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Tuesday

Pets 'go hungry' after smart feeder goes offline
The device, designed to schedule pets' food and control portions, appears to have been offline for seven days
25.02.2020 - 15:35

What happens when the internet vanishes?
During a troublesome protest or tricky election, some countries just cut the online cord.
25.02.2020 - 01:54

Met Police chief defends facial recognition from 'ill-informed' critics
London's police chief says privacy risks are much smaller than "a knife through the chest".
25.02.2020 - 13:15

Young drivers 'let down over insurance app faults'
Carrot uses phone data to measure braking and acceleration - but some say it often fails to work.
25.02.2020 - 01:01

Monday

Huawei Mate XS: Hands-on with the folding phone
BBC Click's Chris Fox tries out the folding Huawei Mate XS for the first time.
24.02.2020 - 14:31

Tuesday

Would you eat a 'steak' printed by robots?
3D printing is meeting some of the ambitions touted when the technology emerged 20 years ago.
25.02.2020 - 01:06

Monday

UK's 5G network well within safety limits, Ofcom tests find
Ofcom testing of the UK's 5G network finds radiation is at a "tiny fraction" of safe levels.
24.02.2020 - 15:06

Google warns Huawei owners against 'sideloading' its apps
The Android owner says circumventing the Huawei ban is a major security risk.
24.02.2020 - 13:28

YouTuber ‘became better human’ after race row
The 24-year-old was fired from a film inspired by Black Lives Matter in 2018 after a video resurfaced of him using racial language.
24.02.2020 - 07:40

Sunday

'Mad' Mike Hughes dies after crash-landing homemade rocket
"Mad" Mike Hughes, 64, wanted to launch himself into space to prove that the Earth was flat.
23.02.2020 - 09:23

Monday

Wales considers online GCSE exams
The new head of Wales' exam watchdog believes "significantly more" tests could be sat online.
24.02.2020 - 08:43

Sunday

How lake gases are powering homes in Rwanda
Methane is being extracted from Lake Kivu in Rwanda to generate electricity.
23.02.2020 - 11:34

Friday

Robots gain lessons in hot dogs and other tech news
BBC Click’s Paul Carter looks at some of the best technology news stories of the week.
21.02.2020 - 08:58

Thursday

The man who can make music with his mind
Academic and electronic musician Bertolt Meyer has hacked into his prosthetic arm and connected it to his synth.
20.02.2020 - 16:53

Wednesday

Skin-detection software could improve smartphone security
TrinamiX has developed a facial recognition software that they say could provide better security.
19.02.2020 - 21:59

Monday

The doctors and lawyers giving advice on TikTok
The BBC meets the medics and lawyers across America who are using the app to help educate the public.
17.02.2020 - 01:01

Saturday

The fake 'kitchen hacks' with billions of views
Kitchen hacks and baking videos are hugely popular on YouTube - but do all the tips actually work?
15.02.2020 - 01:28

Tuesday

Etika mural becomes Pokemon Go spot in tribute to YouTuber
A New York City mural to deceased YouTuber Etika becomes a point of interest in video game Pokemon Go.
25.02.2020 - 19:17

Friday

Can computer translators ever beat speaking a foreign tongue?
Developers say you can now converse effortlessly using translation tech, but others are not so sure.
21.02.2020 - 01:21

Wednesday

Instagram influencers pranking the internet:
An Instagram influencer has faked a holiday to Bali to show followers not to believe everything they see on social media. But how does it compare to these other epic social media pranks?
19.02.2020 - 17:42

Should your email say if you're he, she or they?
Firms are encouraging staff to make sharing which personal pronouns they use an everyday practice.
19.02.2020 - 01:11