Kindle Oasis  Although Amazon’s foray into the mainstream tablet market with its Fire was a bit of a damp squib (it was selling them six to a pa(...)

Apple shares were down for the 10th session in the last 11 and closed the week down 11.3 per cent, the largest such decline since January 2013. Illustration: Dado Ruvic/Reuters

European stocks fell to a two-week low as a stronger euro and mixed earnings reports prompted investors to assess the biggest monthly advance since N(...)’s quarterly revenue surged 28.2 per cent as its Prime loyalty programe helped attract more customers and revenue jumped in its cloud services business.

Online retail giant Amazon. com’s quarterly revenue surged 28.2 per cent as its Prime loyalty programe helped attract more customers and revenue jumpe(...)

An Apple shop in New York. The S&P 500 Information Technology currently ranks as the third-worst performing sector this month, with its opening drop of 1.4 per cent on Wednesday. The sector has declined 3.6 per cent so far in April.

Apple is exerting the biggest drag on US technology earnings, deepening concern that slowing profit growth for the S&P 500’s largest sector poses (...)

Garmin: It seems there is life in the stand-alone sat-nav yet with some innovations at a relatively affordable price point (€133-€400)

Garmin, one of the biggest names in satellite navigation, presented its new “Drive” range of personal navigation devices (PNDs) to the press at the fa(...)

Google wanted Android to be open enough to be adopted but closed enough to reward its investments in search, email and other applications. Photograph: Pawel Kopczynski/Reuters

Matt Brittin, president of Google’s European operations, complained that EU officials “could be better informed than they are”. It might help if Googl(...)

€16.99: The Binman’s Guide to Marketing by Oisin Browne

Oisin Browne is a marketer who learned much about doing business by working for the City Bin company. He scored a big hit on Amazon with his best-sell(...)

The reef, no sooner found, is said to be in grave danger. According to the paper, the Brazilian government has sold 80 blocks for oil exploration and drilling at the mouth of the Amazon. Photograph: by Mario Tama/Getty Images

A huge 9,300 sq km coral reef system has been found below the muddy waters off the mouth of the river Amazon, astonishing scientists, governments and (...)

William Campbell (L), who died this week. He is pictured with  investor Allison Butts. Photograph: Bloomberg

Bill Campbell, one of the most influential background players in Silicon Valley, who was known as “coach” there for his work advising technology indus(...)

Irish TV chief executive Pierce O’Reilly, Brian Morris, general manager of Global Media & Entertainment Services Tata Communications, John Griffin Irish TV chairman, Alex Sharp, strategic manager partner Tata Communications, Mairead Mulhern managing director Irish TV at the announcement of the partnership between Irish TV and Tata Communications.

Ireland’s first international television station is to extend its reach to audiences following a multi-platform access deal announced with Tata Commun(...)