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.

Panasonic now looking to life after high definition

Panasonic now looking to life after high definition

4K, the successor to HD, could reinvigorate the television and camera markets, according to the managing director of Panasonic in Ireland and Britain.

Big firms are about to get creative

Big firms are about to get creative

Large firms not normally associated with technology will hold significant influence over the IT sector for the next decade, according to Accenture's global chief technology officer.

Business of Sport: The Spread

Business of Sport: The Spread

Value in the hurling league spreads

Taking a new direction in social media services

Taking a new direction in social media services

Directory enquiries firm 11890 is using its skills to interpret large amounts of online data for its clients, writes Emmet Ryan.

Pint of view

Pint of view

Coisbo Four Russian Imperial. Price: €6.70. Availability: Select off-licences and online retailers.

Human League's "Don't You Want Me" gets digital football boost

Human League's "Don't You Want Me" gets digital football boost

The Human League are returning to the British pop charts on the back of a campaign by supporters of Aberdeen FC.

Business online activity is giving competitors too much information

Business online activity is giving competitors too much information

Irish businesses need to be smarter about the information they post on sites such as LinkedIn, according to a leading security analyst.

Download on-demand programming a hit for Sky

Download on-demand programming a hit for Sky

More viewers watched the first episode of new crime drama True Detective via download than on linear broadcast, according to numbers released by Sky.

Microsoft looks to change attitudes to IT working in IT

Microsoft looks to change attitudes to IT working in IT

There are many alternative roles in the IT sector and Microsoft wants everyone to be aware of them, writes Emmet Ryan.

Business of Sport: The Spread

Business of Sport: The Spread

Looking ahead to the club finals

Franciscan Well backs Chieftain to be a strong contender

Franciscan Well backs Chieftain to be a strong contender

An entry into the India Pale Ale (IPA) market is spearheading a multi-faceted marketing campaign for Franciscan Well brewery next month.

Pint of view

Pint of view

Independent Red Ale, Price: €3.50. Availability: Select outlets in Dublin and Galway and drinkstore.ie

Fans sue stadium over beer sizes

Fans sue stadium over beer sizes

Angry ice hockey fans in Idaho are suing their arena, having discovered that large beers contained no more liquid than small beers.

Performa Sports secures US deal

Performa Sports secures US deal

Training app has attracted international interest, writes Emmet Ryan.

Business of Sport : The Spread

Business of Sport : The Spread

England look solid and Tyrone worth a punt