MSN Messenger to end after 15 years Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:48:01 GMT
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Microsoft's MSN Messenger will be switched off in China in October, bringing a final end to the 15-year-old service. Pupils begin 'tough' new curriculum Mon, 01 Sep 2014 01:33:38 GMT
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Teaching of a "tough" new national curriculum including computer coding classes begins in England. 2.6m historic pictures posted online Fri, 29 Aug 2014 08:18:35 GMT
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An academic is posting millions of historic photos and illustrations to Flickr where they can be searched and copied without charge. Top school's lessons free on iTunes Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:55:35 GMT
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A leading independent school is making dozens of its courses available free online, so lessons can be downloaded by pupils or teachers at other schools. Google trials drone deliveries Thu, 28 Aug 2014 22:00:23 GMT
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Google reveals it has built and tested its own drones as part of a plan to make automated deliveries to remote homes as well as disaster-hit zones. Robot printer 'comes to your desk' Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:30:31 GMT
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Fuji Xerox develops robotic printer that can move around a lounge or office to bring documents to the person who printed them. Man guilty of Salmond Twitter abuse Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:17:51 GMT
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A man has been convicted of behaving in a threatening or abusive manner towards First Minister Alex Salmond on Twitter. Low-key GCHQ protest under way Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:21:00 GMT
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A low-key protest by online activists has started outside the UK Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ). 'Fashionable' smartwatches announced Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:51:08 GMT
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South Korean tech firms LG and Samsung have announced more smartwatches, ahead of a widely anticipated entry to the sector from Apple. Police seize video gamer live on cam Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:06:35 GMT
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Armed police dramatically raid the office of a video gamer near Denver, US - and the incident was broadcast live online. FBI probes JP Morgan 'cyber-attack' Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:40:33 GMT
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The FBI says it is investigating reports in the US media of recent cyber-attacks against several US banks. Landmark court cases deleted from net Wed, 27 Aug 2014 21:41:55 GMT
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Numerous records relating to civil rights cases have disappeared from the US government's online legal archive. Call for Facebook beheadings rethink Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:52:16 GMT
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Controversial beheading photo posts from Syria spur one of Facebook's safety advisers to call for pictures to have warnings. Star Trek X Prize finalists named Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:31:12 GMT
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Ten groups have been chosen as finalists in a $10m (6m) competition to develop a real-life "tricorder" - the medical scanner used in Star Trek. HP recalls million of power cords Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:27:45 GMT
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HP is asking the owners of more than six million power cables to send back the cords to avoid the risk of being burnt by the kit. Millions knocked offline in US Thu, 28 Aug 2014 07:09:40 GMT
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A fault on Time Warner Cable's network left its 11.4 million broadband internet subscribers without a connection. Snapchat valued at $10bn by backers Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:24:36 GMT
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The mobile messaging app Snapchat has been valued at $10bn, according to reports, putting it in the same league as start-ups such as Dropbox and AirBnB. Ecuador to bring in digital currency Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:44:45 GMT
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Ecuador says it will introduce the world's first digital currency issued by a central bank and it will go into circulation in December. Bionic pancreas: A new dawn for diabetics? Sun, 31 Aug 2014 00:09:40 GMT
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A teenager tells how a bionic pancreas transformed his summer. VIDEO: The 'house of hacking horrors' Mon, 18 Aug 2014 07:52:40 GMT
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A suburban house has been transformed to help specialists find security flaws in smart devices and stop hackers taking control. VIDEO: Blass: 'My leaks give phones a buzz' Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:23:32 GMT
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One of the world's top technology leakers explains how he gathers his secrets. VIDEO: Eat, sleep, code: Ten-year-old's routine Sun, 31 Aug 2014 23:18:08 GMT
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Max started writing code when he was six. He told BBC News why he thought more children being taught how to program in schools was a good idea. VIDEO: Tech review: This week's headlines Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:38:20 GMT
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A camera harness for dogs from GoPro, plus other tech news. VIDEO: Twitter's map of Mid-East conflict Thu, 28 Aug 2014 01:22:18 GMT
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How people are reacting across social media in the Gaza-Israeli conflict. VIDEO: 'White space' internet developed Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:18:01 GMT
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David Grossman reports from the Isle of Wight, on the "white space" which could help remote areas access fast broadband. VIDEO: Phones to come with 'kill switch' Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:25:40 GMT
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A new law has been passed meaning that smartphones in California will be required to come with a "kill switch" to render them useless if lost or stolen. VIDEO: How pedal power charges your phone Tue, 26 Aug 2014 10:17:29 GMT
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From backpacks which indicate which way you are turning to a USB charger that gets its power from pedalling VIDEO: Is video gaming a spectator sport? Mon, 25 Aug 2014 05:20:03 GMT
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Video game fans descend on Coventry for the UK's biggest gaming festival but is watching others play really a spectator sport? VIDEO: Will smartphones change shopping? Mon, 25 Aug 2014 06:20:53 GMT
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Many people are familiar with buying goods online, but now technology can also play a part when shopping on the High Street. Hi-tech cars pose security risk Mon, 01 Sep 2014 00:59:52 GMT
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Researchers worry new cars could be vulnerable to hackers VIDEO: Tech search for 'perfect dance track' Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:08:45 GMT
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The quest to find the perfect party anthem. Has the humble password had its day? Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:33:44 GMT
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What new techs can reliably establish our identities? TV white space could be a lifesaver Thu, 28 Aug 2014 01:21:53 GMT
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Could unused TV signal improve rural broadband? VIDEO: Microsoft's 3D holograph project Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:43:43 GMT
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Microsoft's touch-controlled 3D data project