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Currys PC World customers scammed via eBay

Tue, 10/29/2019 - 19:19
Criminals siphoned money from unwitting eBay customers who paid using PayPal.

Artificial intelligence: Machines given power to kill?

Tue, 10/29/2019 - 14:10
One former Google software engineer warns of the dangers of using AI in the military.

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare faces Russian backlash

Tue, 10/29/2019 - 13:36
Latest game from Activision Blizzard criticised by users for its portrayal of Russia.

Netflix angers film-makers with 'insulting' speed-up function

Tue, 10/29/2019 - 12:47
Director Judd Apatow calls the move "ridiculous and insulting" and actor Aaron Paul also speaks out.

Indian grandpa cooks his way to YouTube glory

Tue, 10/29/2019 - 03:54
The 60-year-old rose to social media fame because of his unusual cooking videos.

Internet 'father' Vint Cerf on future challenges ahead for the web

Tue, 10/29/2019 - 00:14
As the Internet marks 50 years, its co-founder Vint Cerf, tells of his concerns for the future.

Why passwords don't work, and what will replace them

Tue, 10/29/2019 - 00:02
Passwords can be insecure, easy to lose and easier to forget, so can new tech protect us?

'Make or break' moment for 5G

Mon, 10/28/2019 - 18:28
European Space Agency warns some airwaves will compromise work on climate change.

Georgia hit by massive cyber-attack

Mon, 10/28/2019 - 17:25
More than 2,000 websites, as well as the national TV station, have been targeted.

Cara Delevingne 'space selfie not meant for space'

Mon, 10/28/2019 - 14:41
A device that crashed in the US was from a Samsung publicity campaign offering to send selfies into space.

iPhone 5 users risk losing internet access

Mon, 10/28/2019 - 12:26
Apple says users will be left without access to email or the internet unless they update software this week.

Molly Russell: Instagram extends self-harm ban to drawings

Mon, 10/28/2019 - 06:11
The father of a teenager who killed herself after viewing graphic images says the app needs to act.

Why do gay apps struggle to stop catfish?

Mon, 10/28/2019 - 00:07
Gay dating app Hornet says it will use algorithms to tackle fake profiles and fraudsters.

MPs demand action over rise in online bank crashes

Mon, 10/28/2019 - 00:02
Report says more regulation and a levy on firms may be needed to protect customers from IT failures.

Avatars: Are we ready for our digital twins?

Mon, 10/28/2019 - 00:00
When we think of avatars, we imagine a blue film character. But now they're being used very differently.

Molly Russell: Did her death change social media?

Sun, 10/27/2019 - 22:14
Ian Russell meets other parents bereaved by suicide; he wants tech firms to protect children more.

Microsoft pips Amazon for $10bn AI 'Jedi' contract

Sat, 10/26/2019 - 10:37
Microsoft is awarded the lucrative AI deal following a heavily-scrutinised bidding process.

How a social network could save democracy from deadlock

Sat, 10/26/2019 - 00:50
An online tool developed in Taiwan could help defuse political rows across the globe.

Gamer buys Fallout 76 add-on domain to criticise Bethesda

Fri, 10/25/2019 - 17:19
A frustrated gamer buys the domain to a Fallout 76 website to criticise developers Bethesda.

Facebook's counter-terrorist training

Fri, 10/25/2019 - 13:11
The Metropolitan Police is teaming up with the tech giant to stop the spread of terrorist videos.