Members of the Economic Club of New York wait at their tables to hear US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen speak in New York March. Photograph:  Lucas Jackson/Reuters
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Image of the week: At the Club It’s a sea of suits, most of them male, and they’ve got food on the table but they’re all distracted by something el(...)

Dell employs about 2,500 people in Ireland, with EMC employing a similar amount, and VMWare having about 700 staff here

Dell, the world’s third-biggest maker of computers, is set to gain unconditional EU antitrust approval for its $67 billion bid for data storage compan(...)

Cisco Systems has reported a 2 per cent increase in quarterly revenue and adds $15bn to its share buyback programme

Network equipment maker Cisco Systems has reported a 2 per cent increase in quarterly revenue, and says it will add $15 billion to its share buyback p(...)

Padmasree Warrior:  has joined US arm of Chinese electric car start-up NextEVs: she said software would play an important part in disrupting the existing auto industry. Photograph:  Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg

Padmasree Warrior, one of Silicon Valley’s most prominent female executives, has signed on to run the US arm of Chinese electric car start-up NextEV, (...)

For the first quarter, the company reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit

Network equipment maker Cisco Systems, which employs more than 250 people inIreland forecast, adjusted profit and revenue growth for the second quart(...)

German airline Lufthansa fell 2.3 after the company announced hundred of flight cancellations due to a strike action.

European shares fell on Monday, led lower by a sharp drop in Portuguese shares, with investors unnerved by an agreement between leftist parties to wor(...)

BlackBerry said two licensing deals, with Cisco Systems and an unnamed company, made “significant contributions,” but did not disclose the terms. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

BlackBerry shares fell yesterday on uncertainty about what drove growth in the company’s crucial software segment in the first quarter. Shares were of(...)

 Royal Dutch Shell chief executive Ben van Beurden. In London, the company’s shares fell 2.1 per cent, trimming nearly 10 points off the FTSE 100.  Photograph:  Benoit Tessier/Reuters

European stocks slid, erasing a weekly gain, amid increasing concern that Greece’s efforts to renegotiate its debt and stay in the single currency (...)

John Chambers,  who    is to  to become executive chairman at Cisco Systems  while  17-year company veteran Chuck Robbins will become chief executive,  from July 26th. Photograph: Steve Marcus/Reuters

Cisco Systems has said Chuck Robbins will succeed John Chambers as chief executive officer, appointing a salesman with experience in global operations(...)

Peter Thiel, co-founder of PayPal:  is an investor in companies including Airbnb, the big-data company Palantir, the spaceflight provider SpaceX and payments company Stripe, four of the most valuable tech companies in Silicon Valley today. Photograph: Clodagh Kilcoyne/PA Wire

The ride-hailing app Uber, the Irish-founded payment start-up Stripe, the apartment rental site Airbnb, and other darlings of the next generation of S(...)