Sunday, June 24, 2018

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...

Social media data shared by spy agencies

Image copyright PA Image caption GCHQ is due to offer its view to the court later this weekUK spy agencies are collecting citizens' social media...

Microwave breakthrough helps boost hard drive sizes

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Web giants and large firms rely on cheap hard drives to store information in data centresThe data-storing abilities of hard...

Patent battle pits iPod father v Android creator

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Tony Fadell - seen on the left - and Andy Rubin's fortunes could be affected by the caseA legal...

Facebook bans rapper Lil B for ‘hate speech’ posts

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Lil B is known for espousing greater tolerance and positivity between racesUS rapper Lil B, known for his outspoken...

YouTube lifts Swazi bare-breasted dancer restrictions

Image copyright AFP Image caption The famous reed dance is an annual cultural event held in Swaziland featuring bare-breasted womenYouTube has lifted restrictions from videos...

Microsoft Windows 10 breaches Dutch privacy law

Image copyright Getty ImagesMicrosoft breaches data protection law in the Netherlands because of the way its Windows 10 operating system processes personal information, according...

Project Loon restores web in hurricane-hit Puerto Rico

Image copyright Alphabet Image caption The balloons carry telecommunications equipment that allows them to form an airborne networkMobile phone data services have been boosted in...

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...

Amazon receives 200-plus headquarters proposals

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAmazon wants US cities to bid for its second major HQAmazon says it has now received...