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BBC News - Technology
Google and Facebook duped in huge 'scam'
The two tech firms have confirmed they were tricked out of $100m (£77m) in an alleged scam.
TED 2017: UK 'Iron Man' demonstrates flying suit
British inventor says the project is just a bit of fun and safer than a motorbike.
Amazon 'style assistant' divides opinion
Amazon's new Echo Look device takes full length photos and offers advice on outfit choices.
NatWest and RBS banking app fails
Customers complained on social media that payments and money transfers had not gone through.
Facebook 'observed propaganda efforts' by governments
The social network says it has seen highly organised attempts to manipulate information on the site.
Top Indonesia phone company Telkomsel's website defaced
The attacker replaced the homepage with a profanity-laden message criticising the company.
BBC exposes flaws in 'world's most secure' email service
Security experts find several flaws that challenge Nomx's claims it gives users 'absolute security'.
India: Kashmir social media ban criticised
People in the restive Muslim-majority valley say the social media ban is "undemocratic".
Police to use facial recognition at Champions League final
Welsh police plan to use facial recognition on fans at the Champions League final.
Google, Amazon and Microsoft report rising profits
Google parent Alphabet, Amazon, Microsoft and Intel all report a surge in profits.
Book sales hit a record as children's fiction gains in popularity
Total book sales hit a record high, but the popularity of ebooks continues to wane.
Hackers used Microsoft Word bug 'for months'
The bug was exploited for months before it was fixed, according to security researchers.
UK mobile network performance best in Belfast area
Manchester and Liverpool are second and third, but London is fourth form the bottom and Cardiff last.
Cash offered after drones disrupt flights in China
Up to £112,000 is being offered for information about drones that disrupted flights at a Chinese airport.
Voice-controlled camera offers fashion tips and other news
BBC Click's Lara Lewington looks at some of the best of the week's technology news stories.
Classic BlackBerry gets Android revival
The classic BlackBerry smartphone, including physical keyboard, is given a 2017 makeover.
The plan to grow strawberries inside shipping containers
Agricool is using former shipping containers to grow strawberries in Paris.
Naked selfie-detecting app Gallery Guardian tested
Gallery Guardian is designed to protect children from explicit images, but does not spot every snap.
The drones which help solve air accidents
The BBC's Richard Westcott looks at accident investigators' latest weapon in the battle to find out why ships and planes crash.
The ex-train station turned world's largest tech incubator
A former railway station in Paris is being turned into the largest incubator for tech start-ups.
Monkey advertised for sale on social media rescued
RSPCA want a ban on keeping them as pets after the primate was found living in "hugely inappropriate conditions".
Premature lambs kept alive in 'plastic bag' womb
Scientists were able to keep premature lambs alive for a month using an artificial "plastic bag" womb.
Could Star Trek medical device become a reality?
Two teams are competing to develop a hand-held device to diagnose illness.
Sennheiser's HE-1 - £54,000 headphones - put to the test
BBC Click's Spencer Kelly tests headphones which have been 10 years in the making.
Teams prepare for NanoCar race and other news
BBC Click's Marc Cieslak looks at some of the best of the week's technology news stories.
How free wi-fi is transforming India's rail stations
Free high-speed wi-fi is now being offered at 115 stations on India's railway network.
Operators say that new technology means video ATMs will change the way we bank.
How, a decade ago, a ground-shaking cyber attack brought Estonia to its knees - and spurred it to rebuild.
With questions over whether the Blue Whale challenge exists, and no confirmed link to reported deaths, how concerned should you be?
Uber launched in Egypt two years ago, and is now one of the company's fastest growing markets.
Rushed off your feet? Not enough hours in the day? Here are some apps to help you take control.
Geeks vs government
The technology which underpins the internet's security has always been disputed.
Stem subjects - science, technology, engineering, maths - have an image problem. But not in Russia.
V&A in VR
Cutting edge construction and design tools help transform Dundee's waterfront
Guardians of the home
Home security technology linked to smartphones is helping to keep people and property safe.
Hear all about it
S-Town and Serial might be hits, but will listening to podcasts ever be more than a niche pursuit?
Facing the future
They may threaten the human workforce, but they are crucial to the modern economy.
The good stuff
Philanthropy tech is on the rise, from gaming with a conscience to video ads earning cash for charities.
Google Earth adds Attenborough world tours
The BBC's Sir David Attenborough will show people "natural treasures" within the new Google Earth.
Meet Tarzan - the robot designed to monitor crops
How a robot designed to swing between cables could help farmers monitor crops.
'World's worst drawer' stumps Google AutoDraw
An artificial intelligence-powered illustration aid tries to recognise Rory Cellan-Jones' scribbles.
Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+: First look
Samsung's new phones feature a new virtual assistant, Bixby, and longer screens than past devices.
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