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Project Nightingale: Google accesses trove of US patient data
The tech giant has struck a deal with huge US health firm Ascension, giving it access to the records.
November 12, 2019 12:02pm UTC

'I woke up to thousands of messages from Malaysia'
Why a Malaysian exam question thrust the spotlight on London-based paraglider Laura Melissa Williams.
November 12, 2019 10:55am UTC

Slow websites to be labelled by Chrome browser
Users could get warnings about web pages that are poorly designed and take time to show up.
November 12, 2019 12:10pm UTC

General election 2019: 'Cyber-attack' on Labour Party digital platforms
The party says the DDoS attack against its systems failed, but an online campaign tool was disrupted.
November 12, 2019 1:03pm UTC

The fake video where Johnson and Corbyn endorse each other
A "deepfake" video has been made where the PM and Labour leader endorse one another in the election.
November 12, 2019 8:05am UTC

Apple throws Instagram 'stalker' app off store
Like Patrol had offered users a way to see which posts their "friends liked" and whom they followed.
November 11, 2019 8:57pm UTC

Brexit 'puts brakes on UK launch of e-scooters'
Voi Technology says the UK could be left behind by not changing regulations to allow electric scooters.
November 12, 2019 6:55am UTC

Instagram influencer behind 'bullying' anonymous account
Clemmie Hooper apologises for using a different social-media platform to criticise fellow influencers.
November 11, 2019 2:10pm UTC

UK reaches 10% full-fibre milestone
The technology lets people browse the web at connection speeds of hundreds of megabits per second.
November 11, 2019 5:30pm UTC

Play store apps to be scanned for malware
Apps that try to trick people into handing over cash or lock up phones could be caught by the scanners.
November 11, 2019 1:35pm UTC