» Russian hackers targeting conservative US thinktanks, Microsoft says
21/08/18 09:27 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
Firm claims Kremlin-linked group created fake websites for Senate and thinktanks The Russian group linked to the hacking of Hillary Clinton’s presidential election campaign has been launching fresh attacks in the US, including against tw...
» 'Gas leak' iPad prompts Apple shop evacuation
21/08/18 08:41 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
The Dutch fire brigade is called to help deal with a "fuming" Apple device.
» Microsoft claims win over 'Russian political hackers'
21/08/18 08:16 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
Cyber-attacks on US political groups are stopped after Microsoft grabs key net domains, the company says.
» The undertakers of Silicon Valley: how failure became big business
21/08/18 08:00 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
In the world of tech startups, messing up is practically a religion. This company is here to pick up the pieces I am on the phone with the one-time owner of Kozmo.com. Back in 2001, Kozmo.com was going to deliver your Starbucks coffee in...
» F1 2018 review – thrillingly close to the real thing
21/08/18 08:00 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
This year’s official Formula One game is the closest yet to the real racing driver experience. You’ll even need to brush up on your TV interview technique Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PC; Codemasters Turning the pinnacle of the motorsports w...
» Investors betting against Tesla made $1.09bn since Elon Musk's tweet
21/08/18 07:00 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
Musk tweeted on 7 August that he had ‘secured’ funding to take the company private, but so far no offer has been made Investors betting on a fall in Tesla’s share price have made $1.09bn since 7 August, when Tesla founder Elon Musk tweet...
» Bitcoin buster?
20/08/18 23:15 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
Bitcoin's price rises and falls wildly, making it high risk. Is there a more stable alternative?
» Gatwick flight information screens fail
20/08/18 16:49 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
Airport staff had to write flight information on whiteboards after screens went blank.
» Facebook apologises for blocking Prager University's videos
20/08/18 16:03 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
The firm had blocked one video critical about Muslims and another that defended male aggression.
» Gig economy pressures make drivers 'more likely to crash'
20/08/18 14:28 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
Drivers and couriers who get their work from apps face a "heightened risk" of crashes, a study suggests.
» Honeypot pornography lawyer pleads guilty
20/08/18 14:01 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
A US lawyer who tricked people into paying for films he had helped pirate faces years in jail.
» Social media faces EU fine if terror lingers for an hour
20/08/18 11:39 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
The European Commission is planning stricter rules for social media companies.
» Harsh headlines, failed festivals and, finally, friends: Pokémon Go, two years on
20/08/18 11:00 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
John Hanke, the boss of developer Niantic, is as passionate as ever about getting players outside. And his strategy is working, as seen in the success of this year’s Pokémon Go Fest in Chicago Going to the gym meant something quite diffe...
» Apple 'pulls gambling apps from China App Store'
20/08/18 08:32 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
The reported removal of thousands of apps follows criticism by Chinese state media.
» The woman who created 'Tinder for lonely mums'
19/08/18 23:20 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
As the first of her friends to become a mum, Michelle Kennedy didn't have a network of other mothers to share her experiences with.
» Superfast broadband 'boosts UK business by £9bn'
19/08/18 23:12 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
The government says thousands of firms are now reaping the financial benefit of faster connectivity.
» Mat Ewins review – hi-tech gags from multimedia noodler extraordinaire
19/08/18 10:47 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
Just the Tonic at the Mash House, Edinburgh Artistry and geekery combine in a set that shows off Ewins’ clever video editing and pranksterish sense of fun Brexit. #MeToo. Editing a newspaper on Mars. One of those isn’t a popular topic am...
» The game changers: meet the creatives shaking up the gaming world
19/08/18 07:30 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
On the eve of a new exhibition, we talk to six radical designers in an industry that’s evolving at exhilarating speed Just as the kaleidoscopic dramas of Leo Tolstoy’s novel Anna Karenina , the pseudo-non-fiction murk of Alan Moore ’s co...
» Inside the British military base where young hackers learn to stop cybercrime
19/08/18 06:00 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
As part of the Cyber Security Challenge UK, law enforcement agencies are putting ‘cyberdefenders’ through their paces At the heart of a police operation to defend Britain from attack by cybercriminals, a 14-year-old boy was honing his sk...
» Mercedes-Benz Vito: ‘More than just a van’
19/08/18 05:00 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
Once seen merely as workhorses, the new generation of vans are highly adaptable all-rounders Mercedes-Benz Vito 119 Sport Crew Price £28,485 Power 190bhp Payload 1,250 kg MPG 47.1 CO2 158g/km It’s 5am on a blissful Saturday morning and i...