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'Makers' are worth £18bn to the UK economy

Britain's DIY disruptors, also known as makers, are revolutionising technology in the UK – boosting GDP and creating jobs while they're at it<p>Innovators and entrepreneurs could be worth more than £18bn to the UK economy this year but further growth could be held back by financial barriers, skills …

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From Egyptian Revolutions To March Madness, Louisville's Anas Mahmoud Has Seen It All

With seven seconds left in the first half of Sunday's third-round NCAA Tournament game between Louisville and Northern Iowa, Anas Mahmoud entered the court.<p>He set up a screen for one of his Louisville Cardinals teammates before the clock ran out and the players retreated to their respective locker …

Rolls-Royce to cut 200 jobs at two factories in Scotland

More than 200 jobs are being cut at Rolls-Royce plants in Scotland under plans by the engineering giant for a worldwide cutback.<p>The company said 187 posts would go at its facility in Inchinnan, Renfrewshire, and another 31 jobs would be lost from its plant in East Kilbride, Lanarkshire. The cuts …

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Savers face worst rates since the creation of Isas

Telegraph analysis shows rates at their lowest since 1999 with banks for the first time refusing to take part in 'Isa season'<p><b>- Click for the best of Personal Finance today</b><p>Savers investing in Isas face the worst interest rates since the accounts were created in 1999, analysis by The Telegraph …

Bank of England's Ben Broadbent: deflation fears are overblown

Deputy Governor expects negative price growth to be both temporary and positive for the economy<p>Britain will not become stuck in a spiral of falling prices and wages, according to the deputy governor of the Bank of England, who said arguments that deflation in the UK could push swathes of people to …

For BlackBerry, a surprise profit

The good news for BlackBerry? The smartphone company reported a surprise profit in its most recent quarter on Friday. The bad news? It continues to lose customers hand over fist.<p>BlackBerry's sales plunged 32% to $660 million for the three months that ended in February. That was well below Wall …

Samsung's Gear VR makes its retail debut on Friday

Starting on Friday (or March 27, if you prefer) you'll be able to stroll into one of about a hundred Best Buys and walk out with a Gear VR Innovator Edition to combine with your Galaxy Note 4. This isn't the first time Samsung and Best Buy have tied up to promote one particular vision of VR; after …

Premier League clubs collectively in profit for first time in 15 years

• Deloitte figures reveal combined pre-tax profit of £190m in 2013-14<br>• Booming revenues and cost control measures behind financial boost<p>Booming broadcasting and commercial revenues combined with the introduction of new cost control rules by Uefa and the Premier League have driven top-flight clubs …