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The ultrasound scan you can do yourself

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 00:17
A US company has produced an ultrasound scanner that plugs into an iPhone and costs $2,000 (£1,555).

Smartwatches: Switzerland's friend of foe?

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 00:14
The Swiss watch industry faced a near-death experience from quartz products. Is the smartwatch a similar threat?

'I struggle to get by on universal credit'

Wed, 01/16/2019 - 00:11
Adele Shelmerdine says the government's benefit changes left her at her lowest ebb, financially and mentally.

Rihanna takes father to court in trademark dispute

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 23:58
The singer says her father has misused her name to further his entertainment business.

US brings charges over SEC hack

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 21:31
The US government said the hack of the SEC financial database was part of a bigger scheme.

Pound rises after 'meaningful' Brexit vote

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 21:23
The pound rebounds against the dollar after MPs vote to reject Theresa May's Brexit deal.

Netflix raises prices for US customers

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 15:33
Prices are to rise by between 13% and 18%, the second increase in less than two years.

Ford and VW agree alliance to build vans and pickups

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 15:16
The motor giants say they will also consider co-operating on electric and self-driving cars.

McDonald's loses case against Irish rival

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 13:59
Supermac's hailed the end of the "McBully" after winning the trademark case.

M&S names next 17 stores it wants to close

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 12:18
The proposed closures, affecting 1,045 staff, are part of its plan to shut more than 100 stores by 2022.

Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei denies firm poses spying risk

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 10:54
The 74-year-old says China has never asked it to share "improper information" about its clients.

Boohoo remains in fashion as sales surge

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 09:36
The online retailer raises its revenue forecast as sales at its PrettyLittleThing brand nearly double.

German economy sees slowest growth for five years

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 09:34
Europe's largest economy grew by 1.5% last year, figures show, its slowest rate since 2013.

Gillette faces backlash and boycott over '#MeToo advert'

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 09:03
The video about toxic masculinity, bullying and men's behaviour sparks outrage online.

China province looks to boost shopping with longer weekend

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 08:54
China's Hebei province has a creative plan to stimulate the economy as growth in the country slows.

Detroit auto show: Firms bet on petrol to fund electric future

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 06:21
Automakers are relying on the popularity of big, traditional vehicles to fund their electric ambitions.

Detroit auto show: Supercharged cars dazzle on debut

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 03:12
Power and speed took centre stage in Detroit as carmakers showed off new additions to their line up.

What should owners of old diesels do?

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 00:59
As sales of new diesel cars fall, what steps can owners of older diesels take?

'Making pizzas used to be a hobby, now it's my business'

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 00:46
In four years Lee DeSanges has gone from throwing pizza parties to running his own restaurant.

'Food porn star' Indian chef gives fine dining a twist

Tue, 01/15/2019 - 00:16
Gaggan Anand, the executive chef at Bangkok's Michelin-starred restaurant Gaggan, has brought Indian cuisine to new heights.

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