BBC News - Technology
Nokia 8 smartphone takes 'bothie' videos
August 16th, 2017, 01:27 PM
The phone streams video from its front and rear cameras at the same time to Facebook or YouTube .
Amazon launches Instant Pickup service targeting students
August 16th, 2017, 01:27 PM
Prime and Prime Student members can order daily "essentials" for collection within two minutes.
Game of Thrones struck by fresh leak
August 16th, 2017, 01:27 PM
HBO blames a contractor for posting an unreleased episode to its Spanish and Nordic platforms.
App iTrump wins trademark fight against Trump Organization
August 16th, 2017, 01:27 PM
An app developer completes a series of trademark victories against the US president's company.
Uber agrees to 20 years of privacy audits to settle FTC charges
August 16th, 2017, 01:27 PM
Uber was in trouble for not adequately securing both customer and driver data from hacking.
Intel chief resigns from Trump council
August 15th, 2017, 01:27 PM
But the president's remarks fail to head off further resignations from White House business groups.
Trump tweets cartoon of train hitting CNN reporter
August 15th, 2017, 01:27 PM
The US president also apparently accidentally retweeted a post by someone calling him "a fascist".
Scottish Parliament targeted in 'brute force' cyber attack
August 15th, 2017, 01:27 PM
The Scottish Parliament is targeted in a "brute force" cyber attack, Holyrood's chief executive confirms.
AI seeks fantasy football challengers
August 15th, 2017, 01:27 PM
The University of Southampton is challenging fantasy football fans to beat its AI at Premier League predictions.
BT to scrap half of the UK's remaining telephone boxes
August 15th, 2017, 01:27 PM
Although 33,000 calls are made each day, one third of phone boxes don't handle any calls at all.
GoFundMe removes campaigns for Charlottesville suspect
August 15th, 2017, 01:27 PM
GoFundMe removes campaigns for James Alex Fields Jr, arrested after a car ploughed into protesters.
DJI drones to gain privacy mode after US Army ban
August 15th, 2017, 01:27 PM
The app that controls DJI's drones will stop sending data to the internet to reassure customers.
Web firm fights DoJ on Trump protesters
August 15th, 2017, 01:27 PM
Department of Justice seeks 1.3 million IP addresses of visitors to an anti-Trump protest site.
Indian police arrest four for Game of Thrones leak
August 14th, 2017, 01:27 PM
The HBO show has seen several leaks over the years and is the most pirated show in TV history.
Record-sized data centre planned inside Arctic Circle
August 14th, 2017, 01:27 PM
The facility in the north of Norway will take advantage of cheap energy and the cool air.
The right note?
August 14th, 2017, 01:27 PM
Why hi-resolution sites are music to the ears of fans who want the best possible sound.
Is it OK to use black emojis and gifs?
August 14th, 2017, 01:27 PM
It's digital blackface, according to this writer - see if her arguments change your emoji habits.
NHS cyber-defender Marcus Hutchins back online
August 14th, 2017, 01:27 PM
Marcus Hutchins was arrested earlier this month on a trip to cyber-security conferences in Las Vegas.
GoDaddy and Google expel Daily Stormer over victim smear
August 14th, 2017, 01:27 PM
First GoDaddy and then Google expel the Daily Stormer from their web address registration services.
Facebook launches China-only version of Moments photo app
August 14th, 2017, 01:27 PM
The BBC understands that Facebook wants to study how apps organically gain users in China.
Uber allows in-app tips for UK drivers
August 14th, 2017, 01:27 PM
The ride-sharing company says the move is part of a number of improvements for drivers.
Lovefilm By Post DVD rental service to close
August 14th, 2017, 01:27 PM
Amazon, which owns Lovefilm, says it will cease offering DVDs and Blu-ray discs via post on 31 October.
HBO hackers leak Curb Your Enthusiasm and Insecure shows
August 14th, 2017, 01:27 PM
HBO reportedly offered a $250,000 "bounty payment" to delay TV episode data leaks.
Teen's death at Chinese internet addiction camp sparks anger
August 14th, 2017, 01:27 PM
The death has reignited criticism of internet addiction 'boot camps' known to employ harsh practices.
Armed Met Police officers to wear head-mounted cameras
August 13th, 2017, 01:27 PM
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan says the cameras will help to build "trust and confidence".
Creating a robot to combat loneliness
August 13th, 2017, 01:27 PM
Japanese inventor Kentaro Yoshifuji built his Orihime robot to address the loneliness he felt as a child.
US firm reveals gun-toting drone that can fire in mid-air
August 11th, 2017, 01:27 PM
Military technologists Duke Robotics have developed drones that can shoot at enemies remotely.
Snapchat registered with Russian regulator 'unknowingly'
August 11th, 2017, 01:27 PM
US parent company Snap says the registration was done without its knowledge and it will not comply.
Blizzard starts drive to recruit more women and ethnic minorities
August 11th, 2017, 01:27 PM
The company, which is behind games like World of Warcraft, launches a "global diversity and inclusion initiative".
US warns of fidget spinner fire and choking hazards
August 11th, 2017, 01:27 PM
Users are advised to avoid charging the battery-operated toys overnight.
Password guru regrets past security advice and other news
August 11th, 2017, 01:27 PM
BBC Click's Marc Cieslak looks at some of the best of the week's technology news stories.
Google cancels all-staff diversity meeting
August 11th, 2017, 01:27 PM
Some staff were reportedly concerned about being "outed" online if they contributed.
China's WeChat, Weibo and Baidu under investigation
August 11th, 2017, 01:27 PM
The authorities allege Weibo, WeChat and Baidu Tieba are being used for terrorism and rumours.
Could VR help rehabilitate injured footballers?
August 10th, 2017, 01:27 PM
Passing and shooting drills and rehabilitation exercises feature in the virtual reality software.
Facebook introduces new video service
August 9th, 2017, 01:27 PM
The new platform, called Watch, will be personalised and allow users to see comments in real time.
Cam-girls
August 9th, 2017, 01:27 PM
In Romania, thousands of women work as "cam-girls", earning money by undressing and talking to clients on the other side of the world.
Shaming culture?
August 8th, 2017, 01:27 PM
A Google employee who wrote that women are less biologically suited to tech careers has been fired.
Could 'solar roads' help generate electricity?
August 8th, 2017, 01:27 PM
A stretch of road has been paved with solar PV (photovoltaic) panels in France.
Pilotless planes
August 8th, 2017, 01:27 PM
Remotely controlled planes could save more than £20bn in costs, a survey says, but passengers are wary.
Algorithm learns to understand natural beauty
August 7th, 2017, 01:27 PM
Researchers at the University of Warwick are using deep learning to quantify the beauty of outdoor places.
Real deal
August 7th, 2017, 01:27 PM
As well as playing for trophies, the Spanish football giants are competing off the pitch for fans.
From meds to medals
August 7th, 2017, 01:27 PM
How tech is helping chronically ill people relying on repeat prescriptions for medications.
Sarahah: The honesty app that's got everyone talking
August 6th, 2017, 01:27 PM
Sarahah is an app from Saudi Arabia which allows users to send messages anonymously.
Amazon v Alibaba
August 3rd, 2017, 01:27 PM
As Amazon launches its Prime Now delivery service in Singapore, Asia's e-commerce market is hotting up.
Black Hat: The conference teaching hacking skills
August 1st, 2017, 01:27 PM
Security researcher Scott Helme goes on a training course at the Black Hat conference
The hi-tech badges made for hackers
August 1st, 2017, 01:27 PM
The unofficial badges made by "hackers" for "hackers" contain a mini processor.
Deception tech helps to thwart hackers' attacks
July 28th, 2017, 01:27 PM
Fake networks and spoofed data can frustrate hackers looking for an easy way to cash in
Using cheap magnet, hacker beats protections on a "smart" handgun.
July 27th, 2017, 01:27 PM
A hacker circumvents protections on a gun designed to limit who can shoot it.
Ransomware 'here to stay', warns Google study
July 27th, 2017, 01:27 PM
Cyber-thieves made at least $25m from ransomware in the last two years suggests research by Google
Facebook calls for a more people-centric security industry
July 26th, 2017, 01:27 PM
Cyber-experts need to concentrate on reducing harm not technical proficiency, says Facebook security head
How easy is it to hack a cash machine?
July 24th, 2017, 01:27 PM
After cash machines were hacked in Thailand and Taiwan Click asks if it could happen again.