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(...)

Rolls Royce: results out on Friday.  Photographer: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg
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By 2019, 69 per cent of the world’s population, or 5.2 billion people, are expected to be mobile phone users. Photograph: AP Photo/Ng Han Guan

If everybody has a smartphone, maybe we’ll soon just start calling them phones.Cisco Systems has published its annual multiyear forecast for global (...)

Aer Lingus ends day up at €2.14 on the back of about 730 trades. Photograph: Alan Betson

Mark Paul The Iseq in Dublin rose by 0.3 per cent as European stocks advanced for a fifth day, with banks contributing the most to the gains.Most US s(...)

Microsoft’s general counsel Brad Smith: “Ultimately it’s about trust.”

Some of the world’s largest technology companies, including Apple and Amazon are supporting Microsoft in a dispute with the US Government over access (...)