While smart from a business standpoint, a potential acquisition of Deliveroo by Uber would likely represent a lose-lose scenario for consumers, restaurant partners and employees.
Uber is said to be in talks to buy London-based food-delivery app Deliveroo, which is valued at around $2bn, according to Bloomberg reports.
The retail industry is the most at risk to cyber threats, according to research by cyber rating company SecurityScorecard.
A NatWest banking glitch has caused its online and mobile banking services to fail as customers across the UK struggle to access their accounts.
Newly opened discounter brand by Tesco Jack’s could struggle against Aldi and Lidl while eroding the company’s margins.
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has handed the United Kingdom’s first formal General Data Protection Regulation notice to a Canadian firm linked to Cambridge Analytica, the firm behind the Facebook data scandal, according to the BBC.
Plans to electrify the United Kingdom’s transport network are well underway, a transformation that will be the backbone of smart city infrastructure.
Despite receiving a £500,000 fine from the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) for failing to adequately protect the data of its customers, credit rating agency Equifax has got off lightly.
Without a doubt Artificial Intelligence (AI) has already changed the way consumers interact with technology and the way businesses think about big challenges like digital transformation.
About $60m worth of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies has been stolen from Zaif, as the Japan-based company becomes the latest victim of hacks targeting cryptocurrency exchanges.
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has fined credit rating agency Equifax £500,000 for failing to protect the personal data of up to 15m UK customers compromised during a cyber attack in 2017.
The “wild west” of cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin must be regulated to protect consumers, MPs on the UK Government’s Treasury Select Committee have urged.
Sainsbury’s and Asda will be investigated further by the Competition & Markets Authority (CMA) for the effect their £15bn merger will have on competition in the UK.
As the European Union continues to go after Google over antitrust violations, it has now set its sights on ecommerce giant Amazon too.
The pipelines that transport oil and gas around the world are objectively a marvellous feat of human engineering.
The UK Government has added to its list of industry-focused technical notices laying out its preparations for a possible no-deal Brexit.
The Foundation for Responsible Robotics (FRR) has announced it will be launching a quality mark for robotics and artificial intelligence to promote transparency and trust in AI products.
Amazon is now consumers’ third favourite choice for entertainment, showing the increasing ability of the e-commerce giant to break into markets beyond retail.
On Monday evening, the White House announced that it would be imposing new trade tariffs on $200bn worth of Chinese imports, as the US-China trade war heats up.
The 2018-19 UEFA Champions League will get underway this evening.
Almost four years after King Salman succeeded to the Saudi Arabian throne and made his son Prince Mohammed a minister with a mandate to accelerate reform, the kingdom’s domestic and foreign policies are reverting to pre-2015 norms.
New research suggests that artificial intelligence (AI) technology is making the workplace more human, despite fears that AI will lead to widespread job losses.
Car manufacturers Volkswagen, Daimler and BMW are under investigation by the European Commission for possible collusion on the development and roll-out of car emissions control systems.
In 2014, research firm IDC put the number of ICT-skilled workers across the globe at 29 million – this includes professional software developers and approximately 18 million IT workers in operations and management.
In many ways, summer 2018 looks like a season of promise for the North Sea oil and gas industry.
Amazon’s integrity is under scrutiny as employees have allegedly been leaking consumer and company data for bribes, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal.
Some 127m smart home units are expected to be sold in the United States in 2018, with the global smart home market expected to be worth $53.5bn by 2022 according to Zion Market Research.
At the start of the year, the UK Office for National Statistics reported that cybercrime against businesses had climbed by 63% in 2017.
Bad indoor mobile coverage may start to improve thanks to new regulations that allow service providers in the US to share spectrum.
Coca-Cola, the world’s largest beverage company, is considering a move to enter into the emerging cannabis beverage market.