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Sims: 20th anniversary - from The Sims to The Sims 4 - a brief history

Tue, 02/04/2020 - 07:44
The Sims is celebrating its 20th anniversary today! But how did it become one of the world's best-selling games? We've been finding out...

Sims 4: 20 years of The Sims - a timeline

Tue, 02/04/2020 - 07:10
From The Sims to The Sims 4 - check out our timeline on the history of The Sims!

Diversity in gaming: Industry promises to improve

Tue, 02/04/2020 - 06:20
Women are significantly under-represented in gaming, leaving some people with "no-one to look up to".

Half of UK 10-year-olds own a smartphone

Tue, 02/04/2020 - 00:20
A report by Ofcom also found that 3-8 year olds are watching YouTube for eight hours a week on average.

YouTube shines but Google ads continue to slow

Mon, 02/03/2020 - 22:49
Google-owner Alphabet shares details of YouTube's ad business for the first time.

The many meanings of the pinched fingers emoji

Mon, 02/03/2020 - 18:25
The latest wave of emoji have arrived, and one particular 'Italian' icon is raising questions.

BlackBerry breaks up with phone-maker TCL

Mon, 02/03/2020 - 16:25
Chinese phone-maker TCL will no longer produce BlackBerry-branded smartphones.

Coronavirus: Uber blocks drivers who picked up coronavirus man

Mon, 02/03/2020 - 14:42
Two Uber drivers transported a passenger infected with coronavirus around Mexico City.

Nintendo Switch leaker admits child sex abuse

Mon, 02/03/2020 - 13:50
A Californian man admits hacking into Nintendo servers and possessing child abuse images.

Coronavirus:10 days of hospital building in 60 seconds

Sun, 02/02/2020 - 12:21
Aerial footage shows the construction of Huoshenshan hospital, built to treat coronavirus patients.

NFL: How tablets are speeding up American football

Sun, 02/02/2020 - 11:46
Insiders say the tempo of games has become faster and there is more emphasis on player skill.

Inside the hidden 'power tunnels' of London

Sun, 02/02/2020 - 00:09
Deep underneath the streets of the capital is a hidden network, powering the network.

Facebook, Tiktok, Twitter tackle coronavirus fake news

Sat, 02/01/2020 - 02:41
Platforms are increasing efforts to block false information as the outbreak spreads and fear grows.

Eating disorder used to sell diets on Instagram

Fri, 01/31/2020 - 22:38
Kara Henry explains how Instagram accounts are using images of her eating disorder to promote weight loss.

MEPs vote for universal charging cable for mobiles

Fri, 01/31/2020 - 17:08
The decision will anger Apple which has argued against such a decision.

WhatsApp to stop working on millions of phones

Fri, 01/31/2020 - 16:41
The messaging app will become obsolete on older operating systems from 1 Feb.

Atari announces video game hotel and other tech news

Fri, 01/31/2020 - 14:57
BBC Click's Marc Cieslak looks at some of the week's best technology stories.

Huduma Namba: Kenya court halts biometric ID over data fears

Fri, 01/31/2020 - 12:01
Judges says data protection laws need to be enacted to safeguard a wealth of sensitive information.

Tesla boss Elon Musk releases electronic dance track

Fri, 01/31/2020 - 11:44
Mr Musk posted a teaser picture of himself in a studio shortly before sharing the track, which he wrote.

Russia's use of facial recognition challenged in court

Fri, 01/31/2020 - 11:32
Moscow is rapidly expanding its use of live facial recognition technology.