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BBC:
UK employment tribunal rules Uber drivers are workers and are entitled to holiday pay, paid rest breaks, and National Living Wage   —  Uber drivers in the UK have won an employment tribunal case which ruled they are workers rather than self-employed.  —  The decision means drivers …
Oct 28, 2016, 9:35 AMIn context
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Samsung Q3 operating profit plunges 30% YoY to $4.57B, the lowest level in two years, after the Note7 recall   —  The world's largest smartphone maker Samsung has seen its operating profit plunge by 30%, pulled down by the recall of its high-end Note 7 phone.
Oct 26, 2016, 8:55 PMIn context
Dave Lee / BBC:
ICANN gains full oversight of Domain Name System as its contract with US NTIA expires on October 1   —  A judge in Texas has put the kibosh on a last-minute legal attempt to block the controversial decision for the US to give up control of one of the key systems that powers the internet.
Oct 1, 2016, 8:20 PMIn context
BBC:
HERE to fit Audi, BMW, Mercedes Benz cars with sensors to gather data on traffic conditions and driver actions for real-time digital map service coming 2017   —  Audi, BMW and Mercedes Benz cars fitted with on-board sensors are to share information in real time about on-street parking spaces and roadworks via a digital map service.
Sep 27, 2016, 6:30 AMIn context
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GoPro to launch foldable Karma quadcopter for $799 on October 23, new Hero5 action cameras and GoPro Plus $5/month sharing service on October 2   —  Camera-maker GoPro has unveiled a foldable drone that fits in a backpack.  —  The Karma aircraft also features a detachable stabiliser that can be used to make handheld shots more steady.
Sep 19, 2016, 4:10 PMIn context
BBC:
FAA advises airline passengers to turn off and not charge Galaxy Note7 phones on planes as Virgin and Qantas ban them from being used in-flight in Australia   —  Airline passengers have been warned by US authorities not to switch on or charge their Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones when travelling.
Sep 9, 2016, 12:05 AMIn context
BBC:
Apple's iPhone 7 ditches traditional headphone socket   —  The iPhone 7 will not have a traditional headphone socket.  —  Apple said its lightning connector could be used instead, which would make room for other components.  It will also promote the use of wireless earphones, and has released a set of its own called earpods.
Sep 7, 2016, 2:45 PMIn context
BBC:
Apple and Irish government say they will appeal EU tax ruling   —  Ireland should recover up to €13bn (£11bn) from Apple in back taxes, the European Commission has ruled.  —  After a three-year investigation, it has concluded that the US firm's tax benefits are illegal.
Aug 30, 2016, 7:00 AMIn context
BBC:
Iran says it has completed the first phase of its plan to operate a “national internet”, which provides access to e-government services and domestic web pages   —  Iran has announced it has completed the first phase of its plan to operate a “national internet”.
Aug 29, 2016, 9:15 PMIn context
Dave Lee / BBC:
US to hand over control of the Domain Naming System to the nonprofit organization ICANN on October 1   —  The US has confirmed it is finally ready to cede power of the internet's naming system, ending the almost 20-year process to hand over a crucial part of the internet's governance.
Aug 18, 2016, 4:40 PMIn context

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