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Google offers $1.5m ‘prize’ for spotting Pixel phone bugs

Google is raising its “reward” for uncovering security flaws in some of its Android smartphones from $200,000 to a maximum of $1.5m. The new top “prize” is ...

General Election 2019: Remain groups ‘rush’ to buy Twitter ads before ban

Pro-EU groups have rushed to buy adverts on Twitter before a global ban on political advertising kicks in on Friday. Twitter chief executive Jack Dorsey announced the ban in October, ...

OneCoin lawyer found guilty in ‘crypto-scam’

A US lawyer has been found guilty for his role in the OneCoin cryptocurrency scam, which raised billions of pounds from investors convinced they were buying into a new digital currency. A ...

Design award for fresh look at smart speakers

A map showing the amount of human labour, data and resources required during the lifespan of a single device has won a top UK design prize. The Anatomy of an AI system infographic ...

Apple ‘loses money on phone repairs’

Apple says it loses more money than it makes when repairing customer devices such as iPhones and Macbooks. Answering questions from US politicians investigating anti-competitive practices, ...

BA passengers face delays after ‘technical issue’

Dozens of British Airways flights into the UK have been delayed or cancelled after what the airline has described as a “technical issue”. Flights from the US, India and ...

England boss Gareth Southgate reveals high-tech tips

England football boss Gareth Southgate has revealed how he uses data analysis to manage and train his squad. He told an audience in London that, within 12 hours of a match featuring ...

Iran’s internet blackout approaches four-day mark

A country of 80 million people – and practically no way to get online. Iran’s internet shutdown has lasted for nearly four days now, sparking international concern. Following ...

UK gambling machines loaded with AI ‘cool off’ system

Every gambling machine in the UK’s betting shops is being updated with software designed to detect and prevent problematic behaviour in players. The system locks gamblers out ...

Election debate: Conservatives criticised for renaming Twitter profile ‘factcheckUK’

Social networking site Twitter has said the Conservative Party misled the public when it rebranded one of its Twitter accounts. The @CCHQPress account – the Tory press office ...