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Fingerprints stolen in OPM hack

Thu, 09/24/2015 - 11:53
Hackers who breached US government networks stole millions more fingerprint records than first thought, officials have said.

Price hike for mobile spectrum

Thu, 09/24/2015 - 11:34
UK regulator Ofcom has tripled the fees it charges mobile operators for spectrum, which could have a knock-on effect for consumers.

VIDEO: Can AI predict the stock market?

Thu, 09/24/2015 - 10:38
The artificially intelligent algorithms being used in an attempt to predict the stock market

VIDEO: Time lapse footage of 1,000mph car

Thu, 09/24/2015 - 09:35
Time lapse footage shows the Bloodhound car being put together at its design centre in Bristol.

China President Xi meets US tech CEOs

Thu, 09/24/2015 - 07:06
Chinese President Xi Jinping pledges to clear obstacles to foreign investment in China, in a meeting with US tech leaders in Seattle.

All About That Bass: 178m streams = $5k?

Thu, 09/24/2015 - 07:06
Kevin Kadish, who wrote All About That Bass, says he made just $5,679 from 178 million streams of the song.

Facebook hosts 360 Star Wars video clip

Thu, 09/24/2015 - 02:41
An exclusive Star Wars clip is among the first 360-degree videos to be posted on Facebook.

Brain reader helps man move legs again

Thu, 09/24/2015 - 02:17
A paralysed man has been able to regain some control over his legs using a device to read his brain, scientists say.

Supermoon and eclipse cause Nasa problems

Wed, 09/23/2015 - 22:10
As space watchers get excited about the Supermoon eclipse, Nasa is worried that the lack of sun will "switch off" space craft.

VIDEO: The world's most Instagrammed place?

Wed, 09/23/2015 - 19:40
A snapshot of popular photo-sharing app Instagram's growing membership

Apple malware 'infected 4,000 apps'

Wed, 09/23/2015 - 18:25
Security researchers say the number of apps infected by the XcodeGhost malware is much higher than first thought.

VW: Call for car software law change

Wed, 09/23/2015 - 18:00
Following the Volkswagen emissions scandal, campaign groups want independent experts to be allowed to check car software.

VIDEO: How do you test a car's emissions?

Wed, 09/23/2015 - 17:00
BBC News visited Emission Analytics in London to find out about one common method of doing a detailed measurement.

Google 'charges when bots view ads'

Wed, 09/23/2015 - 15:46
Researchers found that although YouTube can identify many fake video views, it still classified some as genuine when calculating advertising charges.

Facebook dealt blow in privacy fight

Wed, 09/23/2015 - 11:38
A privacy activist's efforts to prevent Facebook from being able to share Europeans' data with the US are aided by Europe's highest court.

VIDEO: New scan aims to aid tumour detection

Wed, 09/23/2015 - 00:39
Microsoft Research is working on software that could measure tumours 40 times quicker than current methods.

Smart devices get security tune-up

Wed, 09/23/2015 - 00:38
Hi-tech firms are banding together to make sure smart devices that make up the "internet of things" are safe to use.

Cyberbullying 'worse than face-to-face'

Tue, 09/22/2015 - 17:23
One-in-five young people has been cyberbullied with some being left feeling suicidal, according to a new report.

Does China hack US firms' secrets?

Tue, 09/22/2015 - 16:51
Chinese president Xi Jinping has gone on record saying that China does not engage in hacking for economic gain. Not everyone believes him.

VIDEO: Humans cross bridge built by drones

Tue, 09/22/2015 - 14:14
Researchers at a Swiss university have programmed drones to build a rope bridge that is capable of bearing the weight of a human.