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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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Featured NuTonomy has rolled out its first batch of self-driving taxis in Singapore, beating global tech giants Uber, Google and Baidu

World’s first self-driving taxis hit Singapore

NuTonomy has rolled out its first batch of self-driving taxis in Singapore, beating global tech giants Uber, Google and Baidu

Featured Four banks have come together to develop a blockchain-based payment system, with the hope it will become an industry standard for transactions between institutions

Leading banks unite to create digital cash standard

Four banks have come together to develop a blockchain-based payment system, with the hope it will become an industry standard for transactions between institutions

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Technology The ridesharing service has partnered with Volvo to bring a fleet of driverless vehicles to Pittsburgh

Uber announces trial of driverless fleet

The ridesharing service has partnered with Volvo to bring a fleet of driverless vehicles to Pittsburgh

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Technology By launching a functioning satellite capable of quantum communication, China has demonstrated that it is leading the way in terms of information security

China launches satellite capable of sending unhackable communications

By launching a functioning satellite capable of quantum communication, China has demonstrated that it is leading the way in terms of information security

Technology Lenovo has shown strong results in both the PC and smartphone markets. However, to keep this going, the company must redouble it's efforts to become more sustainable

Lenovo demonstrates there’s still growth in the PC market

Lenovo has shown strong results in both the PC and smartphone markets. However, to keep this going, the company must redouble it’s efforts to become more sustainable

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Technology Ford is aiming to corner the self-driving car market through commercial ride-sharing apps, and it plans to produce cars free of any manual controls

Ford enters the self-driving car game by targeting ride sharing

Ford is aiming to corner the self-driving car market through commercial ride-sharing apps, and it plans to produce cars free of any manual controls

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Technology Following privacy concerns in the build-up, the Australian Bureau of Statistics has revealed that Australia’s online census system was subjected to a cyber-attack and temporarily shut down

Australian online census attacked

Following privacy concerns in the build-up, the Australian Bureau of Statistics has revealed that Australia’s online census system was subjected to a cyber-attack and temporarily shut down

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Technology Cancer-therapy companies are buying into the ever-growing market of immunology, developing drugs that could take the industry by storm

Immuno-oncology could be the new frontier in the fight against cancer

Cancer-therapy companies are buying into the ever-growing market of immunology, developing drugs that could take the industry by storm

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Technology Pokémon Go, the augmented reality version of the wildly popular video game, has stormed to the top of Apple and Android download charts. However, such unexpected popularity has led to some server issues

Pokémon Go takes Apple and Android by storm

Pokémon Go, the augmented reality version of the wildly popular video game, has stormed to the top of Apple and Android download charts. However, such unexpected popularity has led to some server issues

Technology BlackBerry's last keyboard phone, the Classic, will no longer be produced, drawing the curtains on what was once the world's leading mobile

BlackBerry to end production of Classic keyboard phone

BlackBerry’s last keyboard phone, the Classic, will no longer be produced, drawing the curtains on what was once the world’s leading mobile

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Technology The new partnership aims to bring a completely autonomous vehicle to market by 2021

BMW partners with Intel and Mobileye

The new partnership aims to bring a completely autonomous vehicle to market by 2021

Technology Drug developer Immupharma successfully raises £8.4m to fund final trial of breakthrough lupus treatment

Gold-standard lupus treatment Lupuzor begins phase III trial

Drug developer Immupharma successfully raises £8.4m to fund final trial of breakthrough lupus treatment

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