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    1. October 7, 2014

      IBM plans artificial intelligence push

      IBM is set to give a concerted push on Wednesday to the artificial intelligence system it is relying on to help revive its...

    2. October 31, 2013

      Microsoft urged to spin consumer business

      Microsoft’s next chief executive should consider spinning off consumer businesses including search advertising and the Xbox...

    1. August 15, 2013

      Apollo co-founder buys into New Jersey Devils

      Investors led by private equity heavyweight Josh Harris have bought the New Jersey Devils ice hockey franchise for about...

    2. May 17, 2013

      The Art Market: bid to save the planet

      The contemporary art auctions in New York got off to a roaring start with Christie’s 11th Hour sale on Monday, organised by...

    3. June 29, 2012

      The List: Five prizes for changing the world

      The biggest cash prize in economics after the Nobel will be awarded on July 5. But the £250,000 Wolfson Economics Prize –...

    4. December 16, 2011

      The folly of private space travel

      Nasa, the government space programme that once brought the US boundless prestige, is underfunded and feckless. Last year,...

    5. October 31, 2011

      Revenge of the researchers

      Richard Sherlund is in many respects back where he started. For nearly two decades, Mr Sherlund was frequently called “the...

    6. FT Alphaville

      October 31, 2011

      Work out where the money is with these handy EFSF guides

      RBC Capital Markets has busted out the PowerPoint to depict the two ways EFSF could achieve the “several fold” leverage...

    7. July 29, 2011

      Sea monsters

      The other Kate’s wedding this summer was – of course – Moss’s. And without such intense media scrutiny as her namesake or...

    8. July 12, 2011

      When two’s company but three’s a crowd

      For those starting out in business, I recommend taking a partner. Such relationships help spread the load and usually make...

    9. FT Tech Hub

      July 11, 2011

      Google looks at business version of Plus

      Tech news from around the web: Google is lining up business-focused features for its Google+ social network, says Bloomberg....

    10. July 6, 2011

      ‘Grey pound’ lifts N Brown and Jacques Vert

      A lack of belt-tightening among older and larger customers has boosted sales at fashion groups N Brown and Jacques Vert,...

    11. July 5, 2011

      Jacques Vert beats gloom to post profits rise

      Jacques Vert, the women’s fashion retailer, has shrugged off soaring costs for raw materials and the gloom affecting the UK...

    12. June 23, 2011

      Hey, big spender: Paul Allen on philanthropy

      Giving it away: Paul Allen, co-founder of Microsoft, shares many philanthropic interests with Bill Gates Paul Allen may be...

    13. FT Tech Hub

      May 23, 2011

      30 years on, IBM lays its PC ghosts to rest

      It was back in 1980 that IBM committed the tech industry’s most famous mistake: hiring a little company called Microsoft to...

    14. April 27, 2011

      Tale from Microsoft’s lost visionary

      Idea ManA Memoir by the Co-founder of Microsoft By Paul Allen Penguin, $27.95/£20 This memoir of Paul Allen, co-founder of...

    15. April 6, 2011

      No choice but to chase the ‘high-tech hellhounds’

      Business is personal. It doesn’t matter if you’re the boss of a struggling start-up or a multibillionaire, there are often...

    16. FT Tech Hub

      March 31, 2011

      Where Microsoft went wrong - by Paul Allen

      The details of Paul Allen’s testy personal relationship with Bill Gates have been the most eye-catching part of his...

    17. March 30, 2011

      Microsoft memoir tells of Gates ‘rip off’ plan

      Bill Gates drove a tough bargain with his Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, at one stage even discussing what amounted to...

    18. October 27, 2010

      Income levy plan divides richest residents

      A ballot initiative in Washington state that would impose an income tax on its wealthiest residents is pitting some of the...

    19. August 28, 2010

      Microsoft co-founder starts patent lawsuit

      Paul Allen, co-founder of Microsoft, on Friday mounted a wide-ranging patent case against some of the best-known internet...

    20. July 16, 2010

      Billionaires bearing gifts

      Paul Allen, who founded Microsoft with Bill Gates in 1975, announced this week that he would give half his $13.5bn fortune...

    21. December 11, 2009

      Man in the News: Burt Rutan, rocket man

      On a freezing evening in the Mojave desert this week, 800 people huddled under a swaying plastic tent to see the man hailed...

    22. November 17, 2009

      Microsoft co-founder treated for cancer

      Paul Allen, co-founder of Microsoft, is being treated for a form of cancer known as non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, a member of his...

    23. April 21, 2009

      Tory task force

      Chairing the Tory party review of the UK's creative industries, which had its launch at Westminster last night, former BBC...

    24. February 13, 2009

      Charter to file for bankruptcy protection

      Charter Communications, the fourth largest US cable operator, will file for bankruptcy protection on or before April 1 as...

    25. FT Alphaville

      January 13, 2009

      Pink picks

      Comment, analysis and other offerings from Tuesday’s FT: The Short View: Could the eurozone actually split up? John Authers ...

    26. January 13, 2009

      A profitable view of philanthropy

      The sun is setting over Seattle, but more than two hours into an interview, Bill Gates shows no sign of either running out...

    27. January 12, 2009

      A profitable view of philanthropy

      The sun is setting over Seattle, but more than two hours into an interview, Bill Gates shows no sign of either running out...

    28. FT Alphaville

      May 27, 2008

      The perfect end to Pompey's season

      Scummers’ alleged bid talks are off. The non-news in full: Southampton Leisure Holdings plc (“the Company”) Offer talks...

    29. January 26, 2008

      Give and tech

      In the world of Venture Philanthropy, charity begins globally and, more often than not, online. As Salvatore LaSpada, chief...

    30. October 25, 2007

      Hedge fund is bidder for Southampton

      Sisu Capital has emerged as the mystery bidder for Southampton Football Club. If the deal goes ahead, it could become the...

    31. FT Alphaville

      October 24, 2007

      Alpha Saint - Southampton's unlikely saviour

      The mystery bidder for Southampton FC has been named as Mayfair hedge fund Sisu Capital by London’s Evening Standard,...

    32. October 10, 2007

      NBC buys Oxygen for $925m to extend reach into cable sector

      NBC Universal is paying $925m to acquire Oxygen Media, the women's cable network, in a further effort by chief executive...

    33. October 10, 2007

      NBC purchases Oxygen in $925m cable deal

      NBC Universal is paying $925m to acquire Oxygen Media, the women's cable network, in another effort by Jeff Zucker, chief...

    34. October 10, 2007

      NBC takes further step into cable with Oxygen Media deal

      NBC Universal is paying $925m to acquire Oxygen Media, the women's cable network, in a further effort by Jeff Zucker, chief...

    35. October 9, 2007

      NBC steps further into cable with Oxygen

      NBC Universal on Tuesday said it would pay $925m for Oxygen Media, the women’s cable network, in another effort to move...

    36. FT Alphaville

      July 18, 2007

      Un-saintly communications from Southampton FC

      A thoroughly un-illuminating statement from Southampton Leisure, owner of the south coast football club, on Wednesday. Some...

    37. June 8, 2007

      Observer: Ivy league drop-out

      Harvard's prodigal drop-out - Bill Gates - returned to the Ivy League campus yesterday where he was the headline speaker at...

    38. June 5, 2007

      Observer: On good terms

      Bill Gates, Harvard's most famous drop-out, returns to Cambridge this week to pick up, finally, a degree, albeit an honorary...

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