Paul Howard with the Ross O’Carroll-Kelly statue in Dublin city centre. Photograph Nick Bradshaw

1. Where Ross Doesn’t Drink Heineken (1998) It all started in the autumn of 1997. I was in the Sunday Tribune newsroom one Friday evening talking to (...)

Beaver House at Beech Hill office park in Dublin 4 was last on the market in April 2015 for €5.5 million

A fully let office investment in Clonskeagh is guiding €8.75 million through agent Knight Frank which would reflect a net initial yield of 5.58 per ce(...)

Jürgen Resch, head of the DUH environmental group

Germany’s much-hyped “diesel summit” has done little to clear the noxious air between the country’s auto industry, politicians and motorists. Opposit(...)

A trader works at the Goldman Sachs stall on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photograph: Reuters

It was a slow day in the Irish market on Tuesday as investors geared up for super Thursday next week, a day when over 200 companies are due to report (...)

Ericsson employees stand inside their booth at Mobile World Congress.

Ericsson’s new activist shareholder has hit out at the board of the struggling Swedish telecoms equipment maker as well as the influential Wallenberg (...)

Vodafone Ireland chief technology officer Madalina Suceveanu: “The new system responds directly to the needs of those using our products and services.”

Vodafone Ireland is to replace much of its existing IT infrastructure as part of a new €120 million project to provide customers with a fully converg(...)

The Colgate lasagne TV dinner: a brush with commercial disaster

Ah, nostalgia. Remember back when we were all listening to our Zunes, drinking a Crystal Pepsi, munching a McDonald’s Arch Deluxe, smoking our RJ Reyn(...)

The Nokia 3310 has battery life of almost a month in standby mode. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

You might have noticed that consumers these days lean towards the nostalgic, looking back with rose-tinted glasses at the way things used to be. You k(...)

A Sony executive holds an Xperia XZ Premium   at the Mobile World Congress  in Barcelona. Photograph: Bloomberg

Sony has become the latest mobile manufacturer to unveil a smartphone, the Xperia XZ Premium, which was launched at the Mobile World Congress on Monda(...)

Back from the dead: the 3310 became a meme about surviving the apocalypse. Photograph: Bloomberg

It was a cockroach of a phone. You could drop it from a plane. You could run over it. You could crush it in a hydraulic press, if that was the kind of(...)