Stephen Cunningham who cycled to Beijing  from Dublin in aid of Crumlin children’s hospital

Sipping a flat-white coffee in a Beijing cafe, Stephen Cunningham smiles as he recalls being chased by packs of wild dogs as he cycled in Romania as p(...)

Google wins German regulatory ruling on links to article content. Photograph: Cyril Byrne, Irish Times

A German regulator has said it will not pursue a complaint brought against Google by a group of publishers for giving users access to their news arti(...)

‘Do you want to keep the music with you in the shower or climbing Kilimanjaro?” asks Spotify man. He wants me to upgrade from the free tablet version (...)

Alan Coleman, founder and chief executive of digital marketing agency Wolfgang Digital

Consumer spending online surged 51 per cent in the second quarter compared with the same period in 2013, according to a new e-commerce study by mar(...)

John and Sally McKenna launching their long-running Bridgestone review guides, 100 Best Restaurants in Ireland and 100 Best Places to Stay in Ireland. They have also launched apps for their guides. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The web and social media have not been kind to the traditional guidebook publishing industry. Facebook, tweets, TripAdvisor, specialist blogs, and (...)’s new €400,0000 advertising campaign has “this crazy, trippy, planetoid look”, says Gavin Kelly of Piranha Bar, the agency that produced (...)

YouTube is taking action to remove any video which porports to be of James Foley’s murder on its site and close accounts belonging to terrorist organisations, it said today. File photograph of James Foley: Nicole Tung / Courtesy of Global /EPA

YouTube is taking action to remove any video of James Foley’s purported murder on its site and close accounts belonging to terrorist organisations, it(...)

Qualtrics 	chief executive and co-founder Ryan Smith: “Nail it, then scale it! A lot of start-ups are thinking about scaling before they’ve even figured out their product.”

In the boardroom of his Dublin offices on Earlsfort Terrace, a jetlagged Ryan Smith sits at the table wearing a dark hoodie and baseball cap. Outside (...)

Walt Disney World resort uses wearable technology to track staff movements

Wearable technologies are nothing new. The Google Glass consumer-oriented product allows owners to do many of the things they could do on their tablet(...)

Paddy Cosgrave: changed name of Dublin event back to Web Summit because, according to his spokeswoman, The Summit is hard to find on Google.

The two protaganists in the row between Web Summit and Summit Series have trod strikingly similar paths.Elliott Bisnow first showed an entrepreneurial(...)