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The weird and wonderful life of Elon Musk

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:52
Elon Musk has found success with PayPal and Tesla - and has a colourful private life to match.

The chef using 60,000-year-old recipes

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:27
A top chef says his awards are owed to learning skills from indigenous Australian recipes and ingredients.

Will we ever get self-healing smartphones?

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:25
How likely is it that we will see mobile phones that use self-healing materials any time soon?

The secret life of a female bodyguard

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:24
Jacquie Davis, the UK's first female bodyguard, talks about hostage rescues and undercover surveillance.

'Wild West' Bitcoin 'should be regulated'

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:15
Digital currencies pose a "litany of risks" and investors have little protection, says an MPs' committee.

Millions overcharged for mobile contracts

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:15
Citizens Advice says many consumers are still charged for smartphones even after they are paid off.

Qantas mulls plane gyms as prepares for 20-hour flights

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:14
The Australian airline wants to launch non-stop flights between London and Sydney by 2022.

SeaWorld and ex-boss to pay $5m to settle fraud claim

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 23:39
The marine park misled investors over the impact of the documentary Blackfish, the US regulator says.

Apple pays disputed Irish tax bill

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 18:17
The tech giant has paid €14bn, that the European Commission ruled it owed due to illegal tax breaks.

UK-US trade deal should include free movement, groups urge

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 18:05
Free market think tanks say workers should be free to travel between the countries.

Tesla shares hit by criminal probe report

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 17:11
Elon Musk claimed he had secured funding to take the firm private but later dropped the idea.

Ferrari to launch 15 new models by 2022

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 15:43
The sports carmaker embarks on an "ambitious" five-year growth strategy under its new boss.

Why do billionaires want to own the news?

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 14:31
Salesforce founder's purchase of Time magazine is the latest example of moguls buying news outlets.

Mini plant to close for a month post-Brexit

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 14:10
The BMW-owned factory will shut down to avoid disruption in the event of a no-deal departure.

McDonald's workers strike over sexual harassment policy

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 13:08
American employees call on the fast food giant to do more to tackle workplace sexual harassment.

Honda: No-deal Brexit 'would cost tens of millions'

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 11:35
The Japanese carmaker would be less competitive if the UK quits the EU without a deal, it tells the BBC.

BMW, Daimler and Volkswagen face EU diesel emissions probe

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 11:17
BMW, Daimler and VW are being investigated to see if they agreed to restrict emissions control systems.

Formula 1's owners sign sponsorship rights deal for in-play betting

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 10:34
Formula 1's owners sign a deal, reportedly worth more than $100m, to sell sponsorship rights to betting companies.

Elon Musk unveils first tourist for SpaceX 'Moon loop'

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 09:57
The first private passenger to fly around the Moon with SpaceX will be a Japanese billionaire.

Brexit report to consider workforce impact

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 03:49
More than 400 businesses and industry bodies contributed to the Migration Advisory Committee report.