3 September 2014 Last updated at 01:21

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The UK edges up the World Economic Forum's worldwide rankings, but the group warns that the health of the global economy is at risk.


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The leaking of intimate photos of celebrities from iCloud accounts was due to a theft of log-in information, not a security breach, says Apple.

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