Why bots probably aren't gaming the 'Cancel Brexit' petition Fri, 22 Mar 2019 13:39:46 GMT
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Questions have been asked about whether all the 3m signatures on the petition are genuine. Security flaw put RBS customers at risk of cyber-attack Fri, 22 Mar 2019 15:17:40 GMT
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Software designed to prevent cyber-attacks had a bug that could have let hackers get at machines. Facebook staff 'flagged Cambridge Analytica fears earlier than thought' Fri, 22 Mar 2019 11:54:43 GMT
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Facebook says concerns raised about data-scraping were not related to the previously reported scandal. Autonomous shuttle to be tested in New York City Fri, 22 Mar 2019 14:46:02 GMT
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The self-driving shuttle will be available to workers at a large site in Brooklyn. Health apps pose 'unprecedented' privacy risks Thu, 21 Mar 2019 14:01:38 GMT
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Data is being shared with companies, including Amazon and Google, a study of popular apps finds. Millions of Facebook passwords exposed internally Thu, 21 Mar 2019 18:30:18 GMT
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Developers working for Facebook logged the passwords in plain text as they wrote code for the site. Uber 'picks New York Stock Exchange' for stock listing Fri, 22 Mar 2019 02:10:17 GMT
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The firm's public stock offering is expected in the coming months and may be one of the biggest in 2019. Huawei ban would delay 5G rollout: Three Thu, 21 Mar 2019 17:34:20 GMT
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The boss of mobile operator Three said he was confident the Chinese firm was not a threat to customers. Christchurch shootings: 'Bad actors' helped attack videos spread online Thu, 21 Mar 2019 12:05:00 GMT
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Edited clips were continually uploaded to help defeat automatic detection systems, says Facebook Arrests shut down illegal TV streaming gang Thu, 21 Mar 2019 17:49:38 GMT
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The gang behind the net TV services offered access to hundreds of channels in 30 countries. Artificial intelligence: Algorithms face scrutiny over potential bias Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:50:14 GMT
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Artificial intelligence used in the justice and financial systems is to be investigated. Oculus releases updated Rift VR headset Thu, 21 Mar 2019 15:13:50 GMT
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The updated flagship headset has sharper displays but still needs to be tethered to a PC to work. Korea spycam porn: 1,600 fall victim and four men arrested Wed, 20 Mar 2019 21:44:36 GMT
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Four men allegedly filmed 1,600 guests in 30 South Korean hotels and sold the footage online. 'Cancel Brexit' petition passes 2m signatures on Parliament site Thu, 21 Mar 2019 22:50:51 GMT
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A call to revoke Article 50 generates the fastest ever rate of signatures on Parliament's website. Apple's new AirPods have Siri built-in Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:45:58 GMT
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The new earphones also have longer battery life and a chip that can better maintain a wireless connection. Instagram eating disorder content 'out of control' Wed, 20 Mar 2019 17:00:48 GMT
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Psychiatrists raise concerns as the BBC finds children are swapping extreme images of weight loss. US mum 'abused kids who performed on family YouTube channel' Wed, 20 Mar 2019 19:15:47 GMT
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The woman, whose children performed on the Fantastic Adventures channel, denies charges of child abuse. Facebook settles job discrimination case Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:13:25 GMT
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The social media giant bans targeting ads for jobs, accommodation or credit on the basis of gender, age or postcode. Google tweaks search after EU competition scrutiny Wed, 20 Mar 2019 10:56:34 GMT
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Rival companies' price comparison results will be displayed more prominently thanks to the changes. PayPal urged to block essay firm cheats Wed, 20 Mar 2019 02:11:30 GMT
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Ministers call for payments companies to block essay writing firms, in a bid to beat university cheats. Huge aluminium plants hit by 'severe' ransomware attack Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:22:15 GMT
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The Norwegian firm, which employs 35,000 people worldwide, has switched to manual controls at some plants. Tracking tools found on EU government and health websites Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:34:52 GMT
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The trackers, used to monitor user behaviour online, were found on thousands of official web pages. US politician Devin Nunes sues Twitter over insults Tue, 19 Mar 2019 15:38:31 GMT
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A Republican congressman said the platform didn't crack down on "defamatory" tweets. The SEC calls for new contempt sanctions for Elon Musk Tue, 19 Mar 2019 17:15:42 GMT
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US financial regulator has called for sanctions after Mr Musk tweeted without seeking Tesla's approval. Snapchat under scrutiny from MPs over 'addictive' streaks Tue, 19 Mar 2019 13:02:48 GMT
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Executives promise to examine a Snapchat feature which has been criticised as potentially addictive. Vote Leave fined over thousands of unsolicited texts Tue, 19 Mar 2019 13:48:04 GMT
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The group could not prove that everybody who received its promotional message had consented. Facebook: New Zealand attack video viewed 4,000 times Tue, 19 Mar 2019 11:32:33 GMT
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Facebook says 4,000 people viewed the original attack video and fewer than 200 watched it live. MySpace admits losing 12 years' worth of music uploads Mon, 18 Mar 2019 10:36:36 GMT
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The social network has apologised for losing the data during a server migration. Ocado sales hit by warehouse fire Tue, 19 Mar 2019 10:22:47 GMT
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The firm had more orders per week, but their average size was slightly lower. UK space internet firm OneWeb ready for lift-off Mon, 18 Mar 2019 07:13:59 GMT
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OneWeb secures new funding enabling it to speed up plans for a global high-speed broadband network. Christchurch shootings: Sajid Javid warns tech giants over footage Sat, 16 Mar 2019 07:23:57 GMT
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The home secretary says firms "must do more" after the New Zealand attack was shown live on Facebook. WorldPay payments firm in $43bn sale to US rival Mon, 18 Mar 2019 15:28:33 GMT
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Payment processor WorldPay, once part of RBS bank, is sold to Fidelity National Information Services. Christchurch shootings: Social media races to stop attack footage Sat, 16 Mar 2019 20:52:19 GMT
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Why was a video of the shootings shared on social media and what can be done about the wider threat? Hong Kong subway trains collide amid new signal system trials Mon, 18 Mar 2019 14:00:41 GMT
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Two trains collide during a new signal system trial, threatening travel disruption for millions. How swarming drones will change warfare Sat, 16 Mar 2019 00:41:03 GMT
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Flocks of airborne robots are being developed, able to collaborate and overwhelm enemy defences. Musk adds new Model Y to electric car line-up Fri, 15 Mar 2019 05:13:04 GMT
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The new mass-market electric vehicle has a base price of $39,000 and a 230-mile range. First look at Samsung S10 and Fold phones Wed, 20 Feb 2019 19:28:31 GMT
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The BBC's Rory Cellan-Jones goes hands-on with the new phones in Samsung's Galaxy range. The basketball coverage directed and filmed by AI Thu, 14 Feb 2019 08:37:26 GMT
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The British Basketball League is testing a new way of filming games that picks the action using AI. Haidilao: Robots staff China's top hotpot chain Thu, 31 Jan 2019 00:21:42 GMT
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Robot waiters and chefs form the future of hotpot chain Haidilao. How Spatial and augmented reality could change work Sat, 02 Feb 2019 00:09:54 GMT
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The software allows people to chat and share images, videos and 3D models in augmented reality. San Francisco moves to ban e-cigarettes until health effects known Wed, 20 Mar 2019 09:37:09 GMT
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The law would halt sales until vaping's health effects are fully evaluated by US regulators. Tokyo 2020: Robots to feature at Olympic and Paralympic Games Wed, 20 Mar 2019 09:27:11 GMT
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The Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games are set to revolutionise the way spectators experience sporting events - by introducing robots How do you know where your olive oil really comes from? Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:13:05 GMT
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New technologies are helping track the provenance of food throughout the supply chain. George the Poet: Social media gives poets 'a fair shot' Thu, 21 Mar 2019 03:56:44 GMT
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George the Poet says social media propelled his career and made poetry more accessible. Can you murder a robot? Sun, 17 Mar 2019 00:24:01 GMT
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Does it matter if we hurt a robot? And should we have rules to make sure they don't hurt us? Why are Venezuelans seeking refuge in crypto-currencies? Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:05:37 GMT
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As Venezuela staggers under political and economic crises, its citizens are embracing digital money. Can AI help spice up your life? Fri, 15 Mar 2019 00:06:22 GMT
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How AI is helping to come up with new weird and wonderful spice combinations. Drones: Six positive ways they can be used Wed, 13 Mar 2019 13:48:13 GMT
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Extended drone no-fly zones have come into force around airports, but the technology isn't all bad. Meet Tengai, the job interview robot who won't judge you Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:10:24 GMT
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Employers can make unconscious - and unfair - judgements about interviewees within a few seconds. ‘I sold my wedding presents to set up my company’ Mon, 11 Mar 2019 00:15:19 GMT
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How tech firm Twilio was able to survive the global financial crisis and grow into a $14bn business. How quantum sensing is changing the way we see the world Fri, 08 Mar 2019 00:02:18 GMT
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Quantum sensing could let us see what's underground, detect diseases earlier, even track a submarine. If you die early, how will your children remember you? Tue, 05 Mar 2019 00:52:10 GMT
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Gaby Eirew has made it her mission to help parents leave precious video memories for children, in case they die young. Massive Attack album stored in a painting using DNA Thu, 07 Mar 2019 09:36:21 GMT
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The album Mezzanine by Massive Attack has been stored using genetic information for the first time. Post-apocalyptic video game Days Gone Days previewed Wed, 06 Mar 2019 13:50:21 GMT
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Marc Cieslak looks at the new survival video game Days Gone which is released on 26 April 2019. ‘Breathing’ robot pillow could aid sleep and other news Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:11:40 GMT
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BBC Click’s Paul Carter looks at some of the best tech news stories of the week. Could 5G and mixed reality transform the catwalk? Thu, 28 Feb 2019 11:15:24 GMT
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A mixed reality fashion show including computer animated skulls, tigers and lightning has taken place. AI turns scribbles into masterpieces and other news Fri, 22 Mar 2019 08:13:12 GMT
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BBC Click's Omar Mehtab looks at some of the best tech news stories of the week. 'My anorexia really loved Instagram' Wed, 20 Mar 2019 17:02:33 GMT
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One woman who has overcome anorexia says Instagram didn't cause her eating disorder, but it made it worse. Future transport: How will we get around in 2050? Wed, 20 Mar 2019 00:02:03 GMT
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The push for cleaner air will mean more electric vehicles that are driverless and shared, according to experts. All aboard the driverless bus in Greater Manchester Tue, 19 Mar 2019 18:32:22 GMT
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Developers hope driverless technology could be used in public transport within five years. Gum shield helps spot signs of concussion Sat, 16 Mar 2019 16:20:28 GMT
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Fitted with sensors to monitor head trauma the device feeds real-time data to nearby medical staff. Insect inspired winged drone makes a buzz and other news Fri, 15 Mar 2019 08:25:06 GMT
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BBC Click’s Lara Lewington looks at some of the best tech news stories of the week.