A trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photograph: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

European stocks edged up to near four-month highs with a raft of company results in focus while euro zone bond yields rose from five-week lows as inve(...)

Shanna Lee Curtis (6), Harlow Wheelan (8) and Layla Byrne (5) enjoy themselves during the Playful Street event held on Sherrif Street, Dublin. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

On a Wednesday in September, Sheriff Street is closed to traffic and festooned with colourful bunting. There are hopscotch squares chalked on the grou(...)

ApisProtect uses in-hive IoT-enabled sensors, machine learning and old-fashioned beekeeping knowledge to help beekeepers identify hive problems, diseases and pests

ApisProtect, a Cork-based start-up that uses the internet of things (IoT) and big data to help beekeepers reduce losses and increase productivity in h(...)

Accenture has chalked out $1.8 billion for acquisitions in digital, cloud and security-related services in the fiscal year. Photograph: Albert Gea/Reuters

Global services company Accenture reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue, as the consulting and outsourcing services provider benefited from (...)

 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 (...)

The bulk of the 120 exhibitors are made up of multinational companies. Photograph : Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

Some 5,000 graduate positions are up for grabs across multiple sectors at this year’s gradireland graduate fair. The bulk of the 120 exhibitors are m(...)

Online is important but enthusiasm and a well-written CV and a chat in person still means a lot. Photograph: iStockphoto/Getty Images

Graduates are seeing the tables beginning to turn as the Irish economy starts to return to rude health. Current economic growth is fuelling the optimi(...)

Gifs: they’re the cat’s pyjamas.  Photograph: Giphy

The humble gif is turning 30. The multi-purpose bitmap image format has established itself as part of internet culture, so much so that people have al(...)

CloudKPI co-founders Brenda Jordan and Maeve Kneafsey. “There is a huge appetite for investing in women-led technology companies because they are performing so well,” said Ms Kneafsey

CloudKPI, a female-led, Co Wicklow-headquartered software start-up, is looking to raise €600,000 to take total fundraising to date to €1 million as it(...)

US President Donald Trump set his sights on Ireland’s corporate tax rate.

He may not be known for his ability to get stuff over the line, but US president Donald Trump will nonetheless have raised heart rates on Merrion Stre(...)