Mobile networks call for 5G security inspector Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:33:59 GMT
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The mobile network industry has called for a new security testing scheme to check 5G equipment. Ad code 'slows down' browsing speeds Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:42:48 GMT
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The code putting ads on webpages can stop pages loading by seconds, finds analysis of millions of sites. What is Article 13? The EU's copyright directive explained Thu, 14 Feb 2019 13:13:05 GMT
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The final version of the new EU copyright law is agreed after three days of talks in France. PewDiePie: Roblox lifts ban after social media backlash Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:30:17 GMT
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Online multiplayer game Roblox has reinstated PewDiePie after banning the YouTuber for using his name. Tilly Lockey: 'I can paint with my bionic arms' Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:24:43 GMT
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Tilly Lockey, 13, has bionic arms that are so sophisticated she can now use a paintbrush and apply make-up. Made In Chelsea's Andy Jordan: Being an influencer made me 'a puppet' Fri, 15 Feb 2019 07:03:24 GMT
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Made In Chelsea's Andy Jordan has a warning about the realities of being a social media influencer. YouTube's copyright claim system abused by extorters Thu, 14 Feb 2019 10:37:47 GMT
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Google acts after YouTubers report users attempting to extort money via fraudulent copyright claims. Amazon cancels New York City campus plan Thu, 14 Feb 2019 20:10:17 GMT
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The internet giant hit local opposition over the roughly $3bn in subsidies it had been promised. School bomb hoax suspect arrested in US Thu, 14 Feb 2019 11:45:36 GMT
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Thousands of US schools were shut down by fake threats involving bombs, allege prosecutors. JP Morgan creates first US bank-backed crypto-currency Thu, 14 Feb 2019 15:58:19 GMT
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The US investment bank has created the JPM Coin to handle wholesale payments for some clients. British hacker Marcus Hutchins loses bid to omit 'intoxicated' testimony Thu, 14 Feb 2019 13:42:27 GMT
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Devonian Marcus Hutchins is accused of writing virus code and says he was "intoxicated" in an interview. Apple to investigate Saudi app Wed, 13 Feb 2019 18:08:15 GMT
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An app that can be used by men to stop women leaving the country will be investigated by Apple. Former Apple lawyer charged with insider trading Thu, 14 Feb 2019 03:03:38 GMT
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Gene Levoff is accused of engaging in insider trading on several occasions between 2011 and 2016. Nasa calls time on silent Opportunity Mars rover Wed, 13 Feb 2019 19:07:18 GMT
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The 15-year mission of "Oppy" the robot is declared over after repeated failed attempts to contact it. Crackdown on young celebs in gambling ads Wed, 13 Feb 2019 00:05:03 GMT
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Cartoon figures and young stars will be banned from many adverts in a bid to protect children. Elon Musk named as Twitter boss favourite Wed, 13 Feb 2019 12:25:01 GMT
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The choice has raised eyebrows because of the controversial nature of some of Mr Musk's tweets. Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering: GPS pioneers lauded Tue, 12 Feb 2019 14:00:48 GMT
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Four Americans are celebrated for their roles in developing the sat-nav Global Positioning System. Overwatch and Call Of Duty maker to cut 800 jobs Wed, 13 Feb 2019 11:43:19 GMT
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Activision Blizzard will lay off about 800 people, despite announcing record revenue. Ordnance Survey to launch mapping drone Tue, 12 Feb 2019 01:46:50 GMT
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The mapping organisation's craft will collect images and data for businesses and organisations to use. Is new game Apex Legends a threat to Fortnite? Wed, 13 Feb 2019 12:23:02 GMT
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Apex Legends, a new Battle Royale game has had over 25 million downloads in its first week - will it be a threat? MPs immerse themselves in VR questions Tue, 12 Feb 2019 15:52:26 GMT
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MPs open inquiry into immersive technology such as VR and AR. DJI makes drone safety improvements Tue, 12 Feb 2019 14:10:06 GMT
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The geo-fencing technology that means drones cannot fly near airports is improved. Teen has vaccinations after asking Reddit Mon, 11 Feb 2019 19:29:45 GMT
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Ethan Lindenberger took to the website to ask whether he could get vaccines without his parents . Ligue du LOL: Secret group of French journalists targeted women Tue, 12 Feb 2019 10:24:36 GMT
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Media execs at several major outlets used anonymous accounts to harass women writers and activists. Paris to sue Airbnb over 'illegal ads' Mon, 11 Feb 2019 12:43:20 GMT
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The fine could amount to €12.5m ($14m, £11m) for the 1,000 ads the city says break French law. Russia considers 'unplugging' from internet Mon, 11 Feb 2019 16:15:05 GMT
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Russia may briefly disconnect from the internet as part of a test of its cyber-defences. Facebook and Google news should be regulated, Cairncross Review says Tue, 12 Feb 2019 11:36:54 GMT
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The landmark review also recommended the BBC should do more to share its technical and digital expertise. Gavin Williamson: Drone 'swarm squadrons' to be deployed by military Mon, 11 Feb 2019 16:35:32 GMT
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The defence secretary says the network enabled aircraft could be used to overwhelm the enemy. Reddit: Censorship fears spark criticism of Tencent funding reports Mon, 11 Feb 2019 06:28:47 GMT
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Redditors flooded the site with snarky posts after reports of funding from Chinese tech giant Tencent. Grindr and Tinder 'must not risk children's safety' Sun, 10 Feb 2019 15:34:40 GMT
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Minister vows to question Grindr and Tinder on safeguarding measures following "shocking" findings. YouTube U-turn over child abuse singer Fri, 08 Feb 2019 10:47:09 GMT
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YouTube deletes singer Austin Jones's channel, after he exchanges sexual images with underage girls. 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. 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. Nera: The 3D-printed electric motorbike Mon, 28 Jan 2019 01:38:25 GMT
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The bike, made by BigRep, took three days to print and cost about 2,000 ($2,600) to produce. CES 2019: Smart socket to charge your devices Mon, 21 Jan 2019 08:58:12 GMT
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BBC Click's Lara Lewington looks at a new smart socket for charging devices. Tinder-style app for cows tries to help the meat market Mon, 11 Feb 2019 13:38:52 GMT
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So you think the dating scene is just a meat market? Wait till you hear about this matchmaking app. Fan smashes his TV when his team loses Wed, 06 Feb 2019 15:44:08 GMT
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YouTuber and Marseille fan Mohamed Henni tells BBC World Service that he breaks TVs when his football team loses "to make people happy". Meet the tech entrepreneurs tackling sexual harassment Fri, 15 Feb 2019 00:00:42 GMT
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In the wake of the #MeToo movement, new apps are helping victims gather and share evidence. Would you be happy to see your doctor online? Tue, 12 Feb 2019 00:20:45 GMT
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Video consultations are saving doctors time and money, but are they good for patients, too? Donald Trump's wall: How tech guards the US-Mexico border Sun, 10 Feb 2019 00:36:55 GMT
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Camera-laden towers and underground sensors plug the gaps in the existing US-Mexico border fence. TikTok: Where gummy bears singing Adele rule Sat, 09 Feb 2019 00:35:53 GMT
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The Chinese-owned meme platform taking over the internet. 'How a smartphone saved my mother's life' Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:04:31 GMT
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The smartphone is becoming a powerful medical tool that can diagnose a growing number of conditions. Social media: How can governments regulate it? Thu, 07 Feb 2019 17:57:08 GMT
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As the government draws up plans, what are its options for regulating the firms? Self-harm, suicide and social media: Can you talk about them online safely? Thu, 07 Feb 2019 11:30:16 GMT
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The boss of Instagram is meeting the government to talk about sensitive content on social media. Do money apps make us better or worse with our finances? Tue, 05 Feb 2019 00:01:13 GMT
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Apps that help us manage our money are proving increasingly popular, but how effective are they? Microsoft: What went right under Satya Nadella? Sat, 02 Feb 2019 00:13:08 GMT
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How Satya Nadella turned around the tech firm's fortunes. Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald visual effects Sun, 10 Feb 2019 00:16:17 GMT
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The joint visual effects supervisor behind the Bafta-nominated film explains how the images were made. What is TikTok? Sat, 09 Feb 2019 00:35:48 GMT
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The social media app was downloaded more times than Instagram and Snapchat in 2018. Robot aims to inspire girls to take STEM and other news Fri, 08 Feb 2019 10:53:55 GMT
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BBC Click's Jen Copestake looks at some of the best technology stories of the week. Robot teaches itself to ice-skate Thu, 07 Feb 2019 00:04:47 GMT
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The 3D-printed robot showed off its skating skills at the recent World Economic Forum in Davos. Ford puts bed hoggers in their place, and other news Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:20:08 GMT
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BBC Click's Jen Copestake looks at some of the best technology stories of the week. 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. Tech Take-back: Hove pop-up shop for recycling old tech Wed, 13 Feb 2019 08:50:48 GMT
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A pop-up recycling shop in Hove collects unwanted tech items, erases the data and recycles them. Christopher Robin: How we made the film's visual effects Wed, 13 Feb 2019 09:07:08 GMT
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Visual effects supervisor Chris Lawrence explains how they helped make the film. Would you swap your smartphone with a brick phone? Mon, 11 Feb 2019 17:33:24 GMT
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Michaela Community School sells "brick phones" to students to stop them from being distracted. Japan turns to tech to cut long working hours Wed, 13 Feb 2019 00:09:31 GMT
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Overwork is a longstanding problem in Japan and companies are turning to technology for solutions.