Facebook to use Trending Topics algorithm

Group to change headline feature after political bias accusations

Apple rushes out iPhone software patch

iOS update will plug three flaws exploited by hackers

Sage hack highlights wider UK data struggle

Analysts say companies not doing enough to protect sensitive information

Week in Review

Week in Review, August 27

Digital cash push, VW, Jawbone, Sports Direct and miners in news

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How data became a new religion

Forget about listening to ourselves. Algorithms have the answer

European copyright rules: what happens now?

Move to give struggling news outlets more power when cutting deals with big online players such as Google

Amazon to build three more bookstores

Investment marks about-turn from relentless focus on online retail

Apple signs music streaming deal with EE

US group to offer its subscription service free for six months

WhatsApp paves way for business messages

Policy shake-up puts app on course for generating revenue

China battle drives Uber to $1.3bn loss

Heavy spending in big emerging markets hits ride-hailing company

Playtech shares hit record high

Gambling software group pays €150m special dividend

Facebook Messenger chatbots disappoint

The AI-powered technology has a way to go

Powa technology used for retail venture

Actovate aims to transform payments services

Review — ‘The Rise of the Machines’

Concern over our automated future is nothing new

Self-driving taxis hit the road in Singapore

US start-up nuTonomy launches world’s first public trial

HP Inc: Keep on printing

There is life in the old hardware unit yet

Swiss banks join tech hub push for Zurich

Credit Suisse and UBS invest in ‘accelerator’ to help develop 30 start-ups

Last-ditch US effort to quash Apple’s EU tax demand

Sharp escalation of feud over bill for billions of euros

Blockchain may help banks renew image

The appeal is that the technology should save them money

Suits join the hoodies with blockchain push

Cost savings and low returns drive lenders into working with system underpinning bitcoin


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