The Nazi-themed imagery in a New York City subway car.  Photograph: AP

It must have seemed like a good idea to somebody. Amazon has come under fire after plastering Nazi-type imagery over a subway train in New(...)

The shorthand for podcasting is that you can say it’s like pre-recorded radio for the internet

People talk about the Serial podcast the way they talk about Netflix’s House of Cards. It is clever, absorbing, entertaining and addictive. Not only d(...)

Within weeks of our buying a Sony, VHS-only video libraries sprouted up around the country offering all those Schwarzenegger and Stallone films.

The announcement this week that Sony was finally going to cease production of Betamax video cassettes was a bit like hearing some dimly remembered sta(...)

People walk past a shopfront on in London advertising Black Friday discounts last year. Originating in the US, Black Friday is becoming an increasingly popular shopping day in the UK. (Photograph:  Rob Stothard/Getty Images)

Tempers are getting increasingly frayed in the costly battle to deliver fast, reliable broadband to British households. Tensions have been simmering f(...)

The survey shows the number of Irish people with a smartphone has almost doubled in the last three years.

Irish adults are growing increasingly addicted to the Internet with almost 20 per cent of people admitting to going online practically every waking ho(...)

Bobby Kerr said when he started Insomnia Coffee, “you never saw anybody walking down the street with a latte”.

There was a focus on successful companies with local origins at the AIB Start-up Night in Kilkenny. Bobby Kerr talked about the growth of his company,(...)

Actor Liam Cunningham: “What needs to change ìs the entire Government to get down on its knees to Paddy [Cosgrave] and beg him to bring it back.”

“Am I involved in a startup? No I’m an actor. We’re not capable of doing start-ups.” But Game of Thrones actor Liam Cunningham acknowledged that he is(...)

Look, ma,  no hands: A self-driving Toyota Lexus on busy Tokyo streets – it’s unnerving at first. Photograph: Yoshikazu Tsuno/AFP

“Tech revolution” is an over-used term, but what’s happening in the motoring world right now is truly monumental. Not since the first car took to the(...)

Booklovers’ club: the cast of Gilmore Girls

Rory: Well, having company is about making sacrifices. Lorelai: Martha Stewart? Rory: I paraphrased Proust. (It Should’ve Been Lorelai, Seaso(...)

As a streaming box, Apple TV works quite well as part of an iOS/Apple setup. The newest version of the device, which is due to go on sale within weeks(...)