Big tech companies have  decided that supplying the means for others to analyse data is going to be a big business

The technology world is looking at ways to make everything more efficient. The question is, will this be good for the many, or the mighty few?Earlier (...)

Dash is a wireless in-ear headphone . . . packed inside is a music player, 4 gigabytes of storage, a microphone to take phone calls and sensors that monitor your position, heart rate and body temperature.

Forget “wearables”, and even “hearables”. The next big thing in mobile devices is “disappearables”.Even as the new Apple Watch piques consumer interes(...)

Twitter’s CEO Dick Costolo: “As we iterate on the logged-out experience and curate topics, events, moments that unfold on the platform, you should absolutely expect us to deliver those experiences across the total audience and that includes logged in users and users in syndication.”  Photograph: Eric Gaillard/Reuters

Twitter’s first-quarter earnings were a washout. It is not just that the numbers were poor or that they were leaked – there was another thing wrong wi(...)

Peter Fisk’s book is a richly researched work on an interesting subject.

Game-changing businesses, the focus of this book, are disruptive and innovative start-ups and corporations that are reshaping economies in every secto(...)

 Susi Geiger: “There are a lot of promising trials taking place, but the innovations aren’t being implemented . . . We are hoping to come up with a model for the industry which can help overcome this.”

The benefits of connected health or e-health technologies are potentially enormous in terms of improvements in patient care, enhancements of quality o(...)

David Goldberg and his wife, Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg. Photograph: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images

David Goldberg, the chief executive of online questionnaire company SurveyMonkey and husband of Facebook’s chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg, d(...)

 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 (...)