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Four times more data breaches logged in UK
No companies have been fined in the first year of tough new data laws, despite a sharp rise in breaches.
May 25, 2019 2:36am UTC

Mona Lisa 'brought to life' with deepfake AI
Samsung makes a moving Mona Lisa from a single photo using AI technology.
May 24, 2019 11:25am UTC

Google thwarts Baltimore ransomware fightback
City set up GMail accounts to thwart hackers but Google suspended them, fearing spammers were at work.
May 24, 2019 10:18am UTC

Facebook: Another three billion fake profiles culled
Mark Zuckerberg hits back at calls to break up Facebook, as it reveals it removed a record number of hateful posts.
May 23, 2019 7:06pm UTC

SpaceX puts up 60 internet satellites
The California firm launches the first spacecraft in its multi-billion-dollar broadband project.
May 24, 2019 4:44am UTC

Trump says Huawei could be part of trade deal
Huawei could feature in a US-China trade pact despite being "very dangerous", says the US president.
May 24, 2019 1:51am UTC

Nintendo removes mobile games in Belgium
The two titles break local gambling laws that prohibit giving players random rewards in "loot boxes".
May 23, 2019 11:11am UTC

Huawei: China warns of investment blow to UK over 5G ban
A top Chinese diplomat tells the BBC there could be "substantial" repercussions if the UK bars Huawei.
May 23, 2019 3:04pm UTC

Google's Ad Exchange faces privacy probe by Irish regulator
The Irish Data Protection Commission will look into whether Google's Ad Exchange system is GDPR-compliant.
May 22, 2019 5:35pm UTC

Amazon heads off facial recognition rebellion
A group of investors had sought to stop the firm providing its Rekognition system to police.
May 22, 2019 5:44pm UTC