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Global services slowly recovering after bug causes IT chaos

BBC Business News - Fri, 19/07/2024 - 23:15
The incident has sparked concern over the vulnerability of the world's interconnected technologies.

Postmasters had fingers in the till, minister told

BBC Business News - Fri, 19/07/2024 - 17:03
Jo Swinson claims Paula Vennells told her "clearly some of them are actually just at it."

Warning IT problems could take days to fix

BBC Business News - Fri, 19/07/2024 - 13:46
The manual fix required means it could take days for big organisations to get back to normal.

How a single IT update caused global havoc

BBC Business News - Fri, 19/07/2024 - 12:42
Friday's IT outage is a poignant reminder of how reliant the world has become on devices managed remotely by huge firms.

GPs, pharmacies and airports in UK hit by IT outage

BBC Business News - Fri, 19/07/2024 - 11:12
Some GP practices are struggling to access their records systems, which include online bookings.

Mass IT outage affects airlines, media and banks

BBC Business News - Fri, 19/07/2024 - 09:44
Major banks, media outlets, telecom providers and an airline are among those reporting to be affected.

UK government debt highest since 1962

BBC Business News - Fri, 19/07/2024 - 08:51
Debt has exceeded the highs reached during the coronavirus pandemic for the first time.

Surprise mobile mid-contract price rises banned

BBC Business News - Fri, 19/07/2024 - 08:32
Regulator Ofcom says the new rules will come into force in January with price rises made clear before sale.

Government borrowing in June higher than expected

BBC Business News - Fri, 19/07/2024 - 08:09
Borrowing – the difference between public sector spending and tax income – was £14.5bn last month.

Mass IT outage affects airlines, media and banks

BBC Business News - Fri, 19/07/2024 - 08:02
Major banks, media outlets, telecom providers and an airline are among those reporting to be affected.

Surprise mobile mid-contract price rises banned

BBC Business News - Fri, 19/07/2024 - 07:32
Regulator Ofcom says the new rules will come into force in January with price rises made clear before sale.

Families face £1,045 bill for summer holiday clubs

BBC Business News - Fri, 19/07/2024 - 00:08
The cost of holiday provision has risen by 6% across Great Britain, a survey by Coram Family and Childcare suggests.

Families face £1,045 bill for summer holiday clubs

BBC Business News - Fri, 19/07/2024 - 00:08
The cost of holiday provision has risen by 6% across Great Britain, a survey by Coram Family and Childcare suggests.

What will future aerial dogfights look like?

BBC Business News - Fri, 19/07/2024 - 00:01
AI with dogfighting ability is being developed by the UK and US air forces.

What will future aerial dogfights look like?

BBC Business News - Fri, 19/07/2024 - 00:01
AI with dogfighting ability is being developed by the UK and US air forces.

Bridgerton and Baby Reindeer drive Netflix sign-ups

BBC Business News - Thu, 18/07/2024 - 22:47
Netflix added more than 8 million subscriptions in the quarter, nearly double analyst expectations.

Bridgerton and Baby Reindeer drive Netflix sign-ups

BBC Business News - Thu, 18/07/2024 - 22:47
Netflix added more than 8 million subscriptions in the quarter, nearly double analyst expectations.

Probe started into house purchase payments delay

BBC Business News - Thu, 18/07/2024 - 20:55
An incident with a global system delayed some major payments on Thursday, such as house purchases.

Backlash after Pret changes coffee subscription deal

BBC Business News - Thu, 18/07/2024 - 17:05
The coffee and sandwich chain says it will end its current subscription offer in September.

Backlash after Pret changes coffee subscription deal

BBC Business News - Thu, 18/07/2024 - 16:55
The coffee and sandwich chain says it will end its current subscription offer in September.