Customers queue to enter the Ikea outlet in Ballymun, Dublin, on its reopening after Covid-19 restrictions were relaxed. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

The immediate human and public-health cost of the Covid-19 outbreak will pass but will leave behind a fundamental long-term change in customer behavi(...)

The HSE has said its contact tracing app is ready to deploy. Photograph: Getty

More than eight out of ten Irish adults say they are willing to use a contact tracing app on their phones to curb the spread of the coronavirus, new r(...)

Collaborative tools such as Zoom and Skype enable collaboration but cannot mimic or act as microcosm for our office settings. File photograph: iStock/Getty Images

After the great industrial revolution, our brains have been programmed to the routine of waking up in the morning, rushing to the office, coming back (...)

Lero director Brian Fitzgerald believes software overriding human decisions is mostly okay as it is generally more accurate and helps eliminate human errors.

Every business is now a software business in one way or another. That’s the view of Lero director Brian Fitzgerald, who points out that everything fro(...)