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Grand Theft Auto maker firms up GTA 6 release date
The latest instalment of the hugely popular series will be released in autumn 2025, its publisher says.
17.05.2024 - 12:55

Fury v Usyk: Can Undisputed bring boxing back to video games?
How a small British developer hopes to put boxing back in contention in the video game sports genre.
17.05.2024 - 05:02

Reddit shares jump after OpenAI ChatGPT deal
OpenAI and Reddit reach deal that will give ChatGPT access to content on the social media platform.
17.05.2024 - 04:24

Business locked in expensive AI 'arms race'
Business leaders feel pressure to invest in AI but the costs are formidable.
17.05.2024 - 01:13

Pornhub partners with UK child abuse fighting charity
They want porn sites to adopt new voluntary standards on fighting online child abuse.
17.05.2024 - 01:06


Sony Music slams tech giants for unauthorised use of stars' songs
Sony Music suspects Google, Microsoft and OpenAI have used music from the likes of Adele and Beyonce.
16.05.2024 - 17:00

Facebook and Instagram suspected to be 'too addictive'
The EU says its concerned the platforms algorithms "stimulate behavioural addictions in children."
16.05.2024 - 14:11

The man who turned his dead father into a chatbot
The "grief tech" firms helping users create talking avatars of their dead relatives.
16.05.2024 - 01:08


Period trackers 'coercing' women into sharing risky information
Research finds poor data management practices such as not being able to delete data about abortions.
15.05.2024 - 13:52

How AI turned a Ukrainian YouTuber into a Russian
A YouTuber falls victim to generative AI on Chinese social media, but the ramifications stretch beyond China.
15.05.2024 - 01:33


Tech Life: Help for cancer patients
The machine that allows patients to take their own blood samples for analysis from home.
14.05.2024 - 21:30

Africa's internet vulnerability and how to fix it
The internet outage in East Africa highlights the fragility of the continent's online connections.
14.05.2024 - 16:58

Christie's £670m art auctions hit by cyber attack
The auction house's website is down as it seeks to sell items ranging from high art to rare wine.
14.05.2024 - 14:28

PlayStation names joint CEOs after Jim Ryan’s retirement
The role has been split into two separate top jobs, dividing up hardware and software.
14.05.2024 - 13:47

Upgraded ChatGPT teaches maths and flirts - but still glitches
OpenAI has unveiled a new, faster version of its generative AI tool, ChatGPT.
14.05.2024 - 11:12

US bans China crypto-miner from nuclear base area
Chinese firm MineOne Partners has been ordered to sell land it owns near a US nuclear missile site.
14.05.2024 - 04:08

Cow dung's key role in India's energy industry
India is hoping that biogas, produced from farm waste, will curb its reliance on imported gas.
14.05.2024 - 01:06


Unjammable navigation tech gets first airborne test
The test comes amid concern about the vulnerability of satellite navigation systems to blocking.
13.05.2024 - 19:18

GameStop shares surge as 'Roaring Kitty' returns
Shares in Gamestop, the original meme stock, surge again as 'Roaring Kitty' returns online.
13.05.2024 - 18:02

Marvel Rivals apologises after banning negative reviews
The game's developers said the controversial terms gamers were told to agree to was a miscommunication.
13.05.2024 - 13:22

Internet access linked to higher wellbeing, study finds
The Oxford study comes as concern about the impact of internet use prompts laws in many countries.
13.05.2024 - 01:04


Is social media worth paying for?
As Twitter and Facebook both now offer paid subscription, what impact is it having?
12.05.2024 - 01:35


Ros Atkins on... How different countries protect children online
BBC Analysis editor Ros Atkins looks at what what is being done to prevent minors seeing harmful content.
11.05.2024 - 07:25


Test-at-home kit for cancer patients approved for use
Patients say the device allows them to reduce the number of hospital visits involved in cancer care.
10.05.2024 - 23:11

Apple apologises after piano crushing ad backlash
The technology giant apologised after Hugh Grant and others criticised the "tone deaf" iPad advert.
10.05.2024 - 02:21


'Keep your phone on 24 hours a day': Chinese PR boss apologises after backlash
Baidu's Qu Jing tells workers she does not care for them because, 'I am not your mum'.
09.05.2024 - 07:20

US revokes licences for sales of chips to Huawei
The move follows Huawei's release of an AI-enabled computer powered by a chip created by Intel.
09.05.2024 - 06:50

Disney and Warner to bundle streaming services
The media giants are under pressure to attract more subscribers to their streaming services.
09.05.2024 - 05:35

Will AI dream up the hit TV shows of the future?
Television production firms admit they are already using AI to come up with new programme ideas.
09.05.2024 - 01:05


Protecting under-18s from harmful online content
Marianna Spring on how the UK's media regulator wants to protect children from harmful content on social media.
08.05.2024 - 23:13

Can we really 'reset the internet' to make it safer for children?
Ofcom has taken a major step in setting out plans to protect children online, but hurdles remain.
08.05.2024 - 19:15

Tech firms told to hide 'toxic' content from children
Social media firms like Instagram and TikTok will have to make changes to comply with new online safety laws.
08.05.2024 - 13:09

E-gates back online after delays at UK airports
Long queues built up at airports affected by a Border Force "technical issue" at passport control.
08.05.2024 - 11:00

FTX says it has billions more than owed to victims
The failed cryptocurrency giant says it has billions of dollars more than needed to cover its debts.
08.05.2024 - 05:43


Tech Life: The mammoth ivory problem
Tech can play a role in combating the illegal trade in elephant ivory.
07.05.2024 - 21:30

BBC Verify looks at fake AI-generated Met Gala images
Fake pictures of Katy Perry and other artists at the Met Gala went viral on social media.
07.05.2024 - 19:05

Microsoft axes four game studios including Hi-Fi Rush developer
The Bafta award-winning game's developer is being closed alongside other studios owned by Bethesda.
07.05.2024 - 17:57


How the computer games industry is embracing AI
Developing computer games can be wildly expensive so some hope that AI can cut the cost.
03.05.2024 - 01:07


The insect farmers turning to AI to help lower costs
Makers of insect-based animal feed hope to be able to compete with soybeans on price.
02.05.2024 - 01:05


Tech Life: TikTok world
TikTok is a popular video sharing platform, but not so popular with some governments.
30.04.2024 - 21:30

After 20 years, what next for World of Warcraft?
The game's maker Activision Blizzard was bought by Microsoft last year in gaming's biggest ever acquisition
30.04.2024 - 01:52


How fraudsters are getting fake articles onto Facebook
Scammers are able to get past automated checks on the social media giant to try to defraud users.
25.04.2024 - 01:08


Tech Life: Humanoid robots
Are they really that practical and useful?
23.04.2024 - 21:30

Watch Ocado robots in action
Ocado has added robotic arms to its newest warehouse near Luton.
23.04.2024 - 03:15


How Chinese firms are using Mexico as a backdoor to the US
Chinese firms are racing to set up factories in Mexico to bypass US tariffs and sanctions.
22.04.2024 - 01:01


Can AI help solve Japan’s labour shortages?
Japan is seeing if artificial intelligence can tackle its increasing shortfall of workers.
19.04.2024 - 23:20

Why a deluge of Chinese-made drugs is hard to curb
Thousands of Chinese companies are making synthetic opioids and shipping them around the world.
19.04.2024 - 00:57


'AI helps me to make wine for younger drinkers'
The winemakers using artificial intelligence to help them grow grapes and blend their wines.
18.04.2024 - 01:06


Tech Life: Fixing undersea cables
Undersea fibre-optic cables help keep us online - but what happens when they break?
16.04.2024 - 21:30

The challenge of upgrading iconic steel windows
Critall windows date back to the 1880s but their steel construction makes them vulnerable to damp.
16.04.2024 - 01:11


Robot dog trains to walk on Moon in Oregon trials
US engineering team has a two-year, $2m grant to help Nasa study the Moon's surface.
12.04.2024 - 22:35


Tech Life: Space Junk
We look at what space junk is and the risk it poses to tech we use everyday.
09.04.2024 - 21:32

Boom times for US green energy as federal cash flows in
The US government has directed unprecedented sums of money at green energy projects.
09.04.2024 - 01:03


The rise of magnets – from surgery to outer space
Magnets are central to much modern technology and firms are racing to make them more efficient.
05.04.2024 - 01:09


Tech Life: Predicting the future of tech
How will the internet, and other tech we use today, evolve in the future?
02.04.2024 - 21:30


Tackling deepfakes 'has turned into an arms race'
The battle against fake images, video and audio is becoming ever harder as the tech improves.
27.03.2024 - 01:11


Tech Life: Charging electric bikes and scooters
What can be done to make charging them safer?
26.03.2024 - 21:30

Could AI take the grind out of accountancy?
AI could mean fewer accountancy jobs but is also taking over some of the more mundane tasks.
26.03.2024 - 01:24


Neuralink patient seen playing chess using brain implant
In a livestream on X, the patient explained that he was using a device in his brain to move the cursor.
21.03.2024 - 07:43

India in undersea race to mine world’s battery metal
The country has applied for two new licences to explore the deep seabed in parts of the Indian Ocean.
21.03.2024 - 01:29

'Journalists are feeding the AI hype machine'
AI reporters and experts discuss how well or otherwise the media covers the topic.
14.03.2024 - 01:24


Once India's most valuable start-up, Byju's is now fighting to survive
The ed-tech giant is teetering on the precipice after some investors voted to out its CEO last month.
11.03.2024 - 01:52


'I'd heard the big, bad, scary conversation about AI'
The women enrolling on artificial intelligence training courses to boost their job prospects.
29.02.2024 - 01:02