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Facebook say influencer memes are not political ads

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 21:08
The social media giant said memes paid for by political campaigns should be labelled as branded content.

Huawei labels US call intercept claims as 'utter nonsense'

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 15:06
A newspaper claimed the tech giant could intercept phone calls - something it says is impossible.

Redcar cyber-attack: council using pen and paper

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 12:36
More than 135,000 UK residents left without online public services after hackers take out computers

Fortnite boss says game loot boxes 'cause harm'

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 12:32
Epic Games CEO Tim Sweeney says the industry is putting profits over players.

Facebook removes 'foreign interference' operations from Iran and Russia

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 10:40
The Russian operation focused on Ukraine and the Iranian network posted about the US 2020 presidential election.

Consumer contract changes 'could save customers money'

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 07:54
Internet, pay-TV and phone customers will now be offered the best deals when their contracts end.

Electric skateboard victim 'did not know risks', wife says

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 07:46
Annabel Visser said her husband Bradley had not known the laws around using electric skateboards.

Facebook boss 'happy to pay more tax in Europe'

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 06:02
Mark Zuckerberg says he understands the "frustration about how tech companies are taxed in Europe".

Would you trust a vet to diagnose your pet by video?

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 00:44
New video services allow pet owners to get expert advice 24/7, but they still have limitations.

Google ordered to reveal author of Australian dentist's bad review

Fri, 02/14/2020 - 00:19
The Australian court ruling forces the US firm to hand over details about the anonymous poster.

Amazon wins injunction in US 'Jedi' contract fight

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 22:28
A US judge hits pause on the US government contract after a challenge from Amazon.

Huawei: US issues new charges of racketeering and theft

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 22:03
US prosecutors have added racketeering and theft to a list of charges against the embattled telecoms company.

WHO says fake coronavirus claims causing 'infodemic'

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 20:38
A representative from the World Health Organization wants tech firms to fight fake news on coronavirus.

MWC phone show cancellation a 'nightmare' for firms

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 15:49
One business owner says Mobile World Congress was "much more than a trade show".

China's phone industry urged to 'get back to work'

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 12:54
Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun urges action as analysts predict a 10% fall in global shipments in the wake of Covid-19.

Wearable to spot Alzheimer's being developed

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 12:25
Five million healthy volunteers will be used to map signs of the disease years before symptoms develop.

Facebook Dating delayed after row with regulator

Thu, 02/13/2020 - 11:16
Facebook planned to launch its European dating app ahead of Valentine's Day - before a row erupted.

Android co-creator's phone company Essential to close

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 19:42
Andy Rubin's Essential says it will cease operations after finding "no clear path forward".

Transgender users accuse TikTok of censorship

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 18:14
The short-form video platform has been unable to explain why some content has been taken down.

Coronavirus: More big names pull out of MWC conference

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 16:33
Nokia, BT, and Vodafone are the latest to withdraw, citing concerns about the new coronavirus.