Microsoft's new apps may seem silly - but they're part of a much bigger plan
According to LinkedIn, Microsoft is advertising a number of roles related to artificial intelligence and machine learning in the US and UK. One description for a role in the US asks for a candidate who is "interested in designing and implementing ...
Nine UK banks launch fee-free accounts
Nine High Street banks and building societies in the UK are to launch basic bank accounts which will not charge a fee for missed payments. The new accounts will be available from 1 January to people who fail to qualify for a full current account. It ...
Major UK banks launching truly "fee-free" basic bank accounts
VW emissions crisis: Owners call lawyers as scandal reached Europe - live
Britain's transport select committee is set to launch an inquiry into the scandal and its wider lessons for testing, which could see ministers and VW executives in Britain hauled before MPs, our transport correspondent Gwyn Topham reports. While an ...
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Volkswagen boss fate remains in the balance
Volkswagen scandal: CEO Martin Winterkorn resigns over emissions deception ...
UK factories slash jobs as Chinese slowdown causes global ripples
In the UK, a key survey of manufacturers was weaker than City analysts had been expecting and it highlighted businesses' growing concerns about China. The headline activity index on the Markit/Cips UK manufacturing PMI fell to to 51.5 in August, from ...