SHEFFIELD'S LORD MAYOR MIGHT BE A 'ZADDY' BUT HE'S SERIOUS ABOUT CHANGE | CHARLIE BRINKHURST-CUFF

Suave and sexy Magid Magid knows how to utilise humour in the internet age of celebrity, but by being himself he can inspire others...

WHAT IS GDPR AND HOW WILL IT AFFECT YOU?

The EU's General Data Protection Regulation comes into force this week - here's what it means You could be forgiven for thinking that...

 
 
 

DETOXIFYING SOCIAL MEDIA WOULD BE EASIER THAN YOU MIGHT THINK | WILLIAM PERRIN

To find the tools to clamp down on online misogyny, racism and bullying, parliament needs to look to the past It's great that Matt...

CRYPTOCURRENCIES HAVE A MYSTERIOUS ALLURE - BUT ARE THEY JUST A FAD? | ROBERT SHILLER

Attempts to reinvent money such as bitcoin often create excitement, but achieve little The cryptocurrency revolution, which started...

 
 
 

TELSTRA MOBILE OUTAGE AFFECTS NATIONAL NETWORK

The company said it is working on a disruption that has cut off customers all over Australia Telstra has confirmed an outage affecting...

TSB CUSTOMERS STILL UNABLE TO ACCESS ACCOUNTS FOUR WEEKS AFTER 'GLITCH'

Analysts say the chaos cause by an IT upgrade will cost the bank tens of millions in fines and compensation TSB customers are still...

 
 
 

TORIES WILL STRUGGLE TO TURN DESIRE TO REGULATE INTERNET INTO POLICY | JIM WATERSON

Matt Hancock wants to rein in internet excess - just don't ask him how it will work in reality Towards the end of the Conservatives'...

NEW UK LAW TO REIN IN SOCIAL MEDIA FIRMS IS 'COUPLE OF YEARS' AWAY, SAYS MINISTER

Matt Hancock says only four out of 14 firms turned up when invited to discuss crackdown The high-profile launch of a campaign to clamp...

 
 
 

UK GOVERNMENT PLANS NEW LEGISLATION TO TAME INTERNET'S 'WILD WEST'

New laws will make Britain ‘safest place in the world' to be online, culture secretary says New laws will be introduced to tackle the...

THE NEW YANNY/LAUREL: DO YOU HEAR BRAINSTORM OR GREEN NEEDLE? - VIDEO

After Yanny and Laurel , a new audio illusion is dividing the internet. This time, it was taken from a 2014 YouTube review of a children's...

 
 
 

WHITE HOUSE ACCUSED OF KILLING OFF LAUREL/YANNY DEBATE

Video of Trumps and White House officials uses meme to joke about lying to media The White House has weighed into the “Laurel or Yanny”...

THE BEST OF THE REST - THE BRITISH PODCAST AWARDS 2018

Rhianna Dhillon reveals the final nominees in this year's British Podcast awards. With the winners announced on Saturday, sample shows...

 
 
 

WHY LIMITING FIXED-ODDS BETTING TERMINALS IS A BUSTED FLUSH | ADAM BRADFORD

The real battleground for the government against the gambling industry isn't machines - it's online Fixed-odds betting terminals have...

HOW NEWS CORP-OWNED AGENCY MONITORS JOURNALISTS' SOCIAL MEDIA USE - VIDEO EXPLAINER

News Corp-owned social media agency Storyful has come under scrutiny over a plugin that monitors content journalists are looking at...

 
 
 

SPOTIFY SIDELINES R KELLY. THE ACADEMY EXPELS BILL COSBY. WHO'S NEXT?

It has been a bad month for some of the most notorious figures in film and music. Where will the fight against ‘hate content and hateful...

CYBERLAUNDERING FUNDS TERROR AND FLOODS INTERNET WITH FAKE TRANSACTIONS

Digital laundering is expected to double by 2020 with rise of cashless society and UN anti-crime chief says it must be tackled “We...

 
 
 

AMAZON ECHO HELPS PUSH DIGITAL RADIO AUDIENCE PAST FM

Smart speakers influence debate about switching off analogue signal in UK The popularity of Amazon's Echo smart speakers has helped...

NET NEUTRALITY ADVOCATES GAIN SYMBOLIC WIN AS SENATE VOTES TO SAVE OBAMA RULES

But resolution requires passage in House and Trump's signature - an unlikely outcome before FCC's repeal goes into effect in June Advocates...

 
 
 

TREATMENT OF ASSANGE IS UNJUST, SAYS FORMER ECUADOR MINISTER

Guillaume Long says cutting off Julian Assange's internet and banning visitors is irresponsible The Ecuadorian government's action...

GOOGLE TRIED TO BLOCK AUTOPLAY VIDEOS ON CHROME. BUT IT BROKE APPS AND GAMES

Google partially rolls back feature that removes loud and unwanted videos after complaints from users and developers Google has partially...

 
 
 



RESIDENT EVIL 7 Will Be Available On The Nintendo Switch In Japan

RESIDENT EVIL 7 Will Be Available On The Nintendo Switch In Japan

Capcom's Resident Evil 7: Biohazard will make its way to the Nintendo Switch by the end of the week. However, RE7 's release will not be the usual launch of the game on the... Read more ...

Tesla Model 3 fails to get recommendation from Consumer Reports because of...

Tesla Model 3 fails to get recommendation from Consumer Reports because of 'big flaws'

Tesla 's Model 3 sedan did not receive a recommendation from Consumer Reports, which published its review of the vehicle on Monday. Consumer Reports criticized the Model 3's... Read more ...

Barack and Michelle Obama will produce films and TV shows for Netflix

Barack and Michelle Obama will produce films and TV shows for Netflix

President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama will begin producing content for Netflix under their company Higher Ground Productions. According to Netflix , the... Read more ...

Huawei's MateBook X Pro arrives in the US

Huawei's MateBook X Pro arrives in the US

Huawei may be the subject of plenty of public scrutiny from America's security services, but the company still has a bundle of laptops to sell. Fresh from launches across rest... Read more ...

Microsoft is bringing the SharePoint work environment to virtual reality...

Microsoft is bringing the SharePoint work environment to virtual reality headsets

Microsoft overhauled its SharePoint software two years ago to better compete with Dropbox, Slack, and Box, and it's going a step further today by bringing its business-focused... Read more ...

Pokemon GO Alolan Forms update

Pokemon GO Alolan Forms update

Summer is coming to Pokemon GO, and that means big updates are about to hit. For this season of the GPS/AI mobile game, Niantic's bringing on the Alolan forms of Pokemon of all... Read more ...

Sonos is now offering discounted speaker and turntable bundle sets

Sonos is now offering discounted speaker and turntable bundle sets

Sonos has just announced new speaker sets that offer a bit of a discount if you are looking to deck out your entire house with the company's products. While Sonos has offered... Read more ...

Acer offers the first laptops with Alexa built-in

Acer offers the first laptops with Alexa built-in

HP may have been the first to offer an all-in-one with Alexa built-in, but Acer is determined to do the same for the laptop realm. It just revealed that several of its laptops... Read more ...

Epic Games announces $100 million prize pool for Fortnite esports

Epic Games announces $100 million prize pool for Fortnite esports

That's a lot of money. Fortnite is a free-to-play third-person shooter which features building mechanics and even a PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds -like battle royale mode where... Read more ...

Microsoft's Cortana could soon be more ‘human'

Microsoft's Cortana could soon be more ‘human'

Microsoft's Cortana voice assistant could soon a lot more human thanks to the acquisition of Semantic Machines, a California-based company that specialises in conversational... Read more ...