MP demands apology after abusive tweets are traced to Wonga employee

Guardian uncovers evidence that employee of online lender abused anti-payday loans campaigner Stella Creasy on Twitter The MP and anti-payday loans campaigner Stella Creasy has demanded an apology from the online lender Wonga after a Guardian investigation uncovered evidence that an employee of the firm has been using an anonymous Twitter account to publicly attack […]


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The Apple tax: will the Samsung verdict leave consumers paying more?

Analysts have claimed the $1bn ruling will make phones more expensive, but Microsoft and others will continue to compete Once upon a time, Steve Ballmer blasted Apple for asking its customers to pay $500 for an Apple logo. This was the “Apple tax“, the price difference between the solid, professional workmanship of a laptop running on […]


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GDF Suez’s nuclear reservations hit government energy policy

French firm needs more financial incentives if it is to proceed with new nuclear plant in Cumbria, says CEO Gérard Mestrallet The government’s energy policy has suffered a fresh blow when GDF Suez, the French firm behind plans to build a new nuclear plant in Cumbria, said it needed more financial incentives if it was […]


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