Election posters outside Government Buildings in Dublin. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Another election is almost over for the Irish media. One big push from the tally nerds and the hindsight merchants and that’s it. Drained followers o(...)

Daryl, a marine scientist from Dublin, first connected with philosopher Ray, from New Jersey, on social-networking website myspace.com in 2005. The(...)

Bebo founder Michael Birch in Dublin in October 2011 for the Dublin Web Summit. He is reportedly buying back the social networking site he created for $1 million. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Michael Birch is buying back social networking site Bebo for the rock-bottom price of $1 million (€767,000) in yet another attempt to turn it into a p(...)