Budweiser brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev has cleared another major hurdle in its pursuit of SABMiller after winning regulatory backing in China.

Out shopping and playing Pokemon Go? Now your phone won't die

Dedicated phone charging teams want to help you “catch ‘em all”.

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Microsoft makes more job cuts in troubled phone business

Tech giant Microsoft is cutting 2,850 jobs, about 2.5% of its workforce, as it further scales back its troubled smartphone business.

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New bankruptcy proceedings come into effect from today

Almost 800 people will be debt-free from today.

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UK house sellers encouraged to get ready for summer peak

House sellers are being encouraged to get their properties market-ready in time for the traditional summer peak of activity.

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Today is the last day you can upgrade to Windows 10 for free

Microsoft’s offer for Windows 7 and 8.1 users ends on Friday.

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Amazon reveals soaring sales in latest earnings announcement

An increase of more than 30% in the last quarter was reported.

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Google was very happy with its latest financial results, calling them 'terrific'

Revenue and advertising revenue were both up.

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Microsoft Pix is the cool new photography app from the Windows maker - just for iPhone

Artificial intelligence comes to photography apps.

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EDF board votes in favour of Hinkley Point nuclear power station

Energy giant EDF is to press ahead with building the first new nuclear power station in the UK for a generation after final approval from its board.

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Facebook agrees to refunds on in-app purchases by minors in US

Facebook has agreed to allow users to request refunds of in-app purchases made by minors as part of a settlement of a class action lawsuit, court documents in the ...

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This levitating cup is all you need to impress dinner guests

The magnet-powered illusion is the subject of a new Kickstarter project.

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You might be stuck with Cortana in the next update to Windows 10

The Anniversary Update will ensure you have to use the virtual assistant.

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A man in Hampshire is claiming to be the first in the UK to catch every Pokemon Go character

Sam Clark spent “every waking hour” trying to catch them all.

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Axa Insurance fined for not ensuring staff were qualified to give advice

Axa Insurance has been fined almost €700,000 by the Central Bank for breaching minimum competency standards and the Consumer Protection Code.

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Lloyds Bank to cut 3,000 jobs and close 200 branches amid Brexit fallout

Lloyds Banking Group is cutting 3,000 jobs and shutting 200 branches as the lender braces itself for a cut in interest rates following Britain's decision to quit ...

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'The best selling product ever' - the world reacts to iPhone sales hitting one billion

Tim Cook revealed the on billionth iPhone was sold last week.

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Apple reveals it has just sold its billionth iPhone

The technology giant has hit a major milestone, despite falling sales.

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Demand for 'Irish regulated' funds sees Dublin firm create 50 jobs

An offshore investment company is to double its workforce in Ireland with the creation of 50 jobs, it has announced.

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Mark Zuckerberg praises 'another good quarter' for Facebook

Facebook is now used by more than 1.7 billion people every month, the company's latest financial results revealed.

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Mixed outlook in latest Dublin Economic Monitor

The latest Dublin Economic Monitor shows unemployment is down and jobs-growth is strong, with over 600,000 Dublin residents now employed in the city.

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Pokebabies: Are parents naming their children after Pokemon characters?

It’s looking increasingly like the next generation of babies will be named after Pokemon.

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Facebook's latest earnings show that it just keeps growing

User numbers, as well as revenue keep going up.

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US stocks edge lower despite big gains for Apple

US stocks closed slightly lower as drops in shares of energy companies and consumer goods makers outweighed gains in technology companies such as Apple.

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Take a look at the world's first home swapping app

OK, we’ve all heard of doing a house swap, but now you can browse 95,000 stylish homes direct from your phone. Living the dream…

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If you've ordered a Pokemon GO plus accessory, you'll be waiting a while to get it

The Bluetooth device will help you catch Pokemon, even when your phone is in your pocket.

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Google has created a new location tool to help emergency services find you faster

Uses a combination of Wi-Fi, GPS and cell towers to pinpoint your position for emergency services.

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Airline warns of drop in travel to France after attacks

Air France, which faces a cabin crew strike at the height of the summer holiday season, is warning of pressure on its finances amid concerns about France as a tourist ...

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Apple is to invest more in augmented reality after success of Pokemon Go

Tim Cook says the iPhone maker will continue to work with developers on the platform.

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Prospect of Brexit sees Central Bank cut growth forecasts

The Central Bank has cut its growth forecasts in the wake of the Brexit vote.

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Brits scroll to the sun and back on smartphones every year

We spend almost three hours on our phones every day, so our thumbs are getting a decent workout.

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An Bord Pleanala approves Center Parcs Longford holiday village

Center Parcs' plan to build a holiday village in Co. Longford has got approval from An Bord Pleanála.

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Permanent TSB announces first profit since 2007

Permanent TSB has announced its first after-tax profit in nine years.

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GlaxoSmithKline announces investment in three UK sites

GlaxoSmithKline has brushed aside Brexit jitters and announced that it is pumping £275m into its three UK manufacturing sites, dubbing the UK an "attractive location". ...

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Apple revenue is still falling, but the company did beat expectations in its latest earnings

iPhone sales are down again, but the App Store and Apple Pay are on the rise.

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Twitter's user numbers continue to struggle as latest financial results come in

Only3,000,000 more monthly active users were added in the last three months.

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Would you try a Pokemon Go taxi tour?

Erm, obviously?

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Volkswagen emissions scandal settlement deal clears key hurdle in US

A $15 bn settlement over Volkswagen's emissions cheating scandal has cleared a key hurdle, with a federal judge giving preliminary approval to a deal that includes ...

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First the classic Nintendo, now the Sega Mega Drive is coming back

The classic console wars are back.

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A new concept house boat can split up if the couple living in it do the same

Described as living for the ‘Tinder generation’.

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Moscow to launch a Pokemon Go-style app

Users will be able to ‘catch’ historical figures connected to the city.

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The countdown to the Windows 10 Anniversary Edition is very much on

The final preview build of the software appears to have been pushed out ahead of the full launch.

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Pokemon Go players advised not to go into Fukushima disaster zone

Niantic said it would modify the game if the company discovered problems.

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Morrisons promises to stop selling eggs from caged hens after teen's petition

Morrisons has become the latest supermarket giant to say they will stop stocking caged hens’ eggs after a petition called the practise inhumane.

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Cyber criminals are selling stolen O2 customer data on the dark web, says report

Data stolen from a cyber attack on a gaming website in 2013 was allegedly use to log-in.

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Are Apple and Samsung replacing fingerprint ID with iris scanners?

Your iris might soon become your password.

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Low oil price sees BP profits plunge 44%

Profits at oil giant BP plunged 44% to US$720m in the second quarter.

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BT's Openreach network should become a 'distinct company' - Ofcom

Ofcom has proposed major reform of the division that develops and maintains the UK’s main telecoms network.

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Time to reduce compensation payouts, says IBEC

Employers' group IBEC wants to see the amounts awarded in personal injury claims reduced.

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This rideable luggage will have you whizzing through the airport

Zoom your way through the airport with motorised luggage.

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