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Teaching machines to write better adverts than humans

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 7:24pm
AI-powered advertising copywriters are coming, but can they be taught to be as inventive as humans?

Are barcodes the way to protect dementia patients?

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 7:22pm
How technology and community support is keeping people with dementia in Japan safe.

How Japan is keeping people with dementia safe

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 7:20pm
Each year in Japan thousands of elderly dementia sufferers go missing, but technology can now help.

The Nobel prize-winner tackling Parkinson's disease

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 7:20pm
Nobel prize-winner Randy Schekman is launching a new project to tackle Parkinson's disease.

Middlesbrough: Keeping the flames alive at final foundry

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 7:09pm
Sam Turner is the youngest member of a foundry team and is keen to keep the skills alive.

Millions lost in 'celebrity-backed scams'

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 7:01pm
Celebrity influencers are being used to promote cryptoasset or currency trading schemes which are scams.

Premier League clubs 'fail to cash in on stadium rights'

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 7:01pm
Teams are missing out on £142m from their stadiums, with Man United's ground the most valuable asset, a report says.

Electric cars still need to win over UK drivers

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 7:01pm
Only one in four people would consider buying a fully electric car in the next five years, a study says.

Marathon Oil firm fined £1.16m for North Sea gas release

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 1:12pm
It happened on the Brae Alpha platform in 2015, luckily while most of the personnel were gathered for their Boxing Day meal.

Ford announces 7,000 job cuts

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 9:48am
The US car giant says it will shed 10% of its global workforce by the end of August to save $600m a year.

Thomas Cook reassures holidaymakers after shares plunge

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 6:57am
Troubled travel firm has been reassuring customers who flooded the firm with concerns about holiday trips.

Greenpeace activists inside boxes block BP headquarters

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 6:54am
Those inside the containers have enough food and water to last them for a week, it is claimed.

Royal Mail to launch parcel postboxes

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 5:18am
Customers will be able to post parcels in the same way as letters, as long as postage is pre-paid.

Ryanair cautious on outlook as profits slide

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 2:44am
Europe's biggest discount airline says profits could fall again as fuel prices rise and fares fall.

Japan economy beats expectations of slowdown

Mon, 05/20/2019 - 12:28am
Analysts had tipped the world's third largest economy would shrink slightly at the start of 2019.

A senior adviser to the German government fears another European crisis could be brewing.

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 7:26pm
A senior adviser to the German government fears another European financial crisis could be brewing.

Inside the world's most expensive election

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 7:20pm
With voting completed, India is now waiting to see who will be its next prime minister.

'Your team is your product, build a well-oiled machine'

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 7:15pm
Travel website boss Avi Meir advises focusing on staff because "your team is your product".

'The bullying got worse and worse and I snapped'

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 7:07pm
How a troubled childhood gave investor Guy Hands the drive to succeed in life.

Rail passengers lost 3.9m hours in 2018, Which? report says

Sun, 05/19/2019 - 7:02pm
About 80 trains a day were significantly late and another 660 trains per day were cancelled.


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