Technology

2019 Articles

Motorola Razr 2019: Flip phone revived with foldable screen model
Motorola Razr 2019: Flip phone revived with foldable screen model
The iconic flip phone has made a comeback, with Motorola revealing an upgraded version of the once-universal device. Some 15 [...]
November 14, 2019
Motherhood social app Peanut nets $5m from Facebook backer Index
Motherhood social app Peanut nets $5m from Facebook backer Index
Peanut, a social networking app for mothers, has secured $5m in a funding round led by unicorn hunter Index Ventures. [...]
November 14, 2019
How can you stop your credit card being sexist?
How can you stop your credit card being sexist?
Can a credit card be sexist? It’s not a question most people would have thought about before this week, but [...]
November 14, 2019
Nike pulls clothes and shoes from Amazon amid digital push
Nike pulls clothes and shoes from Amazon amid digital push
Nike is pulling its clothes and shoes from e-commerce site Amazon as part of a pivot to selling directly to [...]
November 13, 2019
Wework losses ballooned to $1.3bn in quarter before failed float
Wework losses ballooned to $1.3bn in quarter before failed float
Wework losses reportedly more than doubled to $1.3bn (£1bn) in the third quarter ahead of its expected initial public offering [...]
November 13, 2019
Netflix signs multi-year content deal with Nickelodeon
Netflix signs multi-year content deal with Nickelodeon
Netflix has signed a multi-year deal with Nickelodeon to create original animated films and TV series, just a day after [...]
November 13, 2019
Brexit made Elon Musk avoid UK for Tesla factory
Brexit made Elon Musk avoid UK for Tesla factory
Britain missed the opportunity to have Tesla’s first European factory because of Brexit, according to chief executive Elon Musk. Instead, [...]
November 13, 2019
Tencent profit falls as Alibaba threat and economic woes weigh
Tencent profit falls as Alibaba threat and economic woes weigh
Chinese tech giant Tencent has posted a sharp drop in profit for the third quarter as rival Alibaba gears up [...]
November 13, 2019
Google to offer current accounts from next year
Google to offer current accounts from next year
Google will offer personal current accounts from some time next year in partnership with banks and credit unions, as the [...]
November 13, 2019
Banks are under threat – and this time it's personal
Banks are under threat – and this time it's personal
The launch of Uber Money, which provides payment and banking services to the company’s drivers, is an example of the [...]
November 13, 2019
UK businesses are increasingly adopting automation
UK businesses are increasingly adopting automation
Eighty seven per cent of businesses have automated a key process during the last year, a survey of chief financial [...]
November 13, 2019
Huawei to pay staff $286m in bonuses as it fights US sanctions
Huawei to pay staff $286m in bonuses as it fights US sanctions
Huawei is set to pay its employees ¥2bn ($286m) in bonuses and double almost all October salaries as a reward [...]
November 12, 2019
Killer robots? It’s only a matter of time
Killer robots? It’s only a matter of time
Artificial intelligence (AI) is everywhere in the news at the moment, but there is little discussion of an area where [...]
November 12, 2019
London startup Zego gains first ever licence for UK insurtech
London startup Zego gains first ever licence for UK insurtech
An insurance startup aimed at the gig economy today said it is the first insurtech firm in the UK to [...]
November 12, 2019