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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
Booking.com fraud network revealed
Millions shopping on 'Panic Saturday'
Plan to help over-50s get jobs
Companies face 'bloodbath' in Russia
Apple 'deeply offended' by BBC story
Blackberry in revenue slide
Power firms to get £1bn to stay open
Hellmann's drops eggless mayo case
Bank fine reduces public borrowing
North Sea oil fears 'too dramatic'
London shares buoyed by Wall Street
Wonga customer wins fees challenge
Belarus moves to protect currency
Nigeria in new bid to defend naira
HK tycoon found guilty of corruption
Zimbabwe issues coins for Christmas
Nick Hewer to leave The Apprentice
Disabled 'missing out' on scheme
Number in debt to energy firms rises
Retail sales boosted by Black Friday
China revises up 2013 economy size
Putin seeks to ease economic fears
US Fed 'patient' over rate rises
Building the biggest baby food firm
Unwrapping Africa's red tape
The value of celebrity endorsements
Hereford Utd wound up over tax debt
SPFL withholds Gers cash over EBTs
Fifa dismisses Garcia complaint
VIDEO: Arora: 'I took my culture with me'
VIDEO: India's labour reforms anger unions
VIDEO: Botswana's complex ecotourism trade
VIDEO: Shopping online from a country cottage
VIDEO: Myanmar turns to pop-up power
VIDEO: India splashes out on art biennale
VIDEO: Escape games boom in Budapest
VIDEO: 'Exhausted workforce' in Apple factory
How German Christmas markets came to the UK
Tough at the top: 2014's troubled bosses
Crossrail: Tunnelling beneath London
How to spot a fake at Christmas
Budapest's underground escape craze
Global debt: How worried should we be?
How are Venezuelans coping with tumbling oil prices?
The casualties of Russia's decline
Social shopping takes off in Asia
Myanmar's pop-up power stations
The people working on Christmas Day