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Uber has been a major success story, reaching a valuation of $50bn after just five years. But it’s not been a smooth ride and the firm is engaged in regulatory battles around the world

What problems does Uber currently face?

Uber has been a major success story, reaching a valuation of $50bn after just five years. But it’s not been a smooth ride and the firm is engaged in regulatory battles around the world

Social network participation among Fortune 500 CEOs Positive trends point to a US embrace of solar power
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Thanks to Eutelsat and ViaSat, business and retail customers will soon have access to high-speed satellite broadband across Europe
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100Mb+ satellite broadband is coming to the EU

Thanks to Eutelsat and ViaSat, business and retail customers will soon have access to high-speed satellite broadband across Europe

Technology NordicNeuroLab is the winner of our 2015 award for Most Innovative Neuro-Imaging Solutions Provider. Yanlu Wang, an application specialist at the company, explains what it did to earn it

NordicNeuroLab transforms fMRI technology

NordicNeuroLab is the winner of our 2015 award for Most Innovative Neuro-Imaging Solutions Provider. Yanlu Wang, an application specialist at the company, explains what it did to earn it

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Technology GE Healthcare’s pioneering initiatives in healthcare technology are helping clinicians, caregivers and patients advance patient care

GE says monitoring technology and analytics will change healthcare

GE Healthcare’s pioneering initiatives in healthcare technology are helping clinicians, caregivers and patients advance patient care

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Energy As the first in the cruise industry to build LNG-powered ships, Carnival Corporation is banking on a more sustainable future and cleaner air, says Tom Strang, Senior Vice President of Maritime Affairs for the company

Carnival Corporation banks on a sustainable future

As the first in the cruise industry to build LNG-powered ships, Carnival Corporation is banking on a more sustainable future and cleaner air, says Tom Strang, Senior Vice President of Maritime Affairs for the company

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Strategy Financial services companies underestimate the risk posed by cyber-attacks. If they don't invest, they aren't safe

Small businesses aren’t prepared for cyber-attacks

Financial services companies underestimate the risk posed by cyber-attacks. If they don’t invest, they aren’t safe

Technology Facebook's plan to provide free internet access to poor communities has been blocked by Indian regulators

India bans Facebook’s Free Basics

Facebook’s plan to provide free internet access to poor communities has been blocked by Indian regulators

Business Half a year into his tenure, Google's CEO, Sundar Pichai, has been named the highest-paid executive in the US

The US has a new highest-paid executive

Half a year into his tenure, Google’s CEO, Sundar Pichai, has been named the highest-paid executive in the US

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Energy Import tariffs on Chinese solar PV hurt the domestic industry more than they help it. For the sake of the EU and the planet, they must end

Why EU tariffs on Chinese solar panels need to end

Import tariffs on Chinese solar PV hurt the domestic industry more than they help it. For the sake of the EU and the planet, they must end

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Energy The Saudis and Venezuelans described their meeting as successful, despite no production cut agreement being formally reached

Saudi Arabia and Venezuela discuss oil production cut

The Saudis and Venezuelans described their meeting as successful, despite no production cut agreement being formally reached

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Strategy The rise of online video means advertisers are wondering if the Super Bowl is still worth the massive cost

The Super Bowl is losing advertisers

The rise of online video means advertisers are wondering if the Super Bowl is still worth the massive cost

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Business Tech giant Cisco has announced plans to buy Silicon Valley unicorn Jasper Technologies for $1.4bn

Cisco to buy IoT firm for $1.4bn

Tech giant Cisco has announced plans to buy Silicon Valley unicorn Jasper Technologies for $1.4bn

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Strategy Despite cash’s best efforts, bartering just won’t go away. The ancient practice has now found a new home online

The businesses bringing barter to the web

Despite cash’s best efforts, bartering just won’t go away. The ancient practice has now found a new home online

Business It's expected Yahoo will soon be sold as the company announces 2015 losses and plans to cut its workforce by 15 percent

Yahoo hints at upcoming sale

It’s expected Yahoo will soon be sold as the company announces 2015 losses and plans to cut its workforce by 15 percent

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Business By launching a new logo, Uber is attempting to make its brand more recognisable across its new and varied platforms

Uber’s had a bit of a rebrand

By launching a new logo, Uber is attempting to make its brand more recognisable across its new and varied platforms

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Technology Leading innovators from around the globe will gather in London this month to exchange ideas at 2016’s Finovate Europe

Finovate Europe returns to London

Leading innovators from around the globe will gather in London this month to exchange ideas at 2016’s Finovate Europe

Technology Banks may have been contemptuous of bitcoin, but that's changing as they realise how much time and money they could save with blockchain

JPMorgan has its own blockchain project

Banks may have been contemptuous of bitcoin, but that’s changing as they realise how much time and money they could save with blockchain

Energy As oil lingers around $30 a barrel, Russia has raised the possibility of production cuts in coordination with OPEC producers

Russia and OPEC to hold talks on oil production cuts

As oil lingers around $30 a barrel, Russia has raised the possibility of production cuts in coordination with OPEC producers

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Business Some fear the iPhone has had its day, with growth in sales at its slowest since the smartphone's launch and revenue likely to fall as well

iPhone sales growth slowest since launch

Some fear the iPhone has had its day, with growth in sales at its slowest since the smartphone’s launch and revenue likely to fall as well

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Business Toyota has fought off a challenge from Volkswagen to keep hold of its title as the world's top-selling car manufacturer

Sorry VW, Toyota is still the world’s biggest carmaker

Toyota has fought off a challenge from Volkswagen to keep hold of its title as the world’s top-selling car manufacturer

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Business Imperial, Cambridge and UCL partner up with industry leaders AstraZeneca, GlaxoSmithKline and Johnson & Johnson to advance new treatments

Pharmaceutical giants launch consortium with top universities

Imperial, Cambridge and UCL partner up with industry leaders AstraZeneca, GlaxoSmithKline and Johnson & Johnson to advance new treatments

Business Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has responded to press rumours with the announcement that four executives are set to leave the company

Four executives to leave troubled Twitter

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has responded to press rumours with the announcement that four executives are set to leave the company

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