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Nuclear waste will remain a deadly threat for hundreds of thousands of years. Despite having decades of hazardous waste in temporary storage, the world is only now finalising plans for long-term containment

Onkalo aims to solve the 100,000-year problem of nuclear waste storage

Nuclear waste will remain a deadly threat for hundreds of thousands of years. Despite having decades of hazardous waste in temporary storage, the world is only now finalising plans for long-term containment

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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

Strategy The US may finally have sorted out rules for crowdfunding, but the new framework falls far short of what is needed

The need to prevent crowdphishing

The US may finally have sorted out rules for crowdfunding, but the new framework falls far short of what is needed

Business The rise of sites offering piecemeal freelance work shows the growth of a new class who do not fit into the traditional categories of employment

Forget the cloud, use humans instead

The rise of sites offering piecemeal freelance work shows the growth of a new class who do not fit into the traditional categories of employment

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Strategy The transition to software-defined business has given rise to the app economy, and companies would be wise to take note

Why your business needs an app

The transition to software-defined business has given rise to the app economy, and companies would be wise to take note

Technology Google DeepMind founders invest in Babylon Health – an app that will allow people to consult virtual doctors

DeepMind founders book an appointment with the virtual doctor

Google DeepMind founders invest in Babylon Health – an app that will allow people to consult virtual doctors

Technology Facebook has bolstered its online supremacy by offering businesses a tool to vastly improve their customer service capabilities

Facebook changes tack with Messenger for Business tool

Facebook has bolstered its online supremacy by offering businesses a tool to vastly improve their customer service capabilities

Strategy For all the apps swirling around the web, very few have worked out the best way to make money. Jules Gray looks up from his phone to ask why

Tinder and other apps struggle to monetise their offerings

For all the apps swirling around the web, very few have worked out the best way to make money. Jules Gray looks up from his phone to ask why