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Briton admits Deutsche Telekom cyberattack

6 hours 49 min ago
A British man has admitted to carrying out a mercenary cyberattack on Deutsche Telekom last year, claiming he was acting for a Liberian client.
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Man plays guitar during his brain operation

7 hours 48 min ago
An Indian musician has played guitar while having brain surgery to treat painful muscle spasms in his hand.
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Huge police sting shuts two dark net markets

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 12:14
International police operations have shut down two of the largest online black markets selling drugs, guns, and counterfeit documents.
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MP: Fine facebook for prescription drugs sites

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 12:08
Facebook should be fined if it doesn't take down illegal and inappropriate material, the chair of a parliamentary committee has told Sky News.
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China targets foreign business' internet use

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 10:44
Beijing is targeting foreign businesses' use of the internet in a move which companies are concerned may disrupt their operations and jeopardise trade secrets.
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Musk: Build moon base to get people 'fired up'

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 09:22
Elon Musk has said humans need to build a base on the moon to get the public "fired up" again about space exploration.
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Prescription drugs sold illegally on Facebook

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 22:26
Powerful and addictive prescription drugs are illegally being offered for sale on Facebook, a Sky News investigation has discovered.
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Watch hackers make Segway riders topple

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 15:20
A security flaw in Segway scooters could allow hackers to topple riders using just their smartphone.
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China censors WhatsApp ahead of Beijing reshuffle

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 13:59
WhatsApp has been blocked in China as censors in Beijing stifle dissent and free speech ahead of a Communist Party reshuffle.
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Apple patents secret 911 fingerprint dialling

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 11:28
Apple has patented a method for iPhone users to secretly phone the police when it isn't safe to physically make the call.
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Mercedes recalls diesel cars for emissions update

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 10:22
Mercedes-Benz is recalling hundreds of thousands of cars in the UK for a software update to reduce their nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions.
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Google 'smart feed' to tailor news updates

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 10:14
Google is launching a new "smart feed" to give mobile users the tailored news they want - before they've even asked for it.
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Not too fast! Experts say T-rex could not run

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 15:17
Movies have led us to believe that Tyrannosaurus rex could run at terrifying speeds, but new research suggests the reality was different.
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Japan sends cute drone ball to space station

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 14:48
A spherical drone is now whizzing about the International Space Station as a high-tech robot photographer.
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Academics doubt value of online porn age checks

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 12:27
The government's plans to introduce mandatory age verification for people visiting pornography websites could backfire and expose the UK to more cybercrime, experts have warned.
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Foreign hackers penetrating UK infrastructure

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 11:10
Foreign hackers have penetrated the UK's critical national infrastructure, including parts of the national grid, a leaked document has revealed.
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Console comeback: Atari reveals new machine

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 08:49
Atari has revealed a retro look for its first console in 24 years, the Ataribox.
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Wanted: Tech ideas to protect crowds from terrorism

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 01:10
A competition has been launched to find new technology that can identify possible terrorists and protect people from bomb or gun attacks.
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First woman to win 'maths Nobel Prize' dies

Sat, 07/15/2017 - 17:10
Maryam Mirzakhani, the first woman to receive the Fields Medal, often described as the Nobel Prize for mathematics, has died aged 40.
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Satellite tech to tackle blight of fly tipping

Sat, 07/15/2017 - 01:19
Satellite technology is being developed to track down and stop a crime wave that is costing the UK an estimated £1bn a year.
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Take off for first 24-hour police drone unit

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 00:28
Two police forces in the South West have set up the UK's first operational drone squad to fight crime.
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Hyperloop One declares first successful test

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 22:59
A futuristic transport project that will see passengers propelled at near-supersonic speeds has declared its first successful test.
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Online terror propaganda haul bagged by Europol

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 13:37
A massive haul of terrorist propaganda has been discovered online in a two-day operation.
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Should we be worried about net neutrality?

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 10:33
Some of the world's largest internet companies are taking part in a day of protest against changes that say will affect net neutrality - but what is net neutrality and should UK citizens be concerned?
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Online bullying may not be as prevalent as feared

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 09:47
Bullying in cyberspace is much less prevalent than in the real world, according to a survey of more than 120,000 teenagers in England.
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Rise of robots will 'break the social ladder'

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 02:03
Robotics and artificial intelligence will reduce social mobility in the UK, the chief executive of the Sutton Trust has told Sky News.
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First ever Earth-orbit teleportation completed

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 14:09
Scientists have completed the first teleportation of an object from Earth to a satellite orbiting more than 300 miles away.
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Bitcoin exchange boss denies embezzlement

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 11:53
The CEO of a Bitcoin exchange which lost millions of dollars worth of the cryptocurrency has pleaded not guilty to charges relating to the loss.
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Amazon to throttle services for internet protest

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 08:49
Some of the world's largest internet companies are preparing to throttle their own websites in a day of protest against the United States' Federal Communications Commission (FCC).
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Gonorrhoea vaccine discovered for first time

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 08:09
Scientists believe they have discovered a vaccine that can protect against gonorrhoea for the first time.
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Strength not just about muscles, say scientists

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 15:15
Looking to get fit? You might need to work on your brain power as much as your muscles, a new study suggests.
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Facebook slashes Oculus Rift price again

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 11:10
Facebook has slashed the price of its Oculus Rift headset and motion controllers again, as the gaming market continues to show signs of hesitation in embracing the VR system.
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Students living in 'space station' for 200 days

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 10:13
University students in Beijing have been locked into two bunkers for 200 days, during which time they'll be recycling everything - even their urine - to simulate living in a space station or on another planet.
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NASA to fly spacecraft over giant Jupiter storm

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 10:44
NASA is preparing to fly its Juno spacecraft over a huge storm which has been raging on Jupiter for up to 350 years.
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Facebook plans 1,500 new homes in Silicon Valley

Sat, 07/08/2017 - 10:11
Facebook has announced plans to build 1,500 new homes in California, in an attempt to address a severe housing shortage causing tension between Silicon Valley and local communities.
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Elon Musk to build world's largest battery

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 09:42
Tesla, the electric car business owned by billionaire Elon Musk, is set to build the world's largest ever lithium-ion battery.
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Microsoft cutting 'thousands' of sales staff

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 07:00
Microsoft says it is cutting "thousands" of sales staff as it shifts its focus towards cloud computing.
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Is UK really ready for electric car revolution?

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 20:55
With Volvo's announcement that the company is turning to only electric and hybrid engines in its new models from 2019, the industry is taking stock of how the energy network could cope with an influx of electric cars.
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Is this the most charming particle in the universe?

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 14:09
A new type of particle which may help us understand how matter is bound together has been spotted by scientists.
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Hacker used backdoor in accountancy software

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 11:55
A secret backdoor placed into a Kiev-based accountancy firm's software may have been the spark for a global cyberattack.
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Volvo ditching all-petrol cars from 2019

Wed, 07/05/2017 - 19:47
Volvo is to become the first mainstream car manufacturer to produce only electric or hybrid vehicles.
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AI beats scientists in IVF embryo selection

Tue, 07/04/2017 - 17:23
Researchers are using computers to select embryos for IVF treatment after trials showed the technology was better at selecting successful embryos than scientists.
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Organic compounds found by Saturn moon mission

Tue, 07/04/2017 - 16:03
Scientists have urged caution after finding organic compounds around Saturn's moon Enceladus.
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Schools warn over Snapchat location sharing

Tue, 07/04/2017 - 10:43
Schools have issued warnings regarding a location-sharing feature in Snapchat which could potentially be exposing children to stalkers.
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NHS patient data given to Google illegally

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 14:00
The UK's data watchdog has ruled that the transfer of 1.6 million NHS patients' data to Google was illegal.
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NASA to shoot asteroid into new flight path

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 10:38
NASA is preparing its first ever mission to deflect an asteroid, a move the space agency hopes will provide lessons for how Earth can be protected from a potentially planet-destroying impact.
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Terror watchdog warns against 'criminalising' web

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 09:42
The Government's plans to sanction internet businesses for hosting extremist material is not how "our democratic society" should be treated, according to the counter-terrorism watchdog.
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Samsung launches phone made from recalled Note 7s

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 08:23
Samsung is to start selling mobile phones made from the recycled parts of Galaxy Note 7 handsets, which were due to reports they were catching fire.
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Japan plans to put man on the Moon by 2030

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 12:24
Japan has announced plans to send an astronaut to the Moon by 2030, as part of a new strategy for space travel in the country.
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Online fraud 'overlooked', warns watchdog

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 08:26
Ministers are not doing enough to tackle online fraud and must take urgent action to tackle the growing problem, a watchdog has warned.
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999: World's oldest emergency service turns 80

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 02:39
The world's oldest emergency service - 999 - is celebrating its 80th birthday today.
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iPhone celebrates its 10th anniversary

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 21:11
It's hard to imagine the world without smartphones as today marks the iPhone's 10th anniversary.
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Latest cyberattack 'more sophisticated'

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 18:54
The second cyberattack in as many months that struck systems around the world was more sophisticated than the first one and is still spreading, Europol has said.
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Zuckerberg: Facebook can be your church

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 07:50
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has suggested Facebook is able to offer a sense of community, filling the gap left by falling church membership.
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Is this finally a fight Google can't win?

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 18:13
It is less than 30 years since a small group of three computer science students at a Canadian university were bemoaning how hard it was to find things on a computer network.
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What is Petrwrap virus behind cyberattack?

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 17:44
The latest global ransomware virus has spread fast after initially affecting computer systems in Ukraine, but how exactly does it work?
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Ukraine crippled by major cyberattack

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 15:06
Ukraine has been hit by a major cyberattack, which has taken down the government's website, banks and an electricity firm.
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Google fined £2bn over shopping service

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 11:53
Google has been ordered to pay a record fine of £2.1bn (€2.42bn) for abusing its dominance as a search engine.
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Facebook to produce its own TV series

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 23:36
Facebook will soon begin to produce its own television shows and series, a senior executive has confirmed.
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SpaceX completes two rocket missions in 48 hours

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 11:41
Space X has pulled off the successful launch and landing of two rockets in a weekend.
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Quacking idea: Could duck sounds replace car honks?

Sun, 06/25/2017 - 18:16
Researchers are tackling sound pollution from loud car horns by developing a beep which apparently sounds like a duck's quack.
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90 Parliament email accounts may have been hit

Sun, 06/25/2017 - 15:26
A cyberattack on Parliament may have compromised up to 90 email accounts, according to Sky sources.
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Parliament targeted in cyberattack

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 16:49
Parliament has been hit by a cyberattack, with MPs unable to access emails remotely.
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Russia threatens to ban messaging app

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 09:54
Russia has threatened to block access to Telegram unless the company which runs the messaging app provides information about itself.
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Facebook reveals plans to tackle online extremism

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 02:06
Facebook has revealed plans to tackle extremism by educating charities and other organisations on countering hate speech.
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UK tech firm up for sale amid Apple dispute

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 08:43
A UK tech firm locked in a licencing row with Apple has put itself up for sale after receiving bid interest.
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Russian hackers targeted 21 states in election

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 16:39
Russian hackers targeted election-related systems in 21 states during the 2016 presidential election, a US official has confirmed.
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Deep-space craft to join hunt for new planets

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 15:02
A new observatory to be built and sent into deep-space to search out habitable planets has been approved by the European Space Agency.
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Government seeks 'balance' for online freedoms

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 14:25
The Government has announced it will develop a "Digital Charter" to establish the "balance" between freedoms and protections online.
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Queen's Speech introduces Electric Vehicles Bill

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 13:12
Motorway services and petrol stations may be forced to install electric charging points as part of Government plans to ensure the UK "remains a world leader in new industries".
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Uber boss Travis Kalanick quits after revolt

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 08:04
Uber's troubled chief executive, Travis Kalanick, has quit following a revolt by major shareholders.
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Scientists find clouds full of 'ice-lollies'

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 15:11
Scientists have discovered clouds full of 'ice-lollies'.
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British scientists invent nanotech microscope

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 13:34
Nanotechnology developed in the UK could completely revolutionise the optical microscope by quadrupling its magnification capabilities.
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Tesco hit by grocery home shopping glitch

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 11:58
Thousands of Tesco customers across the UK have had home grocery deliveries held up by a technical glitch.
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Trump: Govt must catch up with tech revolution

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 09:58
Donald Trump has gathered the most prominent American technology executives to the White House and asked them to reform IT across the federal government.
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'We are probably not alone' - NASA finds new worlds

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 21:37
NASA has discovered more than 200 new planets and 10 of them are the right size and temperature to sustain life.
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Computing GCSEs slump prompts skills fears

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 10:50
A decline in the total number of students taking GCSEs in computing subjects is fuelling fears of a looming skills shortage.
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Questions raised over Battersea Power Station

Sun, 06/18/2017 - 01:46
The cage that hoists you to the top of the north west chimney of Battersea Power station, 102 metres high, stops with a shudder.
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Glastonbury attendees' wee to power displays

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 17:03
The lavatory facilities at festivals can often be feared as pits of despair, but a team of scientists are set to turn Glastonbury goers' wee into energy.
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Amazon founder asks how to give away money

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 13:34
The billionaire founder of Amazon, Jeff Bezos, has asked people on Twitter to help him with ideas for philanthropy.
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UK and US blame North Korea for NHS cyberattack

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 12:03
Cybersecurity agencies in the US and UK have pointed the finger at North Korea for the ransomware attack which hit the NHS.
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Three fined £1.9m over 999 network failure

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 10:18
Mobile phone operator Three has been fined £1.9m by regulator Ofcom after a weakness in its emergency call network was uncovered.
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Facebook uses AI in fight against terrorism

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 01:56
Artificial intelligence is being deployed by Facebook in an effort to stop terrorists from using its website.
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Four UK arrests amid cybercrime crackdown

Thu, 06/15/2017 - 16:29
Four people have been arrested in the UK as part of an international operation targeting criminals developing tools to fool anti-virus software.
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IT failure to land British Airways with £80m bill

Thu, 06/15/2017 - 13:45
The parent company of British Airways is estimating it will lose £80m after the catastrophic failure of the airline's IT systems last month.
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Ransomware strikes University College London

Thu, 06/15/2017 - 11:58
University College London has been hit by a ransomware attack.
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EU scraps mobile roaming charges - for now

Wed, 06/14/2017 - 23:20
Using a mobile phone on holiday in Europe will cost no more than using it at home as a result of new rules that come into force today.
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Research examines hate speech from 4chan

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 15:27
Cybercrime researchers have turned their attention to 4chan, considered "one of the darkest corners of the internet".
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Tech tycoons lose billions in stock market fall

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 12:17
A drop in the value of US technology stocks has wiped billions of dollars off the net worth of some of the world's richest people.
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Google's robotics business bought by Japanese firm

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 12:50
Technology giant Softbank is going to buy Boston Dynamics, the robotics company currently owned by Google's parent company.
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Cybersecurity pros: We'd help the govt, but can't

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 09:36
With the 'economy' for stolen data exploding, it should be easy to inform the government of cybersecurity vulnerabilities.
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Qatar-based Al Jazeera 'hit by cyberattack'

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 19:01
Qatar-based TV channel Al Jazeera has claimed all its systems, websites and social media accounts have been hit by a cyberattack.
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NASA shows off new 'Batmobile' Mars rover

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 16:31
NASA has unveiled a futuristic Mars rover protoype - which looks rather like Bruce Wayne's Batmobile.
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Wow! Alien signal mystery solved after 40 years

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 15:34
It is a mystery that has baffled scientists for years - but researchers now believe they have discovered where the famous alien "Wow!" signal originated from.
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'Too easy' to track mobile phones, experts warn

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 13:59
Mobile phones users have "insufficient protections" from from stalkers, experts from the University of Oxford have warned.
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<a href=''>Doctors, pilots, interns: NASA's new astronauts</a>

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 12:24
More than 18,300 hopefuls applied to become NASA astronauts over a year ago - now meet the 12 who could be going to space one day.
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Invisible Election: Social media bots are more subtle

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 19:21
Automated social media accounts are proving more subtle during the 2017 General Election compared to other campaigns.
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Reporting cybersecurity vulnerabilities 'too hard'

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 15:52
It must be made easier to inform the government of cybersecurity vulnerabilities, according to security experts.
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Uber fires 20 staff in harassment investigation

Wed, 06/07/2017 - 07:32
Uber has fired more than 20 employees after a company-wide investigation into harassment claims.
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Attack associate's YouTube videos still available

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 19:56
Hate-filled videos made by an associate of one of the London Bridge terrorists are freely available on YouTube, Sky News has found.
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