Jane Ruffino

Jane Ruffino

Jane Ruffino: Everyone agrees the internet should be affordable and accessible

Jane Ruffino: Everyone agrees the internet should be affordable and accessible

But should it actually be free?

Jane Ruffino: History is treating Steve Jobs like Napoleon

Jane Ruffino: History is treating Steve Jobs like Napoleon

Building a legend on ‘qualities’ women cannot have

Jane Ruffino: Safe Harbour ruling has established data is not an abstraction

Jane Ruffino: Safe Harbour ruling has established data is not an abstraction

But what are its real implications for us?

The selfie backlash rails against self-empowerment

The selfie backlash rails against self-empowerment

Selfies have become a shorthand for vanity, but they could also be a tool for liberation

The sacred cow which was never all that anyway

The sacred cow which was never all that anyway

The Web Summit's move to Lisbon isn’t the disaster for Irish tech people seem to think it is

Jane Ruffino: It’s time to manage and protect your ‘digital shadow’

Jane Ruffino: It’s time to manage and protect your ‘digital shadow’

How can you take back some of the data about you on the web?

Just because refugees carry mobile phones doesn’t make them less deserving of help

Just because refugees carry mobile phones doesn’t make them less deserving of help

On the contrary..their technical savvy is probably a life-saver

The reasons for taking the startup road

The reasons for taking the startup road

People usually start businesses because they want to make a living doing something they like

Curtailing the freedom of social media

Curtailing the freedom of social media

The silencing of a website tracking political tweets curtails the freedom of social media

Cannon fodder in the market share war

Cannon fodder in the market share war

Some employers don’t seem to care if employees are expected to behave like Spartans at Thermopylae

Google learned long ago that you can’t be huge and also be the ‘good guys’

Google learned long ago that you can’t be huge and also be the ‘good guys’

Back in June 1998, The Onion wrote a piece with the headline “Just Six Corporations Remain”. ...

When decluttering becomes pathology

When decluttering becomes pathology

Wannabe start-up stars are aspiring to co-living spaces. It’s just a new way to pass the buck on everything from laundry to leasing

If we really care about free discourse on the internet, we must take harassment as seriously as spam

If we really care about free discourse on the internet, we must take harassment as seriously as spam

It's high time we legislated properly to safeguard against 'keyboard warriors'

Jane Ruffino: Women executives take the fall for problems that  pre-date them

Jane Ruffino: Women executives take the fall for problems that pre-date them

The glass cliff is a perilous place where newly-hired women executives are doomed

Clear workplace social media policies are essential

Clear workplace social media policies are essential

A good social media policy and a clear set of workplace policies will do a lot to improve conditions for all