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'Ugly' mistake sends Google data to China

14 hours 9 sec ago
A botched update to network hardware meant an African ISP wrongly took over Google net addresses.

Detective Pikachu: 'Gross' furry Pokemon divides fans

15 hours 3 min ago
Many fans say the new look Pikachu is "grotesque" and "disgusting".

Hitman 2: Sean Bean on being killed in video game

15 hours 38 min ago
The actor plays a so called "elusive" target which only appears for a short period of time.

Esports Awards: Ninja 'blessed' to pick up two awards

16 hours 6 min ago
The streamer says he feels "blessed and honoured" after winning personality and streamer of the year.

'How Instagram became my support system'

19 hours 38 min ago
For women facing challenges ranging from eating disorders to IVF, it can be a vital resource.

'Tinkering' children make robots, planes and catapults

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 7:18pm
Primary pupils in Manchester take on design projects to boost creativity and problem solving skills.

Britain's worst and best online retailers named by Which?

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 7:07pm
DIY chain Homebase runs Britain's worst online shop, according to a survey by consumer group Which?.

Can listening to bees help save them - and us?

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 5:42pm
Scientists hope artificial intelligence will gives us more insights into bee health and behaviour.

Apple iPhone sales fears rock Wall Street

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 4:32pm
The tech giant's share price fall has wiped more than $40bn off its market value.

Car crash data thief 'unlucky' to be jailed

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 1:49pm
A car repair worker is the first person to be sentenced to jail as a result of a UK data watchdog prosecution.

US overtakes China in top supercomputer list

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 12:42pm
A new list of the world's most powerful machines puts the US in the top two spots.

Xiaomi criticised for UK smartphone £1 flash sale

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 11:53am
Xiaomi offered only two or three phones at the advertised price.

Amazon asked to share Echo data in US murder case

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 8:48am
A US judge asks Amazon to hand over audio recordings from an Echo device in a house where two women died.

Steam bug allowed unlimited free downloads

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 8:36am
Valve awarded the researcher that found the issue a bug bounty of $20,000.

Russia suspected of jamming GPS signal in Finland

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 6:19am
Finland's PM suggests it was jammed deliberately in northern Finnish airspace during Nato exercises.

Douglas Rain: Actor who voiced Hal in 2001: A Space Odyssey dies

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 5:33am
Canadian actor Douglas Rain voiced the chilling computer in the landmark sci-fi film.

Chelsea Pensioners' verdict on WW1 VR experience

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 1:54am
Nothing to be Written is a VR experience about field postcards sent home by soldiers during WW1.

How President Trump took 'fake news' into the mainstream

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 1:36am
What began as a way to describe misinformation was quickly diverted into a propaganda tool. The BBC's Dave Lee examines how "fake news" went mainstream.

Enigma codebreaker 'taking secrets to grave'

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 7:35pm
Margaret Wilson, 95, says she will hold true to an oath she swore at Bletchley Park in World War Two.

What is fake news and how can you identify it?

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 7:28pm
Fake news can sometimes very closely mimic real news. Zoe Kleinman looks at how you can spot it.

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