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(...)

Liam Casey grew up on a dairy farm in County Cork but has grown his technology company PCH into a business with a $1.1bn turnover.

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 Paddy Cosgrave: founder of The Web Summit. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

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Tyrone’s Conor Clarke holds off the challenge of Tipperary’s Alan Campbell during the qualifier at Semple Stadium on Saturday. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Tyrone 0-19 Tipperary 0-7 In Semple stadium, of all places, Tipperary’s promising football summer ended with a 0-12 to 0-1 second half blitz.(...)

Sean Cavanagh helped Tyrone to a comfortable win over Tipperary in Thurles. Photograph: Inpho

Tipperary 0-7 Tyrone 0-19 Tipperary manager Peter Creedon stepped down in the wake of this 12 point defeat after four seasons in charge. Creedon cited(...)

Web Summit co-founder Paddy Cosgrave: renting in Dublin “sucks”.

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Colin O’Riordan: was magnificent in last May’s under-21 All-Ireland final. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Tipperary v Louth Semple Stadium, 2.45 Underage evidence suggests Tipperary are the coming force in Munster. We’ve heard that before ab(...)

David Coallier:  “All over Ireland now we are producing great indigenous tech companies that are taking on world markets.”

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Phridge Team: winners of the 2014 PCH Hardware Hackathon. photograph: alan betson

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Tipperary’s Colm O’Shaughnessy and Jimmy Feehan celebrate after the final whistle. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Tipperary 0-14 Dublin 0-12Injury-time points from Steven O’Brien and Kevin O’Halloran sealed a dramatic first ever Eirgrid All-Ireland U-21 football c(...)