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Covid contact-tracing app not sharing data with police
The app is not part of NHS Test and Trace, which said it would occasionally share some data.
19.10.2020 - 14:21
Anti-Trump TikTokkers not declaring paid content
TikTok creators have been making anti-Trump videos without disclosing they were paid for.
19.10.2020 - 01:07
Google Trusted Contacts emergency location app discontinued
Google pulls its emergency app, telling users to share their location on Google Maps instead.
19.10.2020 - 14:21
Instagram filters: 'Our skin is for life, not for likes'
Can the use of Instagram filters - which change the tone, colour and shape of your face - be a form of racial discrimination?
19.10.2020 - 07:22
EU investigates Instagram over handling of children's data
Facebook could face a large fine if Instagram is found to have broken European Union privacy laws.
19.10.2020 - 03:48
How smart devices are exploited for domestic abuse
Two women explain how their partners turned internet-connected gadgets into a means of control.
18.10.2020 - 01:30
British Airways fined £20m over data breach
The fine is the largest ever issued by the Information Commissioner's Office.
16.10.2020 - 12:14
Drivers to be banned from picking up mobile phones
The change to UK law ends a loophole allowing drivers to use phones to take photos or play games.
17.10.2020 - 09:03
Twitter changes policy after Biden article block
Twitter said links to content containing hacked material would now be labelled, rather than removed.
16.10.2020 - 18:01
Instagram targets rule-breaking influencers
The Facebook-owned platform says it is committed to stamping out hidden advertising.
16.10.2020 - 15:09
Twitter: Major outage affects users around the world
The company says the issue was caused by an "inadvertent change" it made to its internal systems.
16.10.2020 - 03:08
How AI farmed insects are helping to feed chickens
Artificial intelligence is helping produce a new kind of feed for farmyard chickens.
19.10.2020 - 11:06
Instagram filters: 'You can't wear my skin for likes'
Instagram filters are treating ethnicity and skin colour 'like an accessory".
19.10.2020 - 01:08
Is sainthood on the cards for a computer programmer?
A computer programmer’s beatification could lead to the world’s first millennial saint.
18.10.2020 - 12:47
Tiny robots create art and other tech news stories
BBC Click’s LJ Rich looks at some of the best technology news stories of the week.
16.10.2020 - 07:58
Xbox Series X: First hands-on with the next-gen console and games
BBC Click's Marc Cieslak is among the first to play games on the next-generation Xbox.
15.10.2020 - 16:13
New jets promise to revive supersonic travel
Almost 20 years after Concorde was retired, new supersonic passenger aircraft are finally emerging.
16.10.2020 - 01:12
Apple iPhone 12: The chip advance set to make smartphones smarter
A chip-making process pioneered in the Netherlands will let smartphones take the next leap forward.
13.10.2020 - 01:21
'I'm sick of influencers asking for free cake'
Some small businesses are resisting calls from social media influencers for free gifts.
16.10.2020 - 12:01
Ada Lovelace Day: '2020 has been a hard slog'
Women working in the technology sector describe their experiences of living through the pandemic.
13.10.2020 - 01:23
Creating fuel from thin air with artificial leaves
Plants derive energy from carbon dioxide in the air and scientists are trying to mimic that process.
13.10.2020 - 01:07