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BBC News - Technology
Silk Road drug site founder jailed
Ross Ulbricht, the founder of online illegal drug marketplace the Silk Road, is sentenced to life in prison.
Porn, adware found on FBI web domain
Porn and adwarehave briefly taken over several web domains formerly owned by the FBI and used them to direct people to adware and malware sites.
Encryption 'key to free speech'
Encryption software that makes it hard to spy on what people do and say online is "essential" for free speech, says a UN report.
North Korean hackers 'could kill'
Pyongyang's hackers are capable of attacks that could destroy critical infrastructure and even kill people, a high-profile defector warns.
Google gives first peek at Android M
Google reveals easier-to-control privacy permissions, greater support for fingerprint sensors and longer battery life in the next version of Android.
Lenovo phone beams virtual keyboard
Chinese electronics giant Lenovo has unveiled a phone with a built-in laser projector that can be used to display a virtual keyboard or display.
GoPro to make a quadcopter drone
The action camera-maker GoPro reveals plans to make its own quadcopter drone, and also unveils kit to aid virtual reality filmmakers.
Iranian state turns matchmaker
With a high rate of divorce among a large, youthful population, authorities in Iran have stepped in to play Cupid with the launch of a state-run internet dating website, reports the BBC's Nassim Hatam.
Lorry full of Nintendo games stolen
A lorry transporting Nintendo's new special edition of its popular Splatoon shooter game has been stolen.
'Moose' worm targets home routers
A malicious worm called moose that targets poorly protected home routers has been uncovered by security researchers.
AdBlock Plus wins again in court
The makers of an advert-blocking browser plug-in defeat a second attempt to ban their product this year.
Google to add 'buy button'
Google has confirmed that it is to introduce a "buy button" to its search results imminently.
Periscope 'changing house viewings'
An estate agent using a live video streaming app to conduct home viewings says he hopes the technology will help improve his profession's image.
Women to feature in Fifa 16 game
England are one of 12 teams included in the latest version of the Fifa computer game as women feature for the first time.
VIDEO: Be a spy master with an Apple Watch
The game where the player controls a virtual spy in real time using just their Apple Watch
VIDEO: Making houses earthquake resistant
The tech to help houses stand up to a major earthquake
VIDEO: House viewings streamed on Periscope
A Cambridgeshire property director says he is "blown away" by the success of streaming house viewings on Periscope.
VIDEO: Robotic roach acts as aircraft carrier
BBC Click's LJ Rich looks at some of the best of the week's technology news.
VIDEO: Highlights from Google I/O 2015
Google has shown off some of the functions of the next version of its Android mobile operating system.
VIDEO: App gives rewards for snapped brands
A new app offers rewards to customers who take photos of company brands inside and outside of their home.
VIDEO: Could tech find your lost property?
Kate Russell tests a tracking device to see if it can find her lost property
VIDEO: Turning Van Gogh into virtual reality
An American artist has turned Van Gogh's The Night Cafe into an immersive virtual reality experience.
VIDEO: Can this app help teach surgeons?
The app which allows trainee surgeons to practice medical techniques
VIDEO: Watch strap IDs its wearer's veins
A start-up is developing a watch strap that contains a tiny camera, which takes a photo of a users' veins from their wrist to identify them.
Looking for the future workplace
Is the future workplace a shiny tech paradise or robot led dystopia?
Fifa 16: Why the women jokes are wrong
Why "jokes" about the addition of women players get it wrong
Android app age ratings grow up
Why Google's revamping its Android ratings
How did my dad's Uber account get hacked?
The weird circular joyrides of a hijacked Uber account
The government's data law - an attack on encryption?
Prepare for another long battle over proposed data monitoring powers
Jony Ive's promotion
The man behind the design ideas that made Apple the world's richest company gets a new title
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