Jeremy Clarkson: To inflate his bully-boy rant to the level of “racial discrimination” undermines genuine instances of racially motivated hatred. Photograph: Philip Toscano/PA Wire

I’m no lawyer, but getting punched in the mouth so hard that you need hospital treatment seems like fairly clear grounds for a court claim. Does alleg(...)

 A New York City subway car  covered in Nazi-themed imagery to promote the new Amazon TV series The Man in the High Castle on November 24th, 2015. The advertising is to be removed. Photograph: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Amazon. com Inc on Monday agreed to pull advertisements for a new television show featuring Nazi-inspired imagery from New York City’s subway system, (...)

The latest poll from the Irish League of Credit Unions (ILCU) might give retailers pause for thought. It suggests consumers will spend an average of €563 this Christmas, compared with €600 last year. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Irish consumers seem set to temper their Christmas spending this year as the number who believe too much is spent over the festive season hits almost (...)

Domino’s Limited Edition Easy Order button: pizza lovers can order their favourite pizza at the touch of a button.

If ordering pizza online is a little too taxing, Domino’s is set to make things even easier. Perhaps taking inspiration from Amazon’s one-touch orderi(...)

Square chief executive Jack Dorsey

Shares of Square, the mobile payments company co-founded and still run by Twitter chief executive Jack Dorsey, soared as much as 64 per cent in their (...)

“As the internet continues to evolve we must be careful not to allow hard-won consumer protections to be undermined through inaction”

The internet has transformed many aspects of our society. Often, regulation and the law in general do not keep up with these developments, and there i(...)

US rock group Eagles of Death Metal performing at the Bataclan concert hall in Paris moments before Islamic State militants invaded and killed scores there last Friday night. File photograph: Marion Ruszniewski/AFP/Getty Images

Eagles of Death Metal have stated their horror at what happened during their concert in Paris and how they are trying to deal with the aftermath. The(...)

A customer buys an item using her credit card and Square, a mobile credit card reader, at a farmers’ market in Union Square Park in New York

Mobile payments company Square is set to price shares for its initial public offering late Wednesday in what is expected to be a harbinger for how ot(...)

Fujitsu is  spinning off its computer and tech products into subsidiaries.  Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Japanese technology giant Fujitsu unveiled a shake-up for its 80th birthday, spinning off its computer and tech products into subsidiaries and focusin(...)

Top Gear producer Oisín Tymon has sued former host Jeremy Clarkson for racial discrimination. Photograph: PA

Irish television producer Oisín Tymon is suing former Top Gear host Jeremy Clarkson and the BBC for racial discrimination and personal injury. Clarkso(...)