Tom Wheeler, chairman of the US Federal Communications Commission, announces the preservation of net neutrality. Photograph: Pete Marovich/Bloomberg

The US Federal Communications Commission’s historic vote to preserve net neutrality last week was the right move, even if its full impact can not be i(...)

€100 At E3 last year, Sony unveiled the latest in the PlayStation line-up – the PlayStation TV microconsole. For just €100, the device lets you(...)

The Beam projector is controlled by an app on your Android or Apple phone or tablet and  lets you take advantage of the apps for the system

Take a look at the Beam. It looks a bit like an overly teched-up light bulb, but it’s actually a smart projector, one that turns any flat surface i(...)

Ryan Tubridy, who fronts the campaign for sign-ups for RTÉ’s international Player app because of the popularity and recognisability of the Late Late Show brand among “the global Irish”, who form the key target market

RTÉ is to make an app version of its Player available internationally, aimed squarely at the Irish abroad, at a price point that puts it in competitio(...)

Thousands of Samsung smart TV users in Ireland were unable to access online services such as Netflix and Youtube. Photograph: Reuters

Samsung’s supposedly smart televisions weren’t acting so smart earlier this week when millions of its customers all over the world were unable to acc(...)

Julianne Moore accepts her Academy Award. ‘Political acceptance speeches are supposed to be the anomalies that keep the ceremony honest. They’re not supposed to define the night.’ Photograph: Christopher Polk/Getty Images

Of all the details to emerge about blurred lines at the Daily Telegraph, perhaps the least surprising is the leaking of a memo from film distributor S(...)

 Sandra McKenna and Cormac McKenna, husband-and-wife co-founders of Sheology  Digital. Photograph: Naoise Culhane

Other online publishers “talk of female bias”, but Sheology Digital, the company behind, and, claims it is “a(...)

Billionaire John C Malone, the biggest landowner in the US has now set his sites on creating an Irish property portfolio. Photographer: Matthew Staver/Bloomberg via Getty Images

American billionaire John Malone says he buys land because, reprising the Mark Twain adage, they are not making it anymore. But it’s mostly because(...)

Shane Smith, co-founder and chief executive officer of Vice Media, speaks during the TechCrunch Disrupt NYC 2014. Photograph: Peter Foley/Bloomberg

Shane Smith, the co-founder and chief executive of Vice Media, has taken his place among the high-rollers in Las Vegas after winning $1m at the Bellag(...)

Digital cable TV customers totalled 333,200 at the end of the fourth quarter, down from 338,300 a year earlier.

UPC Ireland added a further 51,500 subscribers last year, bringing its total subscription base up to 1,111,200. The Liberty Global-owned company said (...)