Adam Tanner, author of What Stays in Vegas: The World of Personal Data – Lifeblood of Big Business – and the End of Privacy as We Know It

Back in 1988, journalist Adam Tanner was the victim of what he calls pre-internet era, “old fashioned data gathering”.While in Dresden – then still a (...)

Get a wedding dress to beat the band

Q I’m having a surprise wedding. The guests think they’re coming to an engagement party, but we’re going to have a ceremony instead. It’s going to (...)

Some companies will get employees to wear crazy clothes just to stand out from the crowd at events such as the Dublin Web Summit. PHOTOGRAPH: BRENDA FITZSIMONS

Walking along Howard Street in San Francisco late last February it was hard not to notice the number of adults cramming into bars and restaurants spor(...)

Timothy Bradley Jr. taunts  Juan Manuel Marquez  during their title fight in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Photograph: Steve Marcus/Reuters

Timothy Bradley retained his WBO world welterweight title with a split decision victory over Juan Manuel Marquez in Las Vegas that left the Mexican fu(...)

The World Market Center in Las Vegas, where Waterford Wedgwood will open a store

As if anyone needed reminding that things have changed – and changed utterly – at the luxury goods company Waterford Wedgwood Royal Doulton (WWRD), it(...)

The Smith Center for the Performing Arts
Viva Las Vegas

There are 5,000 rooms in the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas – one of the biggest in the world – and as we booked in on a recent Monday night there wa(...)