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FTSE 100 closes down as Convatec slumps
…Convatec was the stand-out faller on the FTSE 100, with the shares slumping 26.6% after the medical tech company cut its revenue growth forecast. The company said it had been "severely" affected by supply issues. The FTSE 100 index closed…


Hull firm Connexin's £10m expansion brings 100 new jobs
…A company that provides wireless internet connections in Hull is to create 100 new jobs in the city. Connexin is building a new headquarters following a £10m investment from a company in Californian's Silicon Valley. The firm also provides…


How a girl who cannot speak got a unique voice
…New digital technology allows people without a voice to sound like themselves…


Oxford University Hospitals Trust scraps fax machines
… of a modernisation programme. The technology has survived in the health service because… was one reason why the NHS had been slow to move away from fax technology. One… it. Mr Knight said its use of paperless technology was "well advanced" compared…


How VR is helping to train a new generation of surgeons
…Virtual reality technology that users can feel as well as see has been…


Artificial intelligence - hype, hope and fear
…If my email inbox is anything to go by, a technology revolution is under way… technology journalists over recent days. Last week also saw the London premiere… production and the use of consumer goods took off? "We are accustomed now to technology


Microsoft Windows 10 breaches Dutch privacy law
… informed about what data the technology giant was using. There were four million active…. The technology giant also published a list of DPA claims that it said were inaccurate.…


From sweets to furniture: The secrets of selling online
… with the kind of technologies which just a few years ago would have been unaffordable… day as you learn so much." More Technology of Business She advises retailers… if this isn't right." "Fail fast, fail often" may be the mantra amongst the technology


Huawei Mate 10 uses AI to distinguish cats from dogs
… the artificial intelligence-based technology can even distinguish between cats and dogs… to the images they take, but Huawei suggests its technology takes this to the next level… capabilities," said Ben Wood, from the technology consultancy CCS Insight. "The problem…


Dumfries to Lockerbie route closed for plastic road work
…Pioneering technology which uses plastic waste to build roads is being given…