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The web burglars trying to break in every second

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 7:55pm
Tackling the "grey noise" of potentially malicious web traffic is a full-time job for IT teams.

Apple announces new services

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 6:01pm
Apple announced new services across some of their apps at a conference in Cupertino, California.

Apple unveils TV streaming platform and credit card

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 5:21pm
The tech giant confirmed it was focusing on online services, rather than devices, at a live event.

Britons get 'bad deal' from broadband giants

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 9:53am
Slow speeds and poor value for money top lists of complaints about big UK broadband providers.

Automation could replace 1.5 million jobs, says ONS

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 9:51am
In England, the jobs of women, the young and part-time workers are most at risk from automation.

Autonomy sale the focus of the UK's biggest fraud trial

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 6:52am
Hewlett-Packard sues Autonomy founder Mike Lynch for almost £4bn over 2011 sale of his company.

10 years of Grindr: A rocky relationship

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 9:07pm
A look back at the highs and lows from the first 10 years of dating app Grindr.

How Pope Francis could shape the future of robotics

Sat, 03/23/2019 - 8:26pm
Pope Francis hosts discussions on the future of robotics and ethics at the Vatican in Rome.

Security flaw put RBS customers at risk of cyber-attack

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 11:17am
Software designed to prevent cyber-attacks had a bug that could have let hackers get at machines.

Autonomous shuttle to be tested in New York City

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 10:46am
The self-driving shuttle will be available to workers at a large site in Brooklyn.

Why bots probably aren't gaming the 'Cancel Brexit' petition

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 9:39am
Questions have been asked about whether all the 3m signatures on the petition are genuine.

Facebook staff 'flagged Cambridge Analytica fears earlier than thought'

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 7:54am
Facebook says concerns raised about data-scraping were not related to the previously reported scandal.

AI turns scribbles into masterpieces and other news

Fri, 03/22/2019 - 4:13am
BBC Click's Omar Mehtab looks at some of the best tech news stories of the week.

Uber 'picks New York Stock Exchange' for stock listing

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 10:10pm
The firm's public stock offering is expected in the coming months and may be one of the biggest in 2019.

How do you know where your olive oil really comes from?

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 8:13pm
New technologies are helping track the provenance of food throughout the supply chain.

Millions of Facebook passwords exposed internally

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 2:30pm
Developers working for Facebook logged the passwords in plain text as they wrote code for the site.

Arrests shut down illegal TV streaming gang

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 1:49pm
The gang behind the net TV services offered access to hundreds of channels in 30 countries.

Huawei ban would delay 5G rollout: Three

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 1:34pm
The boss of mobile operator Three said he was confident the Chinese firm was not a threat to customers.

Oculus releases updated Rift VR headset

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 11:13am
The updated flagship headset has sharper displays but still needs to be tethered to a PC to work.

Health apps pose 'unprecedented' privacy risks

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 10:01am
Data is being shared with companies, including Amazon and Google, a study of popular apps finds.