Ofcom seeks to scrap local TV roll-out Fri, 20 Apr 2018 14:09:58 GMT
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The media regulator says launching more local TV stations in the UK is not viable. GDPR: Are you ready for the EU's huge data privacy shake-up? Fri, 20 Apr 2018 20:07:33 GMT
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Organisations have just seven weeks to prepare for a major shake-up to EU data privacy laws. HQ Trivia: The free app giving away thousands of pounds Sat, 21 Apr 2018 00:00:57 GMT
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How does a free app with no adverts go about becoming a success with Hollywood actors whilst giving away thousands in cash? Facebook removes 'gay sex for rent' posts Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:13:09 GMT
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An investigation found groups offering free accommodation for young men in exchange for sex. Google's SMS replacement ready to launch Fri, 20 Apr 2018 10:34:43 GMT
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Android phones are beginning to receive Google's feature-rich new service called Chat. German supreme court rejects ad-block challenge Fri, 20 Apr 2018 12:19:13 GMT
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Publishing giant Axel Springer has lost a long-running case seeking to limit the use of Adblock Plus. Meet the robots that can pick and plant better than we can Thu, 19 Apr 2018 23:03:35 GMT
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Farmers are turning to robots to plant seedlings and pick produce because of human worker shortages. Facebook to exclude billions from European privacy laws Thu, 19 Apr 2018 11:43:01 GMT
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A total of 1.5 billion international Facebook users will not be protected under GDPR. TalkTalk and Vodafone top complaints chart again Thu, 19 Apr 2018 09:38:00 GMT
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TalkTalk, Vodafone and BT drew the most complaints for their services, the regulator says. Ikea's TaskRabbit app back online after data breach Thu, 19 Apr 2018 09:46:54 GMT
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The odd jobs marketplace has been investigating a "cyber-security incident". Bitcoin peaks and falls become race tracks Wed, 18 Apr 2018 09:37:22 GMT
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The rapidly changing value of crypto-currency has been turned into a mobile game. NHS website defaced by hackers Wed, 18 Apr 2018 16:32:31 GMT
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The digital vandalism was spotted by a security researcher and has since been fixed. Facebook seeks facial recognition consent in EU and Canada Wed, 18 Apr 2018 04:56:04 GMT
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Amid a privacy crisis, Facebook asks permission to expand use of facial recognition technology. Are AI fairytales the future? Wed, 18 Apr 2018 13:03:34 GMT
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The first AI fairytale has been written by an algorithm, a company claims - a taste of future story-telling? Wish.com: Penis advert appeared in video game apps Tue, 17 Apr 2018 23:02:50 GMT
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US retailer Wish.com is admonished by UK ad watchdog for the third time since November. Steep rise in child abuse images online, charity reports Tue, 17 Apr 2018 23:01:10 GMT
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The Internet Watch Foundation found more than 78,000 website addresses with child abuse images in 2017. Iceland's Bitcoin heist suspect 'flees on PM's plane' Wed, 18 Apr 2018 16:20:38 GMT
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The man fled from Iceland to Sweden on a passenger plane reportedly also carrying the prime minister. NHS ransomware attack response criticised Tue, 17 Apr 2018 22:53:25 GMT
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MPs say it is "alarming" plans to improve cyber-security after the Wannacry attack have not been agreed. Ikea app TaskRabbit reveals security breach Tue, 17 Apr 2018 10:28:44 GMT
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TaskRabbit says it is working with law enforcement, and its website is offline. Russia's Telegram block hits web users Tue, 17 Apr 2018 13:44:28 GMT
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Russia blocks millions of IP addresses in move to shut down Telegram messaging platform. School warns over Roblox and Fortnite online games Wed, 18 Apr 2018 07:58:19 GMT
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Roblox and Fortnite enable players to talk to interact with each other via online chat. Facebook facial recognition faces class-action suit Tue, 17 Apr 2018 03:32:50 GMT
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Damages could amount to "billions of dollars", the judge says. T-Mobile fined over false ringtones Tue, 17 Apr 2018 11:33:16 GMT
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The firm paid $40m (Ł27m) over claims it employed false ringtones rather than fixing call problems. 'Lazy hackers' turn to automated attack tools Tue, 17 Apr 2018 10:23:38 GMT
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Sophisticated bots are doing the hard work of breaking down digital defences, suggests study. Brexit: 'Rife misuse' of data by Leave.EU, MPs told Tue, 17 Apr 2018 14:40:35 GMT
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Ex-Cambridge Analytica employee tells MPs that UKIP data was received as part of work for Leave.EU. China's ZTE 'poses risk to UK security' Mon, 16 Apr 2018 15:02:49 GMT
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Cyber-defence watchdog tells the UK telecoms sector not to use the Chinese firm's equipment. Singapore uncovers 'high-tech' exam cheating plot Tue, 17 Apr 2018 06:46:51 GMT
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The students snuck in mobile phones and wore skin-coloured earphones during their exams. Netflix overseas sales set to overtake US Tue, 17 Apr 2018 07:52:46 GMT
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The streaming service now has 125 million subscribers, after adding 7.4 million more in the first quarter. Russia accused of global net hack attacks Mon, 16 Apr 2018 16:58:24 GMT
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Russia is seeking to hijack essential internet hardware, US and UK intelligence agencies allege. Facebook expels alt-right figurehead Mon, 16 Apr 2018 12:53:39 GMT
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White nationalist Richard Spencer's three Facebook pages are blocked on a permanent basis. Artificial intelligence must be 'for common good' Sun, 15 Apr 2018 23:32:46 GMT
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Artificial intelligence must never be given powers to hurt or deceive people. a parliamentary report says. Wetherspoon pub chain shuts its social media accounts Mon, 16 Apr 2018 11:21:30 GMT
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Chairman Tim Martin condemns trolling and says limiting social media use would be better for society. What Remains of Edith Finch wins Bafta's top games award Thu, 12 Apr 2018 20:10:14 GMT
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What Remains of Edith Finch scores an upset by beating Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice at the Baftas. Nintendo celebrates Bafta hat trick Thu, 12 Apr 2018 20:39:35 GMT
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Nintendo's Shinya Takahashi says he is "very happy" with the company's success at the Baftas. Hellblade: Our big risk paid off with five Bafta wins Thu, 12 Apr 2018 21:59:11 GMT
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Making a video game about mental health was worth the risk, says its creator. Tim Schafer: My games suffered 'bit rot' Thu, 12 Apr 2018 10:26:01 GMT
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The award-winning games designer says many of his classics became unplayable on modern machines. Minister ridiculed for saying ancient India invented internet Wed, 18 Apr 2018 06:51:56 GMT
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Biplap Deb cited the ancient Hindu epic Mahabharata but his statement has attracted ridicule. Robo farmers Thu, 19 Apr 2018 23:04:08 GMT
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Farmers are working on robotic solutions due to a shortage of human workers to pick difficult crops. Life of a meme Tue, 17 Apr 2018 12:45:18 GMT
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What do pictures of two guys pointing at each other and yelling tell us about how a meme begins and ends? Ninjas and nanobots Mon, 16 Apr 2018 23:33:51 GMT
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Is the fusion of biology and technology speeding us towards a synthetic future? First timer Fri, 13 Apr 2018 15:19:00 GMT
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The big winner at the Bafta Games Awards was Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice, including Best Performer - won by a video editor. Coffee trends Fri, 13 Apr 2018 20:48:59 GMT
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Coffee in five charts: How coffee drinking varies around the world. Bug hunters Thu, 12 Apr 2018 23:00:25 GMT
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Big rewards are available for hackers who can spot when websites have got their coding wrong. '600 apps had my data' Mon, 09 Apr 2018 23:05:09 GMT
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Data harvesting is a multi-billion dollar industry privacy campaigners believe is far too opaque. What does the future hold for humanoid robots? Wed, 21 Mar 2018 02:43:01 GMT
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Machines that can fully mimic natural body movements are still a long way off, says Will Jackson. Aubrey de Grey: Treating ageing as a curable disease Mon, 19 Mar 2018 00:15:27 GMT
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The scientist aims to develop therapies to repair damage at the molecular and cellular level. NanoMap: How uncertainty helps this drone fly Fri, 16 Mar 2018 02:26:15 GMT
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MIT CSAIL's NanoMap system enables drones to avoid obstacles while flying at 20 mph (32km/h) Visual effects behind Thor: Ragnarok Tue, 13 Mar 2018 00:07:47 GMT
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Click talks to Alexis Wajsbrot, the visual effects supervisor for Thor: Ragnarok. Robot visits a pub for Westworld promotion and other news Fri, 20 Apr 2018 10:05:22 GMT
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BBC Click's Jen Copestake looks at some of the best technology news stories of the week. Russia's Telegram ban 'failing' Fri, 20 Apr 2018 18:38:12 GMT
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The messaging app is working around attempts to block it by authorities. God of War: Giving gaming new emotions Fri, 20 Apr 2018 04:47:03 GMT
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The team behind God of War tell Newsbeat the gaming industry is maturing to tackle more complex emotions than ever before. The helmet which gives firefighters 'X-ray vision' Thu, 19 Apr 2018 09:21:54 GMT
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The C-Thru lens uses augmented reality to improve firefighters’ sight in poor visibility. Nasa's Tess: Planet-hunting satellite lifts off Thu, 19 Apr 2018 08:42:05 GMT
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Nasa's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (Tess) searches for new planets. Why India's Paytm isn't afraid of WhatsApp Wed, 18 Apr 2018 23:44:23 GMT
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India's youngest billionaire, Vijay Shekhar Sharma, says Indian firms are ready to challenge the West.