‘Secretive’ data company Palantir files to go public

‘Secretive’ data company Palantir files to go public

Palantir has confidentially filed to go public, paving the way for investors to take a stake in the historically shadowy big data company founded by Trump donor Peter Thiel.  The data analysis software company, which runs its European operations from London, submitted...
Doctors set to be paid to send obese patients to slimming classes

Doctors set to be paid to send obese patients to slimming classes

With 29 per cent of adults in England now classed as obese – meaning a body mass index over 30 – it could see 12 million people offered help to shed excess weight. Tam Fry, from the National Obesity Forum, said the move was “a step in the right direction”,...