Apple’s App Store has overtaken Hollywood in terms of revenues, with the entire apps ecosystem going through tremendous growth.
Business 23.Jan.2015 09:54
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Two months after it first achieved the historic landing on a comet, both the Rosetta craft and its Philae lander have returned detailed findings of Comet 67P C-G’s ancient past and violent future.
Innovation 23.Jan.2015 09:50
Box, the cloud player headed by 29-year-old Aaron Levie, has been valued at US$1.7bn – or US$14 a share – ahead of what is one of the most hotly anticipated tech IPOs today.
Business 23.Jan.2015 09:10
Billing software company Brite:Bill is to create 100 new jobs in Dublin and the US after securing multi-million dollar contracts in North America.
Careers 23.Jan.2015 08:31
The cachet of a US$1bn valuation is proving irresistible to tech start-ups and there are now at least 80 tech start-ups in the world that are valued at more than US$1bn, according to a cover story in Fortune.
Start-ups 23.Jan.2015 08:09
Headphones and speakers maker Bose is to lay off 140 people in Carrickmacross, Co Monaghan, as it shifts operations to lower-cost locations in Mexico and Malaysia.
Business 23.Jan.2015 07:23
Dr Evelyn Freney is discovering how manmade and natural aerosol particles help to form clouds and affect our health.
Innovation 23.Jan.2015 07:00
With Gigglebit, we turn the spotlight on humorous and/or amazing content about science and tech, such as this incredible high-definition image of a galaxy far far away.
Innovation 23.Jan.2015 07:00
Only with radical transparency and a public-private partnership with governments will trust be restored in the internet, tech leaders said at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, today.
Business 22.Jan.2015 17:08
Technology has never been able to move as quickly as the imagination of storytellers and the history of every medium is loaded with a roster of wonderfully conceived robots of all shapes, sizes and functions.
Innovation 22.Jan.2015 15:47
Two teams of US scientists are claiming to have developed a genetically modified organism (GMO) – commonly used in farming for better growth – that is designed to not spread in the wild.
Innovation 22.Jan.2015 15:27
Programming language Ruby can lay out a pretty achievable career path for students ready to enter the world of IT.
Careers 22.Jan.2015 15:20
US researchers recently discovered that two sub-glacial Greenland lakes of meltwater have drained away.
Innovation 22.Jan.2015 14:30
In our employer insights series, Ashling Quaile, HR director at Accenture Ireland, tells us about the types of candidates the company is trying to hire and how they can stand out from the crowd.
Careers 22.Jan.2015 13:30
WhatsApp has finally answered the requests of many of its users by introducing WhatsApp Web that allows them to send and receive messages through a desktop computer.
New Media 22.Jan.2015 12:36
Internet titan Google’s latest venture appears to be providing mobile phone plans after striking deals with US telecoms companies Sprint and T-Mobile.
Comms 22.Jan.2015 12:26