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Image copyright PA The uncertainty caused by the general election has led business confidence to sink “through the floor”, according to a lobby group. A snap poll of 700 members of the Institute of Directors found a “dramatic drop” in confidence following the hung parliament. Members saw no clear way…

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Image copyright PA The UK general election result could delay Brexit talks and be negative for the economy, credit ratings agencies Moody’s and S&P have warned. The Brexit negotiations with the EU were due to start on 19 June but Moody’s said the fact that the Conservatives had lost their…

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Energy storage firm Powervault has announced a supply partnership with Renault, aimed at reducing the cost of smart home battery units by 30 percent. The French automaker will supply 50 batteries from electric vehicles, as part of a trial to explore the performance of second life batteries in storage units….

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Image copyright Getty Images Japanese shipping companies are working with shipbuilders to develop self-piloting cargo ships. The “smart ships” will use artificial intelligence to plot the safest, shortest, most fuel-efficient routes, and could be in service by 2025. The AI will also be used to predict malfunctions and other problems,…

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The Instagram account Gakugakugakugakugaku1 is dedicated to celebrating the beautiful art of Thai fruit and vegetable carving. Here are a few of my favorite examples: report this ad And here’s a time lapse of the process (featuring Stitch!): You can check out more fruit and vegetable carvings on Gakugakugakugakugaku1’s Instagram. …

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Image copyright AFP Business leaders are demanding a new direction for Brexit negotiations in reaction to the General Election. The Federation of Small Businesses has called for a delay in the start of talks due to the political fallout. Aston Martin has warned that future investment could be at risk…

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Image copyright PA Now the voting is over, it is time for a new kind of count – a calculation of what a hung Parliament means for your finances. Uncertainty abounds yet, even in its infancy, we know that the government – whomever forms it and however it operates –…

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I attended the interview with Nick Drake, Senior Vice President, Direct to Consumer at T-Mobile and Otto Rosenberger who serves as CMO at the Hostelworld Group at the Adobe Summit. The key takeaway of the entire session was that customer experience is the beginning and the core of digital transformations…

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