Police in London and San Francisco reported significant drops in iPhone robberies six months after the Find My iPhone feature was introduced in iOS 7. Photograph: Reuters

Easy to sell on, at home or abroad, smartphones are a lucrative target for thieves.Smartphone theft is believed to account for 30 to 40 per cent of al(...)

The Grange: has a 24-hour manned concierge service while the service charge in the building is less than €4 per sq ft

European Computer Driving Licence Foundation (ECDL) is to move its Dublin headquarters from Thorncastle Street in Dublin 4 to The Grange on the Stillo(...)

Samsung’s David Eun, head of Samsung’s Open Innovation Center, said his group in Silicon Valley would be stepping up its acquisitions. Photograph:  Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images

Samsung, which is competing with Google and Apple to gain a foothold in home automation, is acquiring SmartThings, a start-up that makes makes mobile (...)

CEO and president of Samsung JK Shin presenting the Samsung Galaxy S5. The company’s last quarterly results showed an alarming slump. Photograph: David Ramos/Getty Images

It seems like only last week that Samsung was seen as the indomitable giant of the consumer technology space, the company that basically owned all the(...)

€479 Hands up how many people still carry a camera with them on a night out? How about special occasions? How about ever? It’s a dwindling numb(...)

A man holds a Samsung Electronics Co. Galaxy S5 smartphone in an arranged photograph outside a Samsung retail store in the Central district of Hong Kong, China. Photographer: Brent Lewin/Bloomberg

Samsung Electronics today reported its worst quarterly profit in two years and flagged uncertain earnings prospects for its key handset business, fuel(...)

While it once was a hit-and-miss affair that was more frustrating than useful, voice recognition software has evolved over the years and it’s now possible to ditch the keyboard with confidence in favour of the mic

Voice recognition is working its way into every aspect of our lives, from our cars and phones to games consoles. Siri for iOS made it all seem (...)

Publicis chief executive Maurice Levy said the strong euro was also to blame for chipping away at the group’s growth. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

French advertising group Publicis has warned it would be “very difficult” to meet its sales growth target this year after a second-quarter slowdown, c(...)

Apple’s quarterly results show it is withstanding competition from smartphone manufacturers led by Samsung, amid increasing anticipation for new devices that chief executive officer Tim Cook (above) has said are in store. Photograph: Reuters/Rick Wilking

Apple said quarterly profit rose 12 per cent to $7.75 billion, with a jump in iPhone sales helping to make up for a drop in iPad demand. Apple sold 35(...)

While Google’s recent demonstration of a driverless car captured the imagination of some drivers, many still do not have even a basic understanding of what constitutes a connected car. Photograph: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images

Earlier this year, Apple announced CarPlay, a system that uses Siri for voice control and a new iOS-like interface to the car’s touch screen. Many (...)