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Japan's Pioneer restructures and sells its DJ equipment unit to US private equity firm KKR in a $550m deal.
A profile of Everett Alvarez, the former US Navy pilot, who spent eight and a half years as a prisoner of war in North Vietnam, before a successful career in government and business.
BBC Click looks at a new laser projector that promises to deliver brighter and clearer pictures.
Hotel chain Radisson suspends its sponsorship of NFL team Minnesota Vikings after one of their players was charged with child abuse.
The US space agency picks the companies it hopes can take the country's astronauts back into space - a capability lost when the shuttles retired in 2011.
Moves to tackle corporate tax avoidance on a global scale are unveiled by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
Atlantic City's long hot streak comes to an end
Russian authorities urged people not to panic on Tuesday as the rouble fell to a new all-time low against the US dollar amid concerns about the effect of sanctions on the country's economy.
Chinese footwear firm Ultrasonic has announced the disappearance of its chief executive and chief operating officer, along with most of its cash.
Cheaper food and fuel prices helped to push down the UK consumer price inflation rate to 1.5% in August, official figures show.
A German judge has overturned a temporary injunction which banned Uber from operating one of its services in the country.
Investor sentiment in Germany fall for the ninth month in a row as conflict in Ukraine and weak economic growth in the eurozone undermine confidence, a survey suggests.
What Ireland says about Scotland's economic prospects
Tens of thousands of Chinese are evacuated as Typhoon Kalmaegi lands in Hainan province, after barrelling past the Philippines and Hong Kong.
Shares in online fashion firm Asos fall 14% in early trading after it downgraded its profit forecast for the coming financial year.
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How is the Scottish referendum affecting markets?
Ivorian Coast entrepreneur Thierry N'Doufou talks about how he developed a tablet computer which he wants to be used by all school children in the country.
How an Ivory Coast company developed a tablet computer which is being introduced in the country's schools.
Technology designed to build houses on Mars could also let us 3D print our own dream homes in less than 24 hours