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Minecraft used to teach chemistry

Thu, 11/05/2015 - 00:50
Undergraduates at Hull University have created a new Minecraft world to teach molecular chemistry to schoolchildren.

Facebook reports jump in profits

Wed, 11/04/2015 - 23:28
Facebook reported a spike in profits on the back of increased advertising sales.

VIDEO: High-speed drone swerves around threats

Wed, 11/04/2015 - 20:34
Researchers in the US are teaching high-speed drones how to avoid obstacles in their flight path at very short notice.

Will UK spy bill expose porn habits?

Wed, 11/04/2015 - 16:39
The UK government wants internet companies to log which websites their users visit, raising questions about how safely that data will be guarded.

GoPro sued by Polaroid camera maker

Wed, 11/04/2015 - 15:25
GoPro is sued by the producer of a rival camera over the design of its latest cube-shaped device.

Google reveals Samsung smartphone flaws

Wed, 11/04/2015 - 12:09
Google reveals details of 11 security flaws in software Samsung built in to its flagship Android smartphone.

New Twitter hearts cause backlash

Wed, 11/04/2015 - 12:01
Some Twitter users aren't happy at all after the company decided to replace the star symbol with a heart.

'AirBnB law' defeated at polls

Wed, 11/04/2015 - 11:14
San Francisco voters reject a proposal to limit short-term rentals such as those offered by Airbnb.

Facebook set to share AI advances

Wed, 11/04/2015 - 01:45
Facebook has shared details of its impressive artificial intelligence system - it certainly outsmarted me.

Online activity stored under new law

Wed, 11/04/2015 - 00:53
Internet firms will have to store details of people's online activity for 12 months under the government's new surveillance law to be published later.

VIDEO: Wi-fi can identify people through walls

Wed, 11/04/2015 - 00:22
The tech which uses wi-fi signals to identify and track people through walls

Fourth arrest over TalkTalk hacking

Tue, 11/03/2015 - 22:04
Police have made a fourth arrest, of a 16-year-old boy, in connection with the investigation into an alleged data theft from TalkTalk.

Google Inbox will answer email for you

Tue, 11/03/2015 - 16:56
A new feature of Google's Inbox mail app will prompt users with suggested replies to emails based on their contents.

Twitter stars become hearts

Tue, 11/03/2015 - 15:12
Twitter has changed the way it looks when you "favourite" a post - so you'll soon be seeing hearts instead of stars.

Why is Candy Crush worth $6bn?

Tue, 11/03/2015 - 14:22
A look at why US games producer Activision Blizzard is paying nearly $6bn to buy Candy Crush developer

Amazon opens traditional bookshop

Tue, 11/03/2015 - 11:17
Amazon is opening a bookshop in Seattle, promising books will be the same price as those on its website.

VIDEO: How to touch your cat from afar

Tue, 11/03/2015 - 10:38
A device to help you and your cat stay in touch over long distances

VIDEO: San Francisco votes on 'AirBnB law'

Tue, 11/03/2015 - 09:41
San Francisco residents are due to vote on Tuesday on a proposal to limit short-term rentals on apartments and homes to just 75 days per year.

San Fran votes on ‘AirBnB law'

Tue, 11/03/2015 - 08:25
AirBnB has spent millions of dollars opposing a law that San Franciscans vote on on Tuesday. Why?

Million-dollar deal for gaming team

Tue, 11/03/2015 - 08:18
A professional League of Legends gaming team has been sold in a deal believed to be just under $1m