Niall Phelan, co-founder Rye River Brewery Company

Rye River Brewery, based in Co Kildare, produces a number of beers under the McGargles brand. The group, established in 2013, employs 47 people and (...)

Mark Newson, who designed this influential Ford concept, is now working on Apple’s car project.

For now, it’s called ‘Titan’ but whatever the code word currently disguising its nature, the Apple Car could shake up the industry like few others.For(...)

Tim Cook, chief executive officer of Apple arrives to speak with Gary Cohn, president and chief operating officer of Goldman Sachs Group (r) at the Goldman Sachs Technology And Internet Conference in San Francisco, California on Tuesday. Cook told the audience that he doesn’t believe “ in such laws as laws of large numbers”. (Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg)

An onstage interview with Tim Cook on Tuesday turned into a mini-debate about mathematics that left everybody in the audience a little bit dumber. Gar(...)

Teenage Waterford entrepreneur Jordan Casey is interviewed during a break at a conference on European youth in business in Madrid. Photograph: Carlos Lujan/The New York Times

When Waterford’s Jordan Casey takes to the stage to present his technology business, he jumps onto the platform rather than walking up the access ramp(...)

“Every new business needs to offer a solution to an unsolved problem,” says  Dr Bruce Martin

Ireland has made great strides in recent years in increasing the number of graduates qualifying in the broad science, technology, engineering and math(...)

You’d be laughing too if you earned as much as Apple chief executive Tim Cook did last year.

Apple chief executive Tim Cook received compensation valued at $9.22 million last year, more than double his pay in 2013, as optimism for new products(...)

 Sony studios in Culver City, California: The studio’s reputation has suffered considerable damage in the wake of leaked emails that have proved extremely damaging. Photographer: Jonathan Alcorn/Bloomberg

Hollywood giant Sony Pictures Entertainment has gone on the offensive for the first time in the hacked-and-leaked emails scandal, warning US media aga(...)

NBA king LeBron James was criticised by British media when he put his arm around Kate Middleton while wearing a sweaty post-game shirt after the Cleveland Cavaliers beat Brooklyn Nets in New York. Photograph: Neilson Barnard/The New York Times

The US was just recovering from the royal visit of Wills and Kate to New York and Washington when the tabloid gods rained down another celebrity ne(...)

Angelina Jolie, one of the Hollywood stars named in hacked emails. Photograph: Alberto E Rodriguez/Getty Images

Angry and passionate email exchanges between major Hollywood players have been exposed by the recent hack into Sony Pictures.Producer Scott Rudin and (...)

There is a genre of books in the business and personal finance space aimed specifically at women. Undoubtedly women have issues in these areas that me(...)