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.

IT firm Codec to create 150 jobs by 2021

IT firm Codec to create 150 jobs by 2021

The new roles will bring Codec’s staff numbers beyond 350

Pointy sets sights on expansion

Pointy sets sights on expansion

Point of sale business that brings big data to small retailers focuses on capturing a slice of US market

Danny Rose shows courage off the field

Danny Rose shows courage off the field

Southgate understands the mental strain of the game like few others

Apple takes a bite out of Google and Facebook

Apple takes a bite out of Google and Facebook

Apple is smartly recognising that prioritising privacy is good for sales

Editor’s Letter

Editor’s Letter

Posters have ceased to matter; now they only pollute our views and our life

New Sugru owners will expand firm, founder says

New Sugru owners will expand firm, founder says

Tesa to shape future of mouldable glue company

The faces of change

The faces of change

Now in its third year, Connected has once more cast the net wide to find the 30 most interesting people under 30 in Irish tech. Emmet Ryan takes you through the change-makers

Founder of Vroom Digital on a journey towards expansion

Founder of Vroom Digital on a journey towards expansion

From Trinity student to Mater Hospital care assistant, Shane Curtin has taken a roundabout route to his current role – and it’s made him extra motivated to turn his company into a roaring success

Tech Gadget: Fujifilm goes back to the future with homage to Polaroid era

Tech Gadget: Fujifilm goes back to the future with homage to Polaroid era

There’s nothing digital about this device, just good old-fashioned printed Polaroids

Is this a rent subsidy I see before me?

Is this a rent subsidy I see before me?

Paddy Cosgrave indulged his Shakespearean side last week, but his decision to subsidise rents for some of his employees could have a knock-on effect for the rental market

Sugru founder's challenge after takeover

Sugru founder's challenge after takeover

Her invention, a mouldable glue called Sugru, is one of the most celebrated products of the past decade, but Jane Ní Dhulchaointigh had to make a tough call last month to sell her firm to German adhesives giant Tesa

The third edition of 30 under 30

The third edition of 30 under 30

From youtubers to social entrepreneurs, from digital strategists to company founders, a growing number of young Irish entrepreneurs are making waves in the technology.

The GAA needs to remember its humanity

The GAA needs to remember its humanity

With Carlow shocking Kildare and Wicklow being roasted by Dublin, the results hid a missed opportunity for the GAA, according to Emmet Ryan

Patten is one step closer to the stars

Patten is one step closer to the stars

Mayo woman Norah Patten is to take part in a moon analogue mission in Poland

The real GDPR test is still to come

The real GDPR test is still to come

Key figures warn of major sanctions for companies that don’t get their house in order, writes Emmet Ryan