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July 30, 2018 7:27 AM WHICH FIRMS ARE RACING TO BECOME THE WORLD'S FIRST TRILLION DOLLAR COMPANY?

Four US tech firms are battling it out to become the world's first trillion dollar company. Appke is leading the way with a value of $939 billion (£716 billion), making it the highest-valued private company on the global markets. But Amazon is right behind, reaching $882 (£673 billion) billion as the markets closed on July 27. Microsoft and Google's 44

July 23, 2018 9:20 AM New MacBook Pro models face 'fatal data loss issue', according to reports

Data could be lost forever from Apple's new Touch Bar laptops because a recovery tool is now unusable, according to reports. The issue was reported over the weekend by the Apple-focused website MacRumors.com, which noted how a design change in the 2018 model made the tech giant's special data recovery tool unusable. Although the issue does not make 2018 models 32

July 13, 2018 12:03 AM All the President’s men...the 1,000 staff at Trump’s side

A SMALL invasion force of high-tech helicopters and armoured vehicles – not to mention 1,000 staff – accompanied Donald Trump yesterday as the US president began his UK visit. Bristling with space-age security, the awe-inspiring presidential entourage comprises: AIR FORCE ONE – One of two specially modified Boeing 747-200s, the luxurious aircraft, carrying 46

July 3, 2018 5:32 AM World leaders will train students at UTC Swindon in cyber security

A NEW course providing specialist training to tackle future cybercrime will be available to pupils at UTC Swindon in September. The Foundation-level Cyber Security Award will give 16 to 18-year-olds the chance to get work experience in the field, soft skills training and technical advice from some of the biggest tech firms in the world. Principal at UTC Swindon 85

June 25, 2018 2:43 AM Vic train dig gets virtual reality view

Virtual reality goggles will be used to give Victorians a fresh view of four giant tunnel-boring machines as they dig Melbourne's new underground train network. The virtual reality experience is one of a number of features at the Metro Tunnel HQ, unveiled by Public Transport Jacinta Allan on Monday, designed to educate people about the progress and benefits 23

June 24, 2018 7:07 PM Canucks acquire Kero for Chaput in trade with Blackhawks

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - The Vancouver Canucks have acquired center Tanner Kero from the Chicago Blackhawks for center Michael Chaput. The 25-year-old Kero split last season between the Blackhawks and the American Hockey League's Rockford IceHogs. He had a goal and two assists in eight games with Chicago and eight goals and 12 assists in 36 games 21

June 24, 2018 2:11 PM Boston expands efforts to honor Martin Luther King's legacy

BOSTON (AP) - Boston is broadening its efforts to honor Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King. Mayor Marty Walsh says the city will establish a monument to the civil rights icons on the historic Boston Common. It'll also create a "high-tech immersion experience" in the city's Roxbury neighborhood and develop King-related programming with the neighborhood's 28

June 23, 2018 9:27 AM Xiaomi seeks to raise up to $6.1 billion in Hong Kong IPO

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi plans to raise up to $6.1 billion in one of the biggest global stock market debuts in recent years as it tries to become a worldwide brand alongside Apple, Google and Amazon. The initial public offering in Hong Kong would value the Beijing-based company at as much as $70.3 billion, according to details 64

June 23, 2018 6:46 AM John McAfee: Anti-virus software pioneer claims 'enemies' tried to kill him

John McAfee claims he was the victim of an alleged death plot and posts two photos of him connected to tubes in a hospital bed. The man who founded McAfee technology in the late 1980s claimed the rivals had "spiked something" that he consumed and he has now made a threat that they "better be gone". He spoke of the alleged death plot on Twitter along 37

June 22, 2018 9:41 PM British-educated Malaysian tech boss is killed 'when his mobile phone explodes while charging next to his bed'

The British educated CEO of a venture capital firm was killed last week when his mobile phone exploded while charging next to his bed. Nazrin Hassan, chief of Malasia-based Cradle Fund was charging his BlackBerry and Huawei smartphones in his bedroom, according to reports online. It is believed his mattress caught fire after one of his smartphones exploded 35