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Iran bans Telegram as sanctions deadline looms

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 10:06
The messaging app is now no longer available in Iran as authorities demand Telegram be banned

Autonomy ex-executive guilty of fraud

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 05:20
An ex-financial officer is found guilty in the first legal judgement over the UK software firm.

Robot company Starship Technologies plans 1,000 delivery bots

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 05:06
Starship Technologies currently has 200 machines making deliveries in the US, UK and Germany

Drones deliver blood and medical supplies in Rwanda

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 04:49
Doctors in Rwanda are able to order blood supplies by text and then have them delivered by drone.

Cancer researchers need phones to process data

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 21:09
British researchers want to build a huge network of personal smartphones to process data overnight.

Emergency drones

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 20:23
Mobile operators are using drones to improve mobile communications and help emergency services

WhatsApp boss and co-founder Jan Koum to quit

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 19:37
Jan Koum says he wants to pursue new projects, but reports say he clashed with parent company Facebook.

Panasonic hit with $280m corruption fine

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 17:09
The US says the firm hired consultants for "improper" purposes and concealed payments to sales agents in Asia.

Peppa Pig blocked from China's Douyin video platform

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 14:09
State media say the cartoon is being used "subversively" - and a rival, domestic pig has been launched.

Russia internet freedom: Mass rally in Moscow against Telegram ban

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 12:24
Thousands of Russian web users protest against an official block on popular messaging app Telegram.

Logan Paul ends daily YouTube vlog series

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 10:28
The popular video creator says he will no longer post daily updates after 536 uploads.

China shuts down Player Unknown cheat code gang

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 10:09
The cheats helped players survive longer in the hugely popular survival shooter game.

Facebook 'downvote' button in new test

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 09:24
Facebook says the tool, now being trialled in New Zealand, is not a "dislike" key.

Legal row over who owns France.com domain

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 08:30
A man who has run the France.com website since 1994 is suing after it was given to the French government.

Regain control

Sun, 04/29/2018 - 21:15
The new rules which might help stop private information being shared without our knowledge.

'Hacker's paradise'

Sun, 04/29/2018 - 20:03
How cyber security firm Darktrace was set up by former members of the UK security services and maths professors.

T-Mobile agrees $26bn mega-merger with Sprint

Sun, 04/29/2018 - 19:55
The US telecoms firms could win more customers through the deal, as long as regulators approve it.

Fortnite: 13-year-old is game's youngest professional player

Sun, 04/29/2018 - 07:43
Kyle Jackson from Sidcup in Kent is set to compete for cash prizes in events all over the world.

Professional Fortnite gamer at 13 'a dream for all kids'

Sun, 04/29/2018 - 07:10
Kyle Jackson's skills have given him the chance to earn cash playing the game Fortnite.

Fake five-star reviews being bought and sold online

Sat, 04/28/2018 - 20:20
A trade in false online reviews relied upon by millions is identified in a BBC investigation.