Apple to replace AT&T on Dow Jones Industrial Index

Apple to join Dow blue-chip index

06 Mar US technology giant Apple will join the blue-chip Dow Jones Industrial Index later this month, replacing telecom company AT&T.

Amazon and Alibaba are considered competitors in some areas

Amazon sets up shop on Alibaba platform

06 Mar US online retail giant Amazon has set up shop on the business-to-consumer platform of Alibaba as it seeks a greater presence in the massive Chinese market.

Dragonfly Mobile operated a premium rate mobile quiz which charged up to €12.50 per week

€390k refunded to customers of premium SMS service

06 Mar More than 12,000 customers have been refunded a total of €390,000 after the communications regulator ruled the Dragonfly Mobile was not in compliance with various provisions of the Premium Rate Service Code of Practice and was in breach of its licence.

Google has been subject to a long running European probe which stemmed from rivals' complaints

Google's Schmidt meets EU competition chief

03 Mar Google chief Eric Schmidt has had a first meeting with the EU's new competition regulator to discuss a long-running probe into the company which could lead to a massive fine.

New Samsung Galaxy S6 unveiled in Barcelona this week

Galaxy S6: How did we do?

03 Mar Last week Niall Kitson predicted what Samsung's tentpole smartphone needed to be. How close did his predictions turn out?

Mobile World Congress 2015 ran from 2-5 March

Mobile World Congress 2015

26 Feb A range of new smartphones, tablets and smartwatches have been showcased at this year's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain.

HTC launches its new One M9 smartphone in Barcelona

HTC unveils new devices at Barcelona

02 Mar HTC has announced a new flagship smartphone, a virtual reality headset and a wearable fitness tracker at its Mobile World Congress press conference in Barcelona.

Google's regional headquarters will remain in Dublin

Google merges European divisions - source

26 Feb Google has combined its two European regional divisions as it seeks to meet the challenges of tougher regulation across the continent, a source close to the company said today.