Technology

Big tech companies cast as monopolies in UK government study

Mar 13, 2019

UK review of digital competition urges new rules to deal with power of tech giants

Spotify files antitrust complaint to EU against Apple

Mar 13, 2019

Spotify files antitrust complaint with EU regulators against Apple in music streaming fight

Facebook's vision of future? Looks like Chinese app WeChat

Mar 7, 2019

Facebook's pivot to focus on private messaging and multiple services looks a lot like what Chinese app WeChat has been doing for years.

UK far-right activist faces contempt of court charge

Mar 7, 2019

Britain's top law officer says far-right activist Stephen Yaxley-Lennon should be charged with contempt of court

UK royals to block internet trolls on social media sites

Mar 4, 2019

Britain's royal family is warning that it will block internet trolls posting offensive messages on its social media channels _ and may report offenders to police

US ambassador to UK slams critics of American agriculture

Mar 2, 2019

The U.S. ambassador to Britain has attacked what he described as a "smear" campaign against American agriculture by interests with a protectionist agenda.

Why do zebras have stripes? Perhaps to dazzle away flies

Feb 21, 2019

Zebra stripes are dazzling, particularly to flies and scientists say that might be the answer to how zebras got their stripes

Drone sighting halts flights at Ireland's Dublin Airport

Feb 21, 2019

Flights to and from Dublin Airport in Ireland have been halted after a drone was spotted over the airfield

As US pushes to ban Huawei, UK considers softer approach

Feb 21, 2019

Britain's cybersecurity chief says the country can handle the risks involved with using mobile networks made by China's Huawei

Microsoft detects hacking targeting Europe democracy groups

Feb 20, 2019

Microsoft detects hacking attacks aimed at European democracy groups ahead of May elections

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