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February 2018 articles

The health secretary Jeremy Hunt has claimed that social media can be as damaging to children as smoking or obesity in one [...]

8 February
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The Microsoft Surface Book 2 looks a lot like the original Surface Book, which is great news for those who fear change. It’s [...]

8 February
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The UK is seeking to woo foreign fintech firms after Brexit with more than 50 startups set to head to London. [...]

8 February
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 A "perfect storm" of tech giants, rapidly evolving technology and societal changes are driving intense innovation and mergers [...]

8 February
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Shares in cyber security firm Sophos have plunged as much as 18 per cent as the markets opened in London on Thursday morning [...]

8 February
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Tech salaries in London are lagging behind other cities across the globe with the average salary dropping more than 17 per cent [...]

8 February
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what3words has divided the world into 3m x 3m squares, each with a unique address made from three dictionary words, thus offering the [...]

8 February
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A KFC restaurant in China is using a facial recognition system that allows customers to pay for their dinner with a smile. [...]

8 February
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Venture capital firm Hambro Perks, run by City grandee Rupert Hambro and former investment banker Dominic Perks, has opened [...]

8 February
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Trivago brought in over a billion euros in 2017, as the hotel search engine invested in development of its technology and advertising. [...]

7 February
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Dubai said today it is working with digital mapping firm Here to use a live HD map for driverless cars as it looks to get 25 [...]

7 February
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Swedish challenger bank Handelsbanken revealed a massive loss flowing from the fall of construction company Carillion this [...]

7 February
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Chinese ride-hailing behemoth Didi Chuxing announced today that it has launched a car-sharing platform alongside 12 auto giants [...]

7 February
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Investment into UK fintech by venture capitalists hit a record high in 2017 bucking a global downturn and grew at a faster [...]

7 February
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Last night, eccentric billionaire Elon Musk sent one of his own Tesla sports cars into outer space with the launch of the most [...]

7 February
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