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'If you pay, you're fuelling global organised crime'

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 7:02pm
When malicious hackers disable a business and demand a ransom, why do many firms pay up?

League of Legends: Iran players say US sanctions have blocked the game

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 12:55pm
Iran gamers have reportedly received messages saying they can't play the game because of the US government.

Sudan crisis: Internet restored - but only for lawyer

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 11:39am
A lawyer, who won his case over a three-week blackout, is to return to court on behalf of other Sudanese.

Missing YouTuber Etika's belongings found

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 10:54am
The gamer, who has a strong following on YouTube, has now not been seen for five days.

Presidential warnings 'easy' to spoof

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 8:03am
Fake messages could cause widespread panic, the researchers who uncovered the flaws say.

Raspberry Pi used to steal data from Nasa lab

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 6:24am
Lax security at a Nasa lab let a hacker lurk on the agency's network for almost a year, says report.

EE fined £100,000 for unlawful texts

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 6:10am
The mobile network sent 2.5 million messages to customers about its app and handset upgrades.

Facebook: Nick Clegg says 'no evidence' of Russian interference in Brexit vote

Mon, 06/24/2019 - 1:58am
Sir Nick Clegg says Facebook found no "significant attempt" by outside forces to sway the 2016 vote.

Ransomware cyber attacks are targeting large companies and demanding huge payments.

Sun, 06/23/2019 - 8:00pm
A Norwegian aluminium producer is recovering after hackers took thousands of computers offline and demanded a ransom.

X-Prize winner: Children are not a product

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 9:10pm
The winner of Elon Musk's global learning award warns that children's data should be protected.

Slack: Why is this loss-making tech firm worth $20bn?

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 5:33pm
The messaging app has investors piling in on hopes it can replace email for workplace communication.

Florida town pays $600,000 virus ransom

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 6:27am
Computers for Riviera Beach have been locked up for more than three weeks following the attack.

Walmart uses AI cameras to spot thieves

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 6:11am
The supermarket uses image recognition tech at checkouts to detect when items have not been scanned.

Robot taught to 'feel' objects by sight and other news

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 3:44am
BBC Click's Paul Carter looks at some of the week's best technology stories.

'It's surreal': 80-year-old Ted tries virtual reality for first time

Fri, 06/21/2019 - 3:00am
Pensioner Ted Waight gives his verdict on a sell-out immersive virtual reality exhibit which is about to begin a global tour.

Apple warns Trump that more China tariffs will help rivals

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 10:00pm
Apple says US plans to impose more tariffs on Chinese goods would hurt its "global competitiveness".

Why the age of electric flight is finally upon us

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 7:02pm
Air travel accounts for 2%-3% of global greenhouse gas emissions. Are electric engines an answer?

The plane that can fly 600 miles on batteries alone

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 7:00pm
The Israeli firm Eviation unveils a plane which can travel over 600 miles on battery power alone.

Messaging app Slack becomes latest blockbuster tech flotation

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 9:09am
The messaging app firm, valued between $15-$17bn, has taken an unusual route to the stock market.

Government error delays online pornography age-check scheme

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 7:12am
A scheme hoping to stop under-18s stumbling across adult content was due to come into force in July.