Tag: Tech

staffFebruary 17, 2018

Facebook forges with kids app despite criticism

Facebook is forging ahead with its messaging app for kids, despite child experts who have pressed the company to shut ...

staffJanuary 28, 2018

New York investigates company accused of selling fake Twitter followers

New York’s chief prosecutor says the state is opening an investigation into a firm that allegedly sold millions of fake ...

staffJanuary 5, 2018

Leak in world’s biggest database worries Indians

Indian officials in charge of a controversial biometric identity scheme have filed a police complaint after a report that citizens’ ...

staffJanuary 5, 2018

Apple – Chip bug in all Macs and iPhones

Apple has said that all iPhones, iPads and Mac computers are affected by two major flaws in computer chips. It ...

staffDecember 19, 2017

Cyber-attack: US and UK blame North Korea for WannaCry

The US and UK governments have said North Korea was responsible for the WannaCry malware attack affecting hospitals, businesses and ...

staffDecember 8, 2017

Millions stolen in Bitcoin heist

“Highly professional” hackers made off with around 4,700 Bitcoin from a leading mining service, a Bitcoin exchange has said. The ...

staffNovember 28, 2017

Apple rushes to fix major password bug

Apple has said it is working to fix a serious bug within its Mac operating system. The flaw in MacOS ...

staffOctober 31, 2017

Russia posts reached 126m Facebook users

Facebook has said as many as 126 million American users may have seen content uploaded by Russia-based operatives over the ...

staffOctober 29, 2017

Facebook denies ‘listening’ to conversations

A Facebook executive has denied the social network uses a device’s microphone to listen to what users are saying and ...

staffOctober 28, 2017

iPhone X sells out preorders within 10 minutes

Preorders for Apple’s new iPhone X sold out in 10 minutes after opening online to people in more than 50 ...