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‘Traitorous behaviour’ shown by banks putting people out of homes

Banks are committing to spending up to €1bn in “putting people out of family homes”, it has been claimed.

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Irish home buyers lose out on deals for mortgages

The consumer watchdog is to examine if prospective house buyers may be losing out due to the lack of competition in the Irish mortgage lending market.

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Here are the 24 finalists for Ireland's Best Young Entrepreneur awards

They represent 17 counties across Ireland.

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You can tell if an elderly person is going to fall in their home three weeks before it happens with these sensors

Handy infra-red monitors detect subtle changes in an old person’s movements from room to room.

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Why buying a second-hand car could actually be a security risk

Previous owners might still have access to the vehicle.

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Unilever shares plunge after Kraft Heinz merger bid scrapped

Shares in Unilever have slumped after US food giant Kraft Heinz called off its proposed 143 billion US dollar mega-merger with the consumer goods firm.

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Topaz and McDonald's to create 230 new jobs through opening of two new motorway service areas

Topaz has today announced that it will be creating a total of 230 jobs in conjunction with McDonald's.

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6 things we saw at the Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival

Gaming fans have gathered in Frankfurt to celebrate the role-playing game.

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Tweets reveal customers face half-hour wait to speak to bank

An analysis of social media postings by infuriated customers trying to contact their bank has estimated the average phone wait time is now more than half an hour.

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More RBS job cuts expected as banks set to reveal annual results

Britain's biggest banks will reveal annual results next week amid fears of more job losses and as the sector continues to pay for past scandals.

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Theresa May agrees to meet Peugeot boss to discuss General Motors proposal

The UK's Prime Minister is set to meet the chief executive of the PSA Group to discuss Peugeot's proposals to buy General Motors' European operation, including Vauxhall. ...

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Watchdog bans My Friend Cayla doll in Germany over fears it is a spying device

The Federal Network Agency says the children’s toy “compromise people’s privacy”.

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Pokemon Go developer will need a permit for players to enter these US parks

The county will demand Niantic pay for a permit or face legal action.

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US stocks inch to record highs as reports show improving economy

US stock indexes have inched to record highs after a late-afternoon push erased losses from earlier in the day.

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Unilever rejects €134bn mega-merger with Kraft Heinz

Unilever has snubbed the opportunity to seal one of the biggest deals in corporate history by rejecting a €134bn mega-merger with Kraft Heinz

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Dublin Airport was the fastest-growing airport in Europe last year

Dublin Airport has been named the fastest-growing major airport in Europe last year, according to new figures released today.

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You can now play a piano duet with Google

Never play the piano alone again.

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Police arrest Samsung chief on corruption charges

The head of Samsung has been arrested for an alleged role in a corruption scandal.

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Tattoo-like patterns could replace labels on supermarket fruit and veg

A Swedish supermarket hopes the laser marks will cut down on the amount of stickers and packaging used to identify its organic produce.

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Hands-on with Prey: 2017's gaming surprise package?

The sci-fi action game is out in May.

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You need to download the latest version of Windows 10 before June

Otherwise your device will risk security problems.

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The Really Blue Google Pixel is coming to the UK

The tech giant’s flagship phone is now available in a third colour.

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Tony Blair wants second Brexit referndum

Tony Blair is set to provoke a furious political row by calling on opponents of Brexit to "rise up" and persuade voters to change their mind about leaving the EU.

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Hauliers outline worries ahead of Brexit conference

The Taoiseach Enda Kenny will face the public today when he speaks at a major Brexit conference.

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Brexit 'most economically dangerous issue for North since partition'

Brexit is the most "dangerous thing for Northern Ireland since partition", the leader of the SDLP has warned.

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Argos workers to share £2.4m payout over 'incorrect' wages

noneAround 37,000 current and former Argos workers are to receive an average of £64 each after "incorrect" payments were discovered.

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This little girl wrote to Google asking for a job and got a brilliant response from the CEO

“My dad said I can sit on bean bags and go down slides and ride go karts in a job in google.”

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Apple announces WWDC date and teases new software updates

The company’s annual software convention will take place in June.

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Microsoft is raising prices by up to 15% in wake of Brexit vote

A string of tech firms have revealed price increases.

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GTA makers Rockstar are looking for a game tester - is this the best job ever?

Your job could involve testing the next Grand Theft Auto and Red Dead Redemption.

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Snapchat parent company values itself at €20.6bn

Snap, the parent company of Snapchat, is listing its valuation at up to 22 billion US dollars (€20.6bn) as it prepares for the tech industry's biggest initial public ...

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Ford wants to create a map that warns drivers about potholes

The manufacturer is exploring how to crowdsource pothole warnings and send them to drivers in real-time.

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A new VR app is helping children prepare for MRI scans

The app places the user inside an MRI scanner to give an insight into what a scan will actually be like.

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Microsoft raises prices by up to 15% in the UK after Brexit vote

Microsoft has raised prices on a raft of products including laptops and tablets by as much as 15% in direct response to the collapse in the pound following the Brexit ...

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A man saved an unconscious driver's life by sacrificing his Tesla and what Elon Musk did next is pretty awesome

The driver heroically used his own car to slow down the out-of-control vehicle, causing about 10,000 Euro of damage.

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Google linked to Treasury Building

Google is reported to have held informal talks with the owners of the Treasury Building - NAMA's home on the Grand Canal - as the US firm considers a bid for the ...

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Passenger drones will be used in Dubai as soon as July

Dubai is taking public transport to new heights – literally.

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Indeed to recruit 500 in Dublin

Recruitment firm 'Indeed' is hoping to boost its workforce to over 1000.

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Netflix and Spotify are coming to planes, taking inflight entertainment to the next level

As if we need another reason to hop on a plane.

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YouPorn will now pay you up to $25,000 if you report bugs on its site

The adult site wants users to help find issues with the platform.

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European Parliament approves EU-Canada trade deal after eight years in the making

The European Parliament has voted in favour of the EU-Canada trade deal known as CETA.

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You can now order yourself a flying car

A Dutch firm has begun taking pre-orders for a Jetsons-style flying car.

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More than 80 new Pokemon are coming to Pokemon Go

The smash hit mobile game is getting an update this week.

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Microsoft's Cortana will make you keep your promises by scanning your email

Machine learning can now stop tasks you promise to complete in your email and remind you about them.

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University’s internet brought down by cyber-attack making vending machines search for seafood

This is worse than when they take your money but your crisps get jammed.

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Thousands expected at Dublin Tech Summit

Over 10,000 people are expected to attend the Dublin Tech Summit over the next two days.

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US indexes rise further on the back of higher bank stocks

Bank stocks have jumped on hopes that bigger profits are ahead and US indexes again pushed to record highs.

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PewDiePie has online series and advertising cut over anti-Semitism accusations

The YouTube star has been ditched by Disney and now Google is cutting some ties with the star too.

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