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IMF warning on UK housing bubble risk; Mind the generation gap; Oh, not another networking event!

1 IMF warning on UK housing bubble risk (BBC) he International Monetary Fund has warned the government that accelerating house prices and low productivity pose the greatest threat to the UK’s economic recovery. It said rising property values could leave … Continue reading

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Smartphones reach the billion milestone; UK grows at 1.9% — fastest since 2007; With 1,000 job cuts, Lloyds axes half its small business managers; Barclays to close 400 branches; Fear of another housing bubble

1 Smartphones reach the billion landmark (Khaleej Times) The smartphone market hit a milestone in 2013 with more than a billion shipped. Samsung extended its lead as the world’s biggest vendor, accounting for 31.3 per cent of sales, ahead of … Continue reading

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Housing bubble 2.0 will end badly; Solving India’s food wastage; Are we taking too many photos of our kids?

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