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Carmakers increase tech investments

US carmakers General Motors and Ford both announce strategies geared at taking on the tech world's growing influence in the car industry.

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Will Black Friday break all UK retail records? - The Guardian


The Guardian

Will Black Friday break all UK retail records?
The Guardian
It would mean that every person in UK spends an average of ?31 on shopping on Black Friday. Last year British shoppers spent ?1.75bn, according to Visa. The retailers involved in Black Friday stretch from Amazon, John Lewis and Currys PC World, who all ...

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Amazon is going to promote the most innovative products built by UK tech startups - Business Insider


Business Insider

Amazon is going to promote the most innovative products built by UK tech startups
Business Insider
Christopher North, managing director of Amazon.co.uk, told the FT that the move was an effort to help small businesses in the lead-up to Christmas, adding that many of Amazon's customers would miss these innovative products if they weren't showcased ...

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Eurozone growth revised upwards

Economic growth in the eurozone between April and June has been revised upwards from 0.3% to 0.4%.

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