‘A Nightingale Falling’: a film set during the War of Independence, featuring Tara Breathnach, Gerard McCarthy and Muireann Bird.

A Nightingale Falling, a new movie about the Irish War of Independence co-financed by veteran aviation businessman Gerry Burke, has signed up 7&(...)

 Alibaba’s HQ in Hangzhou: , the Chinese e-commerce company  said its expects to price its initial public offering at between $60 and $66 per American Depository share. Photograph: Reuters/Chance Chan

German venture capital firm Rocket Internet has unveiled plans for a stock market listing that could value the company at $6.5 billion (€5bn).Rocket’s(...)

Google  must pay back customers whose children made in-app purchases without their permission.

Here are some reasons why people might not want children to play with their phone: They don’t want them to accidentally call their boss. They don’t w(...)

Twitter has not yet decided how to charge advertisers for its commercial service but it is experimenting with a tiered pricing system like that for its promoted tweets or affiliate partnerships.

Twitter is entering e-commerce by encouraging users to make purchases on the messaging platform in a new tactic to win over advertisers.The home of th(...)

A couple of readers are less than happy with Ulster Bank. In recent years, the bank was one of the few financial institutions in the Republic which di(...)

Google has agreed to refund at least $19 million to settle charges that it unfairly billed parents for purchases that their children made while pla(...)

The recent sale of a prime site on Burlington Road at 60 per cent over the guide price suggests the market is now gearing up to supply new office space

Office rents at the top end of the Dublin market are expected to rise by up to 30 per cent this year to €484 per sq m (€45 per sq ft) if the trends c(...)

Kim Kardashian needs good storage: she wears more make-up on a Saturday night than most of us might get through in a year

When Kim Kardashian showed off her banks of clear acrylic make-up storage on Keeping Up with the Kardashians, make-up addicts around the world felt(...)

Burlington Plaza on Burlington Road in Dublin 4, where Amazon has taken 6,500 sq m of office space.

Rents for prime office space in Dublin could rise by as much as 30 per cent this year, according to commercial property firm HWBC’s mid year market r(...)

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos: ‘Can you improve upon something as highly evolved and well-suited to its task as the book? And if so, how?’ Photograph: Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty

In a garage outside Seattle 20 years ago this summer a one-time Wall Street trader called Jeff Bezos made a decision that would change the retail w(...)