Greencore chief executive  Patrick Coveney said the group delivered good financial and strategic progress in the first half of the year. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Operating profit at Greencore rose almost 8 per cent and revenue climbed over 3 per cent driven by growth in the food to go market. In an inter(...)

Scatterpillar Designs, run by Dublin designer Jacinta Leigh, turns your child’s art creations into toys made from their old clothes and canvasses for your wall

Ireland is a nation of entrepreneurs and a great country in which to do business. Or at least that’s how we like to see ourselves. And there ma(...)

Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella at the Build conference in San Francisco: ‘Microsoft has bold ambitions for platforms that empower developers across Windows, Azure and Office.’ Photograph: Robert Galbraith/Reuters

For a company that only three years ago was accused of failing to innovate, Microsoft isn’t doing too badly. At its Build developer conference, the co(...)

Kevin Abosch: ‘Imagine empowering your devices with intelligence that prioritises your best interests.’

Irish tech firm KwikDesk is to open a deep-learning lab in Massachusetts to help support the development of its artificial intelligence platform Char(...)

Huawei Talkband B2 €170. If you have a burning need for a Bluetooth headset that’s always handy, the B2 is for you.

When was the last time you saw someone using a Bluetooth headset in public? Me, it was in New York when a bus driver cut across my path (on foot), acc(...)

When it comes to novelty value, you can’t beat this ultra tiny quadcopter. The Wallet Drone does exactly what it says on the tin: it’s a drone that fi(...)


The craze for 3D everything may have abated somewhat, but you can be guaranteed that that won’t stop some companies from flogging it to death. And pic(...)

ChannelSight chief executive John Beckett: ‘What’s cutting edge is what we’ve developed for after the customer clicks the buy-it-now button.’

Irish technology firm ChannelSight has signed a partnership with Mondelez International that will see the multinational company use its ecommerce tec(...)

 Ebay chief executive John Donahoe: “We’ve gone from 26 employees in Ireland in 2003 to over 3,000 today.” Photograph: Philip Leonard

The split between eBay and Paypal may be looming, but it seems as if it will be almost business as usual for its Irish workforce. The decision to div(...)

President and CEO of eBay John Donahoe  at PayPal’s Dublin office today.

Tech giant eBay has become the latest multinational to back a Yes vote in the upcoming referendum on marriage equality. Speaking at the company’s offi(...)