Tony Fadell of Nest  on the centre stage at today’s Web Summit 2:03

Nest, the connected-home device company purchased by Google for $3.2 billion earlier in January, this morning announced a major deal with Electric (...)

Total revenue rose 0.8 per cent to $364.7 million

Newspaper publisher New York Times reported a bigger-than-expected quarterly adjusted profit, as a 17 per cent rise in digital subscription sales offs(...)

Peter Dawson chief executive of the R&A feels that ‘one or two things are not quite as portrayed ’ with regards to Louise Richardson quotes. Photograph:   Matthew Lewis/Getty Images

Chief executive Peter Dawson jumped to the defence of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club on Wednesday after the bastion of male exclusivity came under f(...)

“How do you serve the ‘born on the internet’ generation? How do you generate journalism for a sophisticated audience using more than one device at the same time? These are questions being asked of every media organisation, every journalist and every editor.” Photograph: Jasper Juinen/Bloomberg

We are living in an unhinged age, where technology and the internet have broken up a long-established world order with some ferocity. The principal(...)

The New York Times publisher Arthur Sulzberger Jr, center, and Jill Abramson, right, who was sacked as editor of the New York Times last week, celebrate the four Pulitzers won by The Times in 2013. File photograph: Ruth Fremson/The New York Times

When you get fired, the most important thing is to put it swiftly behind you. That is going to be quite hard for Jill Abramson, who was sacked as edit(...)

A detail of a woodcutting portrait of Solomon Northup that has been used to illustrate editions of his memoirs, 12 Years a Slave.

It’s a small bit late - but a lot of folks do have long memories, particularly when newspapers make mistakes. Solomon Northup may have p(...)

What can Ernest Hemingway teach us about industrial disruption? The master of terse prose was more concerned with war, pugilism and other overt displa(...)

There was a lot of to-ing and fro-ing last week about this, but it now looks like China will not lift Great Firewall restrictions on Facebook and Twit(...)

Author Ryan Holiday

If you want your new product to succeed in today’s marketplace, abandon almost everything you learnt in college about marketing. It is arguable if it (...)

Eileen Murphy, a spokeswoman for New York Times Co, said the publisher is looking into the website outage.

The New York Times website was back online this evening shortly after 6pm Irish time after it went down earlier suffering what the company called “te(...)