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Tech companies including Google, O2 and Raspberry Pi will support coding lessons in UK schools

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Tech companies including Google and O2 will support a £3.6 million campaign to improve the teaching of computing skills in England’s primary schools. The Education

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UK telecom regulator mulls 6GHz spectrum use for 5G services by around 2020

By   9 days ago

UK telecom watchdog Ofcom has today announced the beginning of a consultation with key industry players around how best to prepare the UK for an incoming

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Deskbeers is now delivering craft beers to workplaces throughout Great Britain

By   13 days ago

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Wakelet is another content curation platform, but it’s particularly good looking

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From Wikipedia to Delicious, Pinterest to Flipboard, people have collaborated to share links and ideas for as long as the Web has been ‘a

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Wayra 2014 London demo day: Our 10 favorite startups from the new arrivals and graduating teams

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By   48 days ago

It’s the time of year again when the Telefónica-backed Wayra accelerator assembles the latest startups to join its Wayra UK and Wayra UnLtd programs, while current crop goes

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UK dwellers can now check mobile, broadband and TV coverage using Ofcom’s new interactive tool

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By   48 days ago

Alongside updating its Market Infrastructure Report and making recommendations for improving connectivity and troubled ‘not-spots’, Ofcom has today launched an interactive tool that allows people to check

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Google’s Nexus 6 is available to buy in the UK from today

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By   52 days ago

While the generously-sized Nexus 6 is already available in the US, it seems to have missed its slated UK arrival date of December 1. Now

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Meet the ZX Spectrum Vega: 80s computing nostalgia revived for charity

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By   54 days ago

Sir Clive Sinclair is bringing a classic of 80s computing back to life in a new form via IndieGoGo. A new version of the Sinclair ZX

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Hailo Backup helps ensure you can book a taxi in London when you need it most

By   2 days ago

Hailo has added a new feature for its users in London that provides an alternate backup car in case you find your chosen mode of transportation unavailable. For example,

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Sky to block online porn by default in the UK

By   5 days ago

UK ISP Sky has announced in a blog post that it will block pornographic content on its broadband service by default, in an effort to protect children

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Starbucks starts wireless charging pilot in the UK

By   5 days ago

Following on from the start of its US rollout in June last year, Starbucks is today starting to introduce wireless charging stations inside certain London locations

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DigitalBridge visualizes your home after a makeover – with impressive results

By   10 days ago

There’s no shortage of tech on hand to help you plan a home makeover, but UK startup Shortbite has come up with one of the best solutions that we’ve

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Netflix finally arrives for UK’s TalkTalk YouView customers

By   13 days ago

‘Better late than never’ would be one expression that applies for TalkTalk customers today, as the company has announced that

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Big Mac with Qis? Wireless charging comes to 50 McDonalds restaurants in the UK

By   17 days ago

Burger-chomping McDonalds customers in the UK will soon get the opportunity to wirelessly charge their Qi-compliant (pronounced ‘Chee’) smartphones while in the company’s restaurants,

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TNW is looking for a Commissioning Editor and a London-based reporter – come join us!

By   19 days ago

The new year brings new opportunities – could one of our current editorial vacancies be for you? Right now we have two spots available: one reporter role based in

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BBC launches entirely redesigned iPlayer Radio app for iPad

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By   40 days ago

The existing iPlayer Radio app for iOS has received pretty mixed reviews from users. In fact, one two-star review said

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Hailo Backup helps ensure you can book a taxi in London when you need it most

By   2 days ago

Hailo has added a new feature for its users in London that provides an alternate backup car in case you find your chosen mode of transportation unavailable. For example,

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UK mobile carrier Three is in talks to buy O2 for £10.25 billion

By   3 days ago

Update: Hutchinson Whampoa has confirmed that it has been in talks to purchase O2 for several weeks. In its statement, the company says the deal, which

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Tech companies including Google, O2 and Raspberry Pi will support coding lessons in UK schools

By   4 days ago

Tech companies including Google and O2 will support a £3.6 million campaign to improve the teaching of computing skills in England’s primary schools. The Education

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UK supermarket Tesco pushes on with its vision for shopping via Google Glass

By   12 days ago

UK supermarket Tesco has today announced the first proper release of its Groceries shopping app for Google Glass, following on from its early beta version first

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TalkTalk acquires Blinkbox and Tesco Broadband

By   17 days ago

We knew it was coming but Tesco has finally managed to offload Blinkbox, its loss-making streaming service. Though Vodafone was a potential buyer, it’s TalkTalk that has

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TNW is looking for a Commissioning Editor and a London-based reporter – come join us!

By   19 days ago

The new year brings new opportunities – could one of our current editorial vacancies be for you? Right now we have two spots available: one reporter role based in

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All airspace over London closed due to computer failure

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By   44 days ago

Update: NATS says the problem at its Swanwick center has now been resolved and its now in the process of restoring normal services. Flights will

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Wayra 2014 London demo day: Our 10 favorite startups from the new arrivals and graduating teams

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By   48 days ago

It’s the time of year again when the Telefónica-backed Wayra accelerator assembles the latest startups to join its Wayra UK and Wayra UnLtd programs, while current crop goes

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TalkTalk acquires Blinkbox and Tesco Broadband

By   17 days ago

We knew it was coming but Tesco has finally managed to offload Blinkbox, its loss-making streaming service. Though Vodafone was a potential buyer, it’s TalkTalk that has

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TNW is looking for a Commissioning Editor and a London-based reporter – come join us!

By   19 days ago

The new year brings new opportunities – could one of our current editorial vacancies be for you? Right now we have two spots available: one reporter role based in

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Seldon wants to make life easier for data scientists, with a new open-source platform

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By   34 days ago

It feels that these days we live our whole digital lives according mysterious algorithms that predict what we’ll want from

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BT confirms it’s in exclusive negotiations to buy EE for £12.5 billion

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By   41 days ago

BT has announced that it has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire EE. It confirmed last month that it had begun talks with the mobile

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UK dwellers can now check mobile, broadband and TV coverage using Ofcom’s new interactive tool

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By   48 days ago

Alongside updating its Market Infrastructure Report and making recommendations for improving connectivity and troubled ‘not-spots’, Ofcom has today launched an interactive tool that allows people to check

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BBC iPlayer hits XBox One and extends TV show downloads to 30 days

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By   52 days ago

The PS4 got iPlayer at launch but the BBC made XBox One owners wait a little longer. Now, just in time for

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Yelp adds deals and gift certificates for users in UK, France, Germany and Spain

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By   61 days ago

Yelp today announced that it has added the deal and gift certificate functionality previously only available for US users, to its

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Square officially launches its Register software platform worldwide

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By   66 days ago

Square has today announced that its point-of-sale (POS) software Square Register is now available globally, having previously been restricted to users in the US, Canada and Japan. Announced

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UK mobile carrier Three is in talks to buy O2 for £10.25 billion

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Update: Hutchinson Whampoa has confirmed that it has been in talks to purchase O2 for several weeks. In its statement, the company says the deal, which

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Starbucks starts wireless charging pilot in the UK

By   5 days ago

Following on from the start of its US rollout in June last year, Starbucks is today starting to introduce wireless charging stations inside certain London locations

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UK supermarket Tesco pushes on with its vision for shopping via Google Glass

By   12 days ago

UK supermarket Tesco has today announced the first proper release of its Groceries shopping app for Google Glass, following on from its early beta version first

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Deskbeers is now delivering craft beers to workplaces throughout Great Britain

By   13 days ago

It may well only be Monday, but Friday will roll around soon enough – and if you’re fortunate to work in a company that relaxes the rules

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TalkTalk acquires Blinkbox and Tesco Broadband

By   17 days ago

We knew it was coming but Tesco has finally managed to offload Blinkbox, its loss-making streaming service. Though Vodafone was a potential buyer, it’s TalkTalk that has

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TNW is looking for a Commissioning Editor and a London-based reporter – come join us!

By   19 days ago

The new year brings new opportunities – could one of our current editorial vacancies be for you? Right now we have two spots available: one reporter role based in

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BBC launches entirely redesigned iPlayer Radio app for iPad

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By   40 days ago

The existing iPlayer Radio app for iOS has received pretty mixed reviews from users. In fact, one two-star review said

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Wakelet is another content curation platform, but it’s particularly good looking

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By   45 days ago

From Wikipedia to Delicious, Pinterest to Flipboard, people have collaborated to share links and ideas for as long as the Web has been ‘a

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Hailo Backup helps ensure you can book a taxi in London when you need it most

By   2 days ago

Hailo has added a new feature for its users in London that provides an alternate backup car in case you find your chosen mode of transportation unavailable. For example,

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Tech companies including Google, O2 and Raspberry Pi will support coding lessons in UK schools

By   4 days ago

Tech companies including Google and O2 will support a £3.6 million campaign to improve the teaching of computing skills in England’s primary schools. The Education

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Netflix finally arrives for UK’s TalkTalk YouView customers

By   13 days ago

‘Better late than never’ would be one expression that applies for TalkTalk customers today, as the company has announced that

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Big Mac with Qis? Wireless charging comes to 50 McDonalds restaurants in the UK

By   17 days ago

Burger-chomping McDonalds customers in the UK will soon get the opportunity to wirelessly charge their Qi-compliant (pronounced ‘Chee’) smartphones while in the company’s restaurants,

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TalkTalk acquires Blinkbox and Tesco Broadband

By   17 days ago

We knew it was coming but Tesco has finally managed to offload Blinkbox, its loss-making streaming service. Though Vodafone was a potential buyer, it’s TalkTalk that has

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Uber brings its Momentum driver rewards program to the UK

By   18 days ago

After running its Momentum program successfully in the US since last November, Uber is bringing its driver rewards scheme to Europe, starting with the UK. Drivers need

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Seldon wants to make life easier for data scientists, with a new open-source platform

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By   34 days ago

It feels that these days we live our whole digital lives according mysterious algorithms that predict what we’ll want from

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BBC launches entirely redesigned iPlayer Radio app for iPad

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By   40 days ago

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Hailo Backup helps ensure you can book a taxi in London when you need it most

By   2 days ago

Hailo has added a new feature for its users in London that provides an alternate backup car in case you find your chosen mode of transportation unavailable. For example,

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Starbucks starts wireless charging pilot in the UK

By   5 days ago

Following on from the start of its US rollout in June last year, Starbucks is today starting to introduce wireless charging stations inside certain London locations

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DigitalBridge visualizes your home after a makeover – with impressive results

By   10 days ago

There’s no shortage of tech on hand to help you plan a home makeover, but UK startup Shortbite has come up with one of the best solutions that we’ve

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WhatsApp and Snapchat could be banned if the Conservatives win the next UK election

By   13 days ago

UK Prime Minister David Cameron could push for a ban on WhatsApp and Snapchat if he wins this year’s general election. The move would

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Fruitful wants to cut UK banks out of the saving and mortgage lending process

By   16 days ago

Crowdsourcing pretty much anything is standard fare nowadays. At the end of last year, we brought you news of Crowdestates, a startup

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Seldon wants to make life easier for data scientists, with a new open-source platform

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By   34 days ago

It feels that these days we live our whole digital lives according mysterious algorithms that predict what we’ll want from

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BBC launches entirely redesigned iPlayer Radio app for iPad

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By   40 days ago

The existing iPlayer Radio app for iOS has received pretty mixed reviews from users. In fact, one two-star review said

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Wakelet is another content curation platform, but it’s particularly good looking

Image Wakelet-520x245.jpg

By   45 days ago

From Wikipedia to Delicious, Pinterest to Flipboard, people have collaborated to share links and ideas for as long as the Web has been ‘a

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Hailo Backup helps ensure you can book a taxi in London when you need it most

By   2 days ago

Hailo has added a new feature for its users in London that provides an alternate backup car in case you find your chosen mode of transportation unavailable. For example,

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UK mobile carrier Three is in talks to buy O2 for £10.25 billion

By   3 days ago

Update: Hutchinson Whampoa has confirmed that it has been in talks to purchase O2 for several weeks. In its statement, the company says the deal, which

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Starbucks starts wireless charging pilot in the UK

By   5 days ago

Following on from the start of its US rollout in June last year, Starbucks is today starting to introduce wireless charging stations inside certain London locations

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UK telecom regulator mulls 6GHz spectrum use for 5G services by around 2020

By   9 days ago

UK telecom watchdog Ofcom has today announced the beginning of a consultation with key industry players around how best to prepare the UK for an incoming

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DigitalBridge visualizes your home after a makeover – with impressive results

By   10 days ago

There’s no shortage of tech on hand to help you plan a home makeover, but UK startup Shortbite has come up with one of the best solutions that we’ve

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UK supermarket Tesco pushes on with its vision for shopping via Google Glass

By   12 days ago

UK supermarket Tesco has today announced the first proper release of its Groceries shopping app for Google Glass, following on from its early beta version first

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Netflix finally arrives for UK’s TalkTalk YouView customers

By   13 days ago

‘Better late than never’ would be one expression that applies for TalkTalk customers today, as the company has announced that

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Deskbeers is now delivering craft beers to workplaces throughout Great Britain

By   13 days ago

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TalkTalk acquires Blinkbox and Tesco Broadband

By   17 days ago

We knew it was coming but Tesco has finally managed to offload Blinkbox, its loss-making streaming service. Though Vodafone was a potential buyer, it’s TalkTalk that has

Read More →

TNW is looking for a Commissioning Editor and a London-based reporter – come join us!

By   19 days ago

The new year brings new opportunities – could one of our current editorial vacancies be for you? Right now we have two spots available: one reporter role based in

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Seldon wants to make life easier for data scientists, with a new open-source platform

Image Seldon-520x245.jpg

By   34 days ago

It feels that these days we live our whole digital lives according mysterious algorithms that predict what we’ll want from

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BT confirms it’s in exclusive negotiations to buy EE for £12.5 billion

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By   41 days ago

BT has announced that it has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire EE. It confirmed last month that it had begun talks with the mobile

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UK dwellers can now check mobile, broadband and TV coverage using Ofcom’s new interactive tool

Image ofcomtool_mobile-520x245.png

By   48 days ago

Alongside updating its Market Infrastructure Report and making recommendations for improving connectivity and troubled ‘not-spots’, Ofcom has today launched an interactive tool that allows people to check

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BBC iPlayer hits XBox One and extends TV show downloads to 30 days

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By   52 days ago

The PS4 got iPlayer at launch but the BBC made XBox One owners wait a little longer. Now, just in time for

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Yelp adds deals and gift certificates for users in UK, France, Germany and Spain

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By   61 days ago

Yelp today announced that it has added the deal and gift certificate functionality previously only available for US users, to its

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Square officially launches its Register software platform worldwide

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By   66 days ago

Square has today announced that its point-of-sale (POS) software Square Register is now available globally, having previously been restricted to users in the US, Canada and Japan. Announced

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Hailo Backup helps ensure you can book a taxi in London when you need it most

By   2 days ago

Hailo has added a new feature for its users in London that provides an alternate backup car in case you find your chosen mode of transportation unavailable. For example,

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Sky to block online porn by default in the UK

By   5 days ago

UK ISP Sky has announced in a blog post that it will block pornographic content on its broadband service by default, in an effort to protect children

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DigitalBridge visualizes your home after a makeover – with impressive results

By   10 days ago

There’s no shortage of tech on hand to help you plan a home makeover, but UK startup Shortbite has come up with one of the best solutions that we’ve

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UK supermarket Tesco pushes on with its vision for shopping via Google Glass

By   12 days ago

UK supermarket Tesco has today announced the first proper release of its Groceries shopping app for Google Glass, following on from its early beta version first

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WhatsApp and Snapchat could be banned if the Conservatives win the next UK election

By   13 days ago

UK Prime Minister David Cameron could push for a ban on WhatsApp and Snapchat if he wins this year’s general election. The move would

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Deskbeers is now delivering craft beers to workplaces throughout Great Britain

By   13 days ago

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Big Mac with Qis? Wireless charging comes to 50 McDonalds restaurants in the UK

By   17 days ago

Burger-chomping McDonalds customers in the UK will soon get the opportunity to wirelessly charge their Qi-compliant (pronounced ‘Chee’) smartphones while in the company’s restaurants,

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Uber brings its Momentum driver rewards program to the UK

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