The White House

Why is Google meeting with White House staff on a weekly basis?

News 26 Mar, 2015 Joe Curtis

Visitor logs reveal close relationship between Obama and Google top dogs

Things to see and do in Berlin

Analysis & Insight 26 Mar, 2015 Clare Hopping

We explore what Berlin has to offer business travellers in the first of our City Guide series...

Innovation

Richard Branson launches Pitch to Rich for entrepreneurs

News 26 Mar, 2015 Clare Hopping

The search is on to find the most exciting and innovative businesses in the UK

Europe 'must create single digital market to make EU competitive'

News 25 Mar, 2015 Rene Millman

Patchwork of laws between states holding back business, warns commissioner

Apple

Could Apple become the world’s first $1 trillion company?

News 25 Mar, 2015 Bryn McIntyre

Analyst points to Apple Watch, electric car and iPhone as factors pushing tech giant to the top

Wozniak: AI is bad news for humans

News 25 Mar, 2015 Clare Hopping

He predicts AI computers will take over from humans, making the future world a very scary place

Government commits to leadership in robotics industry

News 23 Mar, 2015 Clare Hopping

Local and national investment is needed to make the UK a leader in emerging tech

Uber taxis now outnumber New York’s yellow cabs

News 23 Mar, 2015 Bryn McIntyre

Latest figures show the extent of the controversial taxi-hailing app’s rise

Meerkats save Orange Wednesdays

News 23 Mar, 2015 Joe Curtis

Comparethemarket.com customers will get two-for-one cinema tickets for one year after purchase

Bill Gates urges world to prepare for next disease outbreak

News 20 Mar, 2015 Clare Hopping

Microsoft’s co-founder explained the next epidemic could have more detrimental impact than Ebola unless organisations prepare in advance

Self-driving cars will be on the roads by 2020

News 19 Mar, 2015 Clare Hopping

The head of Google's self-driving car project said he hopes his 11-year-old son will never have to pass his driving test

Elon Musk predicts the end of humans behind the wheel

News 18 Mar, 2015 Rene Millman

Tesla founder believes self-driving cars will replace human drivers

Samsung creates business brand to target the enterprise

News 18 Mar, 2015 Adam Shepherd

Samsung Business will handle all the phone maker's work-oriented products and services

Gartner urges CIOs to consider AI ethics

News 17 Mar, 2015 Caroline Preece

A new report says CIOs must guarantee good ethics of "smart machines" in order to build trust

Twitter

IBM supercomputer Watson will answer questions with Twitter data

News 17 Mar, 2015 Caroline Preece

IBM hopes the new service will go beyond simple brand sentiment analysis

BT and EE's merger set for watchdog scrutiny

News 17 Mar, 2015 Clare Hopping

The competitions authority wants telco rivals' input on £12.5bn merger deal

Dyson invests $15m to double smartphone battery life

News 16 Mar, 2015 Caroline Preece

Dyson will invest $15m into new technology that could double average smartphone battery life

Government funding

Facebook and Twitter hype 'hurting UK startups'

News 16 Mar, 2015 Caroline Preece

Fluctuating share prices of Twitter and Facebook can leave SMBs without funding, claims report

Microsoft developing advanced Cortana for Android and Apple devices

News 13 Mar, 2015 Caroline Preece

Cortana, Microsoft’s ‘personal assistant’ software, will reportedly be available on Apple and Android

Google Code goes to Google graveyard

News 13 Mar, 2015 Rene Millman

Another venture bites the dust as search engine firm says sayonara to developer platform