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Suzi Taylor: Australia reality TV star 'extorted' Tinder date

Fri, 11/01/2019 - 05:13
Suzi Taylor arranged to meet the man before assaulting him and stealing money, police say.

China rolls out 'one of the world's largest' 5G networks

Fri, 11/01/2019 - 03:51
By the end of the year, China's will be one of the world's largest 5G deployments, state media said.

Maids for sale: How Silicon Valley enables online slave markets

Fri, 11/01/2019 - 00:42
Domestic workers have been illegally sold via Instagram and other apps on Google and Apple's stores.

How Silicon Valley enables online slave markets

Thu, 10/31/2019 - 22:42
Domestic workers have been illegally sold via Instagram and other apps on Google and Apple's stores.

On the inside of a hacking catastrophe

Thu, 10/31/2019 - 20:10
A massive data breach can cause chaos within a company and put IT staff under extreme stress.

Facial recognition technology code of conduct call

Thu, 10/31/2019 - 17:37
The technology has the potential for "widespread invasiveness", the information commissioner said.

'I was a victim of the WhatsApp hack'

Thu, 10/31/2019 - 17:02
Faustin Rukundo had no idea that a strange call over WhatsApp had infected his phone with spyware.

Google given green light for Toronto smart city

Thu, 10/31/2019 - 16:07
It is on a smaller scale than it had wanted and must treat any data it collects as a "public asset".

Facebook challenged over political ad policy

Thu, 10/31/2019 - 13:19
A California man is running for office in attempt to highlight flaws in Facebook's policies.

Facebook moderation firm Cognizant quits

Thu, 10/31/2019 - 13:05
It says the nature of the work was not in line with its vision for the company.

Entire drone fleet grounded by US government agency

Thu, 10/31/2019 - 12:30
The 800 drones used to monitor endangered species and federal land are being investigated for security risks.

Twitter to ban all political advertising

Wed, 10/30/2019 - 21:31
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says the reach of political messages "should be earned, not bought".

DeepMind AI achieves Grandmaster status at Starcraft 2

Wed, 10/30/2019 - 18:00
Artificial intelligence firm says its AI agents have achieved Grandmaster status at Starcraft 2.

Microsoft's GitHub blocks Catalan protest app

Wed, 10/30/2019 - 14:07
Spanish authorities accuse the Tsunami Democràtic group of being a 'criminal organisation'.

#TeamTrees: YouTube stars boost tree-planting campaign to over $8m

Wed, 10/30/2019 - 13:21
The campaign, supported by YouTubers such as Jeffree Star, has raised more than $8m in five days.

Amazon's push for Prime sign-up 'misleading', says ASA

Wed, 10/30/2019 - 12:14
The way payment options were presented was confusing and needs to change, the advertising watchdog rules.

Smart meters will get to Star Trek phase, says minister

Wed, 10/30/2019 - 12:11
The technology will be a "friend" of consumers, a minister says, but he admits problems with the rollout.

Facebook agrees to pay Cambridge Analytica fine to UK

Wed, 10/30/2019 - 10:05
The social network has dropped an appeal against a £500,000 penalty from UK's privacy watchdog.

WhatsApp sues Israeli firm over phone hacking claims

Wed, 10/30/2019 - 04:03
Facebook-owned WhatsApp alleges NSO Group was behind a cyber-attack on phones and messages.

Netflix founder: 'Learn when to get out of the way'

Wed, 10/30/2019 - 00:07
You need to learn "when to get out of the way" as a start-up CEO, says Netflix founder Marc Randolph.