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Million Britons miss out on 'decent' broadband speeds

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 13:54
Many Britons still struggle with slow broadband, finds report from communications regulator Ofcom

Vodafone offers thousands early contract exit

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 12:36
The mobile network was not clear enough about new fees, telecoms regulator Ofcom says.

Amazon backs down in Google streaming spat

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 11:42
The online retailer puts streaming gadgets from Google back on sale, ending a two-year hiatus.

AI helps write Harry Potter fanfiction and other news

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 10:41
BBC Click's Jen Copestake looks at some of the best of the week's technology news stories.

Sky and BT sign deal to share each others channels

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 08:56
BT will supply its sports channels to Sky, while selling Sky's Now TV service to its customers.

The lift that took you for a spin

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 05:17
As one of the last examples of a unique elevator closes in Leicester, is it hasta la vista Paternoster?

US woman used bitcoin to move cash to Islamic State, police say

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 04:16
She is accused of taking out fraudulent bank loans and buying bitcoin to funnel cash to IS.

Locked out

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 00:12
The internet of things poses new threats to our security, so how should we be fighting back?

Schools warned over hackable heating systems

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 00:10
A researcher finds dozens of UK schools' smart heating systems are vulnerable to being attacked.

NatWest bank spat prompts web security changes

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 15:27
The bank told a security expert "sorry you feel this way" when a potential vulnerability was found.

'Flirty secretary' smart assistant taken offline in China

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 12:31
The avatar, which could be made to flirt and dance, is offline after a suggestion it objectified women.

Star Citizen game makers being sued

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 12:17
Crytek alleges Roberts Space Industries (RSI) and Cloud Imperium Games "have caused substantial harm".

Fast/slow lanes

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 12:15
An introduction to the net neutrality debate as a US regulator votes to change its rules.

Computers write new Harry Potter chapter

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 10:41
Harry Potter and the Portrait of What Looked Like a Large Pile of Ash is the title of a new story created by computer wizards.

What do you know about net neutrality?

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 01:52
The FCC is expected to vote to overturn Obama-era laws relating to net neutrality. We asked people in Washington what they thought about that.

What is net neutrality and how could it affect you?

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 00:31
This week the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will decide on whether to repeal an Obama-era law that protects "net neutrality".

Origami robot muscles lift 1,000 times its own weight

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 00:18
The artificial muscles can be programmed with a range of motions including twisting and rotation.

Mirai botnet: Three admit creating and running attack tool

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 18:07
Three men admit creating and running Mirai, a botnet used to block access to much of the web.

Starbucks wi-fi makes computers mine crypto-currency

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 14:45
Visitors to an Argentine branch of the coffee chain are targeted with crypto-currency malware.

Drone smugglers caught on camera

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 13:07
The Ministry of Justice has released footage of a gang caught using a drone to deliver contraband to prisons.