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In numbers: Workplace wellbeing 47 Percentage of Irish employers “providing facilities to promote physical activity or healthy diets” among their work(...)

 Apple chiefs are throwing their weight behind the new unauthorised biography,  Becoming Steve Jobs.

Steve Jobs prized secrecy from his executives and employees during his tenure at Apple. Now his top lieutenants are speaking out – to help shape the l(...)

Windows 10 for phones ties in with the desktop version of the software; in fact, it’s all the same

Microsoft is upping the stakes in the smartphone war. Windows Phone 8 is about to be consigned to the dustbin; Windows 10 is the future. At least, Mic(...)

Anil Dash: the renowned blogger and entrepreneur will be just one of the many speakers addressing the conference in Killarney

Since its inaugural edition in 2012, Úll has become Ireland’s pre-eminent event for Apple- centric designers and developers. Úll attracts high-profile(...)

 Minister for Energy Alex White has said that local people affected by windfarms must be given a ‘genuine stake’ in energy policy decision-making for Ireland to meet its targets on renewable energy. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Local people affected by the erection of windfarms must be given a “genuine stake” in energy policy decision-making if Ireland is to succeed in meetin(...)

Microsoft  and Google likely to be among the candidates scouting locations. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

A lobby group for the wind energy sector expects “several” large US multinationals with operations here to announce major investments in windfarm-pow(...)

 La Repubblica reported yesterday that Apple Italia was listed as a “consultant” for Apple Ireland, thus enabling the US colossus to transfer its Italian earnings to Ireland. Photograph: AFP

Italian media reported yesterday that Apple Italia “transferred” €879 million of profit earned in Italy between 2008 and 2013 to Cork-based Apple Sale(...)

The fact that mindfulness programmes are now one the most attended sessions in at the annual World Economic Forum in Davos is a sure sign that the ide(...)

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  • March 21, 2015, 03:00

MyFC JAQ (above) As an alternative to solar-powered recharging, MyFC has harnessed some smart chemistry to design this new off-grid fuel cell for(...)

A Tag Heuer watch. The company will launch a smartwatch this year in a venture with Intel

Tag Heuer, the French luxury group LVMH’s biggest watch-maker, said it will launch a smartwatch this year using Google’s Android operating system in a(...)