Sofia Coppola to direct first Apple film

Image copyright AFPImage caption Coppola’s first film since 2017’s The Beguiled will be co-produced by Apple Sofia Coppola will reunite with Lost in Translation star Bill Murray to make Apple’s first original feature film. News of the film, titled On the Rocks, comes ahead of the expected launch of the tech giant’s own streaming platform. […]

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Chancellor hints at Article 50 delay

Image copyright AFP Chancellor Philip Hammond has raised the possibility of an extension to Article 50, the process by which the UK is due to exit the EU. In a call with business leaders on Tuesday evening, Mr Hammond sought to reassure the business community that a “no-deal” Brexit could be avoided. According to the […]

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Roku U-turn over streaming Alex Jones’s InfoWars

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Apple’s ban of Alex Jones’s InfoWars podcasts last August led to similar moves by several other technology companies Video-streaming service Roku has made a U-turn over its addition of InfoWars – the right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones’s channel. Social media activists noticed Roku was offering the channel earlier this week, […]

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Brexit uncertainty hits house purchases

Image copyright PA The West Midlands had the strongest annual house price growth across the UK in the 12 months to November 2018. But housing activity in southern England was muted because of Brexit uncertainty. Average house prices across the UK climbed by 2.8%, rising from 2.7% annual growth in October 2018. In the West […]

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