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Big-spending Amazon surprises City
Online retailer Amazon's fourth-quarter profit has filled investors' orders (AP)

Big-spending Amazon surprises City

Amazon has notched up a Prime fourth quarter, surprising investors with a profit that soundly beat expectations, despite a continued increase in spending and a slight sales miss, partly linked to the strong dollar.

First operation for surgical robot

First operation for surgical robot

A surgical robot fitted with multiple arms has carried out its debut operation in England, in a technology breakthrough which will make new treatments possible for the first time.

Supporters plead for dinosaur Dippy

Supporters plead for dinosaur Dippy

Dippy the Diplodocus has become a monster trending hit on Twitter as supporters rally to stop him being put out to pasture by the Natural History Museum.

Men taking double number of selfies

Men taking double number of selfies

Men are taking nearly double the amount of selfies as women and sharing them on social media, according to a survey.

Ads surge boosts Facebook profits

Ads surge boosts Facebook profits

Facebook has posted annual profits of almost three billion US dollars (£2 billion) after a surge in advertising in the final three months of the year.

Plasma TV closure hits LG figures

Plasma TV closure hits LG figures

LG Electronics has lost money in the fourth quarter due to the closure of its plasma TV operations, but its operating income rose thanks to a mobile business recovery.

Google: YouTube is overloaded

Google: YouTube is overloaded

Internet giant Google says its video-sharing website YouTube is so inundated that staff cannot filter all terror-related content, complicating the struggle to halt the publication of terrorist propaganda and hostage videos.

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