Google to add 'news feed' to website and app Wed, 19 Jul 2017 13:22:58 GMT
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A Facebook-style feed of news stories and videos will be rolled out across Google's services. Instagram tops cyber-bullying study Tue, 18 Jul 2017 23:11:47 GMT
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Seven per cent of young social media users said they had been bullied on the photo-themed app. Virgin complaint bans Sky broadband ad Wed, 19 Jul 2017 12:00:33 GMT
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The advert claimed Sky broadband was "super reliable", which the Advertising Standards Authority disputed. Is WhatsApp being censored in China? Wed, 19 Jul 2017 05:23:54 GMT
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The messaging service has faced service disruptions, but it censorship, or is there another explanation? Google Glass smart eyewear returns Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:41:47 GMT
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A revamped version of the technology company's augmented-reality eyewear is to be sold by software partners. Petya cyber-attack still disrupting firms weeks later Tue, 18 Jul 2017 16:30:22 GMT
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Some businesses hit by the Petya cyber-attack have not yet returned to normal operations. Robot 'drowns' in fountain mishap Tue, 18 Jul 2017 12:21:22 GMT
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The wheeled security robot in Washington DC tumbled into a fountain at an office building. Newcastle City Council admits adoption data leak Mon, 17 Jul 2017 17:02:26 GMT
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The leaked information includes names of current and former adoptees, parents and social workers Ori's robotic furniture zooms across apartment Tue, 18 Jul 2017 10:23:03 GMT
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A robotics start-up creates voice-controlled furniture that moves to maximise space in small flats. Hacks 'probably compromised' UK industry Tue, 18 Jul 2017 11:03:59 GMT
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The analysis was made by GCHQ, according to a document seen by technology website Motherboard. Openreach mulls full fibre rollout for 10 million in UK Tue, 18 Jul 2017 12:27:03 GMT
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Openreach, newly split from BT, is considering faster fibre services but wants help from industry. Porn ID checks set to start in April 2018 Mon, 17 Jul 2017 12:21:23 GMT
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The government sets a nine-month countdown to porn ID checks, but is told this seems "unrealistic". Japan's zero-gravity space drone sends first pictures from ISS Tue, 18 Jul 2017 04:25:03 GMT
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Life on the International Space Station has been photographed by an impossibly cute drone from Japan. Netflix now has 104 million subscribers worldwide Mon, 17 Jul 2017 23:14:06 GMT
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Shares in the video streaming firm surge in after-hours trading on better-than-expected results. Drone 'threat' to planes over Israel Mon, 17 Jul 2017 15:22:43 GMT
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A man is arrested on suspicion of flying a consumer drone close to planes preparing to land in Tel Aviv. HTC backlash over pop-up ads on keyboard Mon, 17 Jul 2017 11:51:29 GMT
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The phone maker says the pop-ups have been seen because of an "error" to the annoyance of users. Facebook refuses Pakistan's ID demands Mon, 17 Jul 2017 16:19:23 GMT
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The government wanted changes to help it track the creators of blasphemous posts. Ashley Madison offers $11m settlement Mon, 17 Jul 2017 09:19:05 GMT
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The company behind the hacked infidelity website is hoping to settle a number of class actions. Emojis honoured in world celebration Mon, 17 Jul 2017 03:16:15 GMT
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New York's Empire State Building will be lit up in yellow for World Emoji Day. Telegram to block terror channels after Indonesian ban Mon, 17 Jul 2017 06:48:47 GMT
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Telegram promises to move quicker on radical content after Indonesia briefly shuts it down. 'It was always going to happen': Inside the cyber-attack on parliament Mon, 17 Jul 2017 00:59:28 GMT
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The inside story of the day hackers attacked parliament - and how the security team fought back. Pleasurewood Hills rollercoaster rescue Mon, 17 Jul 2017 08:13:56 GMT
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A man stuck on the Wipeout ride had to be rescued by firefighters. Australian PM seeks access to encrypted messages Fri, 14 Jul 2017 10:39:39 GMT
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The country's leader says the internet cannot be a "dark place" for criminals to communicate. DeepMind AI is learning to walk and other tech news Fri, 14 Jul 2017 09:59:27 GMT
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BBC Click’s Marc Cieslak looks at some of the best of the week's technology news stories. Luxury phone-maker Vertu collapses Thu, 13 Jul 2017 10:51:20 GMT
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The British-based company will be liquidated, resulting in the loss of nearly 200 jobs. Bupa data breach affects 500,000 insurance customers Thu, 13 Jul 2017 14:28:14 GMT
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An employee copied and removed customer information on international insurance plans, Bupa says. Judge rules pacemaker data admissible in court Thu, 13 Jul 2017 14:06:12 GMT
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A man charged with aggravated arson is set to have his pacemaker data used in evidence against him. EU clamps down on social media job snoops Thu, 13 Jul 2017 11:04:57 GMT
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Employers should have legal grounds to conduct social media searches on job applicants, says EU group. DraftKings and FanDuel abandon fantasy sports merger Thu, 13 Jul 2017 20:59:56 GMT
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US government officials said in June the deal raised concerns about competition and they would try to block it. Google announces London cloud computing data centre Thu, 13 Jul 2017 11:03:56 GMT
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The technology giant seeks to deliver a faster cloud computing service to European businesses, Would using an eye scanner make mobile banking secure? Thu, 20 Jul 2017 03:39:59 GMT
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TSB customers will be able to try out iris scanning technology to access their bank account. WhatsApp video messages 'blocked' in China Wed, 19 Jul 2017 23:25:20 GMT
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Chinese authorities also appear to have stopped users sending photos and voice messages. Hands-on with the sci-fi shooter Destiny 2 Beta Tue, 18 Jul 2017 23:14:30 GMT
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A pre-release online beta where fans can experience how the new game plays has been released. Bermuda shipwreck digitally recreated by divers Tue, 18 Jul 2017 07:31:55 GMT
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The seas around Bermuda have more shipwrecks per mile than any other place on Earth. Afghan female robotics team land in US Tue, 18 Jul 2017 00:43:07 GMT
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An Afghan all-girl robotics team who were initially denied visas arrive in the US for a competition. Telescopes to reach nine billion light years away Tue, 18 Jul 2017 00:10:36 GMT
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New radio telescopes far more powerful than any used before aim to shed light on extra terrestrial activity. Despacito breaks global streaming record Wed, 19 Jul 2017 05:09:10 GMT
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Luis Fonsi's single becomes the most-streamed song of all time, overtaking Justin Bieber's Sorry. Taiwan woman divorces husband who ignored her messages Mon, 17 Jul 2017 13:41:42 GMT
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A woman in Taiwan is granted a divorce after her husband read her messages - but never replied. Living dragonfly drones take flight Mon, 10 Jul 2017 00:07:53 GMT
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Researchers hope to use the insect to get to areas larger drones cannot reach. The house being built by robots and 3D printers Wed, 05 Jul 2017 23:02:02 GMT
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A three-storey house is being designed, planned and built predominately by robots and 3D printers. Driving a car made from biodegradable materials Sat, 01 Jul 2017 02:18:49 GMT
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The four-seater car is made from sugar beet, coated with flax and mixed with bio-plastic. 3D-printed structures change shape when heated Tue, 04 Jul 2017 23:10:20 GMT
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The 3D-printed structures that could be used for space missions or heart surgery. Chatbot docs Mon, 17 Jul 2017 23:28:24 GMT
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Could health apps and AI-powered chatbots replace your traditional local doctor? Overwatch's ambition Wed, 12 Jul 2017 12:00:38 GMT
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Activision Blizzard reveals who has spent about $20m to buy the first Overwatch League teams. Liar! Liar! Thu, 13 Jul 2017 23:22:10 GMT
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False news stories have plagued the internet, but are apps and algorithms the best way to spot them? Far from crude Wed, 12 Jul 2017 23:25:36 GMT
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How oil firms are using ever more ingenious ways to find and extract crude oil. Net neutrality battle Mon, 10 Jul 2017 00:10:18 GMT
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Some internet giants and activists will participate in a day of action to oppose changes to net neutrality rules. Guiding lights Mon, 10 Jul 2017 23:14:30 GMT
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Can girlguiding encourage more girls to take up science, technology, economics and maths? Countdown to D-Day Thu, 06 Jul 2017 23:06:44 GMT
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The EU General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) start next year, but many firms are ill prepared. Intelligent energy Wed, 05 Jul 2017 23:12:32 GMT
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Future Energy: How artificial intelligence can be used to make power stations run more efficiently. F1 tech for babies Mon, 03 Jul 2017 23:04:53 GMT
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F1 tech has influenced sectors from aeronautics to public transport - now healthcare is benefiting. ‘Smart’ vending machine could sell alcohol and ammunition Thu, 13 Jul 2017 23:18:14 GMT
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The machine uses biometric security to verify users have the right to buy its products. Can app for blind people guess Rory’s mood? Wed, 12 Jul 2017 12:31:48 GMT
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BBC Technology correspondent Rory Cellan-Jones tries out Microsoft's new 'Seeing AI' app for the visually impaired. Skype backlash: 'Worst update ever' Thu, 06 Jul 2017 17:05:00 GMT
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A new version of Skype is receiving very poor reviews on app stores. Sight-loss simulator helps design buildings Fri, 07 Jul 2017 08:53:15 GMT
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The virtual reality software aims to help architects consider people with sight loss.