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Latest Technology News (BBC)
FBI sought location data of many to catch robber A search warrant seen by Forbes magazine reveals the extent of location data the FBI wants.
Posted: 16 August 2018 | 10:44 am - Click title for full story
Strictly Come Dancing: Stacey Dooley joins line-up The TV presenter and journalist becomes the eighth celebrity contestant to be confirmed so far.
Posted: 16 August 2018 | 10:42 am - Click title for full story
Motorola phone 'brazen copy' of iPhone X Critics have mocked Motorola for "ripping off" Apple's design.
Posted: 16 August 2018 | 7:12 am - Click title for full story
President Trump relaxes US cyber-attacks rules President Trump has signed an order reversing the long-winded process of using cyber-weapons.
Posted: 16 August 2018 | 6:24 am - Click title for full story
Uber's move into bikes and food delivery deepens losses Losses mount as Uber tries to build future profits by moves into Eats and bike sharing.
Posted: 16 August 2018 | 5:15 am - Click title for full story
Celebrities warned over social media ads The UK's competition watchdog launches an investigation into the world of celebrity endorsements.
Posted: 16 August 2018 | 5:04 am - Click title for full story
Marine Le Pen's presence deemed 'disrespectful' at Web Summit Conference organiser Paddy Cosgrave initially defended her invitation to the technology summit.
Posted: 16 August 2018 | 12:26 am - Click title for full story
Twitter suspends Alex Jones for one week The InfoWars conspiracy theorist is reported to have posted a link to a video that broke Twitter's rules.
Posted: 15 August 2018 | 3:28 pm - Click title for full story
Children 'at risk of robot influence' A study suggests young children will trust robots and change their minds.
Posted: 15 August 2018 | 1:00 pm - Click title for full story
Myanmar Rohingya: Facebook 'still hosts hate speech' More than 1,000 posts containing anti-Rohingya hate speech are found on the social network.
Posted: 15 August 2018 | 11:36 am - Click title for full story
Tesla 'to be probed by regulators' over privatisation plan According to reports, regulators want to question executives at the firm about its privatisation plans.
Posted: 15 August 2018 | 11:32 am - Click title for full story
Reddit sleuth helps in hit-and-run case Police make an arrest over a fatal hit-and-run after a Reddit sleuth identifies an obscure car part.
Posted: 15 August 2018 | 7:06 am - Click title for full story
Mystery Russian satellite's behaviour raises alarm in US Official says "there is no way to verify" what object is and whether or not it may pose a danger.
Posted: 15 August 2018 | 7:05 am - Click title for full story
Wi-fi could be used to detect weapons and bombs A US study has tested out a suspicious object detection system based on ordinary wi-fi.
Posted: 15 August 2018 | 6:26 am - Click title for full story
Virgin Media broadband teams 'left holes in walls' Customers have complained about damage, which they say has been left for many days without being fixed.
Posted: 15 August 2018 | 6:04 am - Click title for full story
A hand database to catch paedophiles A paedophile who hid his face from the camera was convicted when an expert could identify his hands.
Posted: 14 August 2018 | 8:47 pm - Click title for full story
Biometric Mirror: Reflecting the imperfections in AI The personality trait rating system helps to highlight the flaws in artificial intelligence.
Posted: 14 August 2018 | 6:22 pm - Click title for full story
Amazon's one-day delivery ad banned as 'misleading' The UK advertising regulator received 280 complaints about the online giant's one-day delivery claim.
Posted: 14 August 2018 | 6:16 pm - Click title for full story
Tinder's founders and former boss sue dating app owners Tinder's owners are accused of undervaluing it, cheating executives out of shares worth billions.
Posted: 14 August 2018 | 1:17 pm - Click title for full story
Instagram hack sees accounts replaced with film stills Affected account holders are seeing random film stills replacing their profile photos.
Posted: 14 August 2018 | 11:39 am - Click title for full story
Kenilworth Castle rebuilt Minecraft-style The virtual rebuild of Kenilworth Castle has taken block enthusiasts 100 hours.
Posted: 14 August 2018 | 10:58 am - Click title for full story
Fortnite used by company for job interviews An advertising agency is conducting job interviews in the video game Fortnite.
Posted: 14 August 2018 | 9:09 am - Click title for full story
Uber Eats cyclist pictured pedalling on M5 in Oldbury A watch commander at Oldbury Fire urged Uber to "educate riders".
Posted: 14 August 2018 | 7:53 am - Click title for full story
Monster Hunter World sales yanked by China The Chinese publisher of Monster Hunter World is forced to stop selling the monster-slaying game.
Posted: 14 August 2018 | 7:46 am - Click title for full story
Google tracks users who turn off location history A study from Associated Press suggests that users are still tracked even if they turn off location history.
Posted: 14 August 2018 | 7:28 am - Click title for full story
Fortnite: Ninja won't play with female gamers The gamer says he doesn't 'play with female gamers' out of respect for his wife.
Posted: 14 August 2018 | 12:34 am - Click title for full story
Charging ahead From battery-powered trucks to Formula E racing cars, electric vehicles are going mainstream around the world.
Posted: 13 August 2018 | 6:06 pm - Click title for full story
Why some computer viruses refuse to die Like zombies, malware dating from decades ago is still roaming the net looking for fresh victims.
Posted: 13 August 2018 | 6:04 pm - Click title for full story
Sainsbury's supermarket goes 'till-free' The retail giant is running a trial in one store where shoppers scan items and pay with their phone.
Posted: 13 August 2018 | 12:01 pm - Click title for full story
Elon Musk says Saudis back Tesla buyout The explanation of his plan to take the electric carmaker private follows legal action by some investors.
Posted: 13 August 2018 | 9:47 am - Click title for full story
Nintendo cracks down on retro games downloads Three sites offering retro games have gone offline following legal action.
Posted: 13 August 2018 | 6:36 am - Click title for full story
Video-calling 'owl' helps opioid addicts in US The technology is bringing together addicts and health workers who would otherwise struggle to meet.
Posted: 13 August 2018 | 5:46 am - Click title for full story
Can technology make you a better footballer? Click looks at the technology that could help you improve your game.
Posted: 13 August 2018 | 2:11 am - Click title for full story
Ticketmaster to close resale sites Seatwave and Get Me In Seatwave and Get Me In will be shut down in October in a bid to fight touts, Ticketmaster announces.
Posted: 13 August 2018 | 2:01 am - Click title for full story
Malicious faxes leave firms 'open' to cyber-attack Hackers can send booby-trapped faxes to gain access a computer network, researchers warn.
Posted: 12 August 2018 | 9:20 pm - Click title for full story
Natural Cycles: Do pregnancy prevention apps work? There's a debate in Sweden over their reliability after women reported unwanted pregnancies.
Posted: 12 August 2018 | 6:38 pm - Click title for full story
Man City's Fifa top goal scorer with world title hopes Marcus ‘Marcuzo’ Jorgensen plays in Fifa tournaments around the world for Man City.
Posted: 10 August 2018 | 6:08 pm - Click title for full story
Art alive How augmented reality is giving artworks and exhibitions new dimensions.
Posted: 9 August 2018 | 6:20 pm - Click title for full story
Galaxy Note 9's stylus doubles as a selfie stick Samsung's new phone comes with a stylus that can be used as a remote control to trigger photos.
Posted: 9 August 2018 | 2:07 pm - Click title for full story
Hack attack can stop people's hearts Researchers disclose an unfixed vulnerability that threatens medical devices.
Posted: 9 August 2018 | 3:14 am - Click title for full story
Android Pie: Slicing up Google's new features The chief of Android's London engineering team shows off the operating systems new grayscale mode.
Posted: 6 August 2018 | 12:33 pm - Click title for full story
Sky farmers Drones are now delivering pesticides, fertilisers and crop monitoring to farms around the world.
Posted: 2 August 2018 | 6:43 pm - Click title for full story
Phone etiquette From no phones at dinnertime to turning it off at the checkout, here are some rules worth observing.
Posted: 2 August 2018 | 8:42 am - Click title for full story
Harvard's robotic cockroach could come to the rescue Harvard Microrobotics has created a small robot that can walk on water, dive and climb.
Posted: 1 August 2018 | 6:07 pm - Click title for full story
The robot controlled by your thoughts How you can correct the mistakes of robots using only brain and muscle signals.
Posted: 31 July 2018 | 6:14 pm - Click title for full story
The tech helping drive the Tour de France BBC Click joined Team Dimension Data at the Tour de France to see how tech could influence the race.
Posted: 30 July 2018 | 6:28 pm - Click title for full story
A to Z of Google Searching for each letter of the alphabet can lead you to some unexpected places...
Posted: 27 July 2018 | 6:49 pm - Click title for full story
Turning the Royal Albert Hall into a light show The Royal Albert Hall became a massive projection screen for a light show as part of the BBC Proms.
Posted: 25 July 2018 | 6:07 pm - Click title for full story
Using a paper clip to clean headphone sockets BBC Click's Kate Russell with a tip on how to get the best sound from a smartphone.
Posted: 25 July 2018 | 2:27 am - Click title for full story
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Virus Hoaxes
These hoaxes usually arrive in the form of an email. They tend to contain bogus warnings designed to frighten users and encourage them to email all their friends and family to warn them about some new, very dangerous virus. The best course of action is to merely delete these hoax emails. For a list of documented hoaxes take a look at:
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