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Official recommends rerun in Amazon union fight
A National Labor Relations Board official wants another union vote for Amazon workers in Alabama.
August 3, 2021 12:38am UTC

Gangs on e-scooters targeting GPS farm equipment
Total theft claims fall after the pandemic but technology stays a draw for criminals, says insurer.
August 3, 2021 4:15am UTC

NHS Covid-19 app in England and Wales tweaked to notify fewer contacts
The app in England and Wales will now only alert contacts from the previous two days in asymptomatic cases.
August 2, 2021 10:08pm UTC

Shares slide after China brands online games 'electronic drugs'
In recent months Beijing has cracked down on China's technology and private education industries.
August 3, 2021 6:21am UTC

Twitter works with news sites to tackle disinformation
Twitter announces it will cooperate with two news agencies to promote more reliable information.
August 2, 2021 11:20pm UTC

Warship positions faked including UK aircraft carrier
Nearly 100 naval ships may have had their locations faked through manipulation of AIS safety system.
August 2, 2021 5:14pm UTC

Anti-Semitic social posts 'not taken down' in 80% of cases
A report tracking hundreds of anti-Semitic social posts finds firms fail to act in 80% of cases.
August 2, 2021 12:24pm UTC

Afterpay: Jack Dorsey's Square in Australia's biggest buyout
The $29bn deal for Afterpay will create an instalments payment giant in a hugely growing sector.
August 2, 2021 2:04am UTC

Zoom settles US class action privacy lawsuit for $86m
The video conferencing firm denies wrongdoing, but has agreed to boost security measures.
August 1, 2021 10:34pm UTC

The perfect storm striking World of Warcraft
All of a sudden, WoW players are in revolt, and its competitors are having a boom.
July 31, 2021 11:18pm UTC