Tesla says autopilot involved in second car crash Wed, 13 Jul 2016 12:59:17 GMT
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Tesla admits its autopilot feature was activated when one of its cars crashed on Sunday. Amazon tests personalised video ads Wed, 13 Jul 2016 17:51:52 GMT
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Amazon reveals it is developing personalised video ads that can be created on the fly to suit its shoppers' interest. Pokemon Go: Pikachu pops up on Downing Street Wed, 13 Jul 2016 13:42:50 GMT
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The BBC's Adam Fleming catches a popular Pokemon while waiting for the new Prime Minister on Downing Street. Google piracy report criticised by music industry Wed, 13 Jul 2016 14:14:56 GMT
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Google's publication of a report outlining its efforts to tackle piracy is criticised by music industry chiefs. Privacy row over FBI iris scan 'trial' Wed, 13 Jul 2016 11:17:21 GMT
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The FBI has collected 430,000 iris scans in the past three years, leading privacy campaigners to question the project. Death robots: Where next after Dallas? Tue, 12 Jul 2016 17:24:55 GMT
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After US police used a robot to help kill a gunman in Dallas, questions are being asked about where the strategy will lead. GTA 5 Pride modification aims 'to honour' Orlando attack victims Wed, 13 Jul 2016 11:38:29 GMT
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A group of fans have made a free, unofficial modification which sees an Pride parade making its way through Los Santos. US Holocaust museum asks Pokemon Go players to stop Wed, 13 Jul 2016 01:32:38 GMT
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The US Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington requests visitors to refrain from trying to "catch" Pokemon on their phones. US court raises Netflix sharing anxiety in password ruling Tue, 12 Jul 2016 15:25:15 GMT
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A US court ruling saying password sharing is illegal could influence future complaints on the matter, including for services like Netflix. Shoppers frustrated on Amazon Prime Day Tue, 12 Jul 2016 17:26:34 GMT
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US-based Amazon customers are reporting problems completing online purchases on Prime Day. Pokemon Go firm fixes 'full Google access' error Tue, 12 Jul 2016 10:34:17 GMT
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The firm behind smash-hit game Pokemon Go reassures users that it only accesses basic information from their Google accounts. Ransomware 'stopped' by new software Tue, 12 Jul 2016 12:19:08 GMT
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Scientists at the University of Florida claim to have developed software that stops ransomware from encrypting files. 'Water-resistant' Samsung Galaxy S7 Active fails test Mon, 11 Jul 2016 13:12:55 GMT
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A Samsung smartphone marketed as water-resistant has failed underwater tests by a leading product review site. Warner Bros paid YouTubers thousands to promote games Tue, 12 Jul 2016 09:04:10 GMT
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PewDiePie and other YouTubers took money from Warner Bros for positive game reviews Telecoms companies unite to sign 5G manifesto Mon, 11 Jul 2016 17:43:45 GMT
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The telecoms industry signs a 5G manifesto calling for a "positive stance on innovation". 'Dalek' commands can hijack smartphones Mon, 11 Jul 2016 17:47:04 GMT
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Researchers demonstrate how garbled speech commands hidden in radio or video broadcasts could be used to control a smartphone. Tesla stock rises after Elon Musk's masterplan tweet Mon, 11 Jul 2016 14:57:14 GMT
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Tesla's stock rises after its chief executive Elon Musk hints he will soon reveal a new masterplan for the car-maker. Microsoft scraps Finland phone unit Mon, 11 Jul 2016 17:31:46 GMT
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Microsoft confirms it will close its mobile phone unit in Finland, cutting 1,350 jobs. Kim Dotcom plans 2017 relaunch of Megaupload Mon, 11 Jul 2016 10:36:39 GMT
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Net entrepreneur Kim Dotcom plans to relaunch the Megaupload web storage system in January 2017. Bitcoin rewards halve for virtual cash money miners Mon, 11 Jul 2016 13:10:34 GMT
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The financial rewards for people who help to verify who does what with their bitcoins have been halved. Facebook tests 'secret message' service Fri, 08 Jul 2016 16:53:20 GMT
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Messages that disappear are being trialled by Facebook as it experiments with a new option for those using its Messenger app. Messaging app Line set to raise up to $1.3bn in IPO Mon, 11 Jul 2016 06:53:01 GMT
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Japanese messaging app Line is set to raise up to $1.3bn when it lists its shares in New York and Tokyo later this week. Malware hits millions of Android phones Fri, 08 Jul 2016 10:21:18 GMT
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Up to 10 million Android smartphones have been infected by malware that generates fake clicks for adverts, say security researchers. Privacy Shield data pact gets European approval Fri, 08 Jul 2016 12:14:19 GMT
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A revised pact governing how data is handled as it flows between Europe and the US has been approved by EU governments. Green light for pink pregnant seat alert Fri, 08 Jul 2016 09:01:53 GMT
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Following a successful trial, the city of Busan in South Korea is now planning to introduce a system to help pregnant train and bus passengers. Second Tesla crash probed in US Thu, 07 Jul 2016 14:51:31 GMT
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A second Tesla crash, which left a driver and passenger injured, is being investigated with particular emphasis on whether the Autopilot feature was in use. Manchester City sign first e-sports player Thu, 07 Jul 2016 10:31:10 GMT
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Manchester City Football Club sign a new recruit - but one who will never actually set foot on the pitch. Bitcoins used in child sex abuse deals targeted Thu, 07 Jul 2016 11:33:33 GMT
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Bitcoins used to buy images of child sex abuse could soon be tracked and blocked as two companies share intelligence on how virtual cash is spent. Technology push to get girls educated Thu, 07 Jul 2016 12:53:52 GMT
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The UK's Department for International Development has announced funding for a range of tech projects to get poor girls educated Criminals winning 'cyber arms race' - National Crime Agency Thu, 07 Jul 2016 02:06:46 GMT
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Businesses and law enforcement agencies are losing the "cyber arms race" with online criminals, the UK's National Crime Agency warns. Tech companies blame price rises on Brexit vote Wed, 06 Jul 2016 11:47:59 GMT
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Dell computers, OnePlus phones and a wide range of camera equipment are becoming more expensive after the Brexit vote. Half a million hoverboards recalled in US Wed, 06 Jul 2016 15:12:28 GMT
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More than 500,000 hoverboards have been recalled in the US because of a fire risk. Twitter live-streams Wimbledon matches Wed, 06 Jul 2016 17:18:16 GMT
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Tennis matches from the Wimbledon championships are being live-streamed on Twitter in a first of its kind broadcast. Amazon to create 1,000 UK jobs Wed, 06 Jul 2016 18:32:58 GMT
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Amazon says it is creating 1,000 new jobs in the UK and that Brexit has not caused a dip in sales yet. Huawei sorry for 'misleading' photo Wed, 06 Jul 2016 12:07:55 GMT
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Huawei apologises after it is revealed that a photo it posted online to promote its latest phone was taken on a professional camera. Digital Economy Bill: Networks and porn sites face fines Wed, 06 Jul 2016 14:00:26 GMT
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The government proposes new fines for mobile networks and pornographic websites that fail watchdogs' tests. Takeaway app Just Eat to test delivery robots Wed, 06 Jul 2016 11:07:51 GMT
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Takeaway food ordering service Just Eat announces it will trial delivery robots in London this year. YouTube gamers caught in gambling row Tue, 05 Jul 2016 17:23:03 GMT
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Two YouTube gamers are criticised for promoting a betting website to their viewers, without clearly disclosing that they operate it. How do you react when you're online and an ad pops up? Wed, 13 Jul 2016 07:26:49 GMT
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Do you flick away from an online commercial, or do you watch? Well if you're in Asia, it's highly likely you'll watch - and for a long time. Pokemon Go players take to the streets Mon, 11 Jul 2016 18:08:31 GMT
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A new mobile game that lets players catch Pokemon as they roam the streets has become a phenomenon. Farnborough Airshow: Keeping drones safe from harm Mon, 11 Jul 2016 18:21:50 GMT
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How to protect technology such as drones from cyberattacks is one of the big issues at the Farnborough Airshow. 'I came out of retirement to work in digital world' Sun, 10 Jul 2016 23:02:47 GMT
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The death of a much-loved pet inspired one woman to find her dream job with an internet start-up company. Work begins on Eric robot resurrection Fri, 08 Jul 2016 21:02:52 GMT
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Work begins to resurrect Eric - the UK's first humanoid robot - who was first built in 1928. AI experiments roam Minecraft's lands Fri, 08 Jul 2016 05:53:28 GMT
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Minecraft gains a tool that lets artificial intelligence experiments be carried out in its virtual worlds. Snapchat Memories update will allow you to use old photos and videos Wed, 06 Jul 2016 19:09:23 GMT
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A new Snapchat update will allow users to save photos and videos and upload them at a later date. Marvel's new Iron Man is 15-year-old black girl Thu, 07 Jul 2016 00:49:14 GMT
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The character who will replace Tony Stark as Iron Man in a new episode of the comic has been revealed - and it is a 15-year-old black teenager. The bottle that empties every drop of soap and other news Fri, 01 Jul 2016 07:52:35 GMT
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BBC Click's Lara Lewington looks at some of the best of the week's technology news Microsoft's hi-tech mosquito trap and other tech news Fri, 24 Jun 2016 07:31:26 GMT
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BBC Click's Lara Lewington looks at some of the best of the week's technology news The robot that can play badminton Wed, 15 Jun 2016 08:02:31 GMT
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BBC Click's Jen Copestake takes on a robot in a game of badminton Machine that steams and folds laundry and other tech news Thu, 09 Jun 2016 23:20:43 GMT
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BBC Click's LJ Rich looks at some of the best of the week's technology news What is Line? Wed, 13 Jul 2016 20:30:35 GMT
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You might not have heard of Line, but the Japanese equivalent of Whatsapp is set to go public. Here's what you need to know about the company. The sound of me Mon, 11 Jul 2016 23:14:24 GMT
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As global banking giant Citi begins to roll out voice biometrics to 15 million Asian customers, we look at the pros and cons of this form of security. Pikachu's back Tue, 12 Jul 2016 00:10:19 GMT
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Did a player really find a dead body? Why is Pikachu a thing again? What even is this Pokemon Go? Medi Teddy Thu, 07 Jul 2016 23:07:32 GMT
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The healthcare technology sector is attracting a lot of innovative entrepreneurs to develop a range of diagnostic tools. Handy bank? Mon, 04 Jul 2016 23:08:54 GMT
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Financial technology - or fintech - companies are shaking up banking, but do we trust start-ups yet with all our cash? The father of trending Fri, 01 Jul 2016 23:42:51 GMT
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"What's trending?" is a common question online, but it wasn't long ago that we didn't have an easy way to answer. Emergency service Fri, 01 Jul 2016 00:06:24 GMT
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The world can be a dangerous place, but can smartphone apps really help protect us when things go wrong? Predicting the internet Thu, 30 Jun 2016 23:45:52 GMT
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Futurologist Alvin Toffler predicted everything from the rise of the Internet to the decline of the nuclear family, but he wasn't always right The robot monk offering Buddhist wisdom Mon, 04 Jul 2016 23:20:49 GMT
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Meet Xian'er, the robot monk offering Buddhist wisdom to the digital generation Inside a robot-run warehouse Wed, 29 Jun 2016 00:10:00 GMT
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How a robot-operated warehouse can help a company make deliveries in hours or minutes Sony's Scavengers Odyssey and Danger Ball reviewed Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:33:23 GMT
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BBC Click's Marc Cieslak reviews virtual reality games Scavengers Odyssey and Danger Ball E3: Could VR bring back the games arcade? Fri, 17 Jun 2016 16:11:24 GMT
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Why the high cost of VR gaming could lead to a rebirth of the games arcade