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Energy price cap for ‘millions of customers’ unveiled by government

The government has published a draft bill detailing a cap on energy tariffs that will mean "fairer prices for millions of loyal customers" – but some energy companies are reluctant to get on board.

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British shoppers ditch spiralizers and sat navs for unicorns and millennial pink

New data from John Lewis shows shoppers are no longer splashing the cash on sat navs, spriralizers and analogue radios.

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Friday 13th October 2017

A decade on from the first Kindle, Amazon launches a waterproof version

Amazon has unveiled its most advanced Kindle to date – and for the first time the firm’s flagship e-reader is waterproof.

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Phil Wilkinson-Jones
Thursday 12th October 2017

Disabled drivers can now pre-book assistance at Sainsbury's petrol stations

Sainsbury’s has become the first supermarket to link up with fuelService, an app that lets disabled drivers pre-book assistance at petrol stations.

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Phil Wilkinson-Jones
Thursday 12th October 2017

The street crossing of the future that helps keep 'distracted' pedestrians safe

A pedestrian crossing that changes its markings depending who is on it has been unveiled in London.

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Thursday 12th October 2017

Parents using cash are missing out when saving for their children’s future

Parents should be using ISAs to save for their children’s future rather than cash, a OneFamily spokesperson has announced.

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Wednesday 11th October 2017

Samsung launches limited edition Star Wars robot vacuum cleaners

Samsung has launched limited edition versions of its POWERbot vacuum that look like Star Wars characters

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Phil Wilkinson-Jones
Tuesday 10th October 2017

So long Windows 10 Mobile, it’s been great… or has it?

After 17 years, Microsoft has decided to stop working on the Windows 10 Mobile, but some customers believe the announcement was a long time coming.

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Tuesday 10th October 2017

It’s time to bid farewell to your round pound coins

There is less than a week to go until you can no longer use your old pound coins, The Royal Mint has announced.

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Monday 9th October 2017

Google unveils new generation of consumer hardware

Google has unveiled its latest generation of consumer hardware and it includes a new Pixel smartphone, a Pixelbook laptop, a hands-free camera, smart home devices and wireless headphones.

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Phil Wilkinson-Jones
Friday 6th October 2017

Energy price cap potentially in place just in time for winter

Following the Prime Minister's proposal to cap energy prices, energy minister Glen Clark has said consumers could see the cap in effect as soon as this winter.

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Friday 6th October 2017

Motorists could save £300 with pay as you go insurance

UK drivers could make a saving of up to £300 a year on their insurance by switching to a pay-as-you go policy, new research has suggested.

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Thursday 5th October 2017

Nike's self-lacing trainers go on sale in the UK

In news that’s sure to please Back to the Future fans, self-lacing Nike trainers are now available in the UK.

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Phil Wilkinson-Jones
Tuesday 3rd October 2017

Nissan’s sweat-sensing seats could prevent car accidents

Nissan has pioneered ‘state-of-the-art’ sweat-sensing car seats with the potential to prevent car crashes.

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Tuesday 3rd October 2017

New HSBC banking app will give customers 'greater control'

HSBC is testing a new app that will make it easier to manage your money and even give you a nudge if you spend too much.

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Phil Wilkinson-Jones
Monday 2nd October 2017