Lynsey Barber

(Staff)

I'm City A.M.'s award-winning technology editor, covering everything from happenings at Apple and Google to the latest London startup. In particular fintech, blockchain, artificial intelligence, driverless cars, virtual reality and the sharing economy get me out of bed in the morning. I'm always trying to illustrate stories with pictures of dogs. Sometimes with some success. I was named technology journalist of the year at the UK Tech Awards.

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August 2017 articles

Traditional industries are ramping up their investment in innovation, with non-technology companies on track to become the biggest [...]

17 August
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The hype around artificial intelligence is at its peak, while those interested in blockchain might be heading for disillusionment. [...]

17 August
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The issue of "outright" fake news spreading on Facebook is rare in the UK, according to new research, but “misinformation” [...]

17 August
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The founder and chief executive of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, has weighed in with his thoughts on events in the US after violent [...]

17 August
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Tim Cook is the latest chief executive to speak out against President Donald Trump, sending an email to staff in light of the [...]

17 August
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Allied Minds, the FTSE 250-listed innovation group backed by Neil Woodford that backs early-stage technology companies, has seen [...]

17 August
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A new Nokia phone is launching in Europe as HMD Global continues to push the former leading brand's revival. [...]

16 August
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Transport for London is testing out new technologies on the capital's public transport that could bring sound warnings to buses, [...]

16 August
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Handily timed as millions of teenagers open their A-Level results and set out on the next stage of their lives, the Goldman [...]

16 August
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It looks like the past tumultuous year has spurred designers to get political. [...]

16 August
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Amazon is continuing its investment in the UK with the creation of 1,000 new jobs in Bristol. [...]

16 August
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Facebook is offering users of its Messenger chat app a helping hand with a personal assistant powered by AI. [...]

16 August
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A tweet posted by former President Barack Obama in the wake of violent protests in Charlottesville has quickly become the most [...]

16 August
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Tech stocks are on a winning streak and have been for some time [...]

15 August
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The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has settled an investigation into Uber, with the ride-hailing app agreeing to submit to [...]

15 August
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