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Coronavirus: National Rail to offer 'busy station' alerts
Rail passengers will be warned if trains or stations are busy, to aid social distancing.
June 5, 2020 12:34pm UTC

Whatever happened to the NHS contact-tracing app?
The app, first tested on the Isle of Wight, had been expected to be rolled out at the end of May.
June 5, 2020 12:52pm UTC

Elon Musk calls for 'break up' of Amazon
The entrepreneur condemned the online retailer after it rejected a book about coronavirus.
June 5, 2020 4:08pm UTC

Combat drone to compete against piloted plane
The US Air Force will pit an advanced autonomous aircraft against a piloted plane in tests.
June 5, 2020 1:27pm UTC

Facebook removes 'inauthentic' George Floyd groups
Some had previously focused on coronavirus, 5G conspiracies and support for US President Donald Trump.
June 4, 2020 4:26pm UTC

Medics call for action on social media Covid-19 'infodemic'
Hard-hitting testimony by medics highlights the damage being done to frontline healthcare.
June 4, 2020 5:00pm UTC

K-pop fans drown out #WhiteLivesMatter hashtag
Use of the tag has increased as a response to the #BlackLivesMatter movement.
June 4, 2020 1:02pm UTC

Gaming 'hero' retires at 23 due to ill-health
Jian Zihao says physical and mental health problems have caused him to quit e-sports.
June 4, 2020 12:21pm UTC

Social media firms fail to act on Covid-19 fake news
A study indicates that 90% of misinformation reported to Facebook and Twitter remains online.
June 3, 2020 11:16pm UTC

Jake Paul: YouTuber charged with criminal trespass and unlawful assembly
The 23 year old is charged with criminal trespass and unlawful assembly at a Scottsdale mall.
June 4, 2020 8:25pm UTC