The abuse of the hooded men of Northern Ireland ultimately led to the abuse of the hooded man of Abu Ghraib. Photograph: AP

US grotesquely compromised its stated values

Clayton Christensen came under scathing criticism over  his views on Apple and Samsung. Phoitograph: Sascha Schuermann/AP Photo

Clayton Christensen’s ideas, a cornerstone of business thinking, are under challenge

Anna Haynes, a homeless encampment occupant, collects her belongings as authorities break down a massive homeless encampment known as “The Jungle” in San Jose, California,  this week.  Photograph: Beck Diefenbach/Reuters

Question: How do other cities deal with homelessness?

Lee Rigby’s killers Michael Adebolajo  and Michael Adebowale. Five months before the murder, Adebowale discussed killing a soldier in a Facebook conversation with an Islamist militant. Photograph: Metropolitan Police/PA Wire

British state conveniently lays blame at door of tech giant as such firms move to protect users’ privacy

Marc Andreessen: coined  phrase “software is eating the world”

Computers in our pockets have just started their revolutionary impact

Even the star-wattage of Bono on the final discussion panel was not quite enough to deliver an exciting climax to proceedings.  Photograph:  Brendan Moran/Sportsfile via Getty Images

For the tech crowd, Bono’s star doesn’t burn as brightly as Mark Zuckerberg’s

Paddy Cosgrave: “Most tech conferences can be a bit stale, but we try to inject a bit of fun into the technology conference.”

“I think it can become much bigger, and as it becomes bigger the network effects get better"

Footballer Rio Ferdinand: “People have a perception of who you are through the image that’s painted of you through the media . . . so Twitter allows me to present a real version of myself.” Photograph: Reuters

Web Summit reveals unexpected football visionary

Rio Ferdinand, QPR footballer on the sport stage of Web Summit. Photograph: Brendan Moran/Sportsfile

Rio admits his online offence but tells Web Summit social media is the best way to present a real vision of himself

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