Wednesday, December 12, 2018

How to ‘deep clean’ your online activity

Image copyright House of Commons Image caption Jared O'Mara made degrading jokes about pop starsJared O'Mara is not the first person to have old comments...

Equifax to be investigated by FCA over data breach

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The massive data breach affects nearly 700,000 UK customersCredit rating firm Equifax is being investigated by the UK's Financial Conduct...

Brexit: MPs quiz Facebook over Russian-linked ‘fake news’

Image copyright AFP Image caption Vladimir Putin has denied that Russia interfered in the US elections last year - but questions continue to be raised...

Hackers breach top plastic surgery clinic

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The London clinic says it is still determining what data was stolenA high-profile plastic surgery clinic has said it...

Why Zimbabwe has a ‘Minister of WhatsApp’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Zimbabweans jokingly refer to the newly appointed cyber security tsar as the "Minister of WhatsApp"A spoof government notice hit...

Teenager’s life ‘ruined’ by Live.me and Twitter ‘trolls’

Image caption Victoria was sent threatening messages online through her social media accountsA teenager claims internet trolls "ruined her life" by superimposing her face...

Post haste

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Cartoon characters Postman Pat and Mr Plod represent a bygone era in deliveriesA growing number of start-ups are trying...

Netflix to raise another $1.6bn to finance new films and shows

Image copyright Alamy Image caption Netflix's Stranger Things has been one of the company's big hitsNetflix is raising another $1.6bn (£1.2bn) from investors to finance...

‘One-off’ £1.5m supercar damaged in crash at Tangmere

Image copyright Sussex Police Image caption The blue Pagani Zonda crashed on the A27 at TangmereAn extremely rare £1.5m supercar was badly damaged after it...

UK to help CES tech start-ups after expo chief’s criticism

Image copyright Doppel Image caption Doppel is one of the start-ups that will have space at the UK's pavilionThe chief of the CES tech expo...