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VIDEO: Businesses face Big Data challenge

Business leaders in Davos are scratching their heads over how to analyse "Big Data" - the massive amounts of information they are now collecting and how much protection they should give their consumers, says the BBC's Tanya Beckett.

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City Spy: Elvis helps tune up Tesco's UK business - Evening Standard


Evening Standard

City Spy: Elvis helps tune up Tesco's UK business
Evening Standard
Tesco UK chief Matt Davies has been sending weekly updates to his staff to cheer them up as he attempts to turn around the business. One email seen by Spy suggests he is quite the Elvis fan. It says: ?A successful Tesco has to have a climate when truth ...

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The Great British Bake Off, episode 7, review: 'serious business' - Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

The Great British Bake Off, episode 7, review: 'serious business'
Telegraph.co.uk
The Curse of Star Baker struck on the Great British Bake Off (BBC One). Recipients of the accolade often struggle the following week and already this series, one Star Baker went from marquee hero to eliminated zero within seven days. It happened again ...

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Help to Buy has created a golden age for Britain's house builders - Business Insider


Business Insider

Help to Buy has created a golden age for Britain's house builders
Business Insider
Galliford Try on Wednesday announced a set of record-breaking results, becoming the latest house-builder to post big rises in profit and revenue. Revenue is up 31% to ?2.4 billion ($3.6 billion), while profit before tax jumped 20% to ?114 million ($174 ...

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