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Twitter warns that private tweets were public for years
A security flaw meant many private messages were readable for years said Twitter.
January 18, 2019 10:54am UTC

Fortnite predator 'groomed children on voice chat'
A man is accused of using the hit video game Fortnite to initiate sexual activity with children.
January 18, 2019 4:27pm UTC

Timeline: What's going on with Huawei?
The Chinese telecoms giant was the focus of international scrutiny even before a senior executive's arrest.
January 18, 2019 11:27am UTC

Future of airport security on show in London
A shoe scanner that works on passengers queuing at airport security is on show in London.
January 17, 2019 2:51pm UTC

Zimbabwe blocks Facebook, WhatsApp and Twitter amid crackdown
A coalition of human rights groups says at least 12 people have been killed in a week of protests.
January 18, 2019 6:12pm UTC

YouTube suspends ads on Tommy Robinson channel
The suspension has been imposed because the channel had broken rules governing adverts, YouTube says.
January 17, 2019 6:37pm UTC

Facebook tackles Russians making fake news stories
The pages campaigned for months creating and sharing stories that were fake, said Facebook.
January 17, 2019 12:09pm UTC

Netflix shows Bird Box and Elite drive subscriber growth
The streaming giant says the subscriber growth reflects the success of its original programmes.
January 18, 2019 9:05am UTC

Germany 'considers ban on Huawei' amid global backlash
Other countries have barred the Chinese firm from their network infrastructure over security concerns.
January 18, 2019 7:20am UTC

Oxford University suspends Huawei donations and sponsorships
The institution suspends donations from the Chinese telecoms giant amid continuing spying controversy.
January 17, 2019 7:00pm UTC