Ronan Harris: in charge of Google’s operations in Ireland

Ronan Harris officially takes over today from John Herlihy as the person in charge of Google’s operations in Ireland. His official title is vice-presi(...)

The European Commission said it will “review” whether on-demand services such as Netflix should be subject to the same rules as traditional TV broadcasters.  Photograph: Bloomberg

Brussels is to take the first step toward tighter European Union regulation of the internet after coming under pressure from France and Germany to tak(...)

Usage of the app had been in decline

Last summer, employees at the startup Secret gathered in their new offices in downtown San Francisco, waiting for the founders to address the company(...)

Microsoft is to introduce new tools for Windows 10 making it easier for developers to reuse code for software. Picture: Bloomberg.

Microsoft is introducing new tools for Windows 10 that will make it easier for developers to reuse code for software they have already created for (...)

Welcome for abolition of ‘double Irish’: Axelle Lemaire, France’s minister for digital affairs, in Dublin last week.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Multinational companies, particularly those in the digital sector, will need to pay tax where they create value in a new digital single market for Eu(...)

   Microsoft are expected to release further details about its augmented reality headset HoloLens at its Build conference in San Francisco. Photograph: EPA/Microsoft

Augmented reality is “a game-changer, literally”, according to foreign direct investment agency IDA Ireland. Microsoft and Google are among the many w(...)

Election literature featuring local election candidate Mark Savage.

A Co Dublin man has asked a court to direct that Google take down published items which, he claims, wrongly brand him as a homophobic.Mark Savage, of (...)

2 Grand Canal Plaza:  Google acquired the 2,480sq m (26,695sq ft) block. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Lisney’s latest quarterly review of the Dublin office market reports strong activity in first quarter of 2015 with take-up coming in at 51,300sq m (55(...)

Paul Devaney at Everest base camp in Nepal, two hours before the earthquake and subsequent avalanche. Photograph: Paul Devaney 2:42

The Department of Foreign Affairs has made contact with six of the 10 Irish citizens that had remained unaccounted for following the earthquake in Nep(...)

Apple is considering directly funding at least six Irish renewable energy projects. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Apple is considering directly funding at least six Irish renewable energy projects, which could result in total new investment of more than €400 mill(...)