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Barclays bank to replace pin numbers with finger readers

Barclays bank to replace pin numbers with finger readers

Barclays bank is introducing finger vein technology for its business customers, which the bank announced will soon replace the humble pin number. The new technology will allow customers to access their online bank account and authorise [read more]

Is social media stock shifting?

Is social media stock shifting?

Last week, Janet Yellen and the Federal Reserve sought to dissuade investors from buying too heavily into social media stock. The semi-annual speech to the Senate Banking Committee saw Ms Yellen note that companies in that sector had [read more]

Tesco replaces boss Philip Clarke with Unilever CEO “drastic Dave” Lewis

Tesco replaces boss Philip Clarke with Unilever CEO “drastic Dave” Lewis

Dave Lewis steps in as Tesco’s chief executive to revive sales after worst performance in decades Tesco’s chief executive Philip Clarke, 54, will step down in October to make way for Dave Lewis, the head of Unilever’s personal care [read more]

Will black box insurance become compulsory?

Will black box insurance become compulsory?

Black box insurance is growing in popularity as a way for motorists to get covered, but will it soon be compulsory? What is black box insurance? A black box is an electronic recording device that can be use to record data during a journey. [read more]


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Untested drugs bill for terminally-ill gets government backing

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London Film Festival 2014: Snow in Paradise

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