1,357,400 – the average audience for The Late Late Toy Show in November.  Photograph: Alan Betson

1,357,400Average audience for The Late Late Toy Show in November. Although the number of viewers was down slightly on last year, it was once again the(...)

“There is an awful lot of legal information out there like judgments, laws, administrative decisions and commentary. We want to put it all in one place so it is properly systemised and presented”

  Gavin Sheridan, the former director of innovation at social media news company Storyful, is launching a start-up called Vizlegal, which (...)

The summons, which is highly embarrassing for Mr Blair, is the first time a House of Commons inquiry has had to order a former prime minister to come before it to give evidence. Photograph: Jim Hollander/EPA

Former British prime minister Tony Blair has been summoned to give evidence to MPs about the decision to tell hundreds of republican “on the runs” the(...)

Pierre Omidyar: his wealth was valued at €6.9 billion by Forbes in 2013

Malachy Browne, the news editor of social news agency Storyful, is set to become managing editor and European anchor of Reported.ly, a new media star(...)

 Former UK Conservative  chief whip Andrew Mitchell has lost a libel case over claims he called a policeman a “pleb”. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA

A former minister in David Cameron’s Tory government lost a libel case on Thursday over a newspaper article that said he had insultingly referred to p(...)

The Sun newspaper’s Whitehall editor Clodagh Hartley, from Waterford, arriving at Westminster Magistrates Court. Photograph:  Andrew Cowie/AFP/Getty

Clodagh Hartley, a Waterford-born journalist, has been cleared by a London jury of making unlawful payments for information to a Revenue and Customs o(...)

Storyful CEO Mark Little said that the creation of 30 new roles at the company’s Dublin headquarters is  critical to the company achieving its vision over the coming years. (Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill)

Social media news agency Storyful is to create 30 jobs at a new R&D centre in its Dublin headquarters.The investment will “bolster the company’s D(...)

The Liberty Global owned company said that total subscriptions increased by 6 per cent or 65,200 in Q3 compared with the same quarter in 2013.

UPC Ireland added a further 13,600 customers in the third quarter of the year, bringing its total subscription base up to 1,105,200. The Liberty Globa(...)

The Westin is among a number of propeties acquired by Liberty Global chairman John Malone

Billionaire Irish American businessman John Malone, who owns a number of prestigous properties in Ireland, didn’t just reduce his company’s tax bill w(...)

The Spotted Pig in New York’s West Village. The restaurant  has a strict no-bookings policy and has many celebrity fans such as Sarah Jessica Parker, U2 and Matt Damon

Some rock bands want to drink their dinner; others want to order breakfast at midnight; all want a place where they can hang out until late in mellow (...)