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The pub where your cash is worthless

Image copyright Phil Coomes Image caption Visitors to this pub can't pay for their drinks or food with cash Cashless establishments may be safer and more convenient, but are they more popular with the public at large?After yet another break-in at south London pub the Crown and Anchor, Arber Rozhaja decided enough was enough. Burglars…
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Seven things to watch as Google's CEO appears before Congress hearing

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Google's Sundar Pichai failed to show up at a Senate hearing earlier this year and was represented by an empty chair Google's chief Sundar Pichai will be quizzed by US lawmakers later.He previously failed to appear at a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing for top tech executives in September. An…
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Pound falls further after Brexit vote delayed

Image copyright Getty Images The pound's fall has accelerated after the prime minister confirmed she would defer the vote on her Brexit deal. Sterling had already slumped 1% earlier in the day on reports of the delay, but fell further as Theresa May addressed Parliament this afternoon. At about 16:00, it was down almost two…
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Nokia's lightning-quick 5G demo: A glimpse of the future?

Telecoms network provider Nokia has demonstrated just how fast 5G mobile connectivity might be when it is rolled out around the world over the next few years.With speeds of 700 megabits per second - 10 to 20 times faster than the current 4G network - we could stream ultra-high-definition films and enjoy virtual reality games…
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Vijay Mallya can be extradited to India, London court rules

Image copyright AFP/Getty Indian business tycoon Vijay Mallya can be extradited from the UK to India where he faces fraud charges, a London court has ruled.The extradition ruling will be passed to the Home Secretary for approval.Mr Mallya, whose business empire once included Kingfisher beer, left India in March 2016 after defaulting on debts of…