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Banning out-of-hours email 'could harm employee wellbeing'
Stopping staff accessing email outside the office could leave some feeling stressed, research suggests.
18.10.2019 - 01:08

'WhatsApp tax' plan dropped in Lebanon
Protests continue in Lebanon despite the government backtracking on a new tax on WhatsApp calls.
18.10.2019 - 18:21

Thursday

Facebook chief rules out banning political adverts
Mark Zuckerberg says he does not think it is right for a company to censor politicians or the news.
17.10.2019 - 21:13

Google Pixel 4 Face Unlock works if eyes are shut
Google confirms its new security system may unlock a person's device even if their eyes are shut.
17.10.2019 - 17:35

Friday

League of Legends boss: ‘It's not for casual players’
Newsbeat sits down with the boss of Riot Games as they celebrate 10 years of League of Legends.
18.10.2019 - 07:19

Thursday

Google and BBC scrap VR projects
Virtual reality may still be a few years from realising its potential, says one expert.
17.10.2019 - 15:37

Samsung: Anyone's thumbprint can unlock Galaxy S10 phone
Firm promises fix after couple discover any fingerprint can unlock the device when put in case.
17.10.2019 - 10:53

Three phone services restored 'for majority'
Three says it is experiencing "technical difficulties with voice, text and data".
17.10.2019 - 22:01

O2 launches 5G network in five UK cities and Slough
The operator is going head to head with rivals EE, Vodafone, Three and BT Mobile.
17.10.2019 - 02:50

Vatican launches new 'eRosary' bracelet
The gadget aims to help young Catholics pray for world peace and contemplate the gospel.
17.10.2019 - 12:25

Friday

Robot learns to deliver packages, plus other tech news
BBC Click's Omar Mehtab looks at some of the week's best technology stories.
18.10.2019 - 10:37

Wednesday

Why scientists are ‘listening’ to the Matterhorn
Sparked by an unexpected rockfall, researchers placed sensors on the mountain to monitor the site.
16.10.2019 - 09:00

Monday

How tech changed the way DreamWorks animates
Improved computer processing has allowed artists to add a great level of detail to their films.
14.10.2019 - 10:15

Tuesday

Turning the John Wick movies into a video game
The game, John Wick Hex, translates the film's fast paced combat into a top-down strategy game.
08.10.2019 - 01:24

Monday

AI could become 'an enemy of the human race' warns expert
Dr Stuart Russell warns that AI could become "too competent" at fulfilling badly-framed goals.
07.10.2019 - 12:46

Friday

Ghost nets: Tackling a silent killer of the seas
Ghost nets kill huge numbers of marine animals every year, but new tech might help prevent that.
18.10.2019 - 01:10

Tuesday

Google chief: I'd disclose smart speakers before guests enter my home
Rick Osterloh suggests house guests have the right to know smart speakers are in use before entering.
15.10.2019 - 17:09

Thursday

India's on a digital sprint that is leaving millions behind
For every urban Indian who has access to the internet, there is at least one rural Indian who does not.
17.10.2019 - 06:09

Tuesday

Eritrea - where ATMs are unknown and Sim cards are like gold dust
A BBC team gets rare access to Eritrea, often described as one of the most repressive states in Africa.
15.10.2019 - 01:06

Shooting drones out of the sky with Phasers
Cheap drones can defeat modern air defences, as shown by the attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities.
15.10.2019 - 01:23

Friday

Holy tech! Churches try new ways to connect
Churches are increasingly using social media and specialist software to help reach their congregations.
11.10.2019 - 01:11