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  1. August 19, 2014

    Apple shares close at record high

    Apple shares closed above $100 on Tuesday, beating their previous high after almost two years, as investors anticipate the...

  2. August 19, 2014

    Apps: Growing pains

    Stuart Hall confesses that when he sat down to write his 7 Minute Workout app, he had to use Google to find out what a plank...

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  1. FT Alphaville

    August 19, 2014

    Apple watch watch: wrist excitement delayed

    The lack of smoke signals and reports of millions of wearable devices actually going into production have led KGI Securities...

  2. August 4, 2014

    Retail banks go digital with gusto

    When Britain’s first telephone bank opened in 1989, it claimed to be from the future. In a television advert marking the...

  3. July 29, 2014

    Time for business to experiment with wearables

    From digital wrist bands and smart watches to intelligent skin patches and head-mounted displays, this is the year of...

  4. July 25, 2014

    Highlights from this week’s Investors Chronicle

    Buy: IG Group (IGG) Volatility may start to pick up later this year, but expansion into stockbroking should generate revenue...

  5. FT Tech Hub

    July 23, 2014

    littleBits brings a DIY approach to the internet of things

    Nest’s smart thermostat costs $250. littleBits wants you to make your own for $59. The New York start-up was founded by...

  6. July 22, 2014

    Digital engagement and the market of one

    In 2011, global software company Adobe had one of the most visited sites on the internet with more than 35m unique visitors...

  7. July 22, 2014

    Apple eyes return to glory days of $100 share price

    Apple investors will be watching eagerly to see if Tuesday's quarterly earnings report can push the iPhone maker’s share...

  8. July 22, 2014

    Shift from 3G to 4G devices hits Arm royalties

    Arm‘s royalties grew only 2 per cent in the second quarter in dollar terms, as the Cambridge-based chip designer blamed...

  9. July 15, 2014

    Intel beats expectations as PC shipments rise

    Intel beat expectations and raised its full-year sales forecast on Tuesday as the market for personal computers, most of...

  10. July 15, 2014

    Big pharma teams up with big data

    Big pharma and Silicon Valley have been circling one another for some time, looking for ways in which they might harness the...

  11. July 15, 2014

    Google and Novartis to develop ‘smart’ contact lens for diabetics

    Google has struck a deal with Novartis to jointly develop “smart” contact lenses in the first alliance of its kind between...

  12. MBA blog

    July 10, 2014

    Summer projects and a peek at fashion tech

    While our classes and exams are over, we still have to complete our summer field projects before we can graduate. The field...

  13. FT Tech Hub

    July 8, 2014

    5 things to know about Samsung's guidance

    To accompany its preliminary quarterly earnings guidance on Tuesday, Samsung Electronics for the first time issued an...

  14. July 7, 2014

    Electronic gadgets must work to be allowed on flights to US

    Passengers travelling to the US will have to prove their electronic gadgets are working, and not packed with explosives, or...

  15. July 7, 2014

    Beware what wearable technology tells the market about CEO health

    While waiting in a big Manhattan hospital about 15 years ago, I glimpsed the chairman of one of the world’s biggest banks in...

  16. July 6, 2014

    ZTE cautious on smartwatch outlook

    ZTE, the Chinese handset maker that has been among the early developers of a smartwatch, has yet to decide when to launch...

  17. July 4, 2014

    GoPro: a media empire?

    Falling quarterly revenues. Rising inventories. Declining profit margins. A core technology that is not proprietary, yet is...

  18. July 1, 2014

    UK cinemas ban Google Glass

    Just a week after Google started selling its £1,000 Glass headset in the UK, the country’s cinemas have banned people from...

  19. June 26, 2014

    UK watchdog raises privacy concerns over Google Glass

    Google Glass wearers could be breaking the law if they use the connected glasses for anything other than personal reasons,...

  20. June 26, 2014

    Google spreads its Android net in digital empire building

    Google TV, watch and auto launch Google and Apple hold their annual technology showcase events a month apart in the same...

  21. June 25, 2014

    Google takes ‘wearable’ battle to Apple with smartwatch services

    Google sought to steal a march on Apple and breathe life into a new market for “wearable” devices, as it showed off a range...

  22. June 21, 2014

    Opinion from the FT’s Connected Business

    Aug 6: Arm your employees for cyber battle People can be an organisation’s strongest weapon in reducing information security...

  23. June 16, 2014

    Smartphone makers look to other products as saturation looms

    The growth of smartphone sales in developed countries is slowing or has even peaked, according to research, giving further...

  24. Material World

    June 3, 2014

    Is the price point of wearables weighing on sector growth?

    Fashion, just like the tech world, is borne from, reflective of and defined by the cyclical and cultural trends that...

  25. June 3, 2014

    Disruptive influences in class

    As an engineer at Google, Max Ventilla built products used by millions every day. Now he wants to use the lessons he learnt...

  26. June 3, 2014

    Chipmaker MediaTek taps into connected home appliance market

    Taiwanese chipmaker MediaTek plans to tap into the growing market for connected home appliances and wearable products with...

  27. June 1, 2014

    Demise of the PC is greatly exaggerated, says Intel head

    The PC is dead – long live the PC, says Renée James, who, as president of Intel, is fighting to reinvent the...

  28. May 27, 2014

    Augmented reality: Advertisers extend their tentacles

    A woman waiting at a bus shelter in London in March was astonished to see through the end panel a burning meteor apparently...

  29. May 21, 2014

    Global brands: Nike sees gold in fitness data

    For a time, Nike ran rings around the competition in the wearable technology market. Its $149 FuelBand, launched in 2012,...

  30. May 18, 2014

    Our waking hours increase with the demands of modern life

    Sleep might be a human universal, but attitudes towards it are anything but. Conventional wisdom in 21st-century western...

  31. FT Tech Hub

    May 14, 2014

    Google Glass available to everyone for $1500

    Google’s flagship wearable device—Google Glass—is now available for anyone in the US who wants to spend $1,500 on the smart...

  32. May 11, 2014

    Why wearable technology is a bad fit

    If you were travelling Upper Class with Virgin Atlantic from Heathrow this spring, you might have been checked in by staff...

  33. May 5, 2014

    Wearables industry ponders next step in fitness after Nike move

    Nike's decision to stop developing its FuelBand fitness-tracking bracelet last month sent shockwaves through the wearables...

  34. MBA blog

    February 27, 2014

    FT Business School Challenge 2014

    The atmosphere was tense as FT Management Editor Andrew Hill read out the first question of the inaugural FT Business School...

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