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Twin sisters worth millions thanks to female gamers

Thu, 03/04/2021 - 00:16
The Nakajima twins develop games for women and three-quarters of their workforce are female.

Reddit chief: I was late to spot GameStop stock mania

Thu, 03/04/2021 - 00:05
Steve Huffman says he supported the aims of a Reddit group taking on the hedge funds.

Amazon Fresh till-less grocery store opens in London

Thu, 03/04/2021 - 00:04
The shop will stock hundreds of new own-brand items including locally-sourced milk and desserts.

Beattie Communications chairman resigns over social media post

Wed, 03/03/2021 - 22:16
Gordon Beattie apologises after using "inappropriate" language in a post on the LinkedIn website.

Google promises to drop personalised ad tracking

Wed, 03/03/2021 - 19:16
The tech giant says it will not develop workarounds once it abandons third-party tracking cookies.

Netflix boss: Film fans want joint release dates for cinema and streaming

Wed, 03/03/2021 - 17:32
Netflix boss' claims about the theatrical release window denied by UK Cinema Association chief.

Parler drops Amazon web-hosting legal challenge

Wed, 03/03/2021 - 17:08
Amazon removed the social-network platform from its web-hosting service in January over rule breaches.

Minecraft: Bishop of Ely joins game for Gospel teachings

Wed, 03/03/2021 - 16:03
"I am so pleased to have participated in a new way to share Bible stories," says the Bishop of Ely.

Fall Guys bought by Fortnite maker Epic Games

Wed, 03/03/2021 - 13:03
The deal is "a huge win" for Fall Guys, its team says as it prepares to launch on Xbox and Nintendo.

Amazon changes app logo that 'resembles Adolf Hitler'

Wed, 03/03/2021 - 11:48
The new design shows a folded corner of blue tape on an Amazon box.

NFT blockchain drives surge in digital art auctions

Wed, 03/03/2021 - 11:03
NFT is a way for artists to sell digital art ownership without giving up the original file itself.

Microsoft accuses China over email cyber-attacks

Wed, 03/03/2021 - 04:20
The US tech giant blamed the attacks on Hafnium, a state-sponsored group operating out of China.

How can we make washing machines last?

Wed, 03/03/2021 - 00:07
Sweden is trying to encourage consumers to repair household items like washing machines.

The 'LitterCam' that's watching you

Wed, 03/03/2021 - 00:03
AI software can now match footage of motorists throwing rubbish with their car's number plate and issue an automatic fine .

Will audio-only apps change our use of social networks?

Wed, 03/03/2021 - 00:02
From Clubhouse to Twitter's Spaces, LJ Rich looks at the rise of a new type of social network.

Love Island's Molly-Mae Hague broke rules with Instagram giveaway

Wed, 03/03/2021 - 00:01
The advertising watchdog reprimands the social media influencer over an Instagram prize draw.

Twitch backtracks after outcry for using 'gender neutral' term 'womxn'

Tue, 03/02/2021 - 15:19
The streaming platform said it had changed its spelling of "women" to be more gender neutral.

Contraception app Natural Cycles swipes at new rival from Clue

Tue, 03/02/2021 - 14:33
The founder of Natural Cycles criticises the approval of Clue Birth Control in the US.

Anti-Covid vaccine tweets face five-strikes ban policy

Tue, 03/02/2021 - 13:33
Twitter warns users who post Covid vaccine-related misinformation that they face permanent bans.

City scraps influencer plan for George Floyd murder trial

Tue, 03/02/2021 - 12:38
Minneapolis was planning to pay social media influencers to post "city-approved" messages.