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HBO social accounts hacked in latest cyber security breach

HBO social accounts hacked in latest cyber security breach

HBOs Facebook and Twitter accounts have been compromised in the latest cyber security breach to hit the firm. MORE...

(0)Comments | August 17, 2017  11:41 am

Google adds voice recognition for Sinhala and Tamil languages

Google adds voice recognition for Sinhala and Tamil languages

Googles speech-to-text recognition has added another 21 languages including Sinhala and Tamil, the global internet giant announced today. MORE..

(0)Comments | August 15, 2017  12:25 am

US firm reveals gun-toting drone that can fire in mid-air

 US firm reveals gun-toting drone that can fire in mid-air

A US technology firm has developed a drone that is able to aim and fire at enemies while flying in mid-air. MORE...

(0)Comments | August 12, 2017  1:06 pm

Facebook introduces new video service

Facebook introduces new video service

Social media giant Facebook has made a move into dedicated video, pitting it against YouTube and TV networks. MORE...

(0)Comments | August 11, 2017  9:43 am

Health tech start-up StoriiCare heads to Silicon Valley

Health tech start-up StoriiCare heads to Silicon Valley

A Glasgow-based health tech start-up that has been dubbed the Facebook for care is to open an office in Silicon Valley after catching the eye of US venture capitalists. MORE...

(0)Comments | August 9, 2017  3:14 pm

Google fires diversity memo author

Google fires diversity memo author

A Google employee who wrote a controversial memo about workplace diversity has been fired, the BBC can confirm. MORE...

(0)Comments | August 8, 2017  1:38 pm

Bail of $30,000 set for UK cyber expert Marcus Hutchins

Bail of $30,000 set for UK cyber expert Marcus Hutchins

US prosecutors say a British computer expert has admitted to creating software that harvests bank details. MORE...

(0)Comments | August 6, 2017  5:17 pm

Uber admits to renting fire-prone cars to drivers in Singapore

 Uber admits to renting fire-prone cars to drivers in Singapore

The ride-hailing startup has admitted it provided the faulty vehicles even though they had been recalled months earlier over a defect that could cause them to catch fire. MORE...

(0)Comments | August 5, 2017  6:33 pm

First look at the mysterious $1,200 smartphone from RED

First look at the mysterious $1,200 smartphone from RED

The professional-camera company RED made waves last month when it announced plans to launch its first smartphone, the Hydrogen One. MORE...

(0)Comments | August 4, 2017  12:18 pm

NHS cyber-defender Marcus Hutchins charged in US

NHS cyber-defender Marcus Hutchins charged in US

The British cyber-security researcher who stalled WannaCry cyber-attack that hit the NHS has been arrested and charged in a US cyber-crime case. MORE...

(0)Comments | August 4, 2017  11:01 am

Apple defends complying with China over VPNs

Apple defends complying with China over VPNs

Apple boss Tim Cook has defended his companys decision to comply with the Chinese governments demand it remove VPN software from the App Store. MORE...

(0)Comments | August 3, 2017  1:31 pm

Snapchat braces for potential nose-dive

Snapchat braces for potential nose-dive

Snap, the parent company of Snapchat, fell as much as 5% in early trading Monday to a new low as some company insiders finally get the chance to cash out. The stock later rebounded and was flat by late morning. MORE...

(0)Comments | August 2, 2017  11:09 am

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos briefly becomes worlds richest man

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos  briefly  becomes worlds richest man

The founder of Amazon, Jeff Bezos briefly overtook Microsofts Bill Gates to become the worlds richest person. MORE...

(0)Comments | July 28, 2017  3:32 pm

Rolls-Royce reveals its new Phantom: A 350,000 work of automotive art

Rolls-Royce reveals its new Phantom: A 350,000 work of automotive art

Whisper it softly, but the quietest and most technically advanced Rolls-Royce Phantom ever was launched in London tonight. MORE...

(0)Comments | July 28, 2017  11:00 am

Google tests auto-play videos in search results

Google tests auto-play videos in search results

Google has confirmed that it is trialling videos that automatically start playing when they appear in its search results. MORE...

(0)Comments | July 27, 2017  10:06 am

Adobe to kill off Flash plug-in by 2020

Adobe to kill off Flash plug-in by 2020

Adobe Systems has said that it plans to phase out its Flash Player plug-in by the end of 2020. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 26, 2017  4:03 pm

Google to add Facebook-style news feed

Google to add Facebook-style news feed

Google is adding a personalised Facebook-style news feed to its homepage - Google.com -to show users content they may be interested in before they search. MORE...

(0)Comments | July 20, 2017  10:54 am

Google rolls out new protections against phishing plugins

Google rolls out new protections against phishing plugins

Google is making it even harder to accidentally install a malicious plugin. Today, the company announced new changes to the way Google services handle plugins, adding new warnings for users and a more involved verification system for apps. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 19, 2017  5:39 pm

WhatsApp now allows for sharing all file types

WhatsApp now allows for sharing all file types

WhatsApp has rolled out an update that allows users to share any type of files, documents on its platforms. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 14, 2017  3:59 pm

Google makes its first Indian acquisition with AI startup

Google makes its first Indian acquisition with AI startup

Global internet giant Google has made its first acquisition in India by taking over Halli Labs, a four-month-old artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) start-up that was looking to build solutions for the Indian masses. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 13, 2017  5:16 pm

Microsoft officially ends support for Windows Phone

Microsoft officially ends support for Windows Phone

Its official: for all intents and purposes, the Windows Phone era is over. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 12, 2017  1:36 pm

Red surprises everyone with hologram phone

Red surprises everyone with hologram phone

A holographic, virtual-augmented and mixed-reality-ready smartphone has been unveiled by Red, the company better known for ultra-high quality film cameras. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 7, 2017  2:50 pm

Petya hackers issue fresh ransom demand

Petya hackers issue fresh ransom demand

The perpetrators of a recent cyber-attack that disrupted businesses across the world appear to have accessed the ransom payments they raised. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 6, 2017  12:17 pm

All new Volvo models to be electric from 2019 onwards

All new Volvo models to be electric from 2019 onwards

The Volvo Car Group said on Wednesday all new models launched from 2019 will be fully electric or hybrids, spelling the eventual end to nearly a century of Volvos powered solely by the internal combustion engine. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 5, 2017  5:11 pm

Facebook tracking lawsuit dismissed by judge

Facebook tracking lawsuit dismissed by judge

A federal judge has dismissed an Internet tracking lawsuit against Facebook in a decision with potentially broad impact for many of the social media giants users. MORE..

(0)Comments | July 4, 2017  5:25 pm
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