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Hackers 'targeting US mid-term elections'

According to Microsoft, at least three Congressional candidates have been targeted by hackers.

Elon Musk's farting unicorn fight settled

The billionaire chief executive of Tesla got in a row with a Colorado potter over use of the image.

India lynchings: WhatsApp sets new rules after mob killings

The changes come as violence in India is blamed on rumours of child abductions, spread via WhatsApp.

Singapore personal data hack hits 1.5m, health authority says

The attack by hackers on a health database has affected about a quarter of the population.

Hackers net almost $1m in Russian bank raid

The theft is the latest in a series by the MoneyTaker gang which has targeted Russian banks

UK criticises security of Huawei products

The report revealed shortcomings in the Chinese firm's engineering processes.

Zuckerberg in Holocaust denial row

The Facebook founder's assertion that Holocaust deniers should be given a voice has outraged many.

PUBG game apologises for 'offensive mask'

The makers of a popular online game apologise after an in-game item upsets some Korean fans.

Money to help Trump immigrants rejected

A software company criticised for working with US Border Control has a donation to a refugee charity rejected.

Google's Loon brings internet-by-balloon to Kenya

The network of balloons travels by predicting the speed and direction of winds in the stratosphere.

Roblox blames 'gang rape' on hacker adding code to game

The makers of the online children's game say a hacker uploaded malicious code to one of its servers.

Google hit with €4.3bn Android fine from EU

The European Commission has claimed Android unfairly cemented Google's dominance of search.

3D-printed gun blueprints given go-ahead by US government

After a four-year battle with the US government, Defense Distributed can publish blueprints for guns.

Fortnite: Schools 'could learn lessons from gaming'

Should teachers in Wales adopt some of the techniques from gaming to make lessons more engaging?

Apple iCloud: State firm hosts user data in China

Privacy advocates have warned that storing iCloud data on Chinese servers will make emails and messages vulnerable.

Farnborough Airshow: Aston Martin unveils sports car for the skies

James Bond's favourite car company has plans to develop small aircraft with engine giant Rolls-Royce.

Elon Musk apologises to Thai cave diver for Twitter attack

The tech entrepreneur lashed out at a British cave diver in Thailand for mocking his mini-sub.

Abuse inquiry fined £200,000 for email data breach

A mass email using the "to" field instead of the "bcc" field identified possible abuse victims.

'Netflix effect' poses challenge to British TV

Video streaming services now have more subscribers than traditional pay TV services in the UK.

Facebook moderators 'keep child abuse online'

An undercover film suggests moderators are routinely keeping up content that violates Facebook's policies.

Google's job hunting service comes to UK

Google's centralised job hunt services signs up most individual sites with one major exception.

Amazon's Jeff Bezos beats Bill Gates in new rich list

The Amazon founder is now richer than Bill Gates has ever been.

Election interference to be sniffed out by early-alert system

The tool will track "dark" sources to help government and other groups tackle subversion attempts.

Amazon Alexa: is it friends with your kids?

Debate is raging over whether smart speakers are suitable for children.

Netflix shares plunge as subscriber growth rate stalls

The streaming service's shares dive 14% after it misses its projections for subscriber growth.

Amazon faces web issues around the world on Prime Day

The e-commerce giant is experiencing outages in the US and elsewhere as its summer sale gets underway.

AI will create as many jobs as it displaces - report

But a report warns there will be "winners and losers" with many roles set to change.

Kodak Bitcoin mining 'scam' evaporates

The company behind a Kodak-branded crypto-currency scheme confirms the plan has collapsed.

Uber investigated over gender discrimination

The ride hailing firm is being investigated over a complaint about gender inequality, the BBC understands.

Rolls-Royce develops propulsion system for flying taxi

The engine maker is working on a flying vehicle which it says could take off by the early 2020s.

Aliens killed by spelling mistake in 2013 Colonial Marines game

A typo in the code of a poorly reviewed game from 2013 is being blamed for one of its biggest problems.

Amazon Prime Day deals 'not what they seem'

Shoppers are warned to check prices and be wary of high-pressure sales techniques.

British caver 'could sue' Elon Musk over Twitter attack

The entrepreneur called the diver a "pedo" after he ridiculed his effort to help missing Thai boys.

Facebook will not remove fake news - but will 'demote' it

It says fake news is not against its "community standards".

The app changing the dating scene for India's disabled people

The BBC's Ayeshea Perera meets the makers of an app seeking to improve opportunities to socialise.

Apple unveils its latest emojis on World Emoji Day

If you're bald, ginger, grey-haired - or love lobster - these are the ones you've been waiting for.

The mega-machines helping China link the world

As China embarks on one of the greatest infrastructure projects in history, it is changing how railways are built.

Boomless speed

Three firms are vying to be the first to reintroduce commercial supersonic flight in the next decade.

Eyes on the skies

Farnborough Airshow in pictures: The big, the fast, the noisy.

Life before Google

This is how people did their jobs before having all the answers at the tips of their fingers.

Rose gold rising

Rose gold clothes, shoes, furniture, cars, weddings - why is this colour still so popular?

Driving ambition

A student racing car competition wants to tackle a global shortage of recruits into engineering.

Emotional surveillance

How facial recognition is being used to identify suspects in crowds and spot suspicious behaviour.

'It was pretty crazy'

Drew Houston and Arash Ferdowsi had never met before they teamed up to launch cloud storage giant Dropbox.

Active defence

How firms are using cutting-edge techniques to stop cyber criminals breaching their networks.

Marvel magic

The artists who help create the look of the all-conquering blockbusters reveal their secrets.

How artificial intelligence is transforming tennis

Click goes to Wimbledon to see how artificial intelligence (AI) is being used in tennis.

Lucy Staniforth on using VR to improve football skills

England footballer Lucy Staniforth tries out a new virtual reality training system for soccer.

Haptic gloves help blind people to 'see' art

A virtual reality kit is helping visually impaired people "see" art through haptic gloves.

Surplus energy rides the 'gravity train'

A company in California has developed a gravity train to store and transport surplus electricity.

The robot that cares for your plants and other news

BBC Click's Jen Copestake looks at some of the best technology news stories of the week.

Google committed a very serious offence says Vestager

The EU's competition chef explains why she believes Google deserves a record-sized fine over Android.

Kitty Hawk Flyer: 'A big drone that a human can fit in'

A look inside the Kitty Hawk Flyer, a new flying car from the firm backed by Google's Larry Page.

Business booming for giant cargo planes

$7tn of goods travel by air every year. Much of it goes in the hold of normal airliners. But for those big, awkward loads, something rather larger is required.

Silver Snipers: The gaming team with an average age of 67

A group of five elderly Swedish gamers has stormed an online battlefield.

Formula 1: The tech driving the races

BBC Click gets exclusive behind-the-scenes access to the technology behind F1.



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