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.

New password-stealing bug raises web security concerns

New password-stealing bug raises web security concerns

A vulnerability in online security software has raised questions about the security of nearly two-thirds of the world's websites.

Digital rights campaigners celebrate latest ECJ ruling

Digital rights campaigners celebrate latest ECJ ruling

Digital rights campaigners claimed victory at the European Court of Justice (ECJ) last week, when the court threw out the EU's data retention Directive.

Hungry for growth, ZinMobi targets US pizza delivery market

Hungry for growth, ZinMobi targets US pizza delivery market

Irish mobile software firm ZinMobi is targeting the US pizza market.

Business of Sport: The Spread

Business of Sport: The Spread

Mayo offer value in Derry clash

Pint of view

Pint of view

O'Shea's Irish Pale Ale. Price: €1.89. Size: 500ml. Availability: Aldi.

Connected News: New jobs created at Bitbuzz

Connected News: New jobs created at Bitbuzz

Wifi provider Bitbuzz will create seven new jobs over the next three months, on the back of positive 2013 results. A further three positions will be created later this year.

Twitter selects Ireland as European SME hub

Twitter selects Ireland as European SME hub

Ireland is being used as the base camp for Twitter's Europe-wide push to get more SMEs advertising on the social network.

Connected News: round-up

Connected News: round-up

CWSI lands GEMA accreditation.

Connected News: Climote win at SEAI show

Connected News: Climote win at SEAI show

Home heating management firm Climote took home the Product of the Future prize at the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland show in Dublin last month.

Lectures to showcase women's IT factor

Lectures to showcase women's IT factor

A new lecture series began in Cork last week in an effort to showcase the success of women in technology.

Connected News: Connected launched in Dublin

Connected News: Connected launched in Dublin

Last month's launch issue of Connected was formally unveiled at an event in Dublin last month.

Connected News: PFH Technology Group lands Microsoft deal

Connected News: PFH Technology Group lands Microsoft deal

A new enterprise agreement (EA) between Microsoft Ireland and PFH Technology Group aims to help organisations move to the cloud while minimising cost and maximising value.

Connected News: Cheques costing Irishbusinesses dear

Connected News: Cheques costing Irishbusinesses dear

New research by Sage Ireland has found that 60 per cent of Irish businesses are not aware of the National Payments Plan (NPP).

Connected News: Dublin gets sensored

Connected News: Dublin gets sensored

Intel and Dublin City Council have announced a project which will see Dublin become the first densely sensored' city in the world.

Editor's Letter: Break free of bubble thinking

Editor's Letter: Break free of bubble thinking

I've never been fond of the word ''bubble, not because of what it means but because of how it tends to affect a discussion.