Taylor Swift: “I’m not willing to contribute my life’s work to an experiment.”   Photograph: Ian West/PA Wire

“Denis O’Brien is the major shareholder in INM. In theory, with 29 per cent of the shares, he does not control it. In practice, he does.”Outgoing Sund(...)

Party off, GarthMetro Herald, July 4th. After Dublin City Council blocks two of his Croke Park gigs, Garth Brooks starts issuing ultimatums: The great(...)

Tops for Tweets: Des Cahill. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

RTÉ broadcaster Des Cahill, aka @sportsdes, is the most influential journalist on Twitter, according to the #murraytweetindex, a new ranking by pub(...)

Actor Jane McGrath as Garda Sharon Cleere in TV3’s  ‘Red Rock’. A promo for the new soap opera points to turbulent times ahead for the character.

TV3’s campaign for new twice-weekly soap Red Rock is about to step up several notches, with a major out-of-home advertising campaign kicking off on Mo(...)

Peter O’Meara –  as Brian Lenihan snr in RTÉ One drama series ‘Charlie’ – says he was amazed by the number of  young people who did not know who Charles Haughey was. Photograph: Bernard Walsh

The RTÉ / Element Pictures / Touchpaper Television series Charlie is likely to be watched very closely – and perhaps with some mirth – by the generati(...)

Cable television company UPC Ireland has finally launched an upgraded “out-of-home” version of its mobile app Horizon Go, which now allows subscribers(...)

Ian Lewis, director of Sky Movies, and Spider Man ready to race to the rescue

In the age of on-demand services, “is there anything on Sky Movies Premiere tonight?” is beginning to sound like an odd question. Less than hal(...)

Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan film the scene where their characters in ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’ meet for the first time

Forget Christmas, it’s time for brands to plan for Valentine’s Day, and what better way than to get a piece of some Fifty Shades of Grey action? (...)

Lionel Messi (left) in a UEFA Champions League match between Apoel Nicosia and FC Barcelona. Photograph: EPA/Katia Christodoulou

The bidding process for Uefa Champions League rights in the Republic from the 2015/16 season onwards is underway and the outcome, expected shortly, co(...)

Oireachtas TV: the channel’s infrastructure is provided by Pi Communications, the broadcast facilities company that is launching a satellite van service next year. Photograph: Frank Miller

In the pressures on television news budgets, there may be one winner: the companies to which infrastructural services such as outside broadcasts ar(...)