Netflix passes the 40 million member mark in the US and the 20 million mark internationally

Netflix membership surges past 60 million

16 Apr Netflix last night reported an unprecedented jump in subscribers in the first quarter of this year, pushing the streaming television service membership above 60 million.

GameAccount Network's CEO Dermot Smurfit

GameAccount Network's 2104 revenues fall

16 Apr GameAccount Network, the gaming software firm headed by Dermot Smurfit Junior, has reported a loss and a fall in revenues for the year to the end of December.

The European Commission sent a Statement of Objections to Google

EU charges Google with market abuse

15 Apr The European Union has accused Google of cheating competitors by distorting internet search results in favour of its Google Shopping service.

Segways have not become popular with most consumers but have proven a hit in some areas - including police forces

Segway bought by Chinese rival Ninebot

15 Apr A Chinese manufacturer of self-balancing two-wheeled scooters has bought Segway, only months after its US rival filed a complaint alleging it had copied its designs.

The Huawei P8 comes in four colours

Huawei launches new flagship P8 smartphone

15 Apr Chinese telecom equipment giant, Huawei, has announced details of its new flagship smartphone, the P8, which features an improved camera, better battery life and more powerful processor.

Intel last night forecast Q2 revenue of $13.2 billion, plus or minus $500m

Intel hits quarterly revenue targets

15 Apr Chipmaker Intel last night forecast revenue broadly in line with Wall Street's expectations and signalled a hefty cut in capital expenditures this year.

The company currently has offices in Ireland, Romania and the US

Irish tech company announces 100 jobs

14 Apr An Irish technology company that makes software and hardware to enable devices to have human level vision capabilities has announced 100 jobs in Dublin.

Reports suggest limited interest in HTC's latest flagship smartphone

Struggling HTC posts quarterly profit

07 Apr Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC has posted weaker-than-expected results for the first three months of 2015, while still managing to notch up a fourth successive quarterly profit.

The European Union investigation into Google began in 2010

EU may conclude Google probe soon - report

02 Apr European competition regulators are set to announce later this month a decision that could result in charges against US Internet giant Google over its grip on Europe's search market, a source close to the case has said.

Tidal's relaunch centred on the appearance of a panel of luminaries straddling musical genres

Why Tidal will be a washout

01 Apr Convenience and price, not quality, are the building blocks of a successful streaming service, writes Niall Kitson.