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July 2018 articles

Private equity firm Exponent has beaten a bid from the Daily Mail’s owner to buy the publisher of current affairs magazine [...]

19 July
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Comcast has dropped out of the bidding war for 21st Century Fox, leaving the door open for Disney to swoop in for the business.  [...]

19 July
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Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday parent Associated Newspapers has today apologised and agreed to pay damages to former Brazil and [...]

19 July
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Pop star Sir Cliff Richard has won £210,000 in damages from the BBC after the broadcaster televised a police raid of his home [...]

18 July
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Fingerprint scanners, voice recognition, targeted ads, home voice assistants. These technologies are all part of everyday modern [...]

18 July
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London-based private equity firm Mayfair Equity yesterday said it had completed a majority investment in visual effects (VFX) company [...]

18 July
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Subscriptions to TV streaming services provided by the likes of Amazon, Netflix and Sky's Now TV have for the first time overtaken [...]

18 July
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Wall Street darling Netflix’s share price plummeted by 14 per cent in after-hours trading, thanks to a set of lacklustre results [...]

16 July
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Flipboard chief executive Mike McCue is unlikely to get hauled in front of the US Senate any time soon. The founder of the Palo [...]

16 July
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Streaming giant Netflix will report the results of its second quarter tomorrow night, after a troubled weekend on Wall Street [...]

15 July
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With Comcast and Fox deep in a bidding war, is Sky worth the price tag? [...]

13 July
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13 July
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Sky investors will be rubbing their hands together with glee as the bidding war between Rupert Murdoch's Fox and Comcast heated [...]

12 July
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Comcast last night raised its offer for pay-TV giant Sky in a deal valuing it at $34bn (£25.74bn), topping an already improved [...]

12 July
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Hipgnosis Songs Fund launched on the London Stock Exchange earlier today raising an initial £200m, and announced the acquisition [...]

11 July
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