“There is an awful lot of legal information out there like judgments, laws, administrative decisions and commentary. We want to put it all in one place so it is properly systemised and presented”

  Gavin Sheridan, the former director of innovation at social media news company Storyful, is launching a start-up called Vizlegal, which (...)

Tori Johnson (left) and Katrina Dawson who died during Tuesday’s seige in Sydney. Photograph: Facebook  1:38

The two hostages who were killed in the Sydney cafe siege have been remembered as heroes by friends, family and strangers.The dramatic 16-hour stand-o(...)

Mark Little is to step down as chief executive of Storyful but will continue to serve as its primary ‘ambassador’.

  Mark Little is to step down as chief executive of Storyful, the company he founded in 2010, on the first anniversary of the company’s ac(...)

Pierre Omidyar: his wealth was valued at €6.9 billion by Forbes in 2013

Malachy Browne, the news editor of social news agency Storyful, is set to become managing editor and European anchor of Reported.ly, a new media star(...)

Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Mark Little lives in New York I grew up in Malahide. I remember moments in my childhood when I knew I was destined to be either a politician or a jour(...)

Storyful CEO Mark Little said that the creation of 30 new roles at the company’s Dublin headquarters is  critical to the company achieving its vision over the coming years. (Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill)

Social media news agency Storyful is to create 30 jobs at a new R&D centre in its Dublin headquarters.The investment will “bolster the company’s D(...)

The Westin is among a number of propeties acquired by Liberty Global chairman John Malone

Billionaire Irish American businessman John Malone, who owns a number of prestigous properties in Ireland, didn’t just reduce his company’s tax bill w(...)

Photograph: Reuters /Lucy Nicholson
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This is Mexican telecoms magnate Carlos Slim, who used to be the richest man in the world, having a natter with Rupert Murdoch, who used to be one of (...)

Fairfax Media’s “Sydney Morning Herald” and “Financial Review” newspapers. The newspaper chain is united with its rival News Corp in opposing legislation that could see journalists jailed for up to 10 years for disclosing information on covert intelligence operations. Photograph: Bloomberg

The Code, a television drama currently showing in Australia – and in Britain and Ireland on BBC Four – is about fear and loathing between journalism, (...)

News Corp requested the transcript of the trial to aid them in a pending defamation action over an article published in the now defunct  News of the World. Photograph: Sean Dempsey/PA Wire

A circuit court judge has ruled that a news organisation may receive a copy of the transcript of a criminal trial. Judge Martin Nolan said News Corp, (...)