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TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice® awards for beaches: Inchydoney Beach in Clonakilty, Co Cork. Photograph: TripAdvisor

Inchydoney Beach in Clonakilty, Co Cork has been named the best beach in Ireland in TripAdvisor’s 2019 Travellers’ Choice awards for beaches. Second (...)

TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards 2019: Harvey’s Point named Ireland’s Top Hotel 2019. Photograph: Harvey’s Point website

Harvey’s Point in Co Donegal has been named Ireland’s number one hotel in TripAdvisor’s annual Travellers’ Choice Awards for 2019. The hotel had prev(...)

Facebook founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg: Several app developers have complained about the issue to Facebook since May. Photograph: Getty

Some of the most popular apps for Android smartphones, including Skyscanner, TripAdvisor and MyFitnessPal, are transmitting data to Facebook without t(...)

 GAA commercial director Peter McKenna speaking at the launch of the association’s annual financial report at Croke Park on Wednesday. Photograph: Brendan Moran/Sportsfile

Croke Park stadium director Peter McKenna has criticised the “opportunism” of Dublin hotels and its impact on conference business in the city. He was(...)

A screengrab of the TripAdvisor page for The Shed at Dulwich

A garden shed became the top-rated restaurant on TripAdvisor after a writer tricked the popular review site by submitting fake reviews. Oobah Butler,(...)

KBC’s Darragh Lennon is flanked by Stephen Cluskey and Noelle Daly of Mobility Mojo. The company won  the top prize  in the KBC Bright Business Ideas programme. Photograph: Naoise Culhane

A website that works like TripAdvisor but focuses on mobility access has scooped the top prize of €50,000 in the KBC Bright Business Ideas programme. (...)

 Paid reviewers may post fake positive or negative opinions of businesses on consumer websites like Yelp, which is aiming to fight the problem. Illustration: Christoph Hitz/The New York Times  Honest or unfair?: when one Yelp or TripAdvisor review goes against the grain, should you believe it or not? Illustration: Christoph Hitz/New York Times

Online reviews and crowd-sourced ratings have transformed the way consumers make decisions. Advertising is no longer a one-way flow of information.(...)

TripAdvisor’s global head of product Adam Medros

The future of travel and tourism will be all about personalisation, driven by big data and technology, TripAdvisor’s global head of product Adam Medr(...)

A still from the new Discover Ireland ad

The first major Discover Ireland advertising campaign in more than three years will seek to persuade Irish holidaymakers to take one extra break in Ir(...)