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Top Business Executives Name Their 10 Must-Have Mobile Apps

Whether you are partial to iOS, Android or even BlackBerry for your mobile computing needs, you’re likely faced with an embarrassment of riches when it comes to apps. To put it in perspective, Apple announced in October that its App Store now boasts 1 million apps. And the average U.S. smartphone …

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The 25 best entertainment apps to download now

Watch films and TV, listen to the radio, book concert tickets - there's an app for it all. Many, many apps, in fact. We look at 25 of the best.<p>Sky Go<p>Free (subscription required); iPad, iPhone and Android<p>Offering entertainment from Sky’s live TV and Anytime+ movies and sports content, Sky has upped …

Apps

Bank robberies fall 90pc as new security outsmarts thieves

Number of robberies at UK high street branches falls from 847 in 1992 to just 66 in 2011, British Bankers Association (BBA) figures reveal<p>It could be end of the swag bag and black and white stripey top. Bank robberies, the mainstay of Hollywood thrillers and adventure books, have fallen by 90pc in …

They also serve who only shut up

An Irishman’s Diary about the lesser-celebrated Irish aural tradition<p>Fri, Dec 27, 2013, 01:00<p>Whenever I’m asked for a song at a party – and the risks …

Ireland

Miriam Lord’s Year

Enda gives nation a high-five and a wink<p>Sat, Dec 28, 2013, 01:01<p>The Government will be more than happy with its end-of-year rating in the opinion …

Prenatal Development

Looking forward to 2014, from a thousand years ago

We’ve a lot of anniversaries on our plate these days, but the Vikings should be allowed raid the calendar<p>Sat, Dec 28, 2013, 01:00<p>It’s time to look …

Game of Thrones

Breakaway will have lasting consequences for Fine Gael and the party system

Opinion: Kenny was right on the legislation but his decision to flex his muscles in the party was a strange one<p>Sat, Dec 28, 2013, 01:01<p>Any list of …

Prenatal Development

Strident neocon, lame Socialist

ON PAPER, he is one of the most powerful leaders in the Western world. Under the French constitution President François Hollande can dispatch troops …

Out of commission

ANYONE who thinks America’s presidential transitions take too long should spare a thought for the European Union. The European Commission has nearly …

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Economics

Turning off the red light

EARLIER this year the French Socialist Party displayed its social liberalism by legalising gay marriage. This week it rediscovered its illiberal …