5 Harbourmaster Place:   1,133 sq m (12,200 sq ft) on the first floor of the building let to Irish Insurance Federation on a 10-year lease at an initial rent of €322 per sq m (€30 per sq ft)

The continuing pick up in office lettings in Dublin city centre has opened the way for the FBD Group to lease all the remaining space in its investmen(...)

Marc Andreesen, founder of Netscape and subsequently co-founder and general partner of $4bn venture capital group Andreessen Horowitz. His investments include Facebook, Skype, Airbnb and Twitter. Photographer: David Maung/Bloomberg

Keen to avoid the San Francisco traffic, I arrive half an hour early at Tamarine, a sophisticated modern Vietnamese restaurant in Palo Alto. At 12.27p(...)

Room service: the A.L.O. by Savioke delivers fresh towels to a hotel guests’ room. Photograph:  Jason Henry/The New York Times

A machine that administers sedatives recently began treating patients at a Seattle hospital. At a Silicon Valley hotel, a bellhop robot delivers items(...)

Web pioneer Marc Andreessen said it’s the “right time” for him to step down from the Ebay board. Photograph: David Maung/Bloomberg

Web-browser pioneer Marc Andreessen resigned from the board of EBay ahead of the online marketplace’s breakup, following a verbal battle with activist(...)

Former Eircom finance director Peter Lynch announces his resignation as chief executive of private equity firm Prime Active Capital. Photograph: Frank Miller

Peter Lynch has resigned as chief executive of Prime Active Capital, a private equity firm listed on London’s AIM market and Dublin’s IEX exchange.(...)

 The Dunnes Stores outlet on Grafton street, Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke/Irish Times

UK fashion company Karen Millen has won another round in its continuing legal battle with Dunnes Stores over the protection of fashion designs (...)

Long gone logos (from top): Digital Equipment Corporation; Sun; Silicon Graphics; Netscape; Burroughs; RCA; and Control Data Corporation

They were some of the biggest, most powerful, most innovative and most influential companies of the digital age. Many were big Irish employers (...)

Ryanair: recovered from drubbing it received on Monday. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA

European stocks fell from a five-year high as the EU Commission cut its growth forecast for the euro area and a number of heavy hitters reported resul(...)

Microsoft’ Explorer logo (left)  next to Mozilla’s Firefox logo. “It’s the search function that still astonishes, if you take a moment to think about it.” Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

It’s an utterly banal observation to state that internet search has become a ubiquitous part of most people’s lives. But it still is a kind of miracle(...)

The original Money Jungle brought Duke Ellington into contact (some say conflict) with its (...)