Xiaomi sales put full-year goal in doubt

Poor half puts full-year target of 100m phones under pressure

PayPal dips into war chest for Xoom deal

Move into international transfers ahead of eBay split

Shyp converts contractors into employees

Shipping service is latest start-up to shift approach

Facebook muscles into YouTube territory

Social network in trial to share ad revenue with video creators

Housing.com fires CEO Rahul Yadav

SoftBank-backed Indian start-up dispenses with outspoken founder

Uber set to open in 7 new Indian cities

Ride-sharing app’s biggest expansion in market dominated by Ola

Facebook wins latest case in privacy suit

Vienna court says it has no jurisdiction to rule on dispute

Sophos in biggest UK software group IPO

Shares jump 7% on first trading day taking market cap to £1bn

Criminals fake identities to steal money

Current accounts become the most targeted financial product

Xiaomi targets Brazil for phone launch

Chinese company looks to combat home market slowdown

US veterans agency in cyber counterattack

Going public on risk of being overwhelmed brought help

Apple loses appeal against ebook ruling

Court upholds decision group and publishers worked to raise prices

Sony: eyes this way

The Japanese group’s capital raising sends confusing signals

Uber executives to stand trial in Paris

Pair charged after spending a night in police custody

Foreign groups battle for India ecommerce

Tech companies seek to replicate home market dominance

Alibaba gets its teeth into offline sales

Alipay payments unit in tie-up with KFC as it looks to diversify

Cork: role in Ireland’s tech aspirations

The city is ambitious, but dwarfed by the capital Dublin

To defy start-up odds, pitch like a poet

Advice on honing a message and other tips from Tech City UK CEO

Microsoft: small and correct

Group’s deals with AOL hardly move the needle. That’s fine.

Cash for data is wasted, says Ipsos boss

Wealthy people’s preference for privacy makes payment a poor investment, says research chief