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.

New Products: top tech treats

New Products: top tech treats

Emmet Ryan rounds up the best of the new gadgets on the market.

Driving gender balance with Induction Manager

Driving gender balance with Induction Manager

Dublin-based start-up Induction Manager has taken an aggressive approach to ensuring a gender balance in its work place. Co-founder Julie Currid tells Emmet Ryan how achieving the right mix is far from easy

A woman who's leading by example

A woman who's leading by example

Cathriona Hallahan hadn't been to college and had never heard of Microsoft when she first joined the company nearly 30 years ago.

Hundreds of high-tech jobs are coming to Ireland

Hundreds of high-tech jobs are coming to Ireland

Innovate businesses use the Web Summit to reveal expansion plans, writes Emmet Ryan.

CIB News: Air passengers want more IT services

CIB News: Air passengers want more IT services

Eircom has entered the digital TV market. The eVision service is aimed at competing with UPC and Sky in the entry level space.

Armour-plated profits at Timoney

Armour-plated profits at Timoney

Timoney Holdings, a Co Meath company that makes armoured vehicles, made a pre-tax profit of more than €1 million last year, up from €626,536 for 2011.

Growing a career without making major sacrifices

Growing a career without making major sacrifices

Even with advanced communications technologies, life can still get in the way for women looking to advance in the technology sector. Louise Phelan of PayPal and Ann-Marie Holmes of Intel tell Emmet Ryan that, when life steps in, it's an opportunity,

HOW Citrix boss is changing perceptions

HOW Citrix boss is changing perceptions

Grace O'Rourke Veitch of Citrix Ireland tells Emmet Ryan that she wants to attract more women into the tech sector

Communicate better, says retweet inventor

Communicate better, says retweet inventor

The inventor of the retweet button wants Irish programmers to improve their communications skills.

Irish goal hero hopes to encourage more and more female footballers

Irish goal hero hopes to encourage more and more female footballers

An Irish YouTube star is looking to turn her newfound fame into a way to get more women playing football. Steph Roche shot to stardom last week when her spectacular goal for Peamount United against We

Ireland increasingly important for Dell

Ireland increasingly important for Dell

Dell's switch from being publicly traded to privately owned will benefit its Irish operations, according to one of the country's most senior executives.

Ireland at heart' of new, private Dell

Ireland at heart' of new, private Dell

Dell's switch from public to private will put Ireland at the heart of the tech giant's business according to their head in Europe. Aongus Hegarty, president of Dell EMEA, said the move will give the

Setanta will gain from Welsh rugby clubs' defection

Setanta will gain from Welsh rugby clubs' defection

Setanta Sports is set to benefit from the defection of the Welsh rugby clubs to BT Sport's Rugby Champions Cup. Setanta is the Irish distributor for BT Sport. Anyone wishing to view the competition, w

Sunny summer sees C&C rebound

Sunny summer sees C&C rebound

The warm summer will have a positive effect on C&C's results next week, according to stockbroker Davy. The analysts predict improvements to the drinks firm's revenues from the Irish and Scottish mark

Young entrepreneurs in battle for Euro 25,000 ESB award

Young entrepreneurs in battle for Euro 25,000 ESB award

Ireland's young tech entrepreneurs will battle it out for Euro 2 5,000 in the final of the ESB Spark of Genius award at the Dublin Web Summit next week.