Ford CEO Mark Fields at CES 2016 Consumer Electronics Show:  Ford unveiled an alliance with US online giant Amazon aimed at allowing people to connect their cars into “smart home” networks.

Car giant Ford has revealed plans for its drone-to-vehicle technology that could be used to help emergency services. At the company’s CES press conf(...)

Ciara O’Brien  was injured when she fell from a roof in Kinsale, Co Cork. Image via Ciara O’Brien Trust Fund / Facebook

A teenager who was paralysed from the waist down after falling from a rooftop has thanked those who fundraised to help her family convert their home t(...)

Testing virtual reality headsets. Photograph: Loic Venance/AFP/Getty Images

According to research firm Juniper, about three million virtual reality headsets will be shipped next year. That’s not exactly record- breaking but it(...)

“The hottest start up at the web summit was the web summit itself”

So long to the Web Summit, which is leaving Dublin for Lisbon in 2016. The face of the Web Summit, Paddy Cosgrave, is everything Irish people pretend (...)

The 2012 winner of the James Dyson award was UK student Dan Watson, who invented escape rings for trawler nets designed to tackle overfishing

Inventions by two Irish students have made it into the top 20 shortlist for the 2015 James Dyson award. A system to help firefighters navigate burning(...)

Here comes the new iPhone, same as the old one. Right? Not exactly. While the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus may look remarkably similar to the models annou(...)

A teenage girl is being treated in hospital for spinal injuries after she fell from the roof of a nightclub. The accident occurred at the newly opened(...)

 Stockflare aims to deliver key metrics and information on any stock in the world quickly and will launch in the US market first. Photographer: Louis Lanzano/Bloomberg

A London-based fintech company co-founded by an Irishman has become the first such firm to win funding from the London Co-Investment Fund. Stockflare(...)

If there is one big advantage of owning a Mac, it’s that they aren’t targeted with viruses and malware with the same alarming regularity as Windows de(...)

Sedicii founder Rob Leslie

  Irish technology firm Sedicii has been named as one of the World Economic Forum’s most promising technology pioneers. The Waterford-(...)