Etsy under fire over Irish tax practices

Tax group says company’s practices threaten its ‘B Corp’ status

Yelp in need of a good review

Listings app faces challenges of sinking share price, competition and forthcoming documentary

Sebastian Siemiatkowski, chief executive of Klarna

Klarna opens its tills in the US

Swedish payments start-up looks to take on PayPal and Square

Do not let fear kill promise of Big Data

Privacy is at the heart of democratic modernity and it must be preserved, writes Maurice Lévy

Yelp: under review

Ratings website is growing sales, but its shares are dragging

London cabbies try to cut up Uber

Black taxis to offer fixed fares for journeys

Business Life. Doctor Gordon Sanghera, CEO of Oxford Nanopore.
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Gordon Sanghera, Oxford genes genie

British scientist behind pioneering DNA sequencer

Modern couples need similar tech drives

Mismatched technology habits can lead to dissatisfaction in a relationship

Carlyle in £500m Innovation Group deal

Insurance claims tech specialist expects move to spark growth

Google under fire for India market abuse

Initial regulators’ report suggest breaches of competition law

Russian law sparks web surveillance fears

New rule requires companies to store data onshore

Dubsmash aiming to tap app’s viral appeal

Social media sensation aims to evolve into new platform

Infineon could be takeover target, says CEO

Ploss says chipmaker has attractive products for cars

Netflix: Burden of empire

US digital TV provider can succeed in its international expansion

China rings alarm for smartphone makers

Share slump raises threat of smarting consumers tightening purse strings

US tech giants need to soften their image

Google et al must keep ‘grown-up’ institutions on their side

China P2P lender banks on social media use

China Rapid Finance analyses Tencent user data to establish creditworthiness

Small-cap Week, August 29

SkyePharma, Tavistock, Oxaco, and MTI Wireless Edge featured

Week in Review, August 29

Zurich bid for RSA; Facebook, BHP Billiton and BlackRock also in the news

HSBC makes 275,000 delayed payments

Glitch delayed pay before bank holiday weekend