Apple CEO Tim Cook introduces the new Apple Watch. Photograph: EPA/Monica Davey

It’s not often that new eras in technology have definite dates of birth, but there is every chance when the history of wearable computing is written, (...)

The Government’s data site is in its initial stages as Minister for Public Expenditure Brendan Howlin admitted in a meeting. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The Government’s new open-data portal is not yet where it would like it to be, Minister Brendan Howlin said in a Department of Public Expenditure and (...)

Developer Guy English and MacWorld editor Jason Snell, talking to Úll founders Paul Campbell and Dermot Daly. Photograph: Ben Rice McCarthy/ benricemccarthy.com

Ireland’s foremost Apple-focused technology conference returned for its third iteration this week and once again Úll showcased the finest Irish and in(...)

Dave Wiskus, the designer behind Vesper, will be one of the speakers at the Úll conference next month. Photograph: Dave Wiskus

Úll, an Apple-focused conference for designers and developers, will be held at Lyrath Estate in Kilkenny next month. Guest speakers will(...)

We’ve all heard the headlines. Ireland is the “internet capital of Europe”; Dublin is the “Silicon Docks” of Ireland; there is a chronic skills(...)

Paddy Cosgrave at the Dublin Web Summit

The recent spate of technology companies opening European headquarters here and expanding pre-existing Irish operations is yet more confirmatio(...)

An early version of Google’s “smartglasses”, the Glass Explorer edition, will be shipped to app developers this week, with a reported 8,000 prototypes being sold. Photograph: Reuters

The specifications are impressive and the developers are ready and waiting to innovate – Google Glass has arrived. Well, almost. Google has rel(...)

Dermot Daly and fellow organiser Paul Campbell have establish Úll as a significant event among the Apple community of developers and designers.

The organisers of the Úll conference, Paul Campbell and Dermot Daly, have confirmed that the Apple-centric developers' event will go ahead again ne(...)

“Ship Week” includes the Brio and Úll conferences, covering the development and design of applications for mobile and web, and features (...)