The Fire Stick delivers Amazon’s rapidly expanding video offerings to its customers. Apple TV and Chromecast do not

Amazon is to stop selling devices from Apple and Google that compete with its own streaming media players, escalating the entertainment battle between(...)

EU Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs Commissioner Pierre Moscovici. Photograph: Tobias Schwarz/AFP/Getty Images

Ireland’s corporate tax regime is to come under renewed scrutiny next week as EU finance ministers sign off on a proposal obliging member states to re(...)

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German publisher Axel Springer is to buy a further 88 per cent of news website Business Insider for $343 million, it said on Tuesday. Springer, whic(...)

Discount retailer Aldi reported a fall in profits as the supermarket price war took its toll on earnings despite sales surging to a new record level.  The firm also said it was moving into online sales in the UK. (Photograph:  Rui Vieira/PA Wire)

The British arm of Aldi plans to launch an online operation, marking the group’s first foray into e-commerce in Europe and opening a new front in its(...)

US President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping: finding ways to co-operate fruitfully is high on the agenda.  Photograph: Doug Mills/The New York Times

The world’s biggest economy plays host to the planet’s second biggest economy this week, and finding ways to co-operate fruitfully is high on the agen(...)

The cast and crew of ‘Game of Thrones’ pose with their awards including Outstanding Drama Series. Photograph: Paul Buck/EPA. 3:02

HBO shows Game of Thrones and Veep won the top prizes at the Emmy Awards for the first time on Sunday, bringing a breath of fresh air to television(...)

Liam O’Brien, head of business product development at Vodafone, and Vodafone enterprise director Anne Sheehan. photograph: keith arkins

Vodafone’s recently announced €7million investment in new data centre services for its Irish customers will open up a new range of options for high-gr(...)

Increasingly sophisticated software tools enable employers to monitor their employees’ activity in granular detail

The phrase “what gets measured gets managed”, widely attributed to the renowned business thinker Peter Drucker, was coined in the last century, when h(...)

While the internet is rife with stories of “mouse monitoring”, whereby the company will ring you if your mouse doesn’t move within a designated time, companies have many other ways of monitoring your performance

Fancy a free iMac, no commute and an employee discount? If that’s the case, then a work from home role with a giant of the tech world may be for you. (...)

Ever get the feeling that you’re living in an unjust world, fighting an unwinnable fight against an unstoppable force? This is the prevailing worldvie(...)