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Scottish independence vote now being rated as “too close to call” UK’s financial and stock markets in a state of disarray

Scottish independence vote now being rated as “too close to call” UK’s financial and stock markets in a state of disarray

With the vote on Scottish independence, regarded as being possibly the most important in UK political history, just a few days away, most polls are showing that the campaign for independence have made major headway in recent weeks in convincing the hearts and minds of the Scots that independence will be good for the people.

Facebook market value tops $200 billion for the first time

Facebook market value tops $200 billion for the first time

Facebook brought yet another record last week when their market capitalisation figure topped the highly symbolic $200 billion mark, outpacing the leading rival search engine giant Google at the time that it took them to reach the figure since their seemingly disastrous IPO in 2003. By reaching and passing the $200 billion valuation, Zuckerberg’s brainchild


Glasspoint picks up $53 million in investment to promote their research in oil extraction using solar-steam generators

Glasspoint picks up $53 million in investment to promote their research in oil extraction using solar-steam generators

Fremont, California-based Glasspoint Solar Inc, a privately owned designer and producer of solar equipment used to enhance oil recovery, have been the recipient of a cash injection of $53 million from a group of investors, led by Royal Dutch Shell Plc (RDSA) and Oman’s largest sovereign wealth fund, to accelerate the preparation of Glasspoint’s solar-steam

Pinterest take the wraps off a new analytics platform –  specifically designed for business users

Pinterest take the wraps off a new analytics platform – specifically designed for business users

Online marketing giant Pinterest, have announced the launch of a new analytics platform, designed for their business clients with a view to improving interaction with business clients on the site. According to a representative of Pinterest the recently launched analytics platform is considerably more powerful than its predecessor and is eminently capable of providing meaningful


Two industry giants combine to provide Pop Culture Events for India’s rapidly developing marketplace

Two industry giants combine to provide Pop Culture Events for India’s rapidly developing marketplace

Comic Con India (CCI) has recently announced the establishment of a joint venture between the company hand and Reed Exhibitions- a member of the Reed Elsevier Group, with the intention of increasing the number of events situated around Indian pop culture, in the process bringing world class events to Indian fans. Under the terms of

German court puts the blocks on Uber

German court puts the blocks on Uber

Taxi Deutschland Service (Gesellschaft fuer Taxizentralen) based in Frankfurt, Germany, taxi organisation have recently been awarded a fast-track ruling that is liable to put a serious blow the use of Uber Technologies Inc.’s ride-hailing application throughout the country. As a result of the ruling Uber drivers will no longer be allowed to to carry passengers