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Rural broadband: Where has all the money gone?
Network and service providers ask why the government's £5bn for rural broadband has been slashed.
November 26, 2020 6:03pm UTC

Black Friday: Why bots will beat you to in-demand gifts
Black Friday and Christmas shopping are here - but it may be harder than ever to snag what you want.
November 26, 2020 12:19am UTC

AWS: Amazon web outage breaks vacuums and doorbells
Smart-home owners are left without service as an AWS outage breaks device functionality.
November 26, 2020 12:06pm UTC

Why don't Facebook and Apple like each other?
Relations between the two companies are at an all-time low.
November 26, 2020 1:13am UTC

TikTok sale deadline pushed back to December
A new plan for a sell-off of its US assets has been submitted to the US government.
November 26, 2020 12:13pm UTC

Gigabit broadband: Watered-down plans a 'kick in the teeth'
Now the aim is to reach 85% of homes in the UK with gigabit broadband speeds by 2025.
November 25, 2020 4:38pm UTC

Cho Ju-bin: 40 years jail for South Korean chatroom sex abuse group leader
South Korean Cho Ju-bin ran a group which blackmailed girls into sharing sexual videos.
November 26, 2020 4:16am UTC

TikTok offers feature to avoid seizure triggers
It is designed to protect people with photosensitive epilepsy from potentially harmful content.
November 25, 2020 1:55pm UTC

YouTube suspends US news channel for Covid 'cure'
The right-wing channel has been favoured by President Trump in recent days.
November 25, 2020 12:34pm UTC

Phone addiction not driven by notifications, study finds
Users check their phones automatically, like a smoker would light a cigarette, research suggests.
November 25, 2020 2:01pm UTC