8th January 2019

Hyundai shows off ‘walking car’ at CES

Image copyright Hyundai Hyundai has shown off a small model of a car it says can activate robotic legs to walk at 3mph (5km/h) over rough terrain. Also able to climb a 5ft (1.5m) wall…



Morrisons sales rise but discounters rule Christmas

Image copyright Getty Images Morrisons reported a rise in sales in the Christmas shopping period, while the market share of discounters Aldi and Lidl reached its highest-ever level for the festive season. David Potts, chief…


Email error ‘like handing over your keys’

Image copyright Getty Images An expert has warned that errors made when signing up to online services could mean people are “handing over the keys to their digital life”. Prof Alan Woodward, from the University…



Deposit demands ‘tough for young buyers’

Image copyright PA House prices continue to rise and difficulties remain for those wanting to buy their first home, according to the UK’s biggest mortgage lender. The Halifax, part of Lloyds Banking Group, said that…



Samsung warns of profit drop as chip demand slows

Image copyright Getty Images Samsung Electronics expects to post a 29% drop in quarterly operating profit as demand for smartphones and memory chips slows. The firm forecasts operating earnings of 10.8 trillion Korean won ($9.7bn;…