» HQ Trivia: The free app giving away thousands of pounds
21/04/18 00:00 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
How does a free app with no adverts go about becoming a success with Hollywood actors whilst giving away thousands in cash?
» GDPR: Are you ready for the EU's huge data privacy shake-up?
20/04/18 20:07 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
Organisations have just seven weeks to prepare for a major shake-up to EU data privacy laws.
» Russia's Telegram ban 'failing'
20/04/18 18:38 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
The messaging app is working around attempts to block it by authorities.
» Two years' detention for UK teenager who 'cyberterrorised' US officials
20/04/18 16:17 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
Kane Gamble, 18, targeted CIA and FBI chiefs from Leicestershire housing estate A teenager who rocked the US intelligence community when he tricked his way into top officials’ accounts in a campaign of “cyberterrorism” has been locked up...
» Ofcom seeks to scrap local TV roll-out
20/04/18 14:09 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
The media regulator says launching more local TV stations in the UK is not viable.
» Inside Nintendo's Labo toy factory: 'Creating and learning are fun!'
20/04/18 12:53 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
Developers at the gaming giant reveal the thinking behind their new range of hi-tech interactive cardboard construction kits, and the laughs they had while inventing them The launch of a new Nintendo product always generates excitement, ...
» Google vs the right to be forgotten: Chips with Everything podcast
20/04/18 12:53 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
In April 2018, Google lost a landmark case against a businessman who used his ‘right to be forgotten’ to have links to a previous conviction taken down from the search engine. Jordan Erica Webber discusses the importance of this case and...
» German supreme court rejects ad-block challenge
20/04/18 12:19 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
Publishing giant Axel Springer has lost a long-running case seeking to limit the use of Adblock Plus.
» Chat: Google’s big shot at killing Apple’s iMessage
20/04/18 11:49 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
Tech giant behind Android corrals phone operators around the world to launch a unified SMS replacement Google has unveiled a new messaging system, Chat, an attempt to replace SMS, unify Android’s various messaging services and beat Apple...
» Facebook removes 'gay sex for rent' posts
20/04/18 11:13 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
An investigation found groups offering free accommodation for young men in exchange for sex.
» Google's SMS replacement ready to launch
20/04/18 10:34 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
Android phones are beginning to receive Google's feature-rich new service called Chat.
» Robot visits a pub for Westworld promotion and other news
20/04/18 10:05 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
BBC Click's Jen Copestake looks at some of the best technology news stories of the week.
» Americans want tougher rules for big tech amid privacy scandals, poll finds
20/04/18 10:00 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
After Cambridge Analytica revelations, 83% of Americans call for companies like Facebook to face harsher penalties for breaches Americans want major technology companies to be regulated, with legal responsibility for the content they car...
» God of War: Giving gaming new emotions
20/04/18 04:47 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
The team behind God of War tell Newsbeat the gaming industry is maturing to tackle more complex emotions than ever before.
» Robo farmers
19/04/18 23:04 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
Farmers are working on robotic solutions due to a shortage of human workers to pick difficult crops.
» Meet the robots that can pick and plant better than we can
19/04/18 23:03 from BBC News | Technology | UK Edition
Farmers are turning to robots to plant seedlings and pick produce because of human worker shortages.
» Artificial intelligence, robots and a human touch | Letters
19/04/18 17:17 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
Deborah O’Neill on the failings of automation at Tesla and elsewhere, and Matt Meyer and Nick Lynch on the House of Lords AI select committee report Elon Musk’s comment that humans are underrated ( Humans replace robots at flagging Tesla...
» Zelda? Pokémon? Spyro? Players tweet their defining games
19/04/18 16:22 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
Under the trending Twitter hashtag #GameStruck4, video game fans have spent the day listing the four titles that defined their love of gaming. Some are predictable, others not so much It’s a question video game fans often discuss: which ...
» Amazon buys exclusive UK rights to US Open tennis tournament
19/04/18 14:11 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
Five-year deal, thought worth $40m, gives Prime subscribers in UK access to grand slam event Amazon has struck a deal said to be worth $40m (£30m) for the exclusive UK TV rights to the US Open tennis tournament, as the US firm looks to a...
» What’s the best email service that doesn’t scan emails for ad-targeting?
19/04/18 12:19 from Guardian Unlimited Technology
Jim doesn’t want his emails scanned for targeted ads, but while there are ways to avoid it, surveillance-based advertising is rife What’s the best free email service provider that does not scan or use the data in your emails for advertis...