Problems with odour and noise nuisance from industrial and waste facilities were the leading reasons for complaints from the public to the Environmental Protection Agency last year, the body said this morning.
Taiwan has fined Uber a total of $1 million over the past 11 months for improper registration, turning up the pressure on the app-based taxi service as authorities mull revoking its license to operate on the island.
Angry Airbnb hosts have vented their frustration with the website's management after the company said it intends to hand over homeowners' details to the Revenue Commissioners, The Irish Independent reports.
Ryanair aims to take on online travel companies with a new website that will offer its 100 million annual passengers flight price comparisons, cheap hotel rooms and location-sensitive restaurant discounts, Michael O'Leary has said.
Nokia is hiring software experts, testing new products and seeking sales partners as it plots its return to the mobile phone and consumer tech arena it abandoned with the sale of its handset business.
By Will Goodbody, Science & Technology Correspondent If first impressions count when buying a smartphone, then the Huawei P8 will likely do well. Because without doubt it comes in the coolest retail box a mobile has ever been sold in! Reportedly it's sup