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Adobe readies for the age of smart glasses and deepfakes

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 00:49
Richard Taylor looks at what is new at the LA Adobe MAX Creative Conference for BBC Click.

Xinjiang cotton sparks concern over 'forced labour' claims

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 00:39
Rights groups claim Xinjiang products made using forced labour may be sold to Western brands.

How do you update an iconic electric guitar?

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 00:08
How do you update an iconic product like the Fender Stratocaster electric guitar?

Is surge pricing a fair way to manage demand?

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 00:05
Ride-hailing app Uber is far from the first company to change prices according to customer numbers.

'Little sign of change' for number of women in top roles

Wed, 11/13/2019 - 00:02
More women are needed in senior roles, although board membership is making progress, a review finds.

England flooding: Why insurance may not cover damage

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 23:49
Schemes are in place to protect most householders, but businesses may face extra costs.

Disney+ hit by technical glitches on launch day

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 15:40
Disney's new streaming service is reported to be down by many users as its global launch unfolds.

Disability web access: 'I've already clicked away'

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 15:38
Businesses lose an estimated £11.8bn a year in click-away costs owing to poorly designed websites.

Royal Mail fails to halt record £50m Ofcom fine

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 14:55
Royal Mail challenged the decision in August 2018 that it had abused its dominant market position.

McDonald's UK staff join global day of protests over pay

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 12:37
It comes as staff in the US, France, Brazil and Chile also stage protests over "poverty pay".

HS2 should happen despite rising cost, says review

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 12:30
A draft copy of a review into the project says it might cost even more than its current price of £88bn.

Fracking: Have the Conservatives left open the back door?

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 11:58
The Conservatives are accused of harbouring ambitions to revive fracking after the general election.

FT sees first woman editor in its 131-year history

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 11:21
The pink-coloured financial paper names Roula Khalaf to replace long-serving editor Lionel Barber.

UK wage growth slows as unemployment falls

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 10:36
Average earnings increased by 3.6% over the three months to September, while unemployment fell by 23,000.

Stop right now: Mel B advert pulled by Tesco after singer complains

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 10:10
Supermarket says it had permission to use a Mel B image but pulled an ad because she was unhappy.

Branson South African launch marred by Twitter row

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 09:23
Sir Richard Branson's tweet to launch a new venture is criticised for showing "so many white people".

Boots' parent firm Walgreens 'gets record buyout offer'

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 09:10
Private equity group KKR is reported to have made the bid for the business.

Brexit 'puts brakes on UK launch of e-scooters'

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 06:55
Voi Technology says the UK could be left behind by not changing regulations to allow electric scooters.

PMC Bank: Indian customers protest after fraud investigation launched

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 00:28
Nearly a million Indians are left without full access to their bank accounts as police investigate alleged fraud.

Swine flu devastates China's pigs

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 00:16
China's pigs are being devastated by African swine flu which has now spread throughout the country.