Technology

What a no-deal Brexit could look like for the UK
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What a no-deal Brexit could look like for the UK

What do the extended Brexit talks mean?
Boris Johnson give a thumbs-up gestures as he greets Abu Dhabi's Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan.
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What do the extended Brexit talks mean?

Why everyone’s talking about the EU’s no-deal Brexit plans
EU leaders meet for the final European Summit of the year in Brussels.
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Why everyone’s talking about the EU’s no-deal Brexit plans

Does test-and-trace work to keep Covid-19 cases down?
A man wearing a face mask passes a sign for the NHS test-and-trace service.
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Does test-and-trace work to keep Covid-19 cases down?

Experts say UK’s £12bn system is having ‘marginal impact’ infections rates - but are other countries faring any better?
26 Oct 2020
The Week Unwrapped: Google wars, passports and Wuhan tours
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The Week Unwrapped: Google wars, passports and Wuhan tours

Should courts break up Google’s monopoly? Why do some countries sell citizenship? And would you visit Covid ground zero on holiday?
23 Oct 2020
Find your ‘secret crush’: Facebook joins the dating scene
Facebook Dating
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Find your ‘secret crush’: Facebook joins the dating scene

Tech giant rolls out new feature to rival apps such as Tinder
22 Oct 2020
Reach for the Moon: Nokia and Nasa to build 4G lunar network
The Moon
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Reach for the Moon: Nokia and Nasa to build 4G lunar network

Deal is part of the US space agency’s plan to establish human settlements on the lunar surface
20 Oct 2020
Republicans claim social media is censoring Biden leak story
Democratic candidate Joe Biden wearing a face mask during a town hall event
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Republicans claim social media is censoring Biden leak story

Trump-supporting senators are accusing Twitter and Facebook of ‘election day interference’
16 Oct 2020
Google Pixel 4a review: shoot for the moon - and the stars
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Google Pixel 4a review: shoot for the moon - and the stars

The new handset offers Night Sight camera mode and long battery life for just £349
15 Oct 2020
iPhone 12: what we learned from the Apple ‘Hi, Speed’ event
Apple iPhone 12
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iPhone 12: what we learned from the Apple ‘Hi, Speed’ event

Tech giant unveils new 5G smartphone line-up
14 Oct 2020
Recipe for success: best baking equipment
Best baking equipment
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Recipe for success: best baking equipment

Perfect your home bakes with these must-have kitchen items
13 Oct 2020
Best portable projectors for home cinemas
LG CineBeam HU80KSW
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Best portable projectors for home cinemas

Enhance your movie nights with these blockbuster devices
8 Oct 2020
Best vacuum cleaners: it’s time for an ‘autumn clean’
Best vacuum cleaners
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Best vacuum cleaners: it’s time for an ‘autumn clean’

Preparing for the winter can benefit your home and your health
1 Oct 2020
Wearable tech: best smartwatches and fitness trackers
Fossil Gen 5
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Wearable tech: best smartwatches and fitness trackers

Latest gadgets not only tell you the time but also how your workout is going
23 Sep 2020
Old television set knocked out village’s broadband
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Old television set knocked out village’s broadband

And other stories from the stranger side of life
23 Sep 2020
Vlogger ‘spots giant robots at Area 51’
Area 51, Nevada
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Vlogger ‘spots giant robots at Area 51’

And other stories from the stranger side of life
22 Sep 2020
PS5: UK price, release date and launch games confirmed
PlayStation 5 consoles and accessories
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PS5: UK price, release date and launch games confirmed

Next-generation console will be available in two models
17 Sep 2020
Apple launches Watch Series 6 and new products
Apple Watch Series 6
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Apple launches Watch Series 6 and new products

Fitness+, iPad Air and Apple One also unveiled in virtual event
16 Sep 2020
Aston Martin unveils £57,500 luxury racing simulator
AMR-C01 Aston Martin racing simulator
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Aston Martin unveils £57,500 luxury racing simulator

Could this be the ultimate addition to your home games room?
15 Sep 2020
Russian hackers again targeting US election, Microsoft warns
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Russian hackers again targeting US election, Microsoft warns

Tech giant claims Kremlin-backed group is trying to infiltrate Donald Trump and Joe Biden campaigns
11 Sep 2020
Wahoo, let’s-a go! Celebrate 35 years of Super Mario Bros
Super Mario Bros 35th anniversary
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Wahoo, let’s-a go! Celebrate 35 years of Super Mario Bros

Nintendo marks the anniversary with new games and products
7 Sep 2020
The Week Unwrapped: Singing dogs, plastic and Covid tech
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The Week Unwrapped: Singing dogs, plastic and Covid tech

Where have New Guinea’s dogs been hiding? Is Africa being targeted by Big Plastic? And what will coronavirus do to gadgets?
4 Sep 2020
Russian agency ‘created fake left-wing news site’
Computer, internet, laptop, Facebook
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Russian agency ‘created fake left-wing news site’

Facebook says real reporters were hired by fake editors to write about US corruption
2 Sep 2020
Best tablets to buy in 2020: tried and tested
Apple iPad Pro 12.9in (2020)
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Best tablets to buy in 2020: tried and tested

Easy to use and portable, tablets have benefited from a surge in demand
27 Aug 2020
Can UK stop ‘revolving door’ between politics and business?
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Can UK stop ‘revolving door’ between politics and business?

Facebook targeting government insiders as another ex-minister joins banking giant J.P. Morgan
25 Aug 2020
Magh Mela: watching over the world’s biggest festival
Magh Mela, India
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Magh Mela: watching over the world’s biggest festival

Keeping tabs on millions of pilgrims has led to the building of a surveillance mini-state, says Monica Jha
21 Aug 2020
Tried and tested: best laptops to buy in 2020
Best laptops 2020
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Tried and tested: best laptops to buy in 2020

A look at some of the leading models on the market
11 Aug 2020
Coronavirus: do Covid-19 tracking apps work?
Coronavirus tracking apps
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Coronavirus: do Covid-19 tracking apps work?

The promise that technology would deliver us from the pandemic has not yet been fulfilled
7 Aug 2020
Instant Opinion: I called Trump 2016 - now I’m calling 2020
Donald Trump
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Instant Opinion: I called Trump 2016 - now I’m calling 2020

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Wednesday 5 August
5 Aug 2020
Why Donald Trump is at war with TikTok
TikTok
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Why Donald Trump is at war with TikTok

Chinese-owned video-sharing platform under threat of ban if sale to Microsoft falls through
3 Aug 2020
Why has Nasa launched a mission to Mars?
The Perseverance rover starts its journey to Mars
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Why has Nasa launched a mission to Mars?

The Perseverance rover is looking for evidence of life on the red planet
31 Jul 2020
Four things we learned from Congress grilling tech titans
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Four things we learned from Congress grilling tech titans

Previously unseen internal documents and emails granted Congress new licence to probe
30 Jul 2020
Instant Opinion: ‘QAnon - a dangerous online cult’
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Instant Opinion: ‘QAnon - a dangerous online cult’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Thursday 30 July
30 Jul 2020
Who is hacking Catalonian politicians’ phones?
Roger Torrent
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Who is hacking Catalonian politicians’ phones?

Facebook-owned messenger service confirms attempts to access regional parliament speaker’s device
28 Jul 2020
Inside the Russian cyberattacks on Covid vaccine research
Vladimir Putin
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Inside the Russian cyberattacks on Covid vaccine research

A cybersecurity and defence expert on the history and development of Russian cyberwarfare
23 Jul 2020
Beijing-linked hackers ‘tried to steal’ Covid vaccine data
Coronavirus vaccine
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Beijing-linked hackers ‘tried to steal’ Covid vaccine data

US charges two men accused of targeting drug companies during global cybertheft campaign
22 Jul 2020
Our way or the Huawei: will China retaliate over tech ban?
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Our way or the Huawei: will China retaliate over tech ban?

Chinese state media warns of ‘painful’ response to UK’s ‘ill-founded’ decision
15 Jul 2020
Huawei banned: the risks and benefits of Chinese 5G tech
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Huawei banned: the risks and benefits of Chinese 5G tech

UK’s mobile providers banned from buying Huawei 5G equipment after 31 December
14 Jul 2020
Reaction: ex-MI6 spy’s dossier ‘sparks Huawei storm’
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Reaction: ex-MI6 spy’s dossier ‘sparks Huawei storm’

Former MI6 operative Christopher Steele claims Beijing tried to enlist Britain’s elite to back tech firm’s 5G network deal
7 Jul 2020