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Why London's Uber ban will divide opinion

There are two ways of looking at Transport for London's decision not to renew Uber's private hire licence.

Smiths Group detects growth as threats emerge

It is a brand name familiar with generations of Britons who, in their schooldays, saw it emblazoned across their classroom clock as they waited anxiously for the bell to go home.

Google to refund advertisers over fake traffic

Google has announced new measures to refund advertisers who have been defrauded by web traffic generated through bots.

Ride-hailing app Uber loses licence to operate in London

Transport for London says it will not renew Uber's private hire licence after finding it is "not fit and proper" to hold one.

The iPhone 8 launch in London was... muted

The iPhone 8 launch in London was... muted

There was a muted reception at the Apple Store in London's Regent Street as the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus were launched to unusually little fanfare.

Over-50s group Saga sees growing demand for high-value holidays

Over-50s group Saga sees growing demand for high-value holidays

The growing popularity of cruises and long-haul trips helped over-50s travel and insurance group Saga remain on track for another year of profit growth.

Uber braced for crash as TfL delivers London licence ruling

Uber braced for crash as TfL delivers London licence ruling

Uber is bracing itself for regulators‎ to deliver a crucial ruling that could trigger the removal of tens of thousands of private-hire drivers from London's streets.

Facebook's Zuckerberg agrees to hand over Russia election ads to Congress

Facebook's Zuckerberg agrees to hand over Russia election ads to Congress

Facebook will hand over contents of 3,000 adverts to congressional investigators looking at claims of interference in the US presidential election.

Former Airbus chief Kahn‎ to resurface in senior role at Cobham

Former Airbus chief Kahn‎ to resurface in senior role at Cobham

Paul Kahn, the former boss of Airbus's UK operations‎, is to resurface in a senior role at Cobham, the embattled defence and aerospace group.

Slough tops list of best places to work in UK

Slough tops list of best places to work in UK

It may be famous as home to David Brent, the office manager from hell in TV smash The Office, but Slough has been named the best town in the country for jobs.

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Why London's Uber ban will divide opinion

Why London's Uber ban will divide opinion

There are two ways of looking at Transport for London's decision not to renew Uber's private hire licence.

What is Google thinking with HTC acquisition?

What is Google thinking with HTC acquisition?

It’s not clear whether it was Albert Einstein, Mark Twain, Benjamin Franklin or even an unknown Chinese philosopher who was the first to say that the definition of insanity was doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.

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