Sunday, April 21, 2019

TED 2019: The $50 lab burger transforming food

TED fellow Bruce Friedrich tells the TED conference about his vision for the future of food. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-47724267

Vodafone ‘gigafast’ ad banned after Virgin Media complaint

The promotion described broadband packages as being "gigafast" that did not offer 1Gbps speeds. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-47951147

Apple and Qualcomm settle billion-dollar lawsuit

The surprise settlement brings a long-running legal battle between the two tech firms to an end. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-47956890

TED 2019: Twitter boss offers to demote likes and follows

Jack Dorsey has been talking at TED about the changes the platform is considering. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-47955820

PlayStation 5: Sony reveals first details of next-gen console

Sony's next-gen console, which will replace the PS4, will be much faster and include improved audio. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/newsbeat-47953213

Game of Thrones: Now TV glitch hits Apple TV owners

Sky's Now TV app failed to load for some viewers while displaying a degraded version of the show. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-47948745

Epilepsy charity calls for social media seizure warnings

People with epilepsy are being exposed to flashing images, some deliberately, says a charity. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-47943607

Facebook challenged to give TED talk on political ads

Journalist Carole Cadwalladr challenges Mark Zuckerberg to address TED about "election fraud". https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-47942278

How can you stop your kids viewing harmful web content?

Is content filtering tech the answer or is education and discussion the key to keeping kids safe? https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-47853554

Amazon ‘flooded by fake five-star reviews’ – Which? report

Top-rated reviews on popular items are dominated by unknown brands, consumer group Which? finds. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-47941181