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Fifa signs China's Wanda as top level sponsor partner - BBC News


BBC News

Fifa signs China's Wanda as top level sponsor partner
BBC News
He said the company wanted to support the Chinese government drive to develop football in the country. President Xi Jinping made football a national priority last year. The deal is some positive news for Fifa, which has been engulfed in a corruption ...

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This is the only way to halt house prices surging and alleviate the supply ... - Business Insider


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This is the only way to halt house prices surging and alleviate the supply ...
Business Insider
This means that prices are rocketing at such at enormous pace because there are far too many people competing for the very little affordable housing there is left across the country. Meanwhile, Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservative government is ...

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The UK big data project playing Moneyball to build smarter cities - The Guardian


The Guardian

The UK big data project playing Moneyball to build smarter cities
The Guardian
Sensible businesses have been using their own data to shape decisions for years. Take supermarkets and the vast insight they gain from loyalty card schemes. Official data collection and statistics in the UK have been criticised for failing to keep up.

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Here's everything we know about Microsoft's augmented reality headset HoloLens - Business Insider


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Here's everything we know about Microsoft's augmented reality headset HoloLens
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Here is how Microsoft sees it: If the whole room is wearing HoloLens then everyone will be seeing the same "reality" and, in turn, that reality can be altered en masse. This is a powerful and transformative technological leap and one that the company ...

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UK unemployment rate at seven-year low

The UK unemployment rate fell to a seven-year low of 5.4% in the three months to August, official figures show.

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