IBM posted a new 2015 profit target and quarterly revenue that both missed analysts’ estimates. Photo: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

IBM posted a new 2015 profit target and quarterly revenue that both missed analysts’ estimates, as the one-time world technology leader continues to (...)

Recent survey found 69 per cent of people were not aware of recent high-profile hackings

Almost 70 per cent of workers are not aware of recent high-profile security breaches such as Heartbleed, according to Cisco. A survey of 12,000 emplo(...)

 Visitors trying the  Panasonic  massage chairs during the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Photographer: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg

From self-driving cars to the selfie flash, the International CES has seen it all. But this year, connected devices really came to the fire, with the (...)

Les Byrne, CEO Asystec and Adam Grennan, Cisco (Ireland Manager)   pictured at the announcement that Cisco  is to invest €200,000 with Asystec in a big data venture.

PAMELA NEWENHAM Cisco is to invest €200,000 in a big data joint venture with Irish data management company Asystec. Asystec will deliver its expertise(...)

Microsoft is appealing a court order to hand over emails held on an Irish server. Photograph: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

In a rare legal move, the Irish Government contributed a supporting legal brief in a significant US case, in which Microsoft is appealing a court ord(...)

Against the backdrop of Edward Snowden’s revelations of the UK’s GCHQ mass data-harvesting from cables linking Ireland to Britain and North America, t(...)

Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella: the company has argued that access to the certain data requires a petition to an Irish District Court. Photograph: Stephen Brashear/Getty

Microsoft’s rivals and other US technology companies have supported the software giant in a legal bid to stop the US government obtaining customer in(...)

Smartphones: The Cisco “Connected World Technology Report”, which surveyed 1,388 professionals under the age of 30, found 45 per cent would be willing to share data with their carrier/service provider in exchange for a free phone and unlimited data. Photograph: AP Photo/Microsoft

Nearly half of young professionals would allow their mobile network access to all of the information stored on their smartphone in exchange for a fre(...)

Peter Thiel, co-founder of Paypal, in conversation on centre stage during day three of the Web Summit. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/PA Wire

U2 frontman Bono closed the Web Summit yesterday, to much less fanfare than that which greeted PayPal and Tesla co-founder Elon Musk last year. The p(...)

“Old dudes are holding this country back” - says Paddy Cosgrave

Web Summit founder Paddy Cosgrave has warned the technology conference may move elsewhere unless the RDS can sort out its wifi issues. In an ad(...)