Police make computer hijack arrests Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:21:26 GMT
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Fifteen people have been arrested, including four in the UK, in connection with the hijacking of computers. Google tries ad-free net experiment Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:30:09 GMT
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Search giant Google has unveiled an experiment that lets people pay to visit sites rather than see adverts. Robots face new creativity test Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:43:02 GMT
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A US professor is proposing a successor to the famous Turing test devised to spot when artificial intelligence becomes "human". Warnings on 'complex' Android virus Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:59:14 GMT
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Hundreds of thousands of Android phones have been infected with malware that uses handsets to send spam and buy event tickets in bulk. Russian site lists breached webcams Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:21:37 GMT
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Data privacy watchdogs are warning the public about a Russian website that provides links to breached webcams, baby monitors and CCTV feeds. 'Poorest of poor' test talking tech Thu, 20 Nov 2014 17:22:18 GMT
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A charity is to give away 2,000 Talking Book audio computers to some of Ghana's poorest communities after securing funds from Unicef and ARM. Amnesty releases anti-spying program Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:28:14 GMT
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Amnesty International has released a program that can spot spying software used by governments to monitor activists and political opponents. Embrace the arts, engineers told Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:00:25 GMT
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Engineering needs to emphasise its creative side to encourage more young people to take it up as a career, says a leading member of the profession. Google and Rockstar end patent suit Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:58:03 GMT
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Google and patent consortium Rockstar - which includes Apple as an investor - agree to settle a patent litigation suit. Uber in Singapore taxi app regulation Fri, 21 Nov 2014 07:54:49 GMT
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Singapore plans to regulate third-party taxi booking apps such as Uber by capping fees and limiting them to use only licensed vehicles and drivers. Iran frees 'Blogfather' Derakhshan Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:10:11 GMT
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Iran's Supreme Leader has pardoned the pioneering Iranian-Canadian blogger Hossein Derakhshan after six years in prison, Iranian media report. Feminist Hacker Barbie Thu, 20 Nov 2014 17:25:22 GMT
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Internet users create a web app to edit the pages of a controversial Barbie book. Yahoo to take over search on Firefox Thu, 20 Nov 2014 05:10:48 GMT
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Tech giant Yahoo will now replace market leader Google as the default search engine on Firefox's internet browsers in the US. Sony reportedly drops Steve Jobs film Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:13:53 GMT
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Sony Pictures drops a film based on the life of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, according to reports. Apple to push Beats to all iPhones Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:45:06 GMT
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Apple plans to push the Beats music streaming service to every iPhone in the new year, according to a report in the Financial Times newspaper. Android 5.0 update causes problems Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:33:44 GMT
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Early adopters of Android Lollipop are experiencing a range of issues, causing some users to complain their devices have become "unusable". Microsoft faults knock sites offline Wed, 19 Nov 2014 12:29:16 GMT
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Faults with Microsoft's cloud computing platform Azure knock many third-party sites offline and restrict access to its own apps. Geckos inspire 'Spider-Man' gloves Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:39:24 GMT
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The way geckos climb has inspired a device that allowed a 70kg man to scale a glass wall like Spider-Man. Foo Fighters to password in six steps Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:26:10 GMT
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As a Russian website puts thousands of live video streams online, here's a guide to turning your favourite lyrics into a strong online password. VIDEO: TV technology for the 2020 Olympics Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:29:52 GMT
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How Japanese broadcaster NHK is preparing for hi-tech coverage of the 2020 Olympics. VIDEO: Festival celebrates indie gaming Thu, 06 Nov 2014 09:34:29 GMT
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Marc Cieslak visits GameCity which looks to promote the cultural benefits of playing games. VIDEO: Twitter co-founder defends application Fri, 21 Nov 2014 18:18:51 GMT
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The chairman and co-founder of Twitter is in London for the global launch of his new company 'Square'. VIDEO: Games tech boost for movie planning Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:42:11 GMT
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Researchers at Abertay University in Dundee look to have given the blockbuster a boost by applying computer games technology to the film industry. VIDEO: YouTube studios for internet stars Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:27:26 GMT
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YouTube is investing millions of dollars to set up professional studios which are free to use for anyone who has at least five thousand subscribers. VIDEO: The drone that fights fires Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:23:22 GMT
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BBC Click looks at some of the week's technology highlights. VIDEO: 'Childbirth pain' lessons for men Thu, 20 Nov 2014 23:39:02 GMT
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A hospital in China is trying to teach fathers-to-be about the experience of giving birth. VIDEO: Can Candy Crush strike lucky twice? Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:53:12 GMT
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The creators of the wildly successful mobile game Candy Crush release its follow-up: Candy Crush Soda Saga. VIDEO: Sports tech aims to boost performance Thu, 20 Nov 2014 10:01:10 GMT
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From fitness trackers to motion capture - the technology aiming to boost sporting performance. VIDEO: How the webcams were hijacked Thu, 20 Nov 2014 17:14:23 GMT
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Costas Tsivicos, UK distributor of Foscam's webcams, explains how a Russian site came to show feeds from his firm's kit, and tells consumers how to protect themselves. Please clamber around the exhibit Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:18:00 GMT
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The Tate Gallery goes 3D with Minecraft Crowd investing opens up high finance Fri, 21 Nov 2014 00:34:20 GMT
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How crowd investment platforms are shaking up start-up land Nokia's brand name merry-go-round Thu, 20 Nov 2014 03:11:18 GMT
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A new tablet branded with the Finnish firm's name creates a dilemma for Microsoft Giant robot trucks rise in Australia Tue, 18 Nov 2014 21:06:45 GMT
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Huge robots slog it out in Australia's outback Ultra HD gives firms clearer picture Tue, 18 Nov 2014 00:01:32 GMT
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4K video catches up with stills photography How Knight Rider predicted the future Mon, 17 Nov 2014 16:57:10 GMT
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Six times Knight Rider correctly predicted the future VIDEO: The kit that helps you invent gadgets Mon, 17 Nov 2014 00:52:32 GMT
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Build-your-own electronics kit