The tablet market is getting pretty crowded but Microsoft feels it has something different to offer with the Surface 3, a new tablet that it claims h(...)

Microsoft has shown off Hololens in public and demonstrated its capabilities

If you’ve been watching Microsoft’s progress with its holographic computer system Hololens with interest, you aren’t the only one. At this year’s Micr(...)

Smartphone gaming: low-cost apps and convenience feeds consumer demand for 24/7 play

Online and mobile games are set to drive a significant increase in the value of the global digital content market, a new survey from Juniper Researc(...)

A new start-up programme aimed at UCD undergraduate students has selected its first participants. UCD Startup Stars, developed by NovaUCD, the UCD In(...)

Ozobot follows pathways you hand draw, or map out on a tablet.

Ozobot, from €55 Back at CES in January, we saw the Ozobots in person for the first time. This clever little robot is programmable, and where you lea(...)

When it comes to photography, the right lighting is crucial. Sometimes you’ll be lucky enough to get it naturally, but when you are trying your hand a(...)

Confession time: any time I’ve seen the Sleep Phones on display, I’ve felt a little baffled by the concept. Admittedly, it doesn’t help that they’re b(...)

Sound women: Rhona Togher and Eimear O’Carroll preparing to launch a set of headphones with the relief therapy built in.

An Irish start-up is aiming to safeguard the nation’s hearing, by treating and ultimately preventing avoidable hearing loss. Founded by Rhona Togher a(...)

Can a computer accurately guess your age based on a single photograph?

Can a computer accurately guess your age based on a single photograph? At the Build developer conference in San Francisco, Microsoft showed off a webs(...)

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 (...)