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Cyber-crime profits reached $3.5bn in 2019, says FBI

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 12:16
People fall victim to email scams, ransomware and tech support fraud.

Samsung Z Flip: What's the point of the foldable phone?

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 04:25
Vloggers and selfie addicts may like the new form-factor, but does it do enough to justify its price?

US telecoms giants get $26bn takeover green light

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 02:25
A judge ruled that the merger of T-Mobile US and Sprint would not mean higher prices for customers.

Google starts appeal against £2bn shopping fine

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 00:29
The case of Google versus the European Commission will be heard in Luxembourg over three days.

Ofcom set to be given power to police social media in UK

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 23:17
Tech firms will need to ensure that illegal content is quickly removed from their platforms.

Swiss machines 'used to spy on governments for decades'

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 22:27
Secret control of a Swiss device enabled the US and Germany to collect classified information, reports say.

Tech giants face probe into deals going back a decade

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 20:32
Regulators will look at whether Amazon, Apple, Alphabet, Facebook and Microsoft stifled competition.

Samsung Galaxy S20 and Z Flip launch under shadow of coronavirus

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 19:00
Flagship 5G handset has 100x zoom camera and records 8K video while 4G foldable has clamshell design.

Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra zoom put to the test

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 19:00
BBC Click's Lara Lewington goes hands-on with Samsung's latest smartphone.

Coronavirus: Intel and Vivo pull out of MWC tech show

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 14:49
There are also reports that the organisers of Mobile World Congress are considering whether to cancel the event.

China launches coronavirus 'close contact detector' app

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 05:09
The announcement highlights the high level of Chinese government surveillance of its citizens.

Blockchain: The revolution that hasn't quite happened

Tue, 02/11/2020 - 00:11
Blockchain was hyped as a secure and cheap way to store or retrieve data, but it is yet to take off.

Ocean Infinity: Exploration company goes for robot boats at scale

Mon, 02/10/2020 - 23:20
Uncrewed Surface vessels are the future on water, just as driverless cars are on land.

Equifax: US charges four Chinese military officers over huge hack

Mon, 02/10/2020 - 17:16
Nearly 150m Americans had personal data compromised in the hack of credit rating giant Equifax.

Man who helped the Queen send her first email dies

Mon, 02/10/2020 - 16:06
Computer scientist Peter Kirstein guided the Queen into the internet era - in 1976.

West Africa's first drone corridor has opened in Njala

Mon, 02/10/2020 - 14:11
West Africa's first drone corridor, in Njala, could transform Sierra Leone's healthcare.

Pitch@Palace removes Prince Andrew's name from site

Mon, 02/10/2020 - 12:59
The Dragons' Den-style scheme for entrepreneurs has further distanced itself from its Royal founder.

Bill Gates 'not buying our hydrogen yacht'

Mon, 02/10/2020 - 12:52
The firm behind a concept hydrogen-powered luxury yacht says reports of Mr Gates' order are incorrect.

Samsung surprises with Galaxy Flip Z Oscars reveal

Mon, 02/10/2020 - 12:36
The tech giant showed off its latest venture ahead of announcing the phone on 11 February.

Robot blocks leap, roll and climb to work together

Mon, 02/10/2020 - 08:33
Researchers at MIT have developed robots that can self-assemble to form various structures.