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Dublin Chamber of Commerce: “Would you take a pay cut if you could work from home permanently?”Photograph: iStock

Dublin Chamber of Commerce learned a sharp lesson in the power of social media this week when it decided to run a quick Twitter poll. It was an unusua(...)

If you don’t already have a website, it’s now easier than ever to get one. Illustration: iStock

Lobster, langoustine, crab and hake – “I’ll see you at the harbour in the morning”, fishmonger Alison Bates tells a local Greystones Facebook group. T(...)

Twitter chief executive Jack Dorsey testifies remotely during a Senate commerce, science and transportation committee hearing with big tech companies. Photograph:  Greg Nash-Pool/Getty Images

The leaders of big US technology companies came to testify about legislation that shaped the modern internet. They ended up being accused by senators(...)

Veiled demonstrators hold photographs of those killed at Sandy Hook elementary school during the March for Our Lives in New York last weekend, which was largely organised on Facebook and Twitter. Photograph: Todd Heisler/New York Times

I don’t need to tell you that something is wrong with social media. You’ve probably experienced it yourself. Maybe it’s the way you feel while scrolli(...)

Sitting this one out: maybe it’s all getting a little bit too much, that constant noise and stream of information from social media that we’re expected to process. Photograph: Bernd Von Jutrczenka/EPA

It’s enough to make you want to quit social media altogether. You know what I’m talking about. There’s always one hiding on your friend list. Maybe (...)

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Social media key tool for B2B firms
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  • January 15, 2016, 13:00

Many business-to-business chief executives still believe that social media isn’t right for them. And it’s no surprise. The attention being paid to s(...)

Technology produces plenty of anxieties but it can also be key in alleviating the stress it brings

From the pressure to keep up with social media to the irritating beeps and buzzes of devices, technology produces plenty of anxieties. But it can als(...)

The Almaden Research Center: the setting brings to mind a California of the past, but IBM’s researchers are looking decades into the future

The private road up to IBM’s Almaden Research Centre, out beyond the edges of the last suburbs of San Jose, offers unexpected vistas that let a visito(...)