublin, Ireland. Picture credit: Diarmuid Greene / SPORTSFILE / Web Summit

Going by some of the bleary eyes seen early this morning at the RDS it seemed unlikely that everyone would get through the day in one piece.

However, your ultra-professional Independent.ie Web Summit Newsroom was here, bright and breezy for news, views and all the gossip from the Summit.

 

You can re-live another hugely-interesting day through our blog below - and remember to join us for the final day tomorrow.

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