Technology

UK regulator says corporate battle to take over broadcaster Sky will be settled by auction

Sep 20, 2018

UK regulator says corporate battle to take over broadcaster Sky will be settled by auction

UK lawmakers: 'Wild West' cryptocurrencies need regulation

Sep 19, 2018

British lawmakers urge regulation for cryptocurrencies, say current situation is the "Wild West"

Researchers find hints of Israeli spyware around globe

Sep 18, 2018

Researchers say that an increasingly notorious brand of Israeli surveillance software is being used further afield than previously known, with possible infections detected in 45 countries across the globe

AP Exclusive: WikiLeaks files expose group's inner workings

Sep 17, 2018

AP Exclusive: A new leak of internal files from within the secret-spilling site WikiLeaks has shed new light on its founder Julian Assange and provided an early look at his budding relationship with Russia

Swedish regulator ends investigation of birth control app

Sep 13, 2018

Swedish regulators close investigation of birth control app after finding unwanted pregnancy rate in line with clinical data

Talking gloves, tactile windows: new tech helps the disabled

Sep 13, 2018

Technology advances are helping the disabled in new ways - car windows that translate the passing scenery into tactile drawings for the blind, and gloves that transcribe sign language into text.

Google case set to examine if EU data rules extend globally

Sep 10, 2018

Google is heading to Europe's top court in a case that could decide whether the continent's privacy regulations for internet searches can extend globally

British Airways travelers' credit card details hacked

Sep 7, 2018

British Airways is promising to compensate customers after reporting a major hack of its website that compromised confidential credit card information

EU clears Apple's purchase of song-recognition app Shazam

Sep 6, 2018

EU clears Apple's acquisition of song-recognition app Shazam, says music streaming competition won't be hurt

Luxury online retailer Farfetch plans to raise $446M in IPO

Sep 6, 2018

Online luxury e-commerce company Farfetch plans to raise $446.5 million in its upcoming US IPO

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