Robert Kyncl from  YouTube said it will be decade before YouTube and Facebook “bump into each other”. Photograph:  Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images for YouTube

YouTube has downplayed the threat of Facebook displacing its dominance of online video, saying both companies will be able to grow rapidly for years b(...)

‘I’d like to buy the world a treat that doesn’t cause disease’: a still from the Centre for Science in the Public Interest video.

First get “Hilltop” – arguably the most famous television advertisement ever made – into your head. It shouldn’t be that difficult: the 1971 ad for Co(...)

A separate appeal by Google, YouTube and Facebook against an injunction requiring them to remove the clip will proceed next week. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

A student has withdrawn his Supreme Court appeals against various newspapers arising from reports on his dispute over a YouTube video clip falsely acc(...)

Advertising group WPP has teamed up with the ‘Daily Mail’ and Snapchat to launch a content marketing agency called Truffle Pig.

Advertising group WPP has teamed up with news publisher Daily Mail and messaging app Snapchat to launch a content marketing agency called Truffle Pig.(...)

At DCU for the Digital News Consumption Conference were: Dr David Levy , director of the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism; Michael O’Keeffe, chief executive of the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland; Dr Jane Suiter, director of DCU Institute for Future Media and Journalism and John Mulholland, editor of the ‘Observer’. Photograph: Julien Behal/Maxwells

Former tánaiste Michael McDowell was “chancing his arm” when he said new regulations on media holdings should allow existing arrangements to be challe(...)

For as little as €3,000, criminal gangs are arming themselves with sophisticated electronic devices, which allow them to  access  vehicles’ computer systems.

Criminal gangs are using increasingly sophisticated electronic devices that can bypass or take control of the computers securing our cars. A rash of t(...)

Spotify offers a free music service for those who don’t mind putting up with ads

Last week we published a list of all the ways we are being forced to pay for stuff today that was once free. Well, the flipside of that is all the stu(...)

Eoin McKeogh got a temporary order preventing republishing online of a video clip.

A solicitor who formerly acted for a student in proceedings over an internet video clip falsely portraying him as a taxi fare evader in Dublin is seek(...)

 Former Governor of Maryland Martin O’Malley formally announces his campaign for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination in Federal Hill Park in Baltimore, Maryland. Photograph: Jim Bourg/Reuters

Every US presidential hopeful needs a song and Martin O’Malley is no different. The Irish American politician and great-grandson of an immigrant from(...)

Protestors  during a rally calling for the removal of a white police officer filmed throwing a black teenage girl to the ground during a pool party in McKinney, Texas. Photograph: Mike Stone/Reuters

Hundreds of protesters have marched through the Texas city of McKinney calling for the firing of a police officer seen in a video throwing a bikini-cl(...)