» Dispatches from the Windows 10 frontline | Letters
25/05/16 18:07 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
I read Michele Hanson’s article ( G2 , 24 May) with a wry smile, having spent time earlier modifying a friend’s computer to prevent it updating to Windows 10, as the same thing had nearly happened to me last month. What happens is that M...
» Xiaomi Mi Drone poses price challenge
25/05/16 17:48 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
China's Xiaomi announces its first drone, pricing it significantly lower than a comparable model by the market leader DJI.
» Norway stages 32-hour app term reading
25/05/16 15:58 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
The consumer agency in Norway stages a live reading of app terms and conditions lasting over 30 hours in protest against their "absurd" length.
» VIDEO: Are people ready for robot colleagues?
25/05/16 15:21 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
Robot-makers descend on Paris to convince people that their gadgets are safe and easy to work with.
» Microsoft hangs up on phone workers
25/05/16 14:20 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
Microsoft reveals plans to cut up to 1,850 jobs as part of efforts to scale back its smartphone business.
» Foxconn replaces '60,000 with robots'
25/05/16 12:22 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
Apple supplier Foxconn replaces 60,000 factory workers with robots, according to Chinese media reports.
» Netflix faces quota on EU-made content
25/05/16 11:03 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
On-demand video streaming services face a call that at least 20% of the catalogues they offer to EU subscribers should be made locally.
» Microsoft U-turn on 'nasty trick' pop-up
25/05/16 10:36 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
Microsoft has created an extra notification to allow customers to cancel Windows 10 upgrade after being accused of "nasty tricks".
» Gran Turismo Sport: Sony's plan to blur the lines between real and virtual racing
25/05/16 09:58 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
Latest racing title’s eSports mode could lead to successful drivers receiving a real-life licence. How easy will it be for gamer drivers to transfer to the track? Two seemingly contradictory pieces of information came out of Sony’s recen...
» Antisocial network: how self-deprecation is taking over the internet
25/05/16 09:03 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
It used to be Instagram posts of glamorous parties and beach selfies. Now it’s Netflix and bragging about your chilled weekend Social media is often called out as an outlet for bragging. Or its spin-off, the #humblebrag . We hear all the...
» Alphabet’s Eric Schmidt admits he uses an iPhone
25/05/16 09:03 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
Is Android just not good enough for the 15-year Google veteran, or is the one-time search company CEO just keeping tabs on the competition? Despite having been the chief executive of Google for 10 years where he oversaw the launch of And...
» VIDEO: Tackling abuse on Twitter a 'priority'
25/05/16 07:35 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
Twitter has introduced changes in the hope of regaining popularity, but progress takes time, chief executive Jack Dorsey tells the BBC.
» 4chan founder Chris Poole – 2012 archive Tech Weekly podcast
25/05/16 07:30 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
In this podcast originally published in April 2012, Aleks Krotoski explores the tension between online identity and anonymity in an interview with Chris Poole We’re making a new tech podcast – and we need your help The anonymous online p...
» VIDEO: The modular, build yourself robot kits
25/05/16 07:14 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
BBC Click's Lara Lewington looks at two of the kits which allow you to build your own robot
» Chatterbox: Wednesday
25/05/16 06:00 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
The place to talk about games and other things that matter It’s Wednesday. Continue reading...
» Huawei sues Samsung over patents
25/05/16 04:30 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
Huawei is suing its tech rival Samsung in two countries over claims that several of its patents have been infringed.
» Reboot: Adidas to make shoes in Germany again – but using robots
25/05/16 02:49 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
Company unveils new factory in Germany that will use machines to make shoes instead of humans in Asia Adidas, the German maker of sportswear and equipment, has announced it will start marketing its first series of shoes manufactured by r...
» PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel said to fund Hulk Hogan's Gawker lawsuit
25/05/16 02:05 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
The billionaire investor, who has a difficult history with the site’s tech branch, is paying the legal bills for the ex-wrestler in his sex-tape lawsuit, Forbes reports Billionaire Silicon Valley investor Peter Thiel is secretly funding ...
» Toyota hails a ride with Uber
25/05/16 00:47 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
Carmakers Toyota and Volkswagen have struck separate partnerships with rideshare companies Uber and Gett.
» Toyota and Volkswagen invest in ride-hailing apps: 'the future of mobility'
24/05/16 20:43 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
Toyota announced partnership with Uber as Volkswagen puts $300m into Tel Aviv-based app Gett, in move that could pave way for apps to use self-driving cars Two major car companies announced on Tuesday investments in ride-hailing apps, si...