The employment report does not look pretty
By Nick Beecroft - 06 September 18:17

Here's how to read it.

New Statesman
Five questions answered on the recent spurt in UK house prices
By Heidi Vella - 06 September 12:41

Highest annual rate since June 2010.

Marissa Mayer! There is too much whimsy!!
By Fred Crawley - 06 September 9:21

So much whimsy.

New Statesman
Swiss bearings maker SKF to buy Kaydon for $1.25bn
By New Statesman - 06 September 8:23

SKF expects to achieve annual cost synergies of $30m and sales synergies of $50m with the acquisition.

Are Everton FC silencing dissent?
By Martin Cloake - 06 September 8:07

How a free school objector got smeared.

New Statesman
BAE Systems to close Lemont Furnace facility in US
By New Statesman - 06 September 7:36

The move could affect more than 100 employees.

New Statesman
Morning Wrap: today's top business stories
By New Statesman - 06 September 7:23

News stories from around the web.

@5WrightStuff 1m  Is a hug is as good as a kiss? Or would alarm bells start ring
HIV vaccine gets a bit closer
By Heidi Vella - 05 September 17:43

No adverse side effects.

Can the Ministry of Sound sue Spotify – and should they?
By Alex Hern - 05 September 15:37

There's a copyright in playlists, argues the dance music label, and Alex Hern agrees.

The Universal Credit disaster was not a simple IT screw-up
By David Bicknell - 05 September 10:30

The whole thing emerges with very little credit.

Apple's iOS 7 isn't for you. But you should upgrade anyway
By Alex Hern - 05 September 9:55

The secret target of Apple's new iOS releases is developers. But that doesn't mean users don't get benefits.

New Statesman
Motorola Mobility to pay $14.5m in damages to Microsoft
By New Statesman - 05 September 7:56

The technology giant wins second patent trial.

New Statesman
UK car sales momentum to continue in 2013
By New Statesman - 05 September 7:46

Fall in domestic demand could hurt car sales in Europe.

New Statesman
Morning Wrap: today's top business stories
By New Statesman - 05 September 7:15

News stories from around the web.

How long will it be before we ban fast food?
By Billy Bambrough - 04 September 12:05

You can't have that. You're far too fat.

Mark Carney: time lord?
By Stewart Cowley - 04 September 10:47

Is the bank of England Governor messing with the very fabric of time?

Did we all go out of our minds on transfer deadline day?
By Martin Cloake - 04 September 10:27

It is obscene and absurd — but Martin Cloake can't stop watching.

New Statesman
News Corp offloads 33 publications in Dow Jones Local Media Group
By new-statesman - 04 September 7:58

The sold assets will be managed by GateHouse Media.

New Statesman
Data sovereignty is back on the agenda
By Len Padilla - 04 September 7:55

This is a problem for CIOs.

New Statesman
SFO to prosecute Olympus and subsidiary Gyrus
By New Statesman - 04 September 7:35

The British fraud regulatory agency completes two-year investigation.

New Statesman
Morning Wrap: today's top business stories
By New Statesman - 04 September 7:24

News stories from around the web.

Forty years until we get "personal nanofactories"?
By James Evans - 03 September 18:15

A prominent futurist has predicted that in just forty years, we'll be able to produce anything from the basic building-blocks of matter itself.

New Statesman
Amazon offers free ebooks to owners of print books
By Alex Hern - 03 September 16:05

Keeping up the fire metaphors, the programme is called "MatchBook".

Twelve steps to stop tax avoidance
By Chris Nicholas - 03 September 14:45

Tax avoidance is now endemic, with companies and the wealthy often paying derisory amounts of tax. Public anger has so far met with hollow rhetoric, handwringing and vested interest rationalisations. Robust steps to stamp it out are needed.

Wonga announces record profits – but should they have them?
By Carl Packman - 03 September 10:47

Carl Packman asks if we can be comfortable living in a country where Wonga makes millions.

Annette Ashby, the first woman to be elected to the Society of Engineers
Get more women into tech? My colleagues never got the memo
By Tina Amirtha - 03 September 10:20

Forget the motivational media campaigns - Tina Amirtha explains what it's really like to be a female engineer in a male-dominated profession.