Small-cap Week, November 1

Imagination Technologies, Utilitywise, Entu and Gulf Marine Services featured

Google looks beyond search for growth

Larry Page says search group risks hitting ceiling

RealPage rejects near-$2bn Vista offer

Formal bid valued property software group at almost $25 a share

Branson vows to push ahead after fatal rocket crash

SpaceShipTwo breaks up over Mojave desert

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‘Hard day’ poses question for US in space

Two rocket crashes in a week raise questions about commercial space flight

NEWPORT COAST, CA - OCTOBER 2, 2014. Eyal Aronoff poses for photographs at his home in Newport Coast, October 2, 2014.
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Eyal Aronoff’s drive for oil alternatives

The serial entrepreneur wants a ‘flex-fuel’ revolution

Week in Review

Week in Review, November 1

Shell leadership changes; Ferrari, Facebook and bananas also in the news

Back-up shipping navigation aid goes live

System counters threat of failures in satellite networks

Party on THE HIGH LINE and Summer Dinner...Donald Pels, Wendy Keys, Will Sahlman at Party on THE HIGH LINE and Summer Dinner High Line, NYC June 21, 2010 Patrick McMullan Picture by CLINT SPAULDING/

Donald Pels, telecoms entrepreneur, 1928-2014

Mobile mogul who brought airy new life to Manhattan

Smartphones: second-place blues

It is still Apple and everyone else. Why?

Apple Watch set for face off with Swiss

US technology group’s efforts to supercharge new market sector is set to rock the Alps

Sony to pull back from China mobile market

Move aims to fix smartphones business after $1.2bn quarterly loss

Demand for big data drives wages boom

Tech professionals jobs expected to grow by 56,000 a year

LinkedIn rise bucks social network trend

Investors look past quarterly loss to 2014 profit hopes

BBVA looks to US’s midwest for banking innovation

Vertical dimensions to social networking

Vertical social networks, which focus on a single profession, create a niche beyond LinkedIn

China hits back over cyber hacking claims

Beijing net tsar says his country is the world’s biggest victim

Lenovo completes Motorola acquisition

Chinese tech group finalises deal with Google

Alcatel-Lucent cuts fixed costs faster

Shares up 15% as two-thirds of €1bn goal is reached

Soaring costs in global internet race

Ramp-up reflects intensified competition and ambition upgrades