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Walmart uses AI cameras to spot thieves

Image copyright Reuters US supermarket giant Walmart has confirmed it uses image recognition cameras at checkouts to detect theft.The cameras identify when items are put in a shopping bag without first being scanned by a cashier, or at the self-service checkout.Walmart told the news site Business Insider than it used the technology in more than…

The 'chaos' that nearly derailed Hornby

Image copyright Getty Images The chief executive of Hornby has said the company was in "chaos" when he took over almost two years ago.Lyndon Davies, who was appointed in October 2017, said that the senior management had to be removed as they did not understand the business.Hornby is best known for its model trains, but…

Climate protesters interrupt Hammond's Mansion House speech

Climate change protesters have disrupted the beginning of the Chancellor Philip Hammond's Mansion House Speech.The protesters were removed from the City of London event for the financial services industry, and Mr Hammond was able to continue a few minutes later."The irony of course, is that this is the government that has just led the world…

Patisserie Valerie scandal: Five people arrested

Image copyright Getty Images Five people have been arrested and questioned over alleged accounting fraud at the Patisserie Valerie chain, the Serious Fraud Office has said.The arrests took place last Tuesday, 18 June, in a joint operation with police, the SFO said.The move comes eight months after the firm's former finance director, Chris Marsh, was…

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President of Kazakhstan visits pioneering Center of Tomotherapy and Nuclear Medicine, program managed by...

(Astana, Kazakhstan)Yesterday, August 29th, President Nazarbayev of Kazakhstan visited a newly opened Center of Tomography and Nuclear  Medicine at the National Research Hospital in Astana the capital of Kazakhstan. Prime Minister...

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