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BBC News - Apple chief Tim Cook: ''I''m proud to be gay''
"Apple chief executive Tim Cook has publicly acknowledged his sexuality, saying he wants to try to help people struggling with their identity."
Criminal investigation launched into Tescoâ€™s accounting | Business | The Guardian
"Serious Fraud Office joins other inquiries by two financial watchdogs into supermarketâ€™s £263m profit overstatement"
Wonga to pay £2.6m in compensation
"Payday lender Wonga must pay Â£2.6 million in compensation after chasing struggling customers with fake legal letters in order to pressurise them into paying up."
IBM Ginni Rometty And 2015 Road Map - Business Insider
"CEO Ginni Rometty took the helm at the start of 2012 and she''s been hamstrung ever since by promise from her predecessor, Sam Palmisano, from another age."
Google offers real-time LSEâ€ˆdata for free | City A.M.
"GOOGLE is taking on the worldâ€™s leading financial data firms after striking a deal to provide real-time prices of stocks on the London St"
Yahooâ€™s Alibaba Windfall Means Firepower to Chase Google - Bloomberg
Forget Yahoo! Softbank Is the Alibaba Play - Barron''s
"The big technology investor and operator stands to make as much as $57 billion on its stake. Look for more acquisitions to come."
Google''s Calico Could Pose Conflict for Apple Chairman Arthur Levinson | TIME.com
"Silicon Valley titans Apple and GoogleÂ have always had a complicated relationship.Â Once close allies, the two companies have adopted an increasingly hostile posture toward each other as theÂ battle for mobile device supremacyÂ has escalated."
CRMnext raises Rs 42 crore from Norwest Venture Partners - The Economic Times
"CRMnext has raised Rs 42 crore in series A round funding from Norwest Venture Partners. The company provides cloud-based customer relationship management for enterprises."
Any talk of economic recovery is pure fiction | Aditya Chakrabortty | Comment is free | The Guardian
"Aditya Chakrabortty: We''re just importing more people from crisis-hit southern Europe into low-paying jobs or precarious underpaid self-employment"
Business News Headlines
Russia and Ukraine 'agree gas deal'
Housing market 'losing momentum'
US posts better-than-expected growth
Motorway fuel '£8 a tank dearer'
Royal Mint bid to woo gold investors
Apple chief: 'I'm proud to be gay'
Lenovo completes Motorola takeover
Mining shares weigh on FTSE 100
Big firms 'must condemn GamerGate'
Australia bank plans UK asset sale
German unemployment in surprise fall
Barclays sets aside £500m in probe
Fiat Chrysler to spin off Ferrari
Lufthansa lowers 2015 profit goal
Samsung profit lowest in three years
Shell appoints new chairman
Noriega fails to sue Call of Duty
Tesco ATM promises 'free erections'
'Rip-off' payday loan broker warning
'Number spoofing' scam nets millions
Yorkshire fined £4.1m over mortgages
US Fed ends QE stimulus programme
Singapore 'best place for business'
Mortgage approvals at 14-month low
The man who built a chocolate empire
Silicon Valley's billion dollar failures
The Brazilian walk-in siesta centres
NFL could give UK 'more than £100m'
Hearts 'will adopt living wage'
'Prize money gap needs to be closed'
VIDEO: Chinese Hollywood builds Forbidden City
VIDEO: How to build an engine in 42 seconds
VIDEO: Cutbacks hit disabled access to work
VIDEO: The Chinese succession dilemma
VIDEO: UK adopts the 'smart shopping' habit
VIDEO: Can Rory go a day without data?
VIDEO: Right-to-buy scheme not working
VIDEO: Hungary protest at internet tax plans
Is it a golden age for Chinese cinema?
Has quantitative easing worked?
Giant Samsung struggles at the top
Change in China for family succession
Australia's flexible small firms
A day without data
Viewpoint: How the consumer dream went wrong