InvizBox Go: from €79

Most people don’t give online privacy a second thought. But if you are keen to give as little away as possible, even to advertisers, the InvizBox Go o(...)

New Chromecast: built-in HDMI cable allows you to easily plug it into the back of your  TV without using an extension. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

Google’s Chromecast was a hit when it launched in 2013. Its flexibility and cheap price made it an inexpensive way to turn a TV into a smart set. It u(...)

Apple Watch: from €429

Where do you stand on smartwatches? It seems everyone is interested in selling you a watch with added features, from the ability to count your daily s(...)

  Not content with simply liking a status? Facebook is branching out and testing some new ways to react on its social network. Never a(...)

CityJet is planning additional services between Cork and France from next summer, adding routes to Nantes and La Rochelle The new Cork-La Rochelle se(...)

The first Rocket’s outlet to open on a Topaz forecourt is in Douglas, Co Cork Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Eddie Rocket’s is taking its franchise to Topaz outlets with a new deal that will see the fuel and convenience brand invest €11.4 million and creat(...)

Guests use Gear VR virtual reality headsets during a preview session. Photograph: Mario Anzuoni/Reuters

Games have become business, and according to new research, they may be about to grow to new heights thanks to virtual reality. According to fig(...)

Fiona White, Mark Senn and Róisin Scott at one of the first events of Startup Gathering, which ends on Saturday. Photograph:  Iain White/Fennell Photography

A new initiative to boost Ireland’s standing as a startup hub has kicked off, with a programme of events planned for the week. The Startup Gatherin(...)

Twitter president of global revenue and partnership Adam Bain: “One of the most amazing things about the Twitter user is that . . . they often show us the way and lead us through product development.” Photograph: Romeo Gacad/AFP/Getty Images

On the day we meet, the big question on everyone’s lips across Silicon Valley and even Dublin’s Docklands is: Who will lead Twitter? Despite all th(...)

Virgin Group founder Richard Branson  at the RDS for the rebranding of UPC Ireland. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

When the Virgin juggernaut rolls into town you pay attention. And you couldn’t fail to miss Richard Branson when he made his entrance into the RDS: he(...)