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December 11, 2017 11:36 AM Amazon uncovered: Incredible images show remote Brazilian tribe which was nearly wiped out by disease dancing, balancing in trees and swimming in waterfalls

Photographer Ricardo Stuckert captured the stunning images and documented what life was like for remote communities. The 47-year-old started to photograph native Brazilians in 2015 for his new book, Brazilian Indians. He said: 'The pictures show the traditional way of life of these people who live in harmony with nature. They provide an overview of the contemporary 1

November 28, 2017 8:46 AM Microsoft, SAP to use and sell more of each other's cloud services

LONDON, Nov 28 (Reuters) - Business software giants Microsoft Corp and SAP SE have agreed to expand the use of each other's cloud-based products and services delivered via the internet, they said on Tuesday, as they laid out a common product road map for joint customers. In a joint statement, Microsoft said it would use SAP's S/4 HANA database to help run its core internal

November 26, 2017 9:50 PM Upmarket supermarket chain Booths put up for sale, opening door for takeover bids by likes of online giant Amazon

Upmarket supermarket chain Booths has been put up for sale, opening the door for takeover bids by the likes of online giant Amazon. The 170-year-old Lancashire-based firm, dubbed Waitrose Of The North, has been in the Booth family for five generations. But after suffering losses of £6.3m last year from its 28 stores, they have called in advisers to find investors 21

November 24, 2017 9:37 PM Amazon's Bezos sees wealth top $100bn amid Black Friday boost

The online giant's founder has made another $32bn in the last year alone and is now the only person with a 12-figure fortune. But as most of us rummage for deals, one man has come out on top - by several billion dollars. On Friday, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos became the only person with a $100bn (£75bn) fortune, seeing his wealth creep up by $2.4bn thanks 14

November 24, 2017 8:40 AM Amazon launches more MASSIVE Black Friday 2017 deals on PS4s, TVs and more

The retail giant has thousands of deals available for Black Friday 2017 Amazon has released its Black Friday offers - and there's some great bargains to be had. The online retailer has been releasing deals all week - but has saved some of the best bargains for Black Friday itself. The Amazon.co.uk Black Friday sale started on Friday, November 17 and will run to Sunday 8

November 21, 2017 5:31 PM Black Friday 2017 Argos UK deals LIVE: Discounts on PS4 Pro, FIFA 18, 4K TVs, Amazon Fire

The UK retailer has been periodically announcing more deals as we get ever closer to the busiest retail day of the year. Alongisde Amazon, John Lewis and other retailers, Argos has been pushing as many deals as possible out ahead of the actual day itself - tempting consumers to part with their cash with deals on electronics, toys, tech and more. Today 14

November 20, 2017 11:14 PM Amazon launches 'spy cloud' servers for intelligence agencies to keep secret files online

Amazon has unveiled a new version of its web storage service for the CIA and other intelligence community agencies to host secret classified data. Known as the 'AWS Secret Region' it will allow the 17 intelligence agencies to host, analyze and run applications on government data classified at the secret level. The new service is air-gapped—or shut off—from the rest of the internet 10

November 20, 2017 2:18 PM The Grand Tour season 2: Richard Hammond admits he will QUIT if he crashes again

RICHARD HAMMOND has revealed he will resign from The Grand Tour if he has another high-speed car crash. The 47-year-old has already cheated death twice, having suffered severe head injuries after crashing a jet-powered dragster at 300mph while filming Top Gear a decade ago - he was in a coma for two weeks. His next near miss came in June when his supercar 8

November 17, 2017 2:17 PM Group of men and women accused of defrauding Dawlish pensioner and splashing the cash on Amazon

They are alleged to have defrauded cash from an elderly Dawlish man A group of four men and a woman have appeared at Exeter Crown Court accused of stealing or handling money taken from an elderly man. They are alleged to have extracted cash from the victim's accounts or used them to make purchases on Amazon during 2015. Craig Compton, aged 25, of Vansittart 10

November 17, 2017 6:10 AM Black Friday retail record expected as shoppers set to spend £2.6bn

Britons are expected to set another retail record on this year’s Black Friday in defiance of tightened household budgets as the crucial Christmas period gets under way. Shoppers will spend £2.6 billion - an 8% increase on the £2.4 billion spent last year - or £1.8 million per minute, snapping up deals online and in stores on November 24, according to predictions 6