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Robo advice axes hundreds of RBS jobs

So-called "robo-advice" results in hundreds of job cuts at Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), just as the regulator gives its blessing to the technology.

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Can technology help us improve reality?

How augmented reality tech is changing our world

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A government minister wants the public to email him suggestions on how to turn ... - Business Insider


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"This digital fever exploded from the cluster in east London, and has spread to every part of the country, making the UK truly a 'Tech Nation' with more than 70% of digital businesses now based outside of the capital. We're home to thriving digital ...

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An ethical business movement backed by Etsy, Kickstarter, and Patagonia just ... - Business Insider


An ethical business movement backed by Etsy, Kickstarter, and Patagonia just ...
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Ethical business scheme B Corporation has officially launched in the UK. The "B Corp" movement, imported from the US, requires companies to commit to hitting social and environmental goals, alongside financial ones. Companies that sign up to the scheme ...

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Another sign these are the good times? Poundland's sales are falling - Business Insider


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Another sign these are the good times? Poundland's sales are falling
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It's yet another sign that the UK is in a great economic spot right now. Particularly for workers, conditions are great. My colleague Jim Edwards made this point last week ? unemployment is just 5.5%, which is technically as close to "full employment ...

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