Bolt app

Bolt app: what is it and how is it different from Snapchat?

Briefing Wed 30 Jul, AT 13:23

New messaging service from the makers of Instagram is trying to muscle in on a crowded market

The Google search page

Lords say 'right to be forgotten' is unworkable

One-Minute Read Wed 30 Jul, AT 10:32

Parliamentary committee says that asking Google to police the web is unreasonable

Police warnings to illegal downloaders

Police 'hijack' adverts on piracy websites

First Reaction Tue 29 Jul, AT 14:10

Police adverts 'won't deter committed pirates', but could hit pirates where it hurts

A couple kisses in a park

OkCupid: five things it learned about love by tricking its users

Summary Tue 29 Jul, AT 13:15

OkCupid dating site admits to removing people's photos and lying about how well matched they are

iPhone 5

Does Apple deliberately slow old iPhones before a new release?

One-Minute Read Tue 29 Jul, AT 10:17

New research shows Google searches for 'iPhone slow' peak when Apple releases a new iPhone model

Meow Chat

Meow Chat: what is it and how do I block the endless invites?

Briefing Mon 28 Jul, AT 16:13

Popular chatting app urges users to request their Facebook friends to join up, prompting outcry

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Amazon scares investors with $126m second quarter loss

One-Minute Read Fri 25 Jul, AT 12:30

Online retailer also warns that its sales increases will be disappointing in next few months

Nvidia Shield Tablet review: the ultimate gamers' tablet?

First Reaction Wed 23 Jul, AT 16:14

Nvidia has launched what it calls the first truly gaming-focussed tablet. But does it deliver on its promise?

The Personal Drink ID

Tiny device can detect spiked drinks – video

Video Tue 22 Jul, AT 15:33

Crowd funding campaign aims to prevent date-rape with small battery-powered drug test

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Flight MH17: Facebook scammers exploit plane crash

One-Minute Read Tue 22 Jul, AT 11:05

Facebook pages set up in the names of flight MH17 victims link to porn sites and malware

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