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.

At Time, Benioff gets to be the money

At Time, Benioff gets to be the money

Last week, tech billionaire Marc Benioff finally landed a prize asset that has long been in his sights. But what will he do with it?

Taking wellness into digital age in a push to go global

Taking wellness into digital age in a push to go global

Spectrum Wellness is attracting the biggest tech companies by providing a huge range of corporate health services, writes Emmet Ryan

Gadget watch: Under a repulsive shell, a perfectly fine phone

Gadget watch: Under a repulsive shell, a perfectly fine phone

Encased in a hideous white shell, the N9 Lite is a phone that will never be stolen by anyone with even the slightest amount of taste

Inside the belly of the beast: Facebook's data centre

Inside the belly of the beast: Facebook's data centre

Scandal-hit Facebook is trying to rebuild trust by making itself more accessible to outsiders. So what does a tour of its Meath data centre reveal?

Joshua needs a spark from Povetkin on Saturday

Joshua needs a spark from Povetkin on Saturday

After fans suffered through his last title defence, heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua needs to entertain as much as win against Alexander Povetkin on Saturday

Musk’s knack of burying bad news

Musk’s knack of burying bad news

When SpaceX announced that Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa would go around the moon and back in 2023, the first urge was to see what else was about to happen

No one could argue with the principle of rights protection, but two needless addendums to the EU’s proposed copyright rules are going way too far

No one could argue with the principle of rights protection, but two needless addendums to the EU’s proposed copyright rules are going way too far

It was supposed to be one of the most boring directives ever passed by the European Union. Now it looks like the copyright regulations going through the European Parliament could spell disaster for all citizens.

Not arise and go, but stay and grow

Not arise and go, but stay and grow

Don’t fancy a move to the big smoke? Rural tech workers are proving they can have the best of both worlds, writes Emmet Ryan

Gadget watch: A choice companion

Gadget watch: A choice companion

There’s a situational aspect to tablets. They are unique among gadgets in that typically the ge...

Pint Of View

Pint Of View

Hazy Border New England IPA Price: €3.90 You may have noticed a lot more 440ml cans on the shel...

Just defeat the Derry Pelé

Just defeat the Derry Pelé

With Paddy McCourt making his final trip to Belfield as a player, the UCD Bowl hosts a huge game to decide the destination of the League of Ireland First Division title. Emmet Ryan gives his horrendously biased analysis

Revisiting Pluto’s planet status debate

Revisiting Pluto’s planet status debate

Pluto failed to pass the third of three conditions to be considered a planet in the Solar System

3D printing - and scaling - at the speed of light

3D printing - and scaling - at the speed of light

An Irish firm is set to revolutionise the 3D printing process using smaller, cheaper, faster machines, writes Emmet Ryan

Cork firm Teamwork in stateside expansion

Cork firm Teamwork in stateside expansion

Boston move follows 'surge' in software company's North American business

Gráinne Dwyer's new Superleague challenge

Gráinne Dwyer's new Superleague challenge

With the new Irish basketball season kicking off, Emmet Ryan on the one big change that reminds us that nothing is permanent in sport