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'Altruistic AI' plan wins $1bn pledge

Tech giants pledge $1bn (?659m) for OpenAI, a non-profit venture that aims to develop artificial intelligence to benefit humanity.

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Unilever leads FTSE 100 higher

London's leading shares edge higher in early Thursday trading, boosted by strong results from Unilever.

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VW emissions scandal hits 11m vehicles - BBC News


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VW emissions scandal hits 11m vehicles
BBC News
The boss of Volkswagen's US business, Michael Horn, has admitted it "totally screwed up" in using software to rig emissions tests. BBC business editor Kamal Ahmed says the UK Department of Transport is to demand an EU-wide probe of the affair.
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Douw Steyn's ?100m profit a year UK business - BizNews


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Douw Steyn's ?100m profit a year UK business
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Entrepreneur Douw Steyn's South African operations have done well. But the billions now being invested in his massive Steyn City project near Johannesburg were mostly generated from outside the country, primarily through Peterborough-headquartered ...

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