VIDEO: App helping locals improve slum life

How an app and mapping technology is making life better for residents in a Nairobi slum


VIDEO: The app that uploads to Congress

StoryCorps has launched a smartphone app that directly uploads recordings to the US Library of Congress


Virtual reality take on refugee life

Virtual reality looks for a role in journalism


VIDEO: Big leap in 4K video streaming tech

A new method of compression could see ultra-HD video streamed to TVs and other devices using around 50% of the bandwidth currently needed.


Amazon launches home ordering kit

In an attempt to attract more household shoppers, Amazon unveils a button for replenish items such as washing powder and razors.


Evidence links China to GitHub attack

Security researchers say “innocent” internet users are unwittingly carrying out the attack, most likely hijacked by the Chinese government.


Facebook attacks data use criticisms

Facebook has reacted angrily to a report that said it may be in breach of EU privacy laws over its tracking policies.


HP files $5.1bn Autonomy lawsuit

HP sues Autonomy co-founder Mike Lynch and ex-finance officer Sushovan Hussain, as Autonomy’s former management says it will launch a counter-claim.


Retailers’ heavy handed fraud prevention leads to loss of sales

Online retailers battling with fraud prevention are losing out on genuine sales by treating their customers like criminals, according to a new report by ThreatMetrix.

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Six ways to backup your data

Today is World Backup Day, and it goes without saying that backing up data is a thoroughly sensible thing to routinely get into the habit of doing.
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