Twitter shares jump as traffic continues to accelerate in Q1

Twitter continued to be mired in red ink during the first quarter despite continued and accelerating growth of activity on its site, amid revenue headwinds.


Uber unveils plans for flying car network by 2020

Ride-hailing app Uber Technologies has revealed plans to open up a network of flying cars as early as 2020.


Wikipedia founder Wales sets up community news service Wikitribune

The founder of Wikipedia, Jimmy Wales, has set out plans to create a community news service that links a team of professional reporters with a large network of volunteer 'citizen journalists'.


Trump administration considers laptop ban for European flights

European passengers travelling to the US may face a ban on bringing their laptops on board as Donald Trump weighs up plans to restrict the use of computers on flights from Europe.

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Alibaba CEO Ma predicts pain as internet transforms economy

Jack Ma, the CEO of Chinese retail giant Alibaba Group, has warned that the upcoming decades will be painful for the global economy as major transformations related to the internet take place.