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taxation

Apple CEO Tim Cook calls for overhaul of corporate tax

Interested to read that Apple’s CEO, Tim Cook has acknowledged that the global corporate tax system needs to be overhauled, thus becoming one of the first CEO’s of majo...

Amazon

Amazon will invest $1 billion in digitising SME’s in India

Amazon.com Inc’s founder Jeff Bezos has stated that will invest $1 billion in digitising small and medium-sized business across India. Additionally, it expects to export $10 ...

UK

US officials hold last-minute talks with UK over Huawei decision

A delegation of US government officials will arrive in London on the 13th January in the latest attempt to persuade the British government not to use equipment from Huawei, the Chi...

Healthcare

UK government outlines a £40 million overhaul to outdated NHS technology platforms

Fresh from winning a landslide majority in the recent UK General Election, the Health Secretary Matt Hancock has stated that it is time to “get the basics right” with r...

Hackers

Microsoft says North Korean cyber espionage group stole sensitive information

Microsoft Corp stated in a blog entry posted yesterday that it has taken control of 50 web domains which were used by a cyber espionage and hacking group called “Thallium” to steal...

Happy Christmas from Rob Phillips

A Christmas message from our founder Rob Phillips

As the holiday season is now upon us, we find ourselves reflecting on the past year and those who have helped to shape both our business and that of our members.

Star Wars

Memories: For the multi-generational love of Star Wars

Not a lot of people know this, but I went to school with the Director of Rogue One, who lived just a street away from me in the middle-class St Nicholas Park suburb of Nuneaton, a ...

Twitch

Russia says Amazon’s Twitch has deleted illegal content

According to a number of Russian news agencies, the country no longer plans to block the Twitch platform over allegations of illegal streaming of popular English Premier League foo...

Disney Plus

Disney+ mobile apps have been downloaded 22 million times since launch

More information is gradually emerging on the launch of Disney+. The new streaming service has been downloaded some 22 million times across mobile devices since launch in November,...

Alphabet Board

Alphabet names Nobel laureate Frances Arnold a new board member

Google’s parent Alphabet Inc yesterday named Nobel laureate Frances Arnold as a new member of its board, filling a vacancy left by the retirement of Canadian academic Shirley...

Waymo

Waymo expands app to iPhone devices in Phoenix

Alphabet-owned ride-hailing company Waymo has now stated that its iOS app will now be available to iPhone users in the metro Phoenix area of Arizona. The move by the company, which...

Uber driver

Uber to offer courier services for retail businesses?

Dara Khosrowshahi, the Chief Executive of Uber Technologies Inc mentioned at a meeting on Wednesday that the ride hailing company could extend its existing food delivery business t...

Nintendo

Nintendo’s Switch gaming console launches in China on December 10th

Japanese gaming icon, Nintendo will officially launch its Nintendo Switch gaming console in mainland China on December the 10th. The retail price is 2,099 yuan ($298.20), local par...

Facebook

Facebook to allow transfer of your photos to Google Photos

Earlier this week, Facebook Inc announced it had introduced functionality enabling users the option to transfer their photos and video content from the social media network directl...