Visitors use mobiles to photograph a banner advert for the new Samsung Galaxy smart phone at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Facebook founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg is expected to detail more of his company’s plans to bring underserved parts of the world online(...)

North Kildare Chamber of Commerce, which represents local and multinational companies with a combined workforce of 9,300 people and includes food group Kerry, has found 86 per cent of its members have confidence in the Irish economy. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

More than four out of 10 companies in a chamber of commerce whose members include key employers such as microchip maker Intel and food group Kerry ha(...)

When it comes to budget notebooks, the Chromebook has generally punched above its weight. The device is designed to be used online,so that means plent(...)

Technology stocks have motored higher in 2015, driving the Nasdaq close to 2000’s all-time high, which was at the very height of dotcom mania. Are thi(...)

Some statistics can flatter to deceive. Ireland’s average broadband speed may be the seventh fastest in the world, but the great benefit of rapid inte(...)

Too smart by half, those Samsung SmartTVs. The idea that as you snuggle up on the sofa and whisper sweet nothings to your loved one every word is tran(...)

Last November, the Government confirmed that a local division of the Unified Patent Court will be established in Ireland, which would allow businesses to resolve disputes around intellectual property rights (IPR) locally rather than in other EU member states. File photograph: Getty Images

The establishment of a new court described as crucial to securing the future of the so-called “knowledge economy” will require a referendum to amend t(...)

 Lt Moaz al Kasasbeh, the Jordanian pilot who was captured by Islamic State when his F-16 aircraft crashed near Raqqa, Syriain, in December

Jordan has confirmed that a video released online shows a pilot captured by the Islamic State in Syria being burned to death by his captors following (...)

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Awareness of bullying among students has risen considerably in recent years, but what about bullying among staff? UCD lecturer Declan Fahie has bee(...)

Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe has called the killing of journalist Kenji Goto, seen here on a street screen in Tokyo,  “unforgivable and cowardly”. Photograph: Yuya Shino/Reuters

Islamic militants have told Japan that its citizens are legitimate targets for attacks following the beheading of journalist Kenji Goto. The threa(...)