Emmet Ryan

Emmet Ryan

Emmet Ryan is editor of Connected and a business & technology reporter with the Sunday Business Post. Ryan is also the beer and betting columnist along with hosting our successful Connected podcast. In 2009, he was named Journalist of the Year at the IIA NetVisionary Awards and won the Alumni Choice award at the 2014 Business Journalist Awards.

Nike’s self-tying sneakers might not be a runner

Nike’s self-tying sneakers might not be a runner

Bluetooth-enabled Adapt BBs are a big step forward in terms of tech, but they aren’t the flashiest and will be a hard sell at $350

Born Clippy

Born Clippy

After 20 years at Microsoft, PJ Hough is leading a major transformation at Citrix in his role as chief product officer.

Premium phone for a budget price

Premium phone for a budget price

There’s no dancing around it, price is the selling point for Xiaomi and it shows with its first...

Slow-burning billionaire

Slow-burning billionaire

The salacious details of the pending divorce of Jeff Bezos from his wife MacKenzie, and how his $...

Pint Of View

Pint Of View

Buxton In the Zawn Price: €3.99 Available: Select off-licences It’s been a few years since th...

Salesforce plays down housing fears for new staff as it plans Dublin expansion

Salesforce plays down housing fears for new staff as it plans Dublin expansion

Salesforce is confident it won’t bring added pressure to the crowded Dublin property market aft...

Irish figher TJ Doheny's shot at attention

Irish figher TJ Doheny's shot at attention

Having started his pro career in Australia - TJ Doheny has never fought professionally in Europe, let alone Ireland - he largely went unnoticed as he ground his way into world title contention

Stop giving social media companies facial recognition data

Stop giving social media companies facial recognition data

Your incessant selfies are paving the way to a surveillance state, argues Emmet Ryan

Aisling Keegan's unusual route to success

Aisling Keegan's unusual route to success

Growing up, Aisling Keegan planned to become a school teacher, but she was lured by the siren call of the business world and found she had a talent for leadership. As general manager of Dell EMC Ireland, she sees an urgent need for Ireland to play catch-up digitally

Young Scientist 2019: From the maths of rap to a laser-guided fix for posture

Young Scientist 2019: From the maths of rap to a laser-guided fix for posture

The young people presenting the 550 projects at the BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition looked at their local areas for inspiration

Go deep to maximise IT profits, says Havok co-founder

Go deep to maximise IT profits, says Havok co-founder

Steve Collins, who has spent the past two years as a partner with Frontline Ventures, said the clarity of the benefits of deep learning made it appealing to businesses

Investor Azhar bangs the drum for blockchain in 2019

Investor Azhar bangs the drum for blockchain in 2019

Serial investor Azeem Azhar has said he is excited about the potential of blockchain technologies...

Eurofins to bring 200 new software jobs to Dublin

Eurofins to bring 200 new software jobs to Dublin

The new office is in addition to lab operations run by the business in Ireland since 2003

BT boss: Give 5G four years and it will reach the most remote of rural areas

BT boss: Give 5G four years and it will reach the most remote of rural areas

5G is a viable alternative to fibre in rural areas according to BT’s managing director of IT, b...

A Starry night in store on Leeside

A Starry night in store on Leeside

While the men’s basketball cup semis promise ample drama this weekend, the women’s really could take that up a notch