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Something in the air tonight
When drone sightings closed the Gatwick runways, Transport Secretary Chris Grayling told the camera "Britain is facing a new threat". New? Really? This "new" threat to air safety is one that many have warned about for several years, ever since the quadcopter became a consumer item.

2018, a breakthrough year for AI
Technology fads come and go. Most of them just go, but one which has come and looks like staying is Artificial Intelligence (AI). It is certainly the marketing buzzword of the year and it is hard to find any new product which doesn't include AI in the spec sheets, or any new research which doesn't propose using an AI methodology.

Hitting the nail on the head
According to a survey by the consumer organisation, WHICH, completed by 10,000 online shoppers, the Homebase website has been rated bottom of the pile for online shopping experience in UK retail. Its closest competitor, B&Q, fared almost as badly, finishing just two places higher in the list of 118 sites considered.

Abuse privacy at your own risk
Companies which flout the privacy regulations are increasingly paying the penalty, and the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) is not pulling its punches. This month it has fined two firms who made unsolicited marketing calls to people registered with the Telephone Preference Service (TPS).

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