BBC News - Technology
BBC News - Technology
Hailo says Uber blocked investors
After pulling out of the US, taxi app Hailo complains that rival Uber is blocking potential investors from offering funding.
Dark Souls II named game of the year
DayZ, Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft and Assassins Creed are also among the winners.
The Queen sends her first tweet
The Queen sends her first tweet to launch the London Science Museum's ambitious new Information Age gallery.
Job centres to get digital makeover
Computer workstations, electronic signature pads and free wi-fi are rolling out across UK job centres.
'Anti-Facebook' investors dig deep
A social network promising never to sell user data or incorporate advertising secures multi-million dollar backing.
Zuckerberg's Chinese gets mixed reviews
Mark Zuckerberg has conducted a chat to Chinese students in Mandarin, leading to mixed reviews about his accent and pronunciation.
Online abuse 'hits 40% of adults'
Online harassment, from name-calling to stalking, is a common experience online, a new study finds.
US 'probes hackable' medical devices
US government investigators are looking into about two dozen cases of medical kit suspected to be vulnerable to life-threatening hacks.
Google offers new email app, Inbox
Google revamps email with a mobile app that categorises messages and allows users to add their own reminders.
Piracy police to be given more money
The City of London Police get more funding to fight piracy, while two people are arrested for allegedly selling hard drives full of music and videos.
Madeley rape threats complaint filed
A formal police complaint has been made by Richard Madeley and Judy Finnigan after online rape threats were made against their daughter, the TV presenters say.
Microsoft smartphones to drop Nokia
Microsoft is ditching the Nokia brand name from new smartphones, less than a year after acquiring the Finnish firm's mobile devices unit.
Nasa shares free sounds from space
The US space agency uploads a free library of audio files, including astronaut voices.
Would you 'beg' to pay for Tinder?
Tinder's founder says people using the app will want new unnamed features so badly that they'll be happy to pay for them.
Yahoo profits surge on Alibaba sale
Technology giant Yahoo reports profits of $6.8bn for the third-quarter, buoyed mostly by earnings from the firm's stake in Chinese firm Alibaba.
Students build Oculus Moon robot
US team develop a robot that can send back live pictures from the Moon as part of attempt to win Google's Lunar X-Prize.
Man guilty of fake-girl webcam sex
An Australian man is convicted of performing a sex act in front of a webcam "watched by" a computer-generated child he believed was real.
Audi claims self-drive speed record
Audi says one of its self-drive test cars topped 149mph (240km/h) at a race track in Germany, beating a human-driven version.
Saudi cleric: Twitter source of evil
Sheikh Abdul Aziz al-Sheikh says Twitter is "the source of all evil and devastation" on his Fatwa television show.
VIDEO: Playing music with your brain
Could technology turn you into a musical virtuoso? LJ Rich looks at new ways to make music.
VIDEO: App helps you wake up with a stranger
The app that turns a global network of strangers into your alarm clock, with a dating twist.
VIDEO: Using Facebook to get a pay rise
BBC News speaks to the creators of Smarpshare, who want employees to become brand ambassadors for their firms.
AUDIO: Is technology killing old loved books?
Josh Spero, author of Second Hand Stories and editor of Spear's Magazine, and the author Erica Wagner, a former literary editor of the Times mull the question of high tech and old books.
VIDEO: Information Age exhibition opens
One of the most ambitious projects ever undertaken by the Science Museum has been opened by the Queen in London.
VIDEO: The smartphone that answers back
How one manufacturer is making its smartphone really stand out from the crowd.
VIDEO: Scientists create real hoverboard
BBC Click looks at some of the week's technology highlights.
VIDEO: Meet your virtual girlfriend
Spencer Kelly discovers how technology can ensure you don't have to be alone in a city full of strangers.
VIDEO: Future-gazing at TechCrunch London
As the annual TechCrunch event for tech start ups comes to London for the first time, David Grossman goes to investigate.
VIDEO: Can technology plug NHS funding gap?
The NHS is under pressure to close a huge projected funding gap - Dominic Hughes reports on how the NHS has addressed this in West Yorkshire.
Are robots too cute for comfort?
Why big-eyed droids are cause for concern
Silicon Valley's billion dollar failures
Silicon valley's billion dollar start-up failures
Search for world's smartest city
Two very different paths to smarter cities
Can TechNorth take off?
Will a new tech cluster in the North of England take off?
Tablet tennis a game-changer for WTA
The women's game looks set to change forever
VIDEO: Creating a $110 earthquake detector
Creating an earthquake detector out of everyday household parts
Will we podcast in virtual reality?
Will virtual reality take podcasting into a new era?
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