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Is an interest rate change on the horizon?

For nine years, interest rates have fallen and the European Central Bank has fired up the economy with a flood of money. It is becoming increasingly clear that this cannot last forever. “With a sense...

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The Machine: HP Enterprise’s ‘memory-driven’ computer for the age of big data

They say it’s a computer for the big data era. Hewlett Packard Enterprise has unboxed The Machine, boasting 160 terabytes of memory. But wait! It’s just a prototype.   It has been developing this computer...

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A bitcoin how-to for hapless hackers

If you were a wannabe hacker, here’s how you’d use bitcoin to hold internet users to ransom. But be warned: You’d probably get caught – especially if you made mistakes like the WannaCry hackers. First,...

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Granting indigenous land rights could save the climate – or not

Indigenous peoples believe they preserve forests best – something that is becoming more important as the planet heats up. But indigenous peoples need land title to implement protection – why is this so contentious? Indigenous...

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If you can’t track it, it doesn’t exist

Technology can measure your heart rate while jogging, tell you which way to turn when driving and so on. But the entrepreneurs at the Cube Tech Fair in Berlin are betting on bigger things, says...

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Macron’s presidency: It’s the economy, stupid!

Bill Clinton convinced voters with his simple message about jobs and job security. Now Emmanuel Macron, a pro-European centrist, has a new vision for businesses in France. What will he do for the economy? Though...

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Facebook adding 3,000 staff to review violent content

The announcement comes after criticism aimed at Facebook for a series of live broadcast murders and rapes. The company is also working to tackle “fake news” and disinformation. Facebook announced Wednesday that it plans to...

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US car boom ending as sales drop for fourth month

The US car market appears to be cooling faster than expected as the big three American automakers as well as their foreign rivals reported fewer sales in April – the fourth consecutive month of declines....

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What happens to your Facebook account after you die?

A German couple is suing because Facebook won’t grant them access to their dead daughter’s account. The trial, which began in a Berlin court on Tuesday, touches on the complicated issue of digital legacy. Having...

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The real issues at Women20

With the Ivanka Trump show having moved on, the Women20 summit in Berlin may have been quieter. But it also felt like the way had finally been cleared to talk about what really matters. One...

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Bangladesh: Sewing full-time for 61 euros a month

Four years ago the Rana Plaza factory in Bangladesh collapsed, killing 1,100 people. Working conditions have improved since then, but wages have not. Maria Zimmerman reports from Dhaka. It is late afternoon as Ashik and...

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Trump orders review of visa program for highly skilled workers

The US president has signed an executive order, which instructs several departments to propose new guidelines for tightening immigration. The government approves 85,000 of these visas every year. President Trump has moved towards his first...