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Code-cracking WW2 Bombe operation recreated at Bletchley
Modern day codebreakers have used wartime methods to read messages scrambled by an Enigma machine.
September 21, 2018 11:25pm UTC

Facebook stops sending staff to help political campaigns
The social network will no longer send employees to work at the offices of political campaigns.
September 21, 2018 11:18am UTC

Tech Tent: Do the police have your biometric digits?
Zoe Kleinman explores concerns that law enforcement agencies are collecting too much biometric data.
September 21, 2018 4:05pm UTC

Amazon makes Alexa-controlled microwave
Amazon has unveiled a microwave that can be controlled using its Alexa voice assistant.
September 21, 2018 12:40am UTC

China blocks Twitch game-streaming service
The service's website and app is no longer reachable from mainland China, gamers report
September 21, 2018 9:45am UTC

Instagram's IGTV recommended 'abusive' videos
Sexually suggestive clips featuring children were recommended to users, an investigation finds.
September 21, 2018 12:26pm UTC

Internet regulator considered for UK
The government is considering "all options" to keep UK citizens "safe" online.
September 20, 2018 5:27pm UTC

GoPro Hero 7 camera films smooth videos without gimbal
The latest action cam automatically stabilises footage without separate equipment.
September 20, 2018 6:26pm UTC

John Hancock adds fitness tracking to all policies
One of the largest life insurance providers in North America will now sell only "interactive" policies that collect health data.
September 20, 2018 1:32pm UTC

Vote Leave data firm hit with first ever GDPR notice
AggregateIQ is appealing against the accusation that it mishandled personal data and broke GDPR rules.
September 20, 2018 3:46pm UTC