Technology - Archive

June 2017 articles

London-based startup Blockchain, which as the name might suggest is based on blockchain technology, has received $40m in venture [...]

23 June
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It takes a certain type of person to build a business from the seed of an idea to the highest valued privately owned company [...]

23 June
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Facebook is taking action today to tackle online extremism and hate speech with a new programme, the Online Civil Courage Initiative [...]

23 June
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Shares in UK virtual reality firm EVR leapt by nearly a fifth in morning trading after announcing a global partnership with [...]

22 June
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Imagination Technologies announced today that it has entered a formal sale process for the group, and is already in talks with [...]

22 June
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For the first time in the UK's history, anyone wanting to dabble in shares can trade away without having to pay commission as [...]

22 June
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Does Travis Kalanick’s resignation from Uber spell trouble for the sharing economy? [...]

22 June
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In the new Netflix movie Okja, which is about a giant pig trying to escape from an evil mega-corporation, a besuited salary-man [...]

21 June
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App marketing relies on your app having a good reputation, not only among your target demographic but the broader app user-base [...]

21 June
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Travis Kalanick, the controversial chief executive of Uber, has stepped down from his post, the company has confirmed. [...]

21 June
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London won’t reap the benefits of the fourth industrial revolution if we don’t find ways to recruit more female computer [...]

21 June
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Hello from Cannes Lions! Yesterday I caught up with Michael Karg, group chief executive at media analytics consultancy firm Ebiquity, [...]

20 June
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Technology giant Uber has unveiled a series of changes to the way it pays its drivers, including charging customers for leaving [...]

20 June
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I'm here in Cannes, lapping up the sun at the Ogilvy and Mather penthouse with worldwide chairman and chief executive, John [...]

20 June
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AimBrain, a biometric recognition business, could be set to change the face of retail banking after receiving £4m of venture [...]

20 June
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