I am not really a maths person. It’s not that I’m particularly bad at it, it’s just that long division and algebra aren’t really my favourite ways (...)

Ryanair chief executive  Michael O’Leary said the company regretted Hertz’s decision to end its car hire supply agreement with the airline. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

Ryanair said it will begin legal action against its former partner Hertz after the car hire company terminated its deal with the airline from noon on(...)

Resolution scheme has been extended several times. Photograph: Collins Dublin.

A scheme to provide for the orderly wind-up of Irish credit unions has been extended until the end of the year, after the European Commission approved(...)

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Dixons Carphone has unveiled its new mobile service, iD, which will begin operation later this summer. The new network will target 6 per cent of(...)

Bulmers maker C&C said trading was mixed in the first quarter of the year.    Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

  Drinks firm C&C said trading conditions were mixed in the first quarter of the year, with weaker trading conditions in Ireland and S(...)

Eye on you: 1990s European regulations on data protection predate much of the far more sophisticated technology in common use today.

Just how secure is your data? For most people, that question will be met by a blank stare or a shrug as they continue to use their free social-network(...)

Some 37 critical updates were released for Windows Server 2003 in 2013

Thousands of small firms in Ireland could potentially be putting their business at risk as Microsoft ends its support for Server 2003. The company ha(...)

John Phelan, national manager for HBan: “HBan is well-positioned to help business angels find the right type of early-stage company and maximise their chances of a successful investment.”

Angel investment will help to create 700 jobs around Ireland by 2017, a result of €30 million in funding rounds last year. According to the Halo Busi(...)

David Coallier:  “All over Ireland now we are producing great indigenous tech companies that are taking on world markets.”

Cork-based web security start-up Barricade is to create 35 jobs, with the positions expected to be filled by the end of the year. The new jobs will b(...)

Apple Music: Getting started seems easy but it can take a while to inform Apple exactly what music you like. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

You’ve downloaded the latest iOS update and suddenly there it is: Apple Music. The streaming service is built into your regular music app, sitting alo(...)