Campaigners say 'hundreds' have complained about their details being used to post fake comments.
Three men have been jailed for a total of 235 years after defrauding potentially millions of people by using online dating sites and other scams.
It's been 17 years since the Nokia 3310 first appeared in shops and the world has changed quite a lot.
Four popular media players are vulnerable to attack because of flaws, a security firm warns.
Disney's boss has said reports that the company had been hacked were untrue, and that it received "only a threat".
Chief executive Bob Iger said the company doesn't believe a ransom demand was genuine as "nothing has happened".
The PM says the fight against so-called Islamic State is "moving from the battlefield to the internet".
Artificial intelligence will have a huge impact on jobs - so are the parties still committed to it?
Share Lab uses flow charts and data analysis to map one of the greatest forces shaping our world - Facebook.
Theresa May is to call on world leaders to step up pressure on internet companies to rid the web of extremist material in the wake of the Manchester terrorist attack.
A NASA spacecraft has spotted monstrous 'Earth-sized' cyclones churning over of the poles of Jupiter.
Thousands of businesses face fines as a result of a faulty server at the Pension Regulator.
Three employees claim service still suffering from the effects of the global ransomware attack.
The genealogy service says it is changing its terms and conditions after being criticised.
Thousands of bugs have been found in the code used to keep pacemakers functioning, say researchers
It's tough for trees to thrive in the semi-desert Sous valley region of southern Morocco, but scientists have found that some might be getting a helping hand from an unlikely source.
A newly discovered software flaw has prompted fears of another cyberattack in the style of the WannaCry ransomware that hit the NHS and other organisations across the world.
The UK should keep its doors open to global talent after Brexit, Sir Jonathan Ive tells the BBC.
Designs for an unmanned, reusable spaceplane have been commissioned by America's Defence Advanced Research Projects Agency.
Sir Jonathan Ive says Britain must keep its doors open to top talent if tech firms are to thrive.
Chinese Go player Ke Jie has lost two games of Go to Google's artificial intelligence.
Manuals on making terror devices, including nail bombs and the chemical agent ricin, have been found to be openly available on Facebook and YouTube.
But they are accurate at measuring heart rate, a study of seven devices has found.
The wedge-tailed eagle sent the drone crashing to the ground at a farm in Western Australia.
The test launch is a step towards sending small satellites into orbit for cheap on a frequent basis.
People will be able to use it to report crimes, pay fines and get information in Arabic and English.
The tennis player has been appointed to the board of SurveyMonkey and pledged to fight for diversity.
A retro revamp of Nokia's famous 3310 handset has gone on sale today, retailing for around £50.
Technology companies will now be able to introduce the flag to their software.
Experts say its success will depend on how much people are willing to pay to indulge their nostalgia.
A new product from Google will link the clicks on ads with offline spend to prove digital ads work.
Why digital currencies are hitting record highs.
The two-year study involved 650 pupils in 10 primary and nursery schools.
A new dating app lets people search for sperm and egg donors, surrogate mothers and lovers.
Technology correspondent Rory Cellan-Jones swaps his smartphone for the retro Nokia 3310 for a day.
Iris-scanning technology on the Galaxy S8 is spoofed using a photograph and a contact lens.
The Samsung S8's iris recognition security feature has been shown to be easily bypassed with "basic tools" by German hackers.
It's being claimed the tablet is 2.5 times faster than the Pro 3, with a battery that will last 70% longer.
More evidence has been found linking North Korea to the global cyberattack that caused an IT meltdown in the NHS earlier this month.
The two technology firms have ended a dispute over the use of Nokia's patents.
Google's AI system AlphaGo wins the first of three matches against Go world champion Ke Jie.
Click talks to a cyber-security expert about how to protect your connected home appliances from hackers.
Tools that helped WannaCry spread were also used in attacks linked to North Korea, says security firm.
As the internet becomes more widespread in Cuba, online start-ups are emerging. But challenges remain.
Live channels including Eurosport and Discovery will be offered for an extra fee.
The birthplace of modern man may have been the eastern Mediterranean, rather than Africa, according to scientists studying newly discovered ancient fossils of a tooth and lower jawbone.
Facebook's internal guidelines on what's acceptable - and what's not - to publish on its platform show a company that is struggling to deal with its own massive reach.
The virtual currency is proving popular but rival crypto-cash systems are catching up fast.
Scientists have developed an eco-friendly bait that could reduce ant populations by nearly 80%.
Thousands of bunnies have "starved" after their food supply was cut off.
More than two-thirds of all machines hit by WannaCry ran the eight-year-old software, say experts
There is growing evidence that the state security apparatus in Russia is using existing criminal networks in Europe to pursue its agenda, including cybercrime gangs.
Manchester's Inventid designed the SM100 solar light, which retails for $5 in African countries.
The "inconsistent" rules used to judge and censor content on Facebook are exposed, claim insiders.
Facebook hesitates before deleting images and videos of hate speech and similar upsetting material due to fears of being accused of censorship, internal documents have revealed.
What's in a meme? A joke by any other name would still bring many laughs.
The app is being developed thanks to £67,500 funding from the Road Safety Trust.
Astronomers are scrambling to point their telescopes at one of the weirdest stars ever observed after it mysteriously dimmed again.
The UK has taken delivery of its first cancer-fighting proton beam therapy machine.
Tory manifesto suggests digital providers should pay to help combat online crime and harmful practices.
Ofcom wants to make it easier for people to switch operator - but it has ruled out a simpler option.
A drug dealer has been jailed for 10 years after pleading guilty to attempting to purchase a grenade on the dark net.
Critics say changing the rules may mean some data travels on "fast lanes".
Almost 3,000 green plastic caterpillars have helped scientists unmask an important global pattern.
London City Airport flights will be directed by controllers using a remote system 80 miles away.
Twenty-seven people have been arrested across Europe as part of an international investigation into so-called ATM black box attacks.
Instagram has been rated the worst social media site for young people's mental health, according to a survey.
A reporter's twin foiled the HSBC security measure by mimicking his brother's voice.
Users were asked to score social media platforms on issues including anxiety, loneliness, and body image.
See the moment a young Mark Zuckerberg gets the good news, as filmed by his dad, Edward.
How can businesses protect themselves against future cyber-attacks?
A 'Digital Charter' to cover how new technologies and the internet will be regulated to protect users will be introduced if the Conservatives win the election.
Scientists have created the world's thinnest hologram, opening up the opportunity to embed the technology in smartphones.
Rory Cellan-Jones takes a look at some of the more unusual robots on show at the Innorobo exhibition in Paris.
The FBI is investigating and Apple are looking out for malicious versions of the apps after the theft.
Online restaurant guide Zomato has admitted that hackers have stolen "about 17 million user records" from its customer database.
The fallout from nuclear weapons testing during the Cold War extended beyond the halls of Washington and Moscow and caused extreme changes to the immediate environment in the space surrounding Earth.
The social media giant is fined for providing "misleading" information during its takeover of WhatsApp.
Payment-related information is safe as it was stored separately, global restaurant guide Zomato says.
Facebook has been fined €110m (£94.5m) by EU competition regulators in relation to its takeover of WhatsApp.
Google Expedition brings 3D objects to classrooms with augmented reality. The technology was shown off at Google I/O, the company's annual developers' conference in Silicon Valley.
The electronic signature service provider says no other user information was accessed during the breach.
A number of popular Brazilian YouTube stars are using zany methods to teach fellow citizens about finance.
A probe into the political use of private data has been opened by the information commissioner.
Bot activity is apparently detected on a US regulator's website over proposed changes to net neutrality rules.
Unease over how political parties use data to target voters, online and offline, continues to grow. It's the focus of Sky News's ongoing Invisible Election project.
The National Cyber Security Centre has updated its advice to candidates in the General Election after a series of attempts to steal politicians' data.
Recent MPs and other candidates in the UK general election are warned about malicious emails.
Chinese micro-blogging site boasts 340 million active monthly users in first three months of 2017.
The international director for Cage could face prison for failing to disclose digital passwords.
Google has announced a new tool that will enable users to get information about any object just by pointing a phone camera at it.
Google's annual developer conference I/O has opened at the Shoreline Amphitheatre near the company's headquarters in Mountain View, California.
The Liberal Democrats have made a manifesto pledge to "roll back state surveillance powers" which have been passed into law by the Government's Investigatory Powers Act.
Two British men are arrested after the Premier League reportedly made a complaint to Thai authorities.
Brandon Vezmar's date apparently refused to put her phone away as they watched Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.
A robotic co-pilot has managed to fly and land a Boeing 737 in a flight simulator as part of a US military-funded project.
Echopixel allows surgeons to view and interact with a patient's scans in 3D.
A "steep increase" in the use of computers, phones and other devices is putting young Britons' health at risk, according to a World Health Organisation report.
Hackers offering free ant-virus software to battle against the WannaCry infection say they have had thousands of downloads since releasing their work online.
The prototype computer, called The Machine, has 160TB of memory.