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Online election ads - who is targeting whom?
Online election ads - who is targeting whom?
7 hours ago

Last weekend, BBC News economics editor Faisal Islam and I launched a project to try to get beneath the digital skin of this election.


Microsoft has big plans for its new Edge browser
Microsoft has big plans for its new Edge browser
31 hours ago

Microsoft is setting itself some high goals for its new Chromium-based Edge browser.


Airbnb will verify listings, 11 years after launch
Airbnb will verify listings, 11 years after launch
4 days ago

Airbnb says it will verify every single property on its platform after a news website found a series of scams.


Xiaomi smartphone has 108 megapixel camera
Xiaomi smartphone has 108 megapixel camera
5 days ago

Xiaomi unveiled the new handset at an event in Beijing

Chinese tech giant Xiaomi has unveiled the world's first mainstream handset to feature a 108 megapixel camera. Learn more


Phishing season is around the corner – don’t take the bait!
Phishing season is around the corner – don’t take the bait!
7 days ago

The season for serious shopping is almost upon us - and with it comes the problems of phishing and fraud.


Hackers can steal the contents of Horde webmail inboxes with one click
Hackers can steal the contents of Horde webmail inboxes with one click
8 days ago

A security researcher has found several vulnerabilities in the popular open-source Horde web email software that allow hackers to near-invisibly steal the contents of a victim’s inbox.


'Make or break' moment for 5G
'Make or break' moment for 5G
13 days ago

More expensive, high-frequency "millimetre wave" (mmWave) services provide faster speeds but are more controversial

A fight over access to radio-wave frequencies for 5G mobile d...


Microsoft pips Amazon for $10bn AI 'Jedi' contract
Microsoft pips Amazon for $10bn AI 'Jedi' contract
14 days ago

The Pentagon wants to replace ageing computer networks with a single cloud system

The Pentagon has awarded a $10bn (£8bn) cloud-computing contract to Microsoft, following a heavily scruti...


How to keep your Apple Watch quiet
How to keep your Apple Watch quiet
15 days ago

If you want to keep your Apple Watch from disturbing you with alarms, notifications, or any other sounds, you have no fewer than three different ways to keep it quiet:...


Millions downloaded dozens of Android apps on Google Play infected with adware
Millions downloaded dozens of Android apps on Google Play infected with adware
18 days ago

Security researchers have found dozens of Android apps in the Google Play store serving ads to unsuspecting victims as part of a money-making scheme.