BBC News - Technology
Hackers used Microsoft Word bug 'for months'
April 27th, 2017, 08:28 AM
The bug was exploited for months before it was fixed, according to security researchers.
Police to use facial recognition at Champions League final
April 27th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Welsh police plan to use facial recognition on fans at the Champions League final.
Nintendo Switch off to 'strong start'
April 27th, 2017, 08:28 AM
The Switch has become the fastest-selling games console in the Japanese company's history.
Ransomware attacks around the world grow by 50%
April 27th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Report suggests victims are now paying about $1,000 (£775) to recover scrambled data.
Classic BlackBerry gets Android revival
April 27th, 2017, 08:28 AM
The classic BlackBerry smartphone, including physical keyboard, is given a 2017 makeover.
Cash offered after drones disrupt flights in China
April 27th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Up to £112,000 is being offered for information about drones that disrupted flights at a Chinese airport.
The plan to grow strawberries inside shipping containers
April 27th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Agricool is using former shipping containers to grow strawberries in Paris.
Job opportunities
April 26th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Uber launched in Egypt two years ago, and is now one of the company's fastest growing markets.
US regulator wants to reverse net neutrality
April 26th, 2017, 08:28 AM
The plan to roll back Obama-era rules may set off a fierce fight over how to regulate internet traffic in the US.
TalkTalk hack attack: Friends admit cyber crime charges
April 26th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Matthew Hanley, 22, and Connor Allsopp, 20, accessed customer's information during the cyber attack.
Game guide malware 'targeted more than 500,000 users'
April 26th, 2017, 08:28 AM
App-based guides for games like Fifa targeted more than 500,000 users with malware, a cyber-security company says.
India bans social media in Kashmir amid violent unrest
April 26th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Facebook, Twitter and others are banned to stop graphic videos being used to "spread discontent".
UK protests Twitter's block on user data
April 26th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Previously, the firm had allowed the government access to the data when investigating potential terrorist plots.
Fitbit investigates report of 'exploding' tracker
April 26th, 2017, 08:28 AM
A woman in Wisconsin said she suffered second-degree burns when her fitness tracker exploded.
Twitter users up but 'headwinds' forecast
April 26th, 2017, 08:28 AM
More people than ever are regular users of the message-in-brief platform, but it is still losing money.
MP asks Facebook to tackle 'fake news' as election approaches
April 26th, 2017, 08:28 AM
The social network must address fake news as the UK's general election approaches, Damian Collins told the Guardian.
Ted 2017: Scary robots that want to be useful
April 26th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Boston Dynamics reveals the softer side of military robots, at the Ted conference.
Ted 2017: The robot that wants to go to university
April 26th, 2017, 08:28 AM
In a Ted conference session called Our Robotic Overlords, experts consider the future of artificial intelligence.
Naked selfie-detecting app Gallery Guardian tested
April 26th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Gallery Guardian is designed to protect children from explicit images, but does not spot every snap.
Facebook baby killing: Grief and questions after shocking murder
April 26th, 2017, 08:28 AM
It comes after a Thai man broadcast the murder of his 11-month daughter on Facebook Live.
Uber plans to test on-demand flying cars network by 2020
April 26th, 2017, 08:28 AM
The firm plans to work with aviation companies to trial the technology in Dubai and Dallas.
The drones which help solve air accidents
April 25th, 2017, 08:28 AM
The BBC's Richard Westcott looks at accident investigators' latest weapon in the battle to find out why ships and planes crash.
Ted 2017: The woman who wants China to eat insects
April 25th, 2017, 08:28 AM
An entrepreneur is promoting online farmers' markets and food tech to improve eating habits.
Last male northern white rhino joins Tinder to raise money
April 25th, 2017, 08:28 AM
This is part of fundraising efforts by conservationists to save the near extinct species.
Fitbit contradicts husband's story of wife's murder - police
April 25th, 2017, 08:28 AM
The Connecticut man said his wife was killed by an intruder with a voice like actor Vin Diesel's.
Premature lambs kept alive in 'plastic bag' womb
April 25th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Scientists were able to keep premature lambs alive for a month using an artificial "plastic bag" womb.
Devon village broadband plan stalled by Earl of Iddesleigh
April 25th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Lord Iddesleigh said he might accept underground cables.
Google search changes tackle fake news and hate speech
April 25th, 2017, 08:28 AM
More people will be involved in checking what Google returns for search terms
Russian hackers 'target' presidential candidate Macron
April 25th, 2017, 08:28 AM
High-tech techniques were used to trick staff into handing over login names, say experts
Teenage cyber hacker Adam Mudd jailed for global attacks
April 25th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Adam Mudd hacked gaming sites including Xbox Live and Runescape to earn money, a court hears.
Marissa Mayer to leave Yahoo with $184m payout
April 25th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Yahoo's chief executive will be paid $184m after the company is sold to Verizon.
Google driverless cars free to public in Phoenix
April 25th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Hundreds of people are being invited to test out Google's robot car service in Phoenix for free.
Professional Overwatch player quits after racist rant
April 25th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Matt "Dellor" Vaughn is sacked by Toronto eSports after footage of a racist rant was posted on YouTube.
The ex-train station turned world's largest tech incubator
April 25th, 2017, 08:28 AM
A former railway station in Paris is being turned into the largest incubator for tech start-ups.
Ted 2017: I won first match with Deep Blue, says Kasparov
April 25th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Garry Kasparov gives his views of the future relationship between humans and machines, at the Ted conference.
FaceApp sorry for 'racist' filter that lightens skin to make users 'hot'
April 25th, 2017, 08:28 AM
The makers of a face-morphing app have apologised after users said the "hot" filter lightened their skin.
Ted 2017: Frugal scientist offers malaria tools
April 25th, 2017, 08:28 AM
A toy-inspired device for malaria detection that costs 20 cents is shown off at the Ted conference
Are flying cars the future?
April 25th, 2017, 08:28 AM
A first glimpse of the flying car backed by Google co-founder
Can plastic roads help save the planet?
April 24th, 2017, 08:28 AM
A start-up company is persuading local councils in the UK to turn local plastic waste into roads.
Lunch-hour hacks
April 24th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Rushed off your feet? Not enough hours in the day? Here are some apps to help you take control.
Eight ways intelligent machines are already in your life
April 24th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Many people are unsure about what machine learning is, but the chances are they are using it every day.
Wikipedia's Jimmy Wales creates news service Wikitribune
April 24th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Wikitribune will be written by professional journalists and edited by volunteers.
Uber 'tracked iPhones to stop fraud'
April 24th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Report claims Apple boss Tim Cook personally intervened to stop ride sharing firm.
YouTube restores 'wrongly blocked' LGBT videos
April 24th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Video-makers had complained that their content was being hidden by YouTube's "restricted mode".
Driverless cars trial set for UK motorways in 2019
April 24th, 2017, 08:28 AM
The project will include a journey between London and Oxford in 2019.
Latest technology tested out in Arctic Circle trek
April 24th, 2017, 08:28 AM
BBC Click followed four men as they trekked in the Arctic Circle for charity trialling some of the latest tech.
GE17: No electronic voter registration for Northern Ireland
April 23rd, 2017, 08:28 AM
Legislation to bring in the registration was passed in December but systems not in place for 8 June.
Warning over fake celebrity accounts
April 23rd, 2017, 08:28 AM
Law enforcement agencies around the world are concerned about an increase in fake celebrity social media accounts.
Geeks vs government
April 23rd, 2017, 08:28 AM
The technology which underpins the internet's security has always been disputed.
Parents' mobile use harms family life, say secondary pupils
April 23rd, 2017, 08:28 AM
More than a third of pupils have felt the need to ask adults to put down their phones, suggests a poll.
Three apologises after network problems
April 22nd, 2017, 08:28 AM
The mobile phone company says some customers were unable to send texts or make calls on Saturday.
Russian MP Seleznev incensed after son jailed in US
April 21st, 2017, 08:28 AM
Valery Seleznev said the sentence was "passed by man-eaters" and that his son was "abducted".
Computer hacker Adam Mudd attacked gaming websites
April 21st, 2017, 08:28 AM
Cyber attacks on universities and gaming websites, including Minecraft, cost them millions, a court hears.
Brain Tumour Charity cautious about Italy mobile phone ruling
April 21st, 2017, 08:28 AM
Charity urges caution after a ruling in Italy about mobile phone use and brain tumour growth.
US Navy cracks down on sharing of intimate photographs
April 21st, 2017, 08:28 AM
The order comes after an investigation into the sharing of images of female marines on Facebook.
Computer pioneer Harry Huskey dies aged 101
April 21st, 2017, 08:28 AM
The veteran hardware maker worked on the Eniac machine and helped Alan Turing build a computer.
Free hacking tools 'help young into cyber-crime'
April 20th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Easy to use hacking tools make it easy for teenagers to get started in cyber-crime, finds a report.
Russia's secret
April 20th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Stem subjects - science, technology, engineering, maths - have an image problem. But not in Russia.
Google Earth adds Attenborough world tours
April 18th, 2017, 08:28 AM
The BBC's Sir David Attenborough will show people "natural treasures" within the new Google Earth.
Guardians of the home
April 17th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Home security technology linked to smartphones is helping to keep people and property safe.
Hear all about it
April 16th, 2017, 08:28 AM
S-Town and Serial might be hits, but will listening to podcasts ever be more than a niche pursuit?
Facing the future
April 16th, 2017, 08:28 AM
They may threaten the human workforce, but they are crucial to the modern economy.
Meet Tarzan - the robot designed to monitor crops
April 16th, 2017, 08:28 AM
How a robot designed to swing between cables could help farmers monitor crops.
V&A in VR
April 16th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Cutting edge construction and design tools help transform Dundee's waterfront
'World's worst drawer' stumps Google AutoDraw
April 12th, 2017, 08:28 AM
An artificial intelligence-powered illustration aid tries to recognise Rory Cellan-Jones' scribbles.
The good stuff
April 10th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Philanthropy tech is on the rise, from gaming with a conscience to video ads earning cash for charities.
Could Star Trek medical device become a reality?
April 10th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Two teams are competing to develop a hand-held device to diagnose illness.
Sennheiser's HE-1 - £54,000 headphones - put to the test
April 5th, 2017, 08:28 AM
BBC Click's Spencer Kelly tests headphones which have been 10 years in the making.
Teams prepare for NanoCar race and other news
March 31st, 2017, 08:28 AM
BBC Click's Marc Cieslak looks at some of the best of the week's technology news stories.
Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+: First look
March 29th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Samsung's new phones feature a new virtual assistant, Bixby, and longer screens than past devices.
How free wi-fi is transforming India's rail stations
March 29th, 2017, 08:28 AM
Free high-speed wi-fi is now being offered at 115 stations on India's railway network.