Bono: “oops” – how Bono began his apology for the Apple stunt in which U2’s ‘Songs of Innocence’ album was automatically downloaded to iTunes accounts.   Photograph: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

A is for Adnan Syed. Convicted of the 1999 murder of Hae Min Lee, the Baltimore man’s case is the subject of this year’s most talked-about investig(...)

François-Henri Pinault, who took over the Kering business from his father in 2006. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Since September, at least nine senior executives have left businesses controlled by French billionaire François Pinault. The latest came this month, w(...)

Didier Bonnet: “Becoming a digital master is challenging but there has never been a better time. The longer you wait, the more difficult it will become.”

Companies that have mastered their digital strategy to become world-class players – with high levels of productivity and profitability – are hard to f(...)

US President Barack Obama presents the Medal of Freedom to former professional golfer Charles Sifford. He was the first African-American to earn a PGA card.   Photograph:  Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images

In the East Room of the White House on November 24th, President Barack Obama draped the Presidential Medal of Freedom around the neck of 92-year-old C(...)

Close to €300,000 worth of fake Nike-branded runners have been seized by Customs & Excise officials in Cork. Photograph: Getty Images

Close to €300,000 worth of fake Nike-branded runners have been seized by Customs & Excise officials in Cork.More than 2,000 pairs of trainers were(...)

Garda Emily Carr told the Dublin Children’s Court an off-duty garda spotted the teenager pick up Nike runners “from a display on the front window”.

A teenager, who stole a pair of right-footed runners which came in different sizes, has been remanded on bail pending sentence.The boy (16) pleaded gu(...)

Christopher Bailey, CEO, Burberry, is number one on the OUTstanding list.

Two Irish business people have made it into OUTStanding’s top 100 list of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) business leaders. Limeric(...)

This week’s OpenWorld annual conference heard about the importance of digital leadership

Transforming a company into a truly digital organisation is challenging, but it pays off - in cash, according to Didier Bonnet, senior vice-president (...)

Minnesota Vikings Adrian Peterson, a marquee National Football League running back who faces charges of child abuse for injuries he caused when disciplining his son, was reinstated by the franchise on Monday. Photograph:  Matthew Emmons/Reuters

Anheuser-Busch has made a shocking discovery. The NFL, the company’s money heifer over these many years, is a spectacularly violent league. That viole(...)

 Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland has been urged by Judge Brian McGovern to engage in mediation with former management company Horizon. Photograph: Getty Images

Rory McIlroy, the world number one and the projected talisman for Europe’s bid to retain the Ryder Cup in just over a week’s time at Gleneagles in Sco(...)