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Apple Boss Says Privacy A ‘Basic Human Right’

Monday, March 2nd, 2015

The Technology giant’s CEO Tim Cook says governments and companies should not have access to everyone’s private information. more

Pebble crowdfunds new smart watch

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Pebble is returning to crowdfunding website Kickstarter to build its second smartwatch, Pebble Time. more

Google’s YouTube to launch kids’ app

Monday, February 23rd, 2015

YouTube will launch a new app specifically for children on Monday in a bid to make using the service safer. more

Banks to allow account access using fingerprint tech

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Two banks are allowing their customers to access accounts on their smartphones using fingerprint recognition technology, in a UK industry first. more

Mobile ‘Kill Switches’ Cut Phone Thefts By Half

Monday, February 16th, 2015

A fall in the number of stolen smartphones is attributed to software installed by manufacturers to render devices useless. more

Smart devices: Is privacy loss inevitable?

Thursday, February 12th, 2015

People who use smart devices that monitor what they do will have to get used to giving up some privacy, warns a top technologist. more

Not in front of the telly: Warning over ‘listening’ TV

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

Samsung is warning customers about discussing personal information in front of their smart television set. more

Lost chunk of pioneering Edsac computer found

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015

An original part of one of the UK’s pioneering computers has been found in the US. more

Cyber Warfare: Army Creates ‘Twitter Troops

Monday, February 2nd, 2015

The British Army has formed a specialist unit of “creative” soldiers who will be tasked with fighting wars using unconventional methods. more

Apple posts the biggest quarterly profit in history

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

US technology giant Apple has reported the biggest quarterly profit ever made by a public company. more