The history of the modern world is bound up with that of Britain.
There are many theories of how and why we spawned the Industrial Revolution and had such an impact on international affairs, but.. City A.M.
Philip Hammond is mulling an overhaul to the VAT system that could affect thousands of small businesses as part of next week's Budget.
The chancellor is considering dropping the current threshold.. City A.M.
Vital repair work is starting on the world's first iron bridge in a £3.6 million project to conserve "one of the wonders of the modern world", English Heritage said. The Iron Bridge was erected in.. Source: PA - Press Association STUDIO -
According to police on Thursday, two explosions and a fire at a fireworks factory on the outskirts of Indonesia's capital killed at least 47 people and injured dozens of others, with the death toll.. Source: Wochit News -
Forensic police work at the site of a fireworks factory explosion on the outskirts of the Indonesian capital, Jakarta, on Thursday. (CNN)At least 26 people have been killed and 30 injured in a.. Source: Wochit News -
Do you want to get involved in cutting edge science? The Mental Work project in Lausanne, Switzerland, starting on October 26th, invites the public to the EPFL Artlab to attempt to move some rather.. Source: euronews (in English) -
A Dutch artist’s controversial sculpture has been branded too obscene by the Louvre, the world’s most popular museum. The Domestikator, by Joep van Lieshout, was meant to be part of a contemporary.. Source: Euronews English -
Debate: More people are searching for how to buy bitcoin than gold, but is the former a better investment?
*YES – James Collier is co-founder of Prism.*
Cryptocurrencies, bitcoin in particular,.. City A.M.
From robotics to artificial intelligence (AI), advances in technology have been gathering pace over recent years.
Built on the digital advances of the past four decades, the so-called fourth.. City A.M.
Could robots have helped Donald Trump win the US election? New research suggests so, according to a top Oxford academic.
And he's not talking Russian social media bots, either, despite the concern.. City A.M.
Tej Kohli, the Indian billionaire philanthropist aiming to halve the number of people with corneal blindness, has a new ambition.
The entrepreneur and philanthropist has a mission to control and.. City A.M.
Opposition and doubt always accompany any great change.
The rise of computer technology over the last 30 years is no different than the invention of the car or the light bulb in this respect.
The.. City A.M.
For those firms harbouring inordinate reserves of our personal information, despite the endless profit-churning opportunities, an unblemished corporate reputation remains priceless.
Today’s.. City A.M.
Of the six most valuable companies in the world, five are tech firms, whose worth is embodied less in physical assets than in intellectual property and customer data.
Apple and Microsoft provide the.. City A.M.
As the government considers its industrial strategy white paper, due later this year, it must first break free from blinkered thinking.
While doubtless well intentioned, the familiar policies under.. City A.M.