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Lithuania urges people to throw away Chinese phones

5 hours 23 min ago
The country's National Cyber Security Centre found security risks in both Xiaomi and Huawei models.

NFT-based fantasy football card firm raises $680m

Tue, 09/21/2021 - 19:07
But some fans question if crypto-assets and football are a good mix.

How 'nerd' culture powered through the pandemic

Tue, 09/21/2021 - 02:02
Meet the online content creators beating the odds to build successful careers from their passions.

Bitcoin mining producing tonnes of waste

Mon, 09/20/2021 - 19:44
Waste from the cryptocurrency process is similar to that from IT equipment somewhere like the Netherlands.

China: Children given daily time limit on Douyin - its version of TikTok

Mon, 09/20/2021 - 16:03
Douyin users aged under 14 will be limited to 40 minutes a day on the platform.

Can apps manage our chronic health conditions?

Mon, 09/20/2021 - 02:01
A Swedish tech firm has created an app to help alleviate people's joint pain.

Should schools retain online parents' evenings?

Sun, 09/19/2021 - 03:36
Parents and teachers seem to agree it is the number one innovation worth keeping post-lockdown.

The AI body scanner detecting skin cancer and other news

Fri, 09/17/2021 - 17:32
BBC Click's LJ Rich looks at the best tech news stories of the week.

High-speed internet via airborne beams of light

Fri, 09/17/2021 - 15:33
The project has been developed by Alphabet's moonshot factory, X.

Mosquitoes sucked up by traps that mimic breathing

Fri, 09/17/2021 - 14:33
More than 300 traps have been deployed in the French town of Hyères to catch mosquitos.

The big problem of building waste and how to tackle it

Fri, 09/17/2021 - 01:56
How better technology and regulation could cut the waste generated by the construction industry.

Sir Clive Sinclair: Computing pioneer dies aged 81

Thu, 09/16/2021 - 23:19
The inventor, entrepreneur and ZX Spectrum creator died at his London home following a long illness.

Sir Clive Sinclair: Tireless inventor ahead of his time

Thu, 09/16/2021 - 22:30
The prolific innovator invented the pocket calculator and the ill-fated Sinclair C5 electric car.

File-sharing crackdowns from lawyers and police

Thu, 09/16/2021 - 18:43
Piracy is once again in the spotlight as rights holders threaten legal action for illegal streaming.

OpenSea admits insider trading of NFTs it promoted

Thu, 09/16/2021 - 16:12
An employee was accused of buying digital art that would later be promoted on the homepage.

Wikipedia blames pro-China infiltration for bans

Thu, 09/16/2021 - 13:59
The infiltration threatened the "very foundations of Wikipedia", BBC News is told.

Bitcoin protests in El Salvador against cryptocurrency as legal tender

Thu, 09/16/2021 - 03:55
The demonstrators burn Bitcoin machines, a week after the cryptocurrency became legal tender.

Microsoft's passwordless plans lets users switch to app-based login

Wed, 09/15/2021 - 19:46
Microsoft says users can delete all passwords from their accounts and use a different login system.

Deathloop reviews: 'Ingenious' shooter is a contender for game of the year

Wed, 09/15/2021 - 18:28
The action thriller, which takes place in a time loop, delights critics as it debuts on Playstation 5.

Three ex-US intelligence officers admit hacking for UAE

Wed, 09/15/2021 - 16:24
The three men allegedly helped a UAE-based firm break into computers and phones around the world.