Colombia Three member Jim Monaghan. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

A night of “celebration and remembrance” has been held for veteran Republican Jim Monaghan, one of the “Colombia Three”. Mary Lou McDonal(...)

Some mused that Square chief executive  Jack Dorsey’s double-jobbing at Twitter was making some potential investors nervous. Photograph: Bryan Thomas/The New York Times

What a difference a year makes. Payments company Square may have been valued at $6 billion in 2014, but when it came to the stock market, things were (...)

Square chief executive Jack Dorsey

Shares of Square, the mobile payments company co-founded and still run by Twitter chief executive Jack Dorsey, soared as much as 64 per cent in their (...)

“As the internet continues to evolve we must be careful not to allow hard-won consumer protections to be undermined through inaction”

The internet has transformed many aspects of our society. Often, regulation and the law in general do not keep up with these developments, an(...)

A Co Antrim schoolboy arrested over the TalkTalk cyber attack has begun a legal challenge over an alleged failure to implement legislation that would (...)

Square chief executive Jack Dorsey. The company priced its shares at $9, resulting in a valuation significantly less than the $6 billion it was valued at in its last private fundraising round. Photograph: Mike Blake/Files/Reuters

Mobile payments company Square is set to make its debut on the stock market, with its $9 shares priced at 25 per cent less than it had hoped. The com(...)

Emojis have been there since the dawn of email and text messages. Illustration: iStockphoto

No one but an idiot wants to “thumbs up” a tragedy. Or “heart” it. But the emotionally condensed format of social media forces such inappropriate and (...)

Emergency services try and clear a tree blocking the road near the Hellfire Club in Co Dublin on Tuesday evening.  Photograph: Dublin Fire Brigade via Twitter

About 25,000 homes are expected to be without power overnight after Storm Barney battered the country with winds of up to 125km/h. The number of home(...)

Egyptians light candles as the French and Egyptian flags and France’s national colours are projected onto one of the pyramids at Giza, outside Cairo,   in tribute to the victims of the Paris attacks. The words on the pyramid read: “Solidarity with France”. Photograph:  Amr Abdallah Dalsh/Reuters

Egypt lit the Giza pyramids on Sunday night with the colours of the flags of both France and Russia in solidarity with the victims of Islamic State at(...)

Praveen Madire: “There are other testing companies out there, but none of them have a smart platform like TOD”
New innovators: Test Triangle

Just as writers need editors, software developers need testers to ensure their applications are bug-free and work as they should. This applies whether(...)