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BBC iPlayer streams sport in 4K HDR for first time A rugby match was livestreamed via iPlayer in a trial featuring the high-quality TV formats.
Posted: 24 April 2018 | 7:00 am - Click title for full story
Ransomware infects Ukraine energy ministry website Hackers have taken Ukraine's energy ministry website offline, demanding a Bitcoin ransom to release encrypted files.
Posted: 24 April 2018 | 6:21 am - Click title for full story
The senior citizens taking on coding In Singapore, senior citizens are learning how to code computer programs on training courses designed to modernise skills and keep older brains sharp.
Posted: 24 April 2018 | 5:50 am - Click title for full story
TSB boss says sorry for banking chaos Customers remain locked out of their accounts and are unable to make payments as chaos continues.
Posted: 24 April 2018 | 5:32 am - Click title for full story
Vodafone rated worst mobile provider by Which? survey The mobile phone giant is ranked lowest for the seventh year in a row by consumer body Which?.
Posted: 24 April 2018 | 4:20 am - Click title for full story
YouTube publishes deleted videos report The video-sharing website details the reasons why millions of videos have been removed.
Posted: 23 April 2018 | 6:27 pm - Click title for full story
Lab-grown meat The meat industry, a major contributor to CO2 emissions and deforestation, is facing competition.
Posted: 23 April 2018 | 6:12 pm - Click title for full story
Chinese tech giants' sexist job ads exposed Some adverts offered "men only" jobs while others wanted "trim" women applicants, Human Rights Watch found.
Posted: 23 April 2018 | 3:15 pm - Click title for full story
Robot helps Jack McLinden, 14, to be Everton mascot A robot carried on to the pitch feeds panoramic live images and sound back to Jack McLinden's tablet.
Posted: 23 April 2018 | 2:53 pm - Click title for full story
Spotify tests filter to block swearing in songs The trial feature skips explicit tracks but only works on Apple devices and lacks a parental lock.
Posted: 23 April 2018 | 1:34 pm - Click title for full story
Apple's Shazam deal faces European probe Seven countries asked the European Commission to review the purchase of the music identification app.
Posted: 23 April 2018 | 12:33 pm - Click title for full story
Police 'visit funeral home to unlock dead man's phone' Police in Florida are criticised for allegedly entering a funeral home to use a dead man's finger to unlock his smartphone.
Posted: 23 April 2018 | 12:00 pm - Click title for full story
'Nazi pug' video-maker has no regrets Mark Meechan was fined £800 after teaching a dog to give a Nazi salute.
Posted: 23 April 2018 | 8:23 am - Click title for full story
Russia Telegram ban hits Google and Amazon services Google and Amazon have been caught up in Russian attempts to block the Telegram messaging app.
Posted: 23 April 2018 | 8:05 am - Click title for full story
Amazon Echo trial to help elderly and disabled people As many councils struggle with budget issues to deliver services such as social care, new technology is being used in one trial area.
Posted: 23 April 2018 | 7:59 am - Click title for full story
Iran's banks banned from dealing in crypto-currencies Iran bans its banks from using Bitcoin, amid money-laundering concerns.
Posted: 23 April 2018 | 6:31 am - Click title for full story
South Korea turns off loudspeaker broadcasts into North South Korea says silencing the propaganda broadcasts will help set the mood for the inter-Korean summit.
Posted: 23 April 2018 | 5:41 am - Click title for full story
Jeremy Hunt threatens social media with new child-protection laws The health secretary wants action from the sites on underage use, bullying and screen-time limits.
Posted: 22 April 2018 | 8:35 am - Click title for full story
HQ Trivia: The free app giving away thousands of pounds How does a free app with no adverts go about becoming a success with Hollywood actors whilst giving away thousands in cash?
Posted: 20 April 2018 | 7:00 pm - Click title for full story
GDPR: Are you ready for the EU's huge data privacy shake-up? Organisations have just seven weeks to prepare for a major shake-up to EU data privacy laws.
Posted: 20 April 2018 | 3:07 pm - Click title for full story
Russia's Telegram ban 'failing' The messaging app is working around attempts to block it by authorities.
Posted: 20 April 2018 | 1:38 pm - Click title for full story
Ofcom seeks to scrap local TV roll-out The media regulator says launching more local TV stations in the UK is not viable.
Posted: 20 April 2018 | 9:09 am - Click title for full story
German supreme court rejects ad-block challenge Publishing giant Axel Springer has lost a long-running case seeking to limit the use of Adblock Plus.
Posted: 20 April 2018 | 7:19 am - Click title for full story
Facebook removes 'gay sex for rent' posts An investigation found groups offering free accommodation for young men in exchange for sex.
Posted: 20 April 2018 | 6:13 am - Click title for full story
Google's SMS replacement ready to launch Android phones are beginning to receive Google's feature-rich new service called Chat.
Posted: 20 April 2018 | 5:34 am - Click title for full story
Robot visits a pub for Westworld promotion and other news BBC Click's Jen Copestake looks at some of the best technology news stories of the week.
Posted: 20 April 2018 | 5:05 am - Click title for full story
God of War: Giving gaming new emotions The team behind God of War tell Newsbeat the gaming industry is maturing to tackle more complex emotions than ever before.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 11:47 pm - Click title for full story
Robo farmers Farmers are working on robotic solutions due to a shortage of human workers to pick difficult crops.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 6:04 pm - Click title for full story
Meet the robots that can pick and plant better than we can Farmers are turning to robots to plant seedlings and pick produce because of human worker shortages.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 6:03 pm - Click title for full story
Facebook to exclude billions from European privacy laws A total of 1.5 billion international Facebook users will not be protected under GDPR.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 6:43 am - Click title for full story
Ikea's TaskRabbit app back online after data breach The odd jobs marketplace has been investigating a "cyber-security incident".
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 4:46 am - Click title for full story
TalkTalk and Vodafone top complaints chart again TalkTalk, Vodafone and BT drew the most complaints for their services, the regulator says.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 4:38 am - Click title for full story
The helmet which gives firefighters 'X-ray vision' The C-Thru lens uses augmented reality to improve firefighters’ sight in poor visibility.
Posted: 19 April 2018 | 4:21 am - Click title for full story
NHS website defaced by hackers The digital vandalism was spotted by a security researcher and has since been fixed.
Posted: 18 April 2018 | 11:32 am - Click title for full story
Iceland's Bitcoin heist suspect 'flees on PM's plane' The man fled from Iceland to Sweden on a passenger plane reportedly also carrying the prime minister.
Posted: 18 April 2018 | 11:20 am - Click title for full story
Are AI fairytales the future? The first AI fairytale has been written by an algorithm, a company claims - a taste of future story-telling?
Posted: 18 April 2018 | 8:03 am - Click title for full story
Bitcoin peaks and falls become race tracks The rapidly changing value of crypto-currency has been turned into a mobile game.
Posted: 18 April 2018 | 4:37 am - Click title for full story
School warns over Roblox and Fortnite online games Roblox and Fortnite enable players to talk to interact with each other via online chat.
Posted: 18 April 2018 | 2:58 am - Click title for full story
Minister ridiculed for saying ancient India invented internet Biplap Deb cited the ancient Hindu epic Mahabharata but his statement has attracted ridicule.
Posted: 18 April 2018 | 1:51 am - Click title for full story
Facebook seeks facial recognition consent in EU and Canada Amid a privacy crisis, Facebook asks permission to expand use of facial recognition technology.
Posted: 17 April 2018 | 11:56 pm - Click title for full story
Wish.com: Penis advert appeared in video game apps US retailer Wish.com is admonished by UK ad watchdog for the third time since November.
Posted: 17 April 2018 | 6:02 pm - Click title for full story
Steep rise in child abuse images online, charity reports The Internet Watch Foundation found more than 78,000 website addresses with child abuse images in 2017.
Posted: 17 April 2018 | 6:01 pm - Click title for full story
NHS ransomware attack response criticised MPs say it is "alarming" plans to improve cyber-security after the Wannacry attack have not been agreed.
Posted: 17 April 2018 | 5:53 pm - Click title for full story
Russia's Telegram block hits web users Russia blocks millions of IP addresses in move to shut down Telegram messaging platform.
Posted: 17 April 2018 | 8:44 am - Click title for full story
Life of a meme What do pictures of two guys pointing at each other and yelling tell us about how a meme begins and ends?
Posted: 17 April 2018 | 7:45 am - Click title for full story
T-Mobile fined over false ringtones The firm paid $40m (£27m) over claims it employed false ringtones rather than fixing call problems.
Posted: 17 April 2018 | 6:33 am - Click title for full story
Ikea app TaskRabbit reveals security breach TaskRabbit says it is working with law enforcement, and its website is offline.
Posted: 17 April 2018 | 5:28 am - Click title for full story
Facebook facial recognition faces class-action suit Damages could amount to "billions of dollars", the judge says.
Posted: 16 April 2018 | 10:32 pm - Click title for full story
Ninjas and nanobots Is the fusion of biology and technology speeding us towards a synthetic future?
Posted: 16 April 2018 | 6:33 pm - Click title for full story
Coffee trends Coffee in five charts: How coffee drinking varies around the world.
Posted: 13 April 2018 | 3:48 pm - Click title for full story
First timer The big winner at the Bafta Games Awards was Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice, including Best Performer - won by a video editor.
Posted: 13 April 2018 | 10:19 am - Click title for full story
Bug hunters Big rewards are available for hackers who can spot when websites have got their coding wrong.
Posted: 12 April 2018 | 6:00 pm - Click title for full story
Hellblade: Our big risk paid off with five Bafta wins Making a video game about mental health was worth the risk, says its creator.
Posted: 12 April 2018 | 4:59 pm - Click title for full story
Nintendo celebrates Bafta hat trick Nintendo's Shinya Takahashi says he is "very happy" with the company's success at the Baftas.
Posted: 12 April 2018 | 3:39 pm - Click title for full story
What Remains of Edith Finch wins Bafta's top games award What Remains of Edith Finch scores an upset by beating Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice at the Baftas.
Posted: 12 April 2018 | 3:10 pm - Click title for full story
Tim Schafer: My games suffered 'bit rot' The award-winning games designer says many of his classics became unplayable on modern machines.
Posted: 12 April 2018 | 5:26 am - Click title for full story
'600 apps had my data' Data harvesting is a multi-billion dollar industry privacy campaigners believe is far too opaque.
Posted: 9 April 2018 | 6:05 pm - Click title for full story
What does the future hold for humanoid robots? Machines that can fully mimic natural body movements are still a long way off, says Will Jackson.
Posted: 20 March 2018 | 9:43 pm - Click title for full story
Aubrey de Grey: Treating ageing as a curable disease The scientist aims to develop therapies to repair damage at the molecular and cellular level.
Posted: 18 March 2018 | 7:15 pm - Click title for full story
NanoMap: How uncertainty helps this drone fly MIT CSAIL's NanoMap system enables drones to avoid obstacles while flying at 20 mph (32km/h)
Posted: 15 March 2018 | 9:26 pm - Click title for full story
Visual effects behind Thor: Ragnarok Click talks to Alexis Wajsbrot, the visual effects supervisor for Thor: Ragnarok.
Posted: 12 March 2018 | 7:07 pm - Click title for full story
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