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Apple’s stock recovers after iPhone XS announcement

Apple’s stock has largely rebounded after a turbulent reaction to the announcement of its new iPhone and Apple Watch.

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5 Minutes With Marie Sagarzazu, Head of UK, iAdvize

Tell us a bit about the iAdvize story It all started in 2010 with Julien Hervouët and Jonathan Gueron. They used to work together at Zlio, a startup that provided Internet users with the possibility to create and open an online store in only five minutes.






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Dixons Carphone to face grilling from shareholders over databreach

Dixons Carphone is due to face a grilling from shareholders next week at its annual general meeting, following its damning admission of a massive data breach last month. The retailer is due to reveal what financial impact the data breach, which saw nearly 16 million customer records jeopardised, has had on Thursday.  In June the technology retailer revealed that 5.9 million customers’ bank details had been accessed, including 105,000 non-EU cards which were not protected by a chip and pin number, as well as 1.2 million personal records. However, following an investigation into the major data breach Dixons Carphone found that this number was in fact far higher, with 10 million customers’ private data having been accessed.






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Wegmans launches app to assist visually impaired customers

The Rochester, New York-based retailer is the first grocer to debut this technology to help low-vision and blind shoppers navigate stores.






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Apple makes history as the first company to hit $1 trillion valuation

Apple has made history after it became the first US-listed company to be valued at $1 trillion (£763 billion) yesterday. During the day, the technology giant’s share price spiked by 2.8 per cent to $207.05, which enabled it to pass the $1 trillion mark in New York trading.






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Dixons Carphone data breach nearly twice as bad as originally reported

Dixons Carphone has revealed that its recent data breach was far worse than previously thought, with around 10 million customers’ private data accessed.






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Tommy Hilfiger unveils chip-embedded clothing line

The brand is hoping customers will trade rewards points for any privacy concerns they might have about the technology.






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Sales up 28% for Green Man Gaming sales ahead of upcoming IPO

Green Man Gaming saw its full year turnover rise 28 per cent to £45.7 million, as the retailer eyes a potential £100 million stock market float. The Telegraph reported that the video games business filed accounts for the financial year to December 2017 with losses before tax down from £2.4 million to £931,000. Green Man Gaming appointed Numis in April to manage a stock market listing for the business.






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Farfetch takes aim at Chinese market with CuriosityChina acquisition

Farfetch has made a move to expand its presence the in Chinese market as it acquires the technology company CuriosityChina. The online luxury fashion retailer said that the deal, which was made for an undisclosed sum, will help its brands rapidly build their presence in the Chinese market with a range of new services






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Walmart wins patent for in-store audio monitoring

The company intends to use the technology to monitor employee performance, but the sensor system — which would analyze conversations between customers and employees — could raise privacy concerns.






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