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Fighting the floods - 26/09 7:01 am

Flooding has killed hundreds and left millions homeless. Can tech help us predict and prepare better?

Satellites the size of a shoebox - 25/09 11:55 pm

US firm Planet Labs makes satellites you could hold in your hands, and has more in orbit than anyone else.

Anthony Weiner jailed for 21 months for sexting underage girl - 25/09 11:46 pm

The ex-congressman is sentenced to 21 months in prison for sending explicit messages to a teen.

Deloitte hit by data breach - 25/09 11:24 pm

The corporate finance giant says "very few" clients are affected.

David Meade death threats in end-of-world trolling - 25/09 8:42 pm

Mind-reader David Meade receives death threats after being mistaken for a US conspiracy theorist.

Poor coding limits IS hackers' cyber-capabilities, says researcher - 25/09 8:35 pm

Three attack tools created by one large IS hacker collective were "garbage", the researcher said.

Gatorade settles over 'misleading' Usain Bolt water game - 25/09 8:03 pm

The app featured a character based on Usain Bolt losing energy when he came into contact with water.

Middlesbrough trader admits selling 'fully loaded' Kodi boxes - 25/09 7:16 pm

Brian Thompson, 55, from Middlesbrough, will return to court next month to be sentenced.

Uber using aggressive tactics, says Sadiq Khan - 25/09 4:59 pm

Sadiq Khan says Uber is using "aggressive" tactics with an "army" of PR experts and lawyers.

Joe Sugg: 8 things to know about one of YouTube's biggest stars - 25/09 4:18 pm

He talks to the BBC about vlogging, writing, and perfecting his Donald Trump impression.

Jared Kushner used private email for White House business - 25/09 8:04 am

Trump's adviser and son-in-law used a private account, a practice Hillary Clinton was attacked over.

Scottish Power says UK will need to boost capacity - 25/09 7:28 am

Scottish Power says electric cars and a shift to electric heating could mean a big rise in demand for electricity.

The half-space - 23/09 6:42 am

The new Apple's iOS has Persian keyboard. BBC Persian's Sam Farzaneh discusses why it is an important feature.

UK chip designer Imagination bought by Chinese firm - 23/09 6:30 am

UK tech firm Imagination, which has designed chips for iPhones, is being bought for 550m.

Bees 'go online' in Manchester - 23/09 1:30 am

Rory visits a beekeeper in Manchester who is gluing wireless chips to his bees.

Gym app Pact pays $1m over broken promises - 22/09 9:52 pm

A fitness app promising cash rewards for eating well pays up over accusations that it broke promises.

Uber London loses licence to operate - 22/09 9:09 pm

Ride-hailing app Uber is "not fit and proper" to operate in London, the transport regulator says.

Hijacked software used to target tech giants - 22/09 7:19 pm

Hackers who hijacked security software also used it to infiltrate hi-tech firms, say Cisco researchers.

The all terrain security robot and other tech news - 22/09 4:47 pm

BBC Click's Nick Kwek looks at some of the best of the week's technology news stories.

Gamers give their verdicts after being among the first in the UK to try .. - 22/09 12:17 am

Gamers have been trying the Xbox One X for the first time in the UK at the EGX expo in Birmingham.

How business is driving the new space race - 22/09 7:04 am

Why firms are spending millions to beat each other into orbit

Invisible threat - 22/09 7:00 am

Many firms have no idea how many devices are connected to their networks - a major cyber-security risk.

WhatsApp and YouTube terror video man jailed - 21/09 9:37 pm

The 21-year-old radical Islamist filmed himself calling British soldiers "baby butchers of the Muslims".

Deliveroo accounts reveal huge losses - 21/09 7:47 pm

"Gig economy" firm Deliveroo publishes accounts revealing huge losses.

'We are planning weekly rocket launches' - 21/09 7:30 pm

The small satellite industry is the fastest growing part of the space sector "and they all require launch" says Rocket Lab boss Peter Beck.

Fake website fools Equifax staff - 21/09 7:22 pm

Equifax mistakenly directed some customers to a fake website via Twitter.

'Payment by vein' trialled in supermarket - 21/09 7:06 pm

The company behind the technology hopes the new way to pay for goods will appeal to millennials.

Has Destiny 2 pleased video games fans? - 21/09 4:19 pm

Marc Cieslak gets a chance to blast his way through Destiny's 2 campaign mode.

Brain surgery revolution - 21/09 12:29 am

A brain surgeon in the UK has started using 3D printed titanium plates to replace parts of patients' skulls.

Google signs $1.1bn HTC smartphone deal - 21/09 12:18 am

The tie-up marks the latest push by Google to boost its hardware business.

Hands-on with Nest's new home security tech - 21/09 11:59 am

Hands-on with Nest's new home security tech, including a doorbell that connects to an app and a security system.

Nest reveals alarm system and smart doorbell - 21/09 2:53 am

The firm - which has the same owner as Google - expands into new product categories after a lull.

What can tech firms do to fight terror? - 21/09 12:21 am

The prime minister wants tech companies to do more to tackle extremist content. They say it's not that easy.

YouTube to end paid channels service - 21/09 12:17 am

Channels charging a monthly fee on YouTube will end in December, after the idea failed to take off.

Facebook trial lets users hide alcohol adverts - 20/09 10:54 pm

The social network is testing a tool that will let people hide categories of ads for the first time.

Why might Google want to buy part of HTC? - 20/09 10:23 pm

Google struggled to integrate Motorola Mobility - why it would want to repeat the experience?

NotPetya cyber-attack cost TNT at least $300m - 20/09 9:24 pm

Delivery company FedEx says a recent cyber-attack cost its TNT division about $300m (221m).

Instagram Live video 'led to murder suspect's arrest' - 20/09 8:19 pm

US police say they traced an 18-year-old murder suspect via a live video he had streamed.

HTC shares suspended on Google takeover rumours - 20/09 8:14 pm

Shares in Taiwanese smartphone firm HTC are suspended amid rumours Google parent Alphabet is planning a takeover.

Hidden golf game found on Nintendo Switch - 20/09 7:34 pm

Fans think the "Easter egg" is a tribute to the companys late president Satoru Iwata.

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Wisconsin election officials await details on hack .. - Sfgate
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Face ID vs Touch ID: What iPhone X's new tech needs to .. - Cnet
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Hyundai unveils next-generation engine at Frankfurt .. - Muscatdaily
Muscat Daily Hyundai unveils next-generation engine at Frankfurt Motor Show Muscat Daily Hyundai has unveiled its next-generation drivetrain technology , and announced bold plans for it first electric car-sharing programme, as part of its presence at the Frankfurt Motor Show in Germany. ..