Apple Watch: from €429

Where do you stand on smartwatches? It seems everyone is interested in selling you a watch with added features, from the ability to count your daily s(...)

Apple Music is “absolutely” a threat to traditional FM radio, according to Today FM’s Colm O’Sullivan, but its advent can be used to radio’s advantage too. “It makes us up our game.”

No single radio station in Ireland is “too powerful” in the eyes of the music business, while radio is still an important medium for industry reven(...)

Planning permission was recently granted to US technology giant Apple to build a new data centre near Athenry, Co Galway.

Some 18 companies are either in the process of establishing a data centre in Ireland or are significantly expanding existing operations in an overal(...)

Google said the new service is a ‘deal-less environment’. Photograph: Getty Images

Google announced on Wednesday it is piloting a programme called Accelerated Mobile Pages that allows users to search for news and pull up a host of ar(...)

A man tours a showroom of Samsung Electronics  in Seoul

Samsung Electronics on Wednesday said it would post its first quarterly profit gain in two years, beating expectations as strong sales of chips and d(...)

Sony’s sensors are used in a range of smartphones and have helped lead a turnaround at the firm.

Sony said it will split off its semiconductors operations to bolster growth in devices such as image sensors, which have emerged as the company’s stro(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan warns EU proposals on tax should not go further than OECD standards.

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has welcomed the publication of today’s OECD report saying it poses no threat to Ireland’s foreign direct investme(...)

The Apple ruling comes at an unfortunate time for Ireland, as the whole structure on which these big companies pay tax is under the microscope. Photo: Bloomberg
Apple Pay is slow to take off

Apple CEO Tim Cook has called 2015 the “year of Apple Pay.” So far it’s been underwhelming. The mobile-payments system, which marks its one-year ann(...)

Screengrab from Business Insider homepage

Last week, German media giant Axel Springer paid $343 million to buy a big chunk of online news site Business Insider, bringing its shareholding to 97(...)

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(...)