Loans to Irish households fell 2.8 per cent in July, new data from the Central Bank has shown, while lending to companies showed a decline of 6.9 per(...)

Doctors and other professionals could save on transport costs if they had flexible work arrangements. Photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Ireland’s knowledge workers could benefit from more flexible working arrangements, saving on transport costs, increasing their productivity and encou(...)

Coillte is selling around 300 masts and equipment locations for an undisclosed sum.

Coillte has agreed a deal to sell its network of 298 telecoms masts to a French investment fund, Infravia Capital Partners, for about €70 million. The(...)

Eoghan McCabe: he is already on his third company Intercom, having seen his second, Exceptional, sold for an undisclosed sum

If you were in any way insecure, Intercom’s chief executive might make you feel a little inadequate. At 31, Eoghan McCabe is already on his third c(...)

Google’s tech hub network has come to Dublin with the announcement of a partnership with Dogpatch Labs. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

Google has teamed up with Dogpatch Labs to bring its tech hub network to Dublin. The deal will help Dogpatch, which offers physical space for startu(...)

Doro Liberto 820 Mini: a decent alternative Android device

Doro has made its business out of developing more accessible technology. The company’s range of mobile phones is designed to be used by older consu(...)

The iBackPack: tempting

At first glance, you might think the iBackPack is a bit overkill. When are you likely to need a Bluetooth speaker, a backup battery, GPS and 3G or wif(...)

The Tab S2  is available in two sizes: 8 inches and 9.7 inches

Samsung’s tablet, the Tab S, was unveiled a little over a year ago, and it’s just about due an update. And right on cue, it’s the Tab S2, sporting a t(...)

An employee select a bunch of Fyffes bananas at  a Fyffes ripening and fruit distribution plant. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Fruit distributor Fyffes said earnings continued to grow strongly in the first half of the year, and group revenue rose almost 9 per cent as it said (...)

David Marcus, vice president of messaging products at Facebook, speaks during the Facebook F8 Developers Conference in San Francisco, earlier this year. Photograpr: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

Move over Siri and Cortana - Facebook developing its own digital assistant for its Messenger service. The personal digital assistant, called “M”, wil(...)