Tech Ireland said there are at least 66 companies working in the AI sector, employing almost 2,500 people. Photograph: iStock/Askold Romanov, Mlenny & Tricia Seibold

Plans are afoot to establish the first dedicated masters in artificial intelligence (AI) programme in the country as IDA Ireland continues with moves (...)

Before you even have a hope of getting an interview, it’s important to have standout CV that sets you apart from all the other applicants. Photograph: iStockphoto/Getty Images

Many students have part-time jobs in the local pub or shop, but taking a step up the career ladder can be daunting. It’s no longer enough to fire out (...)

While the PSP has sold well, shipments of portable machines have been steadily declining, according to data from Sony and Vgchartz. (Photograph: Kim Kyung-Hoon/Reuters)

Sony’s gaming chief Andrew House sees limited global potential for handheld gaming in the age of smartphones, saying that the company doesn’t have an(...)

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg: dismissive of the idea that social media and artificial intelligence could be used for global domination. Photograph: Brian Snyder/Reuters

The idea of Mark Zuckerberg running for president was always sort of scary. But now it’s really scary, given what we’ve discovered about the power of (...)

Accenture House and Whelan House occupy a secluded site to the rear of South County Business Park in Dublin 18.

Two fully let blocks at South County Business Park in Dublin 18 are on the market at more than €20 million through Savills. This price would represent(...)

Class action: Three women who worked at Google in recent years sued in San Francisco superior court alleging that the company pays women less than men for equal or similar work. Photograph: Mike Blake/Reuters

Google has been accused in a class action of systematically paying male employees more than females, adding the internet giant to a growing list of te(...)

Former Enterprise Ireland CEO Frank Ryan, Oonagh Kearney and Siofra Flood of Swrve, and former minister for jobs, enterprise and innovation Richard Bruton   in May 2013.  File photograph: David Sleator

Dublin-based Swrve, a mobile and social marketing company, has closed a $25 million (€21 million) Series D funding round led by Summit Bridge Capital (...)

iPhone X revenue: France has persuaded Germany, Italy and Spain to advocate taxing the turnover rather than the profits of Apple and other digital companies. Photograph: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

New proposals for harmonised tax treatment of digital companies will be debated this weekend by European Union finance ministers in the Estonian capit(...)

The “bring me a solution” approach can be problematic. Photograph: Getty

It’s time to retire the saying: “Don’t bring me problems; bring me solutions.” Even though advocates of the approach believe it reduces whining and bo(...)

Emer Duffy of Sage; Skillnets’ Tracey Donnery; Women ReBOOT participant Laura Murphy and Paul Sweetnam, Ibec, launching the new programme

One reason for the lack of women working in the technology sector is that there is a pipeline problem. Aside from maternity leave, women are more like(...)