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Ring doorbell makes two-factor verification mandatory

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 01:59
Amazon's video doorbell system has faced criticism for not having more robust security for users.

Should your email say if you're he, she or they?

Wed, 02/19/2020 - 00:11
Firms are encouraging staff to make sharing which personal pronouns they use an everyday practice.

North Carolina Facebook page labelled fake news

Tue, 02/18/2020 - 17:30
The North Carolina Breaking News page accumulated more than 50,000 followers in less than a month.

Tesla's Elon Musk swipes at Porsche-buying Bill Gates

Tue, 02/18/2020 - 15:25
The Microsoft founder said in an interview that he liked Tesla but had chosen a Porsche as his first electric car.

Soros calls for Zuckerberg and Sandberg to leave Facebook

Tue, 02/18/2020 - 14:42
In a letter to the Financial Times, the billionaire argues they should be removed from their roles.

Why your new work colleague could be a robot

Tue, 02/18/2020 - 00:01
Better sight, better hands and more intelligence are allowing robots to take on more and more jobs.

Apple warns coronavirus will hurt iPhones supplies

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 22:47
The tech giant says it is "experiencing a slower return to normal conditions" in China than expected.

Jeff Bezos: World's richest man pledges $10bn to fight climate change

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 19:14
The Amazon boss and world's richest man gives 8% of his fortune to fight the planet's "biggest threat".

Z Flip and Razr: Folding screens bubble and scratch, tests find

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 14:42
Reviewers find more durability issues in new handsets from Samsung and Motorola.

Police force denies creating 'child hacker' poster

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 14:16
The poster said the authorities should be told about children who had tools used by cyber-security experts.

Israeli soldiers duped by Hamas 'fake women' phone ruse

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 10:47
Hamas militants hacked dozens of smartphones by posing as female admirers, Israel's military says.

HQ Trivia: Quiz app ends with drunken broadcast after 'running out of money'

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 08:11
A buyout collapsed, leading to the app closing and a presenter paying for final game's $5 prize.

Amazon: Suspect child car seats found for sale on its store again

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 05:37
Trading standards officers are probing the products, which Amazon has now removed from sale.

Can we fix our way out of the growing e-waste problem?

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 00:04
Levels of electrical and electronic waste are expected to more than double by 2050, according to the UN.

The doctors and lawyers giving advice on TikTok

Mon, 02/17/2020 - 00:01
The BBC meets the medics and lawyers across America who are using the app to help educate the public.

Tesla: German court halts work on new 'Gigafactory'

Sun, 02/16/2020 - 19:28
Environmentalists win a temporary injunction against forest clearance for a new "Gigafactory".

Why the world needs 'Instagrans'

Sun, 02/16/2020 - 00:00
A new generation of influencers are making their mark on social media.

Mark Zuckerberg: Facebook boss urges tighter regulation

Sat, 02/15/2020 - 23:28
Mark Zuckerberg says social media firms should not decide what counts as legitimate free speech.

The fake 'kitchen hacks' with billions of views

Sat, 02/15/2020 - 00:28
Kitchen hacks and baking videos are hugely popular on YouTube - but do all the tips actually work?

New Twitter filter deletes naked pictures from messages

Sat, 02/15/2020 - 00:24
The developers said they were in talks to expand the filter to other social media platforms.