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Apple tackles iPhone one-tap spyware flaws

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 23:51
Three flaws in Apple's iOS operating system are found that meant spyware could be installed with a single tap.
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Love to chat

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 23:23
As chat apps achieve colossal valuations and more keep coming onto the market, are we reaching chat saturation point?
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Pushed out

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 23:12
As the number of people living in cities rise, lower income residents are being pushed farther out to areas with fewer resources.
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Life after BHS

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 23:09
As the last BHS stores close this weekend, bringing to an end nearly 90 years of retail history, Emma Simpson looks at what the closures will mean for our High Streets.
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BHS: Inside a 'ghost store' in Edinburgh

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 23:06
BBC News takes a look around a former BHS flagship store on Edinburgh's Princes Street, empty now that the chain has ceased trading.
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Low wages and bills 'thwart 18-35s' savings ambitions'

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 23:00
The under-35s are not a spendthrift generation, but are struggling to save owing to daily financial pressures and low wages, a trade body says.
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McDonald's fitness bands recalled after skin-burn complaints

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 17:22
McDonald's is recalling millions of fitness wristbands that it bundled with Happy Meals after customers complained of skin irritation and burns.
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Driverless taxis roam Singapore streets

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 17:21
Driverless taxis are being tested on the streets of Singapore for the first time.
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Ex-dividend firms drag down FTSE 100

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 16:16
London's leading shares trade lower on Thursday after several big companies go ex-dividend.
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Bad weather takes toll on French wine production

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 15:43
French wine production is likely to be 10% lower this year than in 2015 because of a spring frost and a heatwave now.
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Drug company stung by criticism of "outrageous" EpiPen price rises

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 15:32
Manufacturer promises to act after Hillary Clinton joins attack on hikes in US price of life saving device.
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Investors 'sought safety after Brexit'

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 14:45
Personal investors took a safety-first approach with their portfolios after the UK's vote to leave the EU, new figures show.
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Men's sales march Jimmy Choo higher

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 14:35
Shoemakers Jimmy Choo see revenues rise on increased men's sales and the weaker pound.
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Sports Direct investors press for review of its practices

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 14:00
A group of some of influential investors are urging Sports Direct to overhaul the way it is run after illegal working practices were exposed.
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WhatsApp users to receive adverts

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 13:10
WhatsApp changes its privacy policy so that businesses can send messages to people using the service.
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ITV withdraws bid for Peppa Pig owner

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 11:07
ITV has withdrawn its bid for Entertainment One, the company that produces the children's TV programme and character Peppa Pig.
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Uber adds advance bookings in London

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 11:00
Transport app Uber allows customers in London to book journeys up to 30 days in advance.
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German business confidence falls post-Brexit, says Ifo

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 10:30
Business confidence in Europe's biggest economy, Germany, has fallen unexpectedly, according to a closely watched survey.
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Mortgage market robust, but subdued, says CML

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 09:06
Lenders expect a "robust, but subdued" market for mortgages in the UK after the vote to leave the EU.
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Thomas Cook: '1.8m customers still want to go to Turkey'

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 08:46
The boss of Thomas Cook tells the BBC it's still safe to go on holiday to Turkey, according to government advice, and says the Brexit vote hasn't affected business.
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