What are you planning for the men in your life this Christmas?

Read all our Christmas content at irishtimes.com/itschristmas Water works In cable wakeboarding, the speedboat of traditional water-skiing is r(...)

John Collison of Stripe who was the International and Overall winner at the awards ceremony last night in Citywest last night. The event took place in front of an audience of over 1,500 people and was broadcast live on UTV Ireland and UTV. Photograph: Maxwells

John and Patrick Collison, the boy wonders of Irish technology, have won this year’s EY Entrepreneur of the Year award. Their online payments p(...)

John Lee with his children John and Áine: his solid ash table took the new Irish Design Award. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

For the first time the National Craft Awards presented at the RDS yesterday were divided into separate categories of emerging and established maker(...)

 CoderDojo Coolest Projects: Openet Pitching Stage will give the children taking part in Coolest Projects the chance to sell their idea to the crowd. Photograph: Conor McCabe Photography

Ireland’s best and brightest coders will be given the opportunity to hone their pitching skills at the upcoming Coolest Projects event in the RDS, Du(...)

Niall Norton: “We are hiring top-class software engineering graduates and senior engineers who can help us continue to innovate and create dynamic, real-time software solutions.”

Irish technology company Openet is to create 30 highly- skilled roles at its headquarters in Dublin. There will be graduate positions, senior techni(...)

 Deirdre Somers, chief executive of the Irish Stock Exchange: The Government is ignoring Ireland’s mid-size companies. Photograph: The Irish Times

The Government is ignoring Ireland’s mid-size companies in favour of an enterprise policy aimed at supporting multinationals and start-ups, Irish Stoc(...)

 ABB said no date had been set for chief executive Joe Hogan to step down. Photograph: Michael Buholzer/Reuters

ABB has announced the surprise departure of its chief executive just three weeks after the engineering group reported earnings that fell short (...)