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Children's toy maker Vtech hacked
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 21:44:29 GMT

Vtech, a company which specialises in electronic toys and educational material for children, confirmed that it has been hacked.

'Li-fi 100 times faster than wi-fi'
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 13:04:53 GMT

Li-fi, a faster way to deliver internet access, has been tested in a real-life, working office in Tallinn, Estonia.

Formula E plans robot races
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 17:40:55 GMT

Driverless racing cars will compete in major cities around the world from next year, announces Formula E organisers.

DJI launches crop-spraying drone
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 13:30:52 GMT

Billion dollar drone company DJI is explanding from consumer and camera drones into agriculture

Pirate makes film to avoid being sued
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 11:20:19 GMT

A convicted Czech software pirate agreed to make an anti-piracy film in order to avoid being sued by the firms whose software he pirated.

Black Friday spending moves online
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 16:50:40 GMT

Black Friday sees an online spending surge on both sides of the Atlantic, although there were still long queues of US consumers hunting for bargains on the High Street.

The truth about Facebook quizzes
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 13:42:58 GMT

Much press attention has been devoted to a Facebook quiz which asked for large swathes of data in return for a word cloud of your most used words, but do we really need to worry?

Cyber-thieves 'target Black Friday'
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 00:16:31 GMT

Cyber-thieves are preparing malware and spam campaigns in a bid to catch out retailers and shoppers during the run-up to Christmas, say experts.

Zano drone makers detail spending
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 08:39:00 GMT

The company behind failed mini-drone Zano has provided some details of how more than £2m in funding was allocated.

Shrinking to Zero: The Raspberry Pi gets smaller
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 08:24:15 GMT

Launched in 2012, the Raspberry Pi has become Britain's most successful homegrown computer. Now it's getting smaller and cheaper.

Nest Cam camera is 'always on'
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:21:54 GMT

Researchers have discovered the camera in the Nest Cam security device is always operating - even when turned off by the user.

Apple buys Star Wars animation company
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 14:55:43 GMT

Apple purchases the company behind motion-capture technology used in the latest Star Wars film.

Facebook name battle 'was a hoax'
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 13:39:06 GMT

An Australian man who made headlines after saying Facebook told him to take down his profile admits he hoaxed the media.

COP21: Malawi's battle to hold on to forests
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 13:34:24 GMT

How Malawi is tackling climate change with the help of a wood-fired cookstove that generates electricity.

VIDEO: Taking a ride in a drone-like submarine
Tue, 17 Nov 2015 09:08:48 GMT

The personal submarine which does not need a professional pilot to operate it

VIDEO: Robot aims to reduce delivery costs
Mon, 02 Nov 2015 08:16:46 GMT

Self-driving robot Starship is designed to make deliveries autonomously

VIDEO: Robotic pet cat companion goes on sale
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 09:11:25 GMT

BBC Click's Marc Cieslak looks at some of the best of the week's technology news

VIDEO: Kids visit virtual reality picture gallery
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 13:08:38 GMT

The Dulwich Picture Gallery in London has become one of the first museums to offer a virtual reality tour of its collection.

VIDEO: Rolling CCTV camera can monitor homes
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 14:54:18 GMT

A surveillance camera that can roll around your home is unveiled at a technology show in the US.

VIDEO: Conservation's 'gadget man'
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 00:03:14 GMT

Meet the RSPB's 'gadget man' who builds devices to help conservation scientists gather data.

VIDEO: Drones offer cheap mapping
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 09:19:43 GMT

Drones could provide a cheaper alternative to mapping large areas of land

VIDEO: Riding a skateboard in virtual reality
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 09:18:56 GMT

Testing the vibrating, virtual reality skateboard simulator

VIDEO: How VW can cheat European tests too
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 06:28:48 GMT

Panorama shows in graphic detail how Volkswagen cheats European tests.

VIDEO: Handbag tells you not to spend money
Mon, 23 Nov 2015 17:09:23 GMT

Students in Dundee design a handbag that tells you not to spend money when a bank card is removed from an inside pocket.

Online chatting at work gets the thumbs up from bosses
Fri, 27 Nov 2015 00:28:05 GMT

Do social media apps in the office spell the end for work emails?

China robot event pulls Beijing crowds
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 09:38:55 GMT

Beijing plays host to the World Robot Conference

The doctor will text you now
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:30:30 GMT

How phone apps could change the way we consult doctors

Universities 'best' for business ideas
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 06:21:19 GMT

How universities in the south England are helping scientists turn their creativity into cash.

How data is shining a light on global property markets
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:34:01 GMT

How data is shining a light on global property markets

'Spying' on Islamic State instead of hacking them
Mon, 23 Nov 2015 00:32:04 GMT

Meet the splinter group of online vigilantes targeting Islamic State