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Sky reported another set of strong quarterly results, a boon to shareholders who are anticipating a bidding war between 21st Century Fox and Comcast for the pay-TV broadcaster. Photograph: David Jones/PA Wire

Sky Plc reported another set of strong quarterly results, a boon to shareholders who are anticipating a bidding war between 21st Century Fox and Comca(...)

Data Protection Commissioner Helen Dix still plans to speak at a data security conference organised by Independent News & Media on Monday despite her plans to investigate a suspected data breach at the company. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/THE IRISH TIMES

Data Protection Commissioner Helen Dixon has said she still plans to speak at a data security conference organised by Independent News & Media on (...)

Disney would still have to receive regulatory approval if it agrees to buy Sky News

Walt Disney has waded into the long-running dispute over Rupert Murdoch’s influence in UK media by offering to buy Sky News, a move aimed at easing po(...)

The court heard that Rush touched his cast-mate in a manner that made her feel uncomfortable. Photograph: Getty

Australian actor Geoffrey Rush repeatedly touched a female cast member “in a way that made her feel uncomfortable” during a 2015 production of King Le(...)

Dropbox said its foundation will have an initial endowment of about $20 million, but that this is expected to grow over time.

The founders of US technology company Dropbox have established a new $20 million (€16 million) philanthropic foundation with Irish charity Goal among (...)

Smurfit Kappa Group chairman Liam O’Mahony. The paper-based packaging group reports full-year results on Wednesday. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

MONDAY Results: Ryanair, Bristol-Myers Squibb. Indicators: Irish services PMI (Jan); euro-zone services and composite PMI (Jan); retail sales (Dec(...)

Radio in the smart home: Amazon Echo is shipping to Ireland. Photograph: David Becker/Getty Images

Smart speakers, much like anything to do with the smart home, spark mixed feelings. What could be better in theory than a stylish device with proper (...)

Smart home: An Amazon Echo device.

All Irish radio stations are now accessible through Amazon’s voice-activated speaker range and its digital assistant Alexa, as they bid to maintain th(...)

In provisionally blocking Rupert Murdoch’s bid to acquire Sky, the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority highlighted “media plurality concerns” – in other words, how much power the Murdoch family would wield over the British media world after the takeover. Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images

Rupert Murdoch is a man accustomed to getting his own way. After all, he famously renounced his Australian citizenship more than three decades ago in (...)

James Murdoch, Fox’s chief executive,  has been mooted for a senior role in the combined group. Photograph: Neil Hall/Reuters

Walt Disney is closing in on the entertainment assets of Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox in an all-share deal that stands to reshape Hollywood and t(...)

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