H&M has moved into Zara-owner Inditex’s ‘fast fashion’ space by offering a bigger turnover of styles. Photograph: Susana Vera/Reuters

The families behind Zara-owner Inditex and H&M will need to fend off fast-moving competitors if they are to replicate online the winning formulae(...)

Skype negotiated a deal with the Luxumbourg tax authorities.

Internet phone giant Skype negotiated a deal with Luxembourg’s tax authorities involving intellectual property held by an Irish subsidiary being li(...)

Desperate Housewives actress and angel investor Eva Longoria, who has been confirmed as a speaker at this year’s Web Summit. Photo: Bloomberg

Desperate Housewives actress Eva Longoria, supermodel Lily Cole and Oscar winning visual effects specialist Tim Webber have been confirmed as speak(...)

First Tuesday founder and chief executive of Ariadne Capital, Julie Meyer. Matt Kavanagh / The Irish Times

Governments invest far too much energy in who or what company is paying either too little or too much tax and should instead focus on the economic hea(...)

JP Dumas (left) and Mike Darnell, Appy Hotel based in Hong Kong, at the opening day of the Web Summit. Photo: Dara Mac Dónaill

The scale of change technology is going to bring to the business model is unlike anything we’ve ever seen before, Facebook vice-president Nicola Mende(...)

Tim Armstrong, chief executive of AOL, will attend Web Summit. Photograph: The New York Times

Davos for geeks. The Rolls Royce of technology events. The SXSW of Europe. These are just some of the accolades the Dublin Web Summit has attracted ov(...)

Elon Musk, billionaire, co-founder and chief executive officer of Tesla Motors will be the closing speaker at this year’s Web Summit

With the Web Summit kicking off tomorrow, organisers kept one speaker as a last minute surprise: entrepreneur Elon Musk. The co-founder of Payp(...)

Web Summit founder Paddy Cosgrave and Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation Richard Bruton. The Nasdaq opening bell will be rung onstage at the RDS during the Web Summit on October 30th, marking it the first time Nasdaq stock market has been opened from Ireland.

Trading on America’s Nasdaq stock exchange will be opened from Ireland for the first time next October. The Nasdaq opening bell will be r(...)