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  • Rocket Launch For UK Satellite Firm Inmarsat
    Rocket Launch For UK Satellite Firm Inmarsat 9 minutes ago

    London-based satellite operator Inmarsat today launched its third Global Xpress satellite as it looks to expand its next-generation network. The new satellite will help deliver … More »Rocket Launch For UK Satellite Firm Inmarsat

    Rocket Launch For UK Satellite Firm Inmarsat

    London-based satellite operator Inmarsat today launched its third Global Xpress satellite as it looks to expand its next-generation network. The new satellite will help deliver broadband speeds around 100 times faster than the company's incumbent satellite constellation I-4, parts of which are now more than 10 years old. …

  • Woman walks past a logo of Google at the Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) 2015 in Beijing
    Russia's MTS teams up with Google to promote mobile Internet 27 minutes ago

    Russia's biggest mobile phone operator MTS said on Friday it had teamed up with Google Inc to help grow the use of mobile Internet and will get a share of the search … More »Russia's MTS teams up with Google to promote mobile Internet

    Woman walks past a logo of Google at the Global Mobile Internet Conference (GMIC) 2015 in Beijing

    Russia's biggest mobile phone operator MTS said on Friday it had teamed up with Google Inc to help grow the use of mobile Internet and will get a share of the search site's advertising revenues in Russia. Under a strategic agreement, MTS will feature Google's voice search in its ad campaigns and retail stores, and a relevant …

  • A woman uses a cash point machine at a HSBC bank in the City of London
    British payments glitch at HSBC leaves thousands without wages 54 minutes ago

    HSBC reported a computer glitch on Friday which it said prevented some of its British business customers from making payments, leaving thousands of workers without … More »British payments glitch at HSBC leaves thousands without wages

    A woman uses a cash point machine at a HSBC bank in the City of London

    HSBC reported a computer glitch on Friday which it said prevented some of its British business customers from making payments, leaving thousands of workers without wages ahead of a three-day weekend. The problem affected outgoing payments being made by some businesses that bank with HSBC, making it impossible …

  • 3D-Printed Microscopic ‘Fish’ Could Clean Toxins From Our Blood
    3D-Printed Microscopic ‘Fish’ Could Clean Toxins From Our Blood 1 hour 2 minutes ago

    Scientists have created 3D-printed microscopic ‘fish’ that could be used to detoxify blood from within the human body. The tiny smart microbots are smaller than the … More »3D-Printed Microscopic ‘Fish’ Could Clean Toxins From Our Blood

    3D-Printed Microscopic ‘Fish’ Could Clean Toxins From Our Blood

    Scientists have created 3D-printed microscopic ‘fish’ that could be used to detoxify blood from within the human body. The tiny smart microbots are smaller than the width of a human hair, allowing them to ‘swim’ within the bloodstream, and have been produced using a new 3D-printed technique devised by Nanoengineers at …

  • 86% Of Internet Users Have Tried To Hide Their Identity Online
    86% Of Internet Users Have Tried To Hide Their Identity Online 1 hour 39 minutes ago

    The findings come shortly after the scandal surrounding the hacking and subsequent release of private user information from affair-facilitating website Ashley Madison. … More »86% Of Internet Users Have Tried To Hide Their Identity Online

    86% Of Internet Users Have Tried To Hide Their Identity Online

    The findings come shortly after the scandal surrounding the hacking and subsequent release of private user information from affair-facilitating website Ashley Madison. The Ashley Madison hack has once again thrown the issue of internet privacy into the limelight, especially where ‘sensitive’, potentially relationship-ending …

  • A general view of the lobby outside of the Carlyle Group offices in Washington

    U.S. private equity firm Carlyle is in advanced talks about buying Innovation Group for 40 pence a share in cash, valuing its equity at almost 500 million pounds ($769 million), the British software company said on Friday. Shares in Innovation Group, which have risen by 18 percent in the last 12 months, …

  • U.S. Defense Secretary Carter listens to questions during a news conference at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia

    By David Alexander NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (Reuters) - The Pentagon is teaming up with Apple, Boeing, Harvard and others to develop high-tech sensory gear flexible enough to be worn by people or molded onto the outside of a jet. The rapid development of new technologies is forcing the Pentagon to seek partnerships with …

  • The logo of Foxconn, the trading name of Hon Hai Precision Industry, is seen on top of the company's headquarters in Tucheng, New Taipei city

    Iphone assembler Hon Hai Precision Industry Co Ltd will buy a 21 percent stake in Siliconware Precision Industries Co Ltd (SPIL), both firms said on Friday, days after another Taiwan-based Apple Inc supplier also said it wanted to buy into the chip packaging firm. The rivalry over SPIL, the industry's third-largest packager, …

  • A worker adjusts the logo at the stand of Huawei at the CeBIT trade fair in Hanover

    ((This August 27 has been corrected to mention June 30 in fifth paragraph)) LONDON (Reuters) - Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL] brought its youth-focused mobile phone brand Honor to Europe on Thursday with the launch of the Honor 7, a handset that has chalked up sales of more than 1.5 million in China since June. Huawei, …

  • Barcodes are seen on a package in London

    By Emma Thomasson BERLIN (Reuters) - Growing demand for more information about the products we buy could mean the end of the simple barcode - the blocks of black and white stripes that adorn most objects for sale and are scanned five billion times a day. First used on a pack of Wrigley's Juicy Fruit chewing gum in 1974 …

  • A taxi is reflected in a window at the office of taxi-hailing service Uber Inc in Hong Kong, China

    By Paul Carsten and Engen Tham BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc's China arm has closed its $1 billion fundraising round early, according to two people with knowledge of the matter, with investors still hopeful for the U.S.-based ride service despite strong domestic competition. Investors in Uber's Chinese …

  • Hey Siri, A Hint! What To Expect At Apple Event

    Apple has said it is holding its next product event on 9 September, when it is expected to launch a new iPhone. The company sent out invitations to reporters and analysts on Thursday with the headline: "Hey Siri, give us a hint" - but in typical fashion it has not revealed details about its plans. Apple is expected to …

  • Memory chip parts of U.S. memory chip maker MicronTechnology are pictured at their booth at an industrial fair in Frankfurt

    WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) - The chairman of China's Tsinghua Unigroup traveled to the United States this week to meet with board members of Micron Technology and try to revive a politically fraught takeover bid of the U.S. chipmaker, people familiar with the matter said. Micron dismissed an informal $23 billion offer …

  • The logo of free messaging app Line is pictured on a smartphone and the company's stuffed toy in this photo illustration taken in Tokyo

    By Joyce Lee SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's largest web portal operator Naver Corp won't decide on when to IPO its messenger app service unit Line Corp [IPO-LINE.T] until its earnings and market conditions improve, Naver's CFO said on Friday. Hwang's comments were in answer to questions prompted by a Wall Street Journal …

  • The U.S. Department of Fisheries and Oceans say the pair's drones were within nine metres of the whales when the regulation requires all vessels should be at least approximately 183 metres back. Just a few weeks ago, a tourist to Vancouver launched a drone to get a better view of a grey whale and researchers are also increasingly …

 
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