Maximum Media chief executive Niall McGarry. The digital publisher has expanded into the British market with the launch of JOE.co.uk

Maximum Media, the Dublin- based digital publisher behind the lifestyle sites joe.ie and her.ie, has launched a new website targeting young men in Br(...)

A short break in the clouds gives a glimpse of Friday’s partial eclipse of the sun from the front square in Trinity College Dublin. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire 0:48

Everyone in Ireland was an astronomer on Friday as a near-total eclipse of the sun tracked its way across the island. Clouds spoiled the fun in most p(...)

Paul McNulty: founder of Donegal-based 3D Issue

Donegal-based 3D Issue is targeting the mobile device market with a new product that allows publishers to extract content from online sources and pac(...)

Twitter’s Hong Kong office will seek out mainland companies which want to advertise overseas. Photograph: Nick Ansell/PA Wire

Twitter, which has its Europe Middle East and Africa (EMEA) headquarters in Dublin, is opening an office in Hong Kong to try to attract mainland Chine(...)

How much Twitter activity increases TV ratings is yet to be answered. Photograph: Kimihiro Hoshino/AFP/Getty Images

Twitter might not be a window into the soul, but it does provide a clear view into what grabs our attention on television, according to research being(...)

Watch apps showcased by Apple so far are mostly extensions of services like Uber, American Airlines and Twitter. 2:39

Software developers say it will not be easy to come up with a “killer app” for Apple’s Watch - few have seen the product and the software is still in (...)

A new  survey conducted by Amárach Research has found that almost a third of parents  rarely or never monitor their children’s internet use at home. Photograph: iStockphoto

Parents are checking their children’s online behaviour less frequently, a new survey suggests, with almost a third of respondents saying they monit(...)

Twitter and police are investigating alleged threats made by Islamic State militants against the social media network’s co-founder Jack Dorsey (pictured) and other employees. Photograph: Scott Eells/Bloomberg.

Twitter and police are investigating alleged threats made by Islamic State militants against the social media network’s co-founder and other employee(...)

Kristy Preece had just cleared the Ferry Boat Pub in Runcorn in Cheshire. The shift on May 24th, 2010, had been difficult – mainly because of two abus(...)

Blurred London bus passes the Bank of England in a hurry:  Patience involves planning for the future: in economic terms it leads to saving and capital investment. Without patience there is no investment and no growth.   Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

It is almost impossible to put the words “interesting” and “chief economist” into a sentence that makes any sense. One exception involves Andy Haldane(...)