Jan 16, 2017
Ray-Ban maker Luxottica joins up with lens manufacturer Essilor in eye-watering £40bn deal
Italian glasses giant Luxottica has agreed an eye-watering £40bn merger deal with Essilor, the world's leading manufacturer of lenses, to create a global behemoth in the eyewear industry.
Jan 13, 2017
Nintendo Switch: Console released 3 March – with new Mario game on the way
Italian plumber to leave the Mushroom Kingdom and go on an Odyssey, reveals company
Jan 12, 2017
Now for a really cool micro-drum solo: Boffins chill gizmo below quantum limit
Neat microwave trick could be key to reaching absolute zero
Jan 11, 2017
European cities hope to attract UK entrepreneurs after Brexit vote
With the uncertainty surrounding Britain's exit from the EU, some UK tech startups are seeking new headquarters abroad
Jan 10, 2017
Snapchat sets up international headquarters in London
Snap, the company behind messaging app Snapchat, says it has established its non-US headquarters in London.
Jan 9, 2017
Rolls-Royce Motor to stay in UK despite Brexit
Luxury carmaker had warned about possible consequences for workers of a Leave vote
Jan 6, 2017
Alexa Just Conquered CES. The World Is Next
You can't walk the sprawling floor of the Las Vegas Convention Center without tripping over a speaker, an appliance, or even a robot or two that supports Alexa. Amazon's voice assistant is clearly the darling of CES 2017.
Jan 5, 2017
Lone Star Is Picked for Talks to Buy Portugal's Novo Banco
Lone Star Funds was selected by Portugal's central bank as the best-placed bidder to conclude talks on the purchase of Novo Banco SA, the lender that emerged from the breakup of Banco Espirito Santo SA.