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The Bigger Picture: Could Italy endanger the EU?

Simon Rose
Original Broadcast:

The Bigger Picture

The Bigger Picture: Could Italy endanger the EU?
Professor Tim Evans looks at Italy's new government and considers whether its policies might pose a bigger problem for the EU than Brexit, at the Swiss Vollgeld referendum which, aiming at ending fractional reserve banking, is making Central Bankers nervous and at the Orwellian nightmare facing a persecuted minority in China.
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Professor Tim Evans


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Simon Rose

The Business of Film: Deadpool 2

Simon Rose
Original Broadcast:

The Business Of Film

The Business of Film: Deadpool 2
James Cameron-Wilson reviews Deadpool 2 in the context of a box office depressed by great weather, the Royal Wedding, football and other distractions. He also reviews the Blu-Ray release of the 1960 movie Inherit the Wind, with Spencer Tracy and Frederic March and the home release of the Chilean Oscar-winner, A Fantastic Woman, both of which he strongly recommends.
Guest:

James Cameron Wilson


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Simon Rose

The Week That Was: Marks & Spencer

Simon Rose
Original Broadcast:

The Week That Was

The Week That Was: Marks & Spencer
Graham Spooner of The Share Centre looks at the recent results from Marks & Spencer, asking if they could have done anything differently with hindsight. He also examines the closure of Tesco's non-food website Tesco Direct and figures from Kingfisher as well as setting into context in the light of the record highs for the stock market and the firmness of the oil price.
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Graham Spooner


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Gadgets & Gizmos: Restaurant-booking by robot

Simon Rose
Original Broadcast:

Gadgets and Gizmos

Gadgets & Gizmos: Restaurant-booking by robot
Steve Caplin turns his attention to the Google virtual assistant that can book restaurants, the device to "magnetise rice", 3D helmets for the Swiss Guard, Uber and NASA's flying taxis, chatting with life-size holograms and the Boggle-solving app.
Guest:

Steve Caplin


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Simon Rose

Motley Fool Money: Retail Surprises, Sports Betting, and Royal Marital Advice

Simon Rose
Original Broadcast:

Motley Fool Show

Motley Fool Money: Retail Surprises, Sports Betting, and Royal Marital Advice
Want to keep up with the latest earnings updates from the States? Well join Chris Hill and the Motley Fool Radio Show team here on Share Radio, direct from Washington DC, for news, views and analysis of the US stocks that matter. In this week's show: Macy’s surprises; Walmart slips; Home Depot sells off; PayPal makes a big buy; And Campbell’s Soup gets a shakeup; Our analysts discuss those stories and dish out some marital advice for the royal wedding.
Guest:

Chris Hill


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The Bigger Picture: Does Brexit still mean Brexit?

Simon Rose
Original Broadcast:

The Bigger Picture

The Bigger Picture: Does Brexit still mean Brexit?
Political commentator Mike Indian considers whether Theresa May's position has become untenable, and what extending the UK's membership of the customs union would mean. He also looks at the recent local election results and wonders why Labour didn't do better, as well as discussing the East Coast Line being taken back under state control.
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Mike Indian


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The Week That Was: Royal Mail, Burberry & Vodafone

Simon Rose
Original Broadcast:

The Week That Was

The Week That Was: Royal Mail, Burberry & Vodafone
Helal Miah of The Share Centre looks back at recent news from Royal Mail, Burberry, Vodafone, Ocado, Stagecoach and Mothercare and looks ahead to forthcoming results from M&S, Kingfisher and Babcock.
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Helal Miah


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Simon Rose

Gadgets & Gizmos: Yanny or Laurel?

Simon Rose
Original Broadcast:

Gadgets and Gizmos

Gadgets & Gizmos: Yanny or Laurel?
Does Steve Caplin hear "Yanny" or "Laurel"? What do you hear? Steve also looks at time travelling guests, failure for facial recognition, Gmail's automatic email generator, windows for blind travellers and the world's "most advanced underwear" that doesn't need to be changed for weeks!
Guest:

Steve Caplin


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Simon Rose

The Business of Film: The Square

Simon Rose
Original Broadcast:

The Business Of Film

The Business of Film: The Square
James Cameron-Wilson skims through reviews of Sherlock Gnomes, Life of the Party, Breaking In, Redoubtable and How to Talk to Girls at Parties, concentrating instead on two home video releases. He reviews Swedish Oscar nominee The Square and The Greatest Showman, bizarrely still showing in UK cinemas, despite having been released before Christmas.
Guest:

James Cameron Wilson


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Simon Rose

Motley Fool Money: Uber's Road Ahead

Simon Rose
Original Broadcast:

Motley Fool Show

Motley Fool Money: Uber's Road Ahead
Want to keep up with the latest earnings updates from the States? Well join Chris Hill and the Motley Fool Radio Show team here on Share Radio, direct from Washington DC, for news, views and analysis of the US stocks that matter. In this week's show: Wall Street shrugs off big earnings from Disney; Nvidia connects; TripAdvisor flies higher; MercadoLibre stumbles; Electronic Arts wraps up a strong year; iQiyi pops, while Dropbox drops.
Guest:

Chris Hill


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