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Face palm: When the emoji you want doesn’t exist

Getty Images Do you have a favourite emoji? Maybe it’s the wink or the face rolling around with tears of laughter. Perhaps if you’re feeling slightly more sardonic, ...

Zuckerberg wants Facebook to become online ‘metaverse’

Getty Images Mark Zuckerberg has laid out his vision to transform Facebook from a social media network into a “metaverse company” in the next five years. A metaverse ...

Printer ink pricier than champagne finds Which?

Getty Images A study by consumer watchdog Which? has found that branded printer ink remains “staggeringly” more expensive than third-party alternatives. A pint ...

Ransomware key to unlock customer data from REvil attack

Getty Images A computer key that can unlock the files of hundreds of companies which were hacked in a large-scale cyber-attack has been obtained. US IT firm Kaseya – ...

Gun owners’ fears after firearms dealer data breach

Getty Images Thousands of names and addresses belonging to UK customers of a leading website for buying and selling shotguns and rifles have been published to the dark web following ...

More than 600,000 people told to isolate by NHS Covid-19 app

Getty Images More than 600,000 people using the NHS Covid-19 app in England and Wales were sent self-isolation alerts in the week between 8 and 15 July. Data shows 618,903 ...

Pegasus spyware seller: Blame our customers not us for hacking

AFP The maker of powerful spy software allegedly used to hack the phones of innocent people says blaming the company is like “criticising a car manufacturer when a drunk ...

Call for online abusers to be reported to bosses

Getty Images A group of cyber-security experts is urging companies to set up a way for people to report their workers behaving abusively online. A number of companies have ...

British man arrested in Spain over Twitter hack

AFP/REUTERS Spanish police have arrested a 22-year-old UK citizen in connection with the hacking of 130 high-profile Twitter accounts, including those of Elon Musk, Barack Obama ...

Zoom offers app store with team-building games

Zoom Zoom is integrating third-party apps into its video conferences, as it looks to stay ahead in the post-pandemic world. It hopes that the addition of apps will “make ...