The main driver of demand for office space in Dublin at the moment is coming from the technology and finance sectors. Photograph: iStock
Peak office at last

Many estate agents are predicting only very moderate rent rises at the top end of the market over the next few years and some even see a tempering of (...)

The iPhone X boasts facial recognition, and its OLED super-retina display gives it a high-pixel density and allows for ultra-rich video content.

Ireland is finally getting a foothold in outer space, with the launch of the first Irish satellite, the Eirsat-1, in the next couple of years. It’ll b(...)

INM’s new interim CEO Michael Doorly (left) with chairman Leslie Buckley at the media group’s AGM  in August. Then CEO Robert Pitt did not sit beside the chairman. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The higher echelons of Independent News & Media (INM) are no stranger to stormy weather, and it would take a brave person to conclude that the los(...)

The Greenway on St Stephens Green

If Carlsberg did office spaces, they’d probably want to give Joe McGinley a bell. The founder of the Iconic Office group, Mc Ginley spotted a market f(...)

Timmy Dooley is consulting industry groups to explore a number of options, such as a levy on advertising with online outlets like Google and Facebook. Photograph: Alan Betson

Newspapers and traditional media organisations would be given some State funding in order to protect journalism under proposals being drafted by Fiann(...)

Press Council chair Seán Donlon: more than 50 per cent of Irish people now receive their news via social media, Mr Donlon told a meeting of the Association of European Journalists in Dublin. Photograph: Dave Meehan

The press in Ireland is threatened today as never before, the chair of the Press Council, Seán Donlon, has said. Addressing a meeting of the Associat(...)

An attendee operates the Oculus VR Rift virtual reality  headset during the company’s Connect 4 product launch event in San Jose, California

Facebook is launching a new virtual reality headset that does not require a separate computer to operate, allowing more mobile uses than the company’s(...)

Ali Rayl of Slack: “The market is very bullish on our prospects, and so are we”.

There was some serious eyebrow-raising recently when Slack announced it had raised an additional $250 million (€213 million) from investors in a move (...)

Voxpro co-founder Linda Green-Kiely onstage with Gillian Keating, a partner in  Ronan Daly Jermyn, at Dogpatch Labs. Photograph: Charlie Taylor

“It is hard to part with your baby,” admits entrepreneur Linda Green-Kiely, discussing the sale of the hugely successful Cork-based business process o(...)

David Blunkett: ‘The mind-set is almost that cyberattacks are what happen to other people’

A career politician and former UK government home secretary with a recently bestowed peerage of Baron of Brightside and Hillsborough in the City of Sh(...)