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  1. Tech firms: We're trying to make our sites hostile to terroristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2017 | Ars Technica

    In the aftermath of the London attack, Facebook, Google, and Twitter have insisted that they already work closely with the UK government to flush out the sharing of extremist content-as fresh calls to crack down on the Internet and end-to-end crypto once again surfaced following a terror atrocity. It comes after prime minister Theresa May said on Sunday that terrorist ideology has a "safe space" online , and-on a day when campaigning for the general election was supposedly suspended-she trotted out many of the political pledges in the Tory manifesto , just 12 hours after the attacks in London Bridge and Borough Market took place.

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  2. Business advice bus to come to BelfastRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2017 | Newtownabbey Today

    Budding entrepreneurs are in with a chance of winning 5,000 as part of the Virgin Media Business Voom Tour. The tour will be coming to St George's Market in Belfast on Tuesday, June 6 and Wednesday, June 7 - bringing a wealth of free advice for budding entrepreneurs.

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  3. LinkedIn names best companies to work for - and some are hiring in Cambridgeshire right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | Cambridge Evening News

    To compile the list experts analysed job applications , engagement, with employees as well as with the company directly, and how many people stayed for about for a year or longer in their positions at the firm. Combining employees from both John Lewis and Waitrose, all workers are considered to be partners who co-own the business, regardless of their position.

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  4. Euskaltel acquires Telecable for a 701mRead the original story

    May 16, 2017 | Advanced-television.com

    Telecommunications, Media and Technology investor Zegona is selling its Spanish quad-play cable business Telecable to Euskaltel for a total value of up to a 701 million, comprising an Enterprise Value of a 686 million and up to a 15 million deferred payment. The Enterprise Value consideration includes a 186.5 million cash and 26.8 milion shares in Euskaltel .

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  5. Warren: Gervonta Davis vs. Walsh Reminds Me of Calzaghe-LacyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | Boxing Scene

    At the Copper Box Arena, London, next Saturday unbeaten Liam Walsh steps into the ring to challenge one of the youngest Champions in boxing Gervonta Davis. He has the backing of promoter Floyd Mayweather and holds the IBF World Super-Featherweight Title.

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  6. Is Virgin Media down? Users complain of widespread broadband and TV problems across UKRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | The Daily Record

    The company said it is "aware" of issues after customers bombarded their Twitter page with a series of apparent technical problems. Some were quick to link the problems to the NHS which was targeted in a large-scale cyber attack earlier on Friday.

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  7. Jonnie Peacock relishing clash with sprint rival Richard BrowneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Enfield Independent

    The 23-year-old will compete against American Browne at the Great CityGames in Manchester at the end of the month as they prepare for the IPC World Championships. Browne is the defending world champion and came out of retirement this year after quitting last July, giving Peacock the chance to beat him in London this summer.

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  8. ITV could disappear from Virgin Media unless a A 40 million disagreement is resolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    There's a danger ITV could disappear from Virgin Media unless the cable TV company pays it tens of millions of pounds. That was the thinly veiled threat made by ITV chief executive Adam Crozier this week, as his firm prepares to negotiate a deal to keep its channels on Virgin TV platforms, including TiVo and V6.

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  9. UPDATE 2-Repeat showing for ITV's ad market as Crozier bows outRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | Reuters

    LONDON, May 10 ITV said its advertising revenue could fall by nearly 10 percent in the first half of the year, as intense competition and weak markets meant outgoing boss Adam Crozier prepared to sign off with the company facing familiar problems. Crozier, who has restored the British broadcaster's fortunes during his seven years in charge by reducing its reliance on advertising and expanding its production business, is leaving at the end of June.

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  10. Liberty Global Cuts Targets on UK WeaknessRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Light Reading

    European cable group Liberty Global has lowered targets for the year after running into problems in the fiercely competitive UK market, where the company generates most of its revenues, during the first three months. In a statement issued over the weekend, Liberty Global Inc. said it was now expecting its operating cash flow to grow by roughly 5% this year, having previously guided for an increase of between 6% and 7%.

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  11. Monday newspaper round-up: Insurers, energy suppliers, EU workersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2017 | Live Charts

    Staying loyal to an insurer can cost families up to A 1,000 a year. Firms overcharge by up to three times to fund their cut-price deals for new customers.

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  12. Malone's Liberty Global Pares Growth Target on U.K.'s Weak StartRead the original story

    May 7, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Liberty Global Plc lowered its growth target for Europe this year as billionaire John Malone's cable carrier reported a weaker-than-expected start in the U.K. Liberty now forecasts operating cash flow growth of 5 percent for 2017, down from February's outlook of 6 percent to 7 percent, the London-based company said in a statement Sunday. The operator lost more customers than expected in the U.K. in the first quarter, following two price increases last year and challenges with the launch of a new video product.

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  13. Malone's Liberty Global Lowers Growth Target Amid U.K. Weakness an hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2017 | Bloomberg

    Liberty Global Plc lowered its target for European cash-flow growth this year as billionaire John Malone's cable carrier reported weaker-than-expected revenue and higher costs in the U.K. Excluding the Netherlands, where the company began a joint venture with Vodafone Group Plc in December, Liberty now forecasts growth of 5 percent in operating cash flow for this year, down from February's outlook of 6 percent to 7 percent.

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  14. Liberty Global Reports First Quarter 2017 ResultsRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2017 | Digital Post Production

    Liberty Global plc , today announces financial and operating results for the three months ended March 31, 2017 for the Liberty Global Group1 and the LiLAC Group1. CEO Mike Fries stated, "Our first quarter results in Europe showed an acceleration in volume growth, as the mix of market-leading broadband speeds, next-generation2 TV functionality and new build activity underpinned this performance.

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  15. Instagram's star dogs that make a mint selling make-upRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | Daily Mail

    The mutts that make a mint selling make-up: Instagram's star dogs are being paid up to A 100-an-hour to advertise big brands Now, though, some companies are quite literally giving consumers paws for thought - by employing dogs and cats to promote their brands. Pooches across the country are being paid up to A 100 an hour to star in ad campaigns, feature in pop videos and model in photoshoots for everything from Vogue to High Street fashion chains.

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  16. UK's Gigaclear Gets GB pound 111M in Funding for Rural BroadbandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Light Reading

    Broadband player Gigaclear has landed 111 million in additional funding for the rollout of fiber networks in rural parts of the UK. The new funds come from existing shareholders including Infracapital and Woodford, which are investing 60 million and 15 million respectively, as well as new investor RPMI Railpen, which manages the UK's Railways Pension Scheme and is stumping up about 35 million of the total amount.

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  17. Winston Smith in the film 1984Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Computing.co.uk

    The British government is leading a secret consultation over plans to effectively outlaw end-to-end encryption and extend web surveillance. The consultation was begun in January with just a handful of the biggest internet service providers and telecoms companies and reveal how the government intends to compel them to provide it with real-time access to the communications of up to 10,000 people or 'subjects' at a time.

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  18. Richard Branson kicks off biggest pitching competition in Ireland and UKRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Business World

    Sir Richard Branson and Virgin Media Business have today launched Voom Pitch, the biggest pitching competition in Ireland and the UK. For the first time since the competition's conception in 2011, it will take to the road, travelling across Ireland and the UK, in search of Ireland's next great business ideas and inspiring budding entrepreneurs along the way.

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  19. Exclusive: Phil Pavitt reveals why he's leaving SpecsaversRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | Computing.co.uk

    Seasoned CIO Phil Pavitt last month announced that he was moving on from his role as global CIO of Specsavers after three years at the company. Pavitt has been focused on digitally transforming the retailer in his time at the company, leading numerous large-scale projects.

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  20. Virgin Media Inc. (VMED) Bonds Drop 0.8% During TradingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | IntersportsWire

    An issue of Virgin Media Inc. bonds fell 0.8% against their face value during trading on Friday. The debt issue has a 5.25% coupon and is set to mature on January 15, 2021.

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