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What Happened to the Late, Great Toys R Us?

The once incredibly popular Toys R Us retail chain has officially announced it has entered administration, putting over 3,000 jobs at risk. Electronics specialist Maplin made a similar announcement on the same day. The Toys R Us management team reportedly met with representatives from the Pension Protection Fund (PPF) to notify them of the plans … Read more

What the Repealing of Net Neutrality in the US Means for UK Business

The Federal Communications Commission in the US has officially voted to dismantle net neutrality within the country, granting broadband providers freedom over how easily their customers can access certain content. The upheaval of net neutrality throws up new and interesting questions about the state of democracy within the US, and even more questions about how … Read more

Silicon Valley Investment into the UK Booms, Despite Brexit

With all the doom-mongering and chilly enterprise gloom over Brexit, there are some often over-looked bright spots that suggest technology industries will power on, whatever the politicians manage to hammer out in terms of a deal. Chief among them is continued investment from abroad into startups and growing businesses. 2017’s Record Investment From companies at … Read more