Emmet Ryan

Emmet Ryan

Emmet Ryan is editor of Connected and technology correspondent 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.

Pint of view

Pint of view

Kilcock-based McGargles describes its offerings as entry-level craft beers, but while that's true for its pale ale and pilsner, there is some complexity to this red ale.

Cover Story: The challenge of analytics

Cover Story: The challenge of analytics

Connected's survey of Irish businesses showed eager attitudes towards data analytics, but ample room for improvement. Emmet Ryan reports.

App aims to help craft breweries

App aims to help craft breweries

Consumer advocacy group Beoir has launched a new version of its app, Beoirfinder, with an aim to help breweries develop business opportunities.

Multi-screen set to be the next big thing

Multi-screen set to be the next big thing

Advertisers will explore multi-faceted campaigns in response to consumers' changing habits

Editor's letter

Editor's letter

A Connection to the future

Ombudsman bug: something sinister in Abbey Street

Ombudsman bug: something sinister in Abbey Street

The mechanics of how the suspected bugging of the Garda Sichana Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) was detected are similar to how drugs are tested for in sport.

Through a lens

Through a lens

Whether it's for wedding snaps or a scenic landscapes, Emmet Ryan selects the ideal camera for you.

Pint of view

Pint of view

Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale. Price: €4.79. Available: O'Briens, specialist off-licences.

Pint of view

Pint of view

Stone IPA, Price: €4.79

Engineering gears up for a big week

Engineering gears up for a big week

Over 450 events aimed at industry, researchers, and schools will take place over the next week for Engineers Week.

Interactive art tool developed by B-Smark

Interactive art tool developed by B-Smark

An Irish-Italian company has developed a way for people to interact with art masterpieces digitally. B-Smark used its technology at a Canaletto exhibition in Venice.

Nitro planning 250 new jobs for Dublin

Nitro planning 250 new jobs for Dublin

Document software firm Nitro plans to employ up to 250 people at its Irish operation within the next four years.

Budweiser to sponsor Belfast Trojans

Budweiser to sponsor Belfast Trojans

Budweiser is the new sponsor of the Belfast Trojans, the reigning Irish champions of American football.

Pint of view

Pint of view

Kinnegar Limeburner Pale Ale

Irish entrepreneurs still not competing internationally'

Irish entrepreneurs still not competing internationally'

Irish start-up businesses are still struggling to scale up to compete internationally, according to John Hartnett, founder of the not-for-profit organisation, the Irish Technology Leadership Group (ITLG).