Apple Watch: Event to be held on March 9th with sales due to begin in April

Apple has sent out invitations to an event on March 9th in San Francisco, where it will unveil details for the release of the Apple Watch. Chief execu(...)

Senator Ivana Backik, Senator David Norris, Bryan Lucey head of the newly formed King’s Inns’ Gay and Lesbian Straight Alliance, Patrick Treacy SC, and Dr. John Murray from the Iona Institute before the start of the Kings Inns marriage referendum debate. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Supporters of the yes side in May’s marriage equality referendum were warned against complacency at a debate in the King’s Inns in Dublin last night. (...)

‘I’m enjoying feeling part of this place and it of me. And I am grateful for the opportunity Ireland has given me to start over.’

Just before leaving San Francisco last year, Maura McElhone wrote for Generation Emigration about her decision to move back to Ireland after almost(...)

The driverless Lutz Pathfinder pod vehicle. The technology has become something of a trend among Silicon Valley heavyweights. Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images

With trials of driverless cars coming to several British cities, the UK has joined the autonomous driving revolution alongside technology giants like (...)

Facebook: world’s largest social network is stepping up its work in cyber security.  Photograph:Dado Ruvic/Reuters

Facebook is launching a social network for cyber security professionals to share information about threats that could lead to cyber attacks.The world’(...)

Cork’s Catriona Casey has been in dominant form on the women’s handball circuit.

Paul Fitzpatrick Young Cork sensation Catriona Casey will attempt to become the first female ever to qualify for a male professional handball tournam(...)

Bernard Lynch: ‘I have a lot of connections to, a lot of grá for Ireland, even though I wouldn’t claim to know Ireland.’  Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

As part of LGBT History Month this February, Mind Yourself, a charity supporting the health and wellbeing of Irish people living in London, has bee(...)

Counting down the minutes to medical attention while waiting on a hospital trolley in the wee small hours, one may have many thoughts: but not necessa(...)

Karri Cormican mixes a cocktail at the Comstock Saloon in San Francisco. Photograph: Matthew Ryan Williams/The New York Times

COSTS Transport to a lively nocturnal location Eight miles arranged through the Uber app costs €9.21 ($10.42). Cinema €10.61 ($12). Th(...)

The first photo taken from the Two Eagles capsule after take-off from Japan. Photograph: @TwoEaglesTeam

Two balloonists crossing over the Pacific Ocean from Japan surpassed a distance record on Thursday for gas-filled balloon travel and are heading towar(...)