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Photograph: Sajjad Hussain/AFP via Getty Images

Retail behemoth Amazon. com took a big leap toward delivering goods from the sky by becoming one of only a handful of companies certified by the US go(...)

Google co-founders Sergey Brin (left) and Larry Page talk about the then-new Google Browser, Chrome, back in 2008. File photograph: Paul Sakuma/AP Photo

The co-founders of Google are stepping down as executives of its parent company, Alphabet. The move ends a remarkable two decades during which Larr(...)

Wing now has the same certifications that smaller airlines receive from the US Federal Aviation Administration  and the department of transportation. Photograph: iStock

An offshoot of Google has become the first drone operator to receive US government approval as an airline, an important step that gives it the legal a(...)

Delainey Schwarz, 8, Bella Burnwell, 10 and Emma Strong, 11, from Chicago, are among 10,000 musicians participating in the Fleadh Cheoil in Drogheda this week. Photograph: Lara Marlowe

The presence of an estimated 400,000 visitors in Drogheda this week, nearly one third of them foreign, is testimony to the global reach of Irish tradi(...)