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Uber had 6,000 US sexual assault reports in two years
The figures come as the ride-hailing company is under intense pressure globally over safety issues.
06.12.2019 - 05:02


Chinese residents worry about rise of facial recognition
A study by a Beijing-based body indicates many are worried about their biometric data being hacked.
05.12.2019 - 20:50

DeepMind co-founder Mustafa Suleyman switches to Google
The man behind controversial Streams app is to join Google to develop AI solutions.
05.12.2019 - 19:44

Apple iPhone 11 Pro 'can override location settings'
The phone maker denies any privacy flaw despite evidence locations are tracked even if set otherwise.
05.12.2019 - 13:51

HackerOne pays $20,000 bug bounty after 'sloppy' breach
A firm that helps Goldman Sachs and Uber find flaws in their code has its own defences hacked.
05.12.2019 - 15:54

Evil Corp: US charges Russians over hacking attacks
They allegedly stole billions worldwide and conducted work for a Russian intelligence agency.
05.12.2019 - 22:18

Drones monitor south coast of England for migrant boats
The Home Office is deploying remotely-piloted aircraft to search the English Channel.
05.12.2019 - 15:38

Lotus Evija: The £2.2m electric hypercar
The Lotus Evija goes into production next year and Click gets a look at what drivers can expect.
05.12.2019 - 10:16

Daddy Yankee, Stormzy and Billie Eilish are YouTube's most-watched of 2019
Stormzy's Vossi Bop topped the charts in the UK, but Latin Pop ruled around the world.
05.12.2019 - 18:51


Instagram demands date of birth from new members
The photo-sharing network says it wants to protect young people by asking for their date of birth.
04.12.2019 - 17:36


Cave diver tells court Elon Musk tweets 'humiliated' him
Vernon Unsworth tells a court that he felt "ashamed" after the Tesla founder dubbed him "pedo guy".
05.12.2019 - 04:22


Rory Cellan-Jones: Reporting the news with Parkinson's
The BBC's technology correspondent shares how he manages Parkinson's in the workplace.
06.12.2019 - 01:30

Electric eel lights up Christmas tree and other news
BBC Click's Marc Cieslak look at some of the best technology stories of the week.
06.12.2019 - 01:32


Facebook's Zuckerberg rare interview inside home
The Facebook CEO, alongside his wife Priscilla, also stressed the company should not be broken up.
03.12.2019 - 19:28


Jet suit man flies off Royal Navy ship and other news
BBC Click's Lara Lewington looks at some of the week's best technology news stories.
29.11.2019 - 01:17


Blocked TikToker: I don't believe app's explanation for device ban
The maker of a video accusing China of abuse of the Uighurs rejects TikTok's explanation for blocking her.
28.11.2019 - 17:42

Teaching children to build satellites in school
South African start-up XinaBox is teaching children to build satellites using a modular chip.
28.11.2019 - 19:40


Bug busters: The tech behind new vaccines
A revolution in the way vaccines are developed is raising hopes of faster protection from deadly infections.
06.12.2019 - 01:23


How China-US rivalry is dividing the internet
Will the rivalry between China and the US accelerate the division of the internet into two halves?
03.12.2019 - 01:02


Amazon: What does 'peak season' mean for employees?
The technology company is resisting calls for its staff to join unions, but do they need to?
29.11.2019 - 01:14

What happens inside a fridge recycling plant
What happens to your old fridge when it's time to replace it, the BBC's Dougal Shaw reports.
29.11.2019 - 01:09

Goo Hara and the trauma of South Korea's spy cam victims
Goo Hara's death shows it's often the victims of spy cams who are punished the most.
29.11.2019 - 00:55

How to make phone batteries that last longer
A breakthrough in battery technology would be an engineering triumph and spur to other technologies.
29.11.2019 - 01:08


Twitter: 'My boyfriend died but I still like to read his tweets'
Adam Parker says it's "good news" that Twitter is going to create a way to memorialise accounts.
28.11.2019 - 12:01