The  computer has an intact motherboard,  a vintage keyboard and monitor. Photograph: Bonhams

A vintage Apple computer that was one of only 50 made in Steve Jobs’ garage in 1976 has sold for $905,000 dollars (€717,000) at auction in New York Ci(...)

Gary Hamel. Photograph: Getty

Control and freedom: these two forces are at play during any conversation with Gary Hamel. Finding a balance between them has underpinned much of his (...)

Google is one of a number of tech firms accused

Oracle is being sued over claims that it schemed with Google, Microsoft and other companies to not hire each other’s employees in the latest case acc(...)

Walter Isaacson: An essay by his daughter inspired him to write about women who were responsible for many tech innovations. photograph: vanessa vick/the new york times

While spending the summer of 2007 in Aspen, Colorado, Walter Isaacson and his wife, Cathy, spent much of their waking moments hounding their daughter (...)

Lifestyle Action Cameras ‘Cube’ by Polaroid: it doesn’t come with many of the bells and whistles a hi-tech GoPro might have but it’s not supposed to. photograph: ina fassbender/reuters

Brands, like bands, football teams and skinny jeans, can go from cool to uncool pretty darn quickly. Polaroid, which was once considered a leading inn(...)

As one of the stand-out business figures of his generation , Richard Branson’s story has been well aired. Moreover, with an autobiography, Losing my V(...)

The medieval village of Adare commands a significant premium in property prices over the rest of Limerick and has become one of the most desirable pl(...)

Decision time: According to a survey of 174 leading organisations carried out by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), many executives will question information that contradicts their intuition

Business executives may be blessed with all kinds of data to keep them in the loop. But when it comes to making important decisions, it seems, most of(...)

Queen Elizabeth II’s understated but significant words of insight on the troubled history of Anglo-Irish relations at a state dinner in Dublin in 2011 are included in the new edition of the Oxford Dictionary of Quotations: “With the benefit of historical hindsight, we can all see things which we would wish had been done differently or not at all.” Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

As Scotland goes to the polls today to decide on its independence, it is interesting to leaf through this week’s newly published eighth edition of (...)

 It may surprise, but tech gurus are limiting the amount of screen time their children get. Photograph: Anders Andersson/Getty

When Steve Jobs was running Apple, he was known to call journalists to either pat them on the back for a recent article or, more often than not, expla(...)