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.

Huawei grins and bares it as it prays for a break

Huawei grins and bares it as it prays for a break

Chinese phonemaker Huawei is putting on a brave face, but its impasse won’t be solved until Donald Trump and Xi Jinping meet later this month

Pint of view

Pint of view

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Keanu ensures Microsoft gets people to go Whoa

Keanu ensures Microsoft gets people to go Whoa

An appearance by Keanu Reeves made sure that Microsoft and Xbox flat out won E3

Cyber Security: Fatigue is a warning, not a threat

Cyber Security: Fatigue is a warning, not a threat

Fatigue lets you know that your body needs rest, but it comes with two options, both of which lea...

Apple in tune with the times after belated platform makeover

Apple in tune with the times after belated platform makeover

Podcast listeners and creators should be the main beneficiaries of iTunes’ demise, while Apple TV wades into the crowded streaming market

Better safe than sorry?: Facebook's renewed efforts to stop the spread of harmful content

Better safe than sorry?: Facebook's renewed efforts to stop the spread of harmful content

Facebook is considering bringing additional restrictions to Facebook Live and changing WhatsApp i...

Connected Podcast: Richard Barnwell of Digit Games talks Star Trek and selling on mobile

Connected Podcast: Richard Barnwell of Digit Games talks Star Trek and selling on mobile

Richard Barnwell, CEO of Digit Games, talks to Emmet Ryan for the latest Connected podcast

The problems are a touch too obvious

The problems are a touch too obvious

Emmet Ryan on the latest season of Charlie Brooker's tech obsessed anthology series

Young blood: The 30 under 30 to watch in Irish tech

Young blood: The 30 under 30 to watch in Irish tech

Now in its fourth year, Connected has searched far and wide to find the 30 most interesting people in Irish tech. Emmet Ryan introduces you to the faces of change

Editor’s Letter: Somebody’s got to save our hides

Editor’s Letter: Somebody’s got to save our hides

This month sees the annual publication of our 30 under 30 list, where we recognise the best and b...

Applying a human touch to AI

Applying a human touch to AI

Former child prodigy Kriti Sharma has set up a social enterprise that uses Artificial Intelligence for social good, she tells Emmet Ryan

Facebook can broaden its horizons with Instagram

Facebook can broaden its horizons with Instagram

It’s hard to compete with Google’s YouTube, but if the social media giant wants to stay in the game, it will have to risk taking a new position on video

Gotta catch all 40 winks

Gotta catch all 40 winks

Emmet Ryan on the pursuit to 'turn sleep into entertainment'

Trump and Xi must smooth over the Google-Huawei row or everyone will lose out

Trump and Xi must smooth over the Google-Huawei row or everyone will lose out

The decision by Google to restrict Huawei’s access to its Play Store and suite of apps is a blow to the Chinese phone maker, but not one it will sit back and take on the chin

A newcomer with an edge

A newcomer with an edge

Google's Pixel 3a and 3a XL are trying to woo the people who were intrigued by the Pixel 3 but turned off by its price