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February 2019 articles

A Japanese space probe has touched down on an asteroid 186 miles from Earth to collect samples that scientists hope will shed [...]

22 February

Pinterest has reportedly filed for an initial public offering (IPO), as Silicon Valley gears up for a busy year of tech startup [...]

22 February

Blackberry has completed its $1.4bn acquisition of US artificial intelligence company Cylance. [...]

22 February

Data, both the business and personal kind, is fast becoming an essential utility like transport, energy, and water. It is critical [...]

22 February

Elon Musk has said Tesla has no plans to get involved with bitcoin at the moment, believing that the cryptocurrency is not an [...]

21 February

Nasa has warned Space X and Boeing about safety concerns for their competing astronaut launch systems, threatening to delay US [...]

21 February

British gambling software provider Playtech saw shares rise almost nine per cent today as it announced a €40m (£34.7m) [...]

21 February

Tech giants Apple and Samsung are losing their grip on the smartphone market to cheaper rivals such as China’s Huawei, as the [...]

21 February

The UK has been a leading light in the development and testing of machine intelligence since Alan Turing’s pioneering work [...]

21 February

The Academy Awards and drama go hand in hand, but this year’s choice of host dominated the news for all the wrong reasons. [...]

21 February

London will fall behind as a world-leading fintech hub if the government does not prioritise incoming tech talent, the chief [...]

21 February

Investment into the UK’s artificial intelligence (AI) sector from venture capital firms reached a record $1.3bn (£998m) last [...]

20 February

Accountancy funding platform Capitalise has closed a £3.5m Series A investment round led by US venture capital firm QED Investors [...]

20 February

The UK needs higher standards of cyber security across the telecoms sector, a top spy boss said today, insisting no conclusion [...]

20 February