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Google sued for using the NHS data of 1.6 million Britons ‘without their knowledge or consent’

Google is being sued over its use of confidential medical records belonging to 1.6 million individuals in the UK. Sky News reported The company’s artificial intelligence arm, DeepMind, received the data in 2015 from the Royal Free NHS Trust in London for the purpose of testing a smartphone app called Streams. The claim is being […]
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Tencent Music quarterly revenue falls as competition heats up

China’s Tencent Music Entertainment Group (TME.N) posted a 15% fall in quarterly revenue on Monday, hit by easing demand for its music streaming platform amid stiff competition. Reuters said Chinese regulators stripped Tencent Music of its exclusive contracts with big music labels in 2021, spurring competition from rivals such as Cloud Music and short video sharing […]
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Sydney to London route will become world’s longest direct flight at 20 hours

Travellers will be able to fly non-stop from Sydney to London after Qantas announced the world’s longest direct commercial flight. Sky news reported The airline said the 20-hour journey will become possible when it takes delivery of a dozen Airbus A350-1000 planes, which can do more than 10,000 miles without refuelling. A Sydney to New […]
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UK could miss net zero target if eco-friendly farming scheme is delayed, warns report

There will be a “substantial gap” in UK agriculture’s efforts to reach net zero if post-Brexit environment-friendly subsidies are delayed by another two years, said by new analysis. The National Farmer’s Union (NFU) is urging the government to delay Environmental Land Management schemes (Elms) until 2025 and keep the EU’s Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) in the interim period, which […]
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