Crisps

How your packet of crisps can spy on you

One-Minute Read Thu 7 Aug, AT 13:01

New video technology can listen in on conversations through soundproof glass

What is Bitcoin and why is George Osborne interested?

Briefing Wed 6 Aug, AT 14:00

Chancellor George Osborne wants the Treasury to study the benefits and threats of digital currencies

Google unearths child abuse by monitoring Gmail accounts

Google reports man for 'sending child porn'

One-Minute Read Tue 5 Aug, AT 08:58

Man arrested after Google flagged images of alleged child abuse sent from his Gmail account

Driverless car

Driverless cars get UK green light, but would you trust them?

Briefing Thu 31 Jul, AT 14:40

Soon driverless cars arrive on British roads, introducing a range of technical, legal and moral quandaries

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

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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