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2008-09-16 00:00:07

Business News IN BRIEF *Best Buy, the US consumer electronics giant, is moving into the online music business with the purchase of Napster for $121m (67.6m). The deal has been unanimously approved by the board and also has the support of the company's executive stockholders.

2008-09-12 03:00:20

A MAJOR buyout in the telecommunications sector has taken place with the help of a Warwickshire law firm.

2008-09-10 00:00:19

By Cliff Feltham The Broadcasting chief Michael Grade faces humiliation today when ITV is booted out of the FTSE 100 index.

2008-09-02 03:00:21

LONDON, September 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nokia today announced that the United Kingdom will be the first market in the world to launch 'Comes With Music', its groundbreaking service which introduces a revolutionary way for people to discover and enjoy music.

2008-08-14 00:00:35

By Sarah Arnott VODAFONE is to add 50 shops to its 350-strong retail network over the coming 12 months, hiring an extra 200-plus staff on top of the 300 already being recruited to improve its face-to-face customer service.

2008-08-13 09:05:00

National retailer Best Buy Co. announced Wednesday that it will sell Apple Inc’s 3G iPhones at all of its 970 full size stores and 16 Mobile stores beginning September 7.

2008-08-11 06:00:11

US-based consumer electronics retailer Best Buy, in partnership with the UK-based telecom retailer Carphone Warehouse, plans to roll out nearly 200 stores in the UK, reported the Financial Times.

2008-08-09 18:00:11

BlackBerry will release this latest version of its emailing mobile phone later this month in an ongoing technology battle with rivals Apple and Nokia. The new phone, called the Bold, will go on sale in the UK around the middle of this month, although no date has yet been set.

2008-08-02 18:00:13

FOOTAGE of tenor Paul Potts in his first television appearance has become one of the most popular TV archive clips ever.

2008-08-01 18:00:14

By CLINTON MANNING ALMOST pounds 2billion was wiped off the value of BT yesterday as it lost the latest skirmish in the battle for broadband customers. The phone giant said 103,000 new customers signed up for its high- speed internet service in the three months to the end of June.

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