By making the internet more useful and usable through better identification and classification of its content society will benefit in many ways

NUI Galway’s Digital Enterprise Research Institute (Deri), set up in 2003 and funded by Science Foundation Ireland (SFI), is a Centre for Science, Eng(...)

Wireless-charging technology is demonstrated during a keynote address at the 2015 International CES in Las Vegas. Photograph: Photograph: Ethan Miller/Getty Images

Wireless communications have long swept over us, but wireless power transmission (WPT) has still not quite arrived, certainly not in Ireland. Yet, sin(...)

More than 11,000 people from 3,000 companies are invited to Fujitsu’s to “Human Centric Innovation” forum in Munich More than 11,000 people from 3,000 companies are invited to Fujitsu’s to “Human Centric Innovation” forum in Munich

In the early morning calm of the Munich trade fair, a canteen employee is trying to get a free cup of coffee. Unfortunately for her the coffee machine(...)

Artist’s impression of the project. The City Quays 2 development is part of a larger £250 million scheme that includes a mix of commercial offices, residential space, shops and a proposed 200 bedroom hotel.

Belfast Harbour has secured planning permission for a new £20 million waterfront office development close to the city centre which could create 600 jo(...)

Futurist Prof James Woudhuysen pictured at the Fujitsu World Tour which took place last week in the Convention Centre Dublin. photograph: conor mccabe

What if a builder could construct a 2,500sq ft house for you in 24 hours at a cost of €5,000? Sounds crazy but the idea is becoming more and more a re(...)

Intel Leixlip: the company has spent in the region of $5 billion (€3.7 billion) upgrading its Leixlip operations over the last three years in preparation for production of its new, ultra-compact 14 nanometer transistors in the coming months. Photograph: Kate Geraghty

Short-term competitiveness is important, but companies who lose sight of long-term industry developments risk getting left behind. That’s the warning (...)

Fujitsu president Masami Yamamoto believes the key issue for Japan’s faltering tech giants is how to create more value in an increasingly connected world

It may be difficult to recall now but in the late 1980s Japanese companies ruled the world of hi-tech gadgets. Sharp and Hitachi were household names.(...)

Regina Moran, chief executive of Fujitsu’s Irish operation: “There are no soap operas like CSI for technology roles.”

Where are all the female tech leaders? It’s a question that has focused on the technology sector, an industry that prides itself on innovation, challe(...)

Like International CES, there are enough gadgets and software announced at Mobile World Congress to make your head spin. There may not be quit(...)

A woman registers her palm on a PulseWallet, a point-of-purchase device, during the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas earlier this month. Photograph: Steve Marcus/Reuters

Using your biometric data as a method of identification is commonplace these days. Once the territory of high-security facilities in movies, now it’s (...)