The Nest Learning Thermostat has been around for a couple of years now but the third version of the device is the first I’ve installed. Not because I (...)

Fleets of Google driverless cars could be deployed first in confined areas such as college campuses, military bases or corporate office parks. Photograph: Bloomberg

Google plans to make its self-driving cars unit, which will offer transport for hire, a stand-alone business under its parent company Alphabet Inc nex(...)

Cork-based Voxpro, founded by Dan and Linda Kiely, is expected to announce several hundred new jobs this afternoon.

Business process outsourcing company Voxpro is to create 400 jobs in Cork. The new jobs will bring the Irish company’s total headcount to more (...)

Nest’s new-look learning thermostat has a larger screen.

Smart home company Nest has unveiled the newest version of its Nest Thermostat, and it comes with a feature specially added for Irish audience: hot wa(...)

Third-quarter revenue rose 13 per cent to $18.68 billion

Alphabet, the new holding company for Google, introduced its first share buyback and beat Wall Street’s profit forecast on Thursday, helped by solid (...)

Nest Protect: costs €119

Let’s talk about smoke alarms for a minute. A few years ago when I was dragging a chair out into my hall to replace the battery in a chirping smoke(...)

Nest Labs is looking to take over your home. From its “learning” thermostat” to the smart smoke and carbon monoxide detector, the company has been fas(...)

 €199  About a year ago, Nest bought Dropcam, a US-based company that made wifi streaming cameras. Now the company is bringing a new (...)

Spotify is adding short video clips from partners that include the BBC and NBC to a revamped music platform

Spotify has launched a big push into video and podcasts, announcing content deals with providers ranging from sport channel ESPN to youth-oriented bra(...)

The average premium car today has more than a mile of cables, between 50 and 70 control units and the computing power of 20 advanced PCs. But only (...)