Adam Mosseri, who runs the Facebook-owned Instagram, said building a standalone app for children under 13 that offers parents more control and supervision was still the ‘right thing to do’. Photograph: Lionel Bonaventure/AFP via Getty Images

Facebook has suspended plans to launch Instagram Kids, a version of its photo-sharing app for children under the age of 13, as a backlash against the (...)

In this file photograph taken on August 28th, 2016, a woman uses a smartphone in front of the building housing the Israeli NSO group, in Herzliya, near Tel Aviv. Photograph: Jack Guez/AFP via Getty Images

A major Israeli cybersurveillance company, NSO Group, has come under heightened scrutiny after an international alliance of news outlets reported that(...)

Some investors seem to think low-priced stocks are cheap and high-priced stocks are expensive. Photograph: Reuters

Sentiment surveys aren’t the only indicator of excess right now. Take Bespoke Investment’s so-called Ludicrous indicator, which consists of companie(...)

The Wall Street Journal announcement came as the New York Times reported print advertising revenue that was 19 per cent lower

News Corp’s Wall Street Journal will launch a new format for the newspaper with fewer sections on November 14th, Gerald Baker, the editor-in-chief, to(...)

Iran’s leader Ayatollah Khamenei reportedly sent Barack Obama a secret letter in response to a suggestion by Mr Obama that a deal could be struck on Iran’s nuclear projects. Photograph: Handout via EPA

Iran’s leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has responded to overtures from US president Barack Obama by sending him a secret letter amid nuclear talks, the (...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan and Minister for Public Expenditure Brendan Howlin at Government Buildings before the Budget announcement on Tuesday. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The Government’s decision to end the controversial “double Irish” tax arrangement used by multinationals to slash their tax bills has received promine(...)

Where’s the bullishness? US indices may be hitting all-time highs but retail investors are unconvinced, with a recent report indicating cash allocatio(...)