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BBC:
Internet of things starter kit unveiled by ARM and IBM   —  A “starter kit” designed to spur on the invention of internet-connected gadgets has been announced as part of a tie-up between two leading tech firms.  —  Chip designer ARM and cloud services giant IBM say it can take just five minutes …
Feb 24, 2015, 5:35 PMIn context
Kevin Rawlinson / BBC:
UK banks RBS and NatWest add Apple's Touch ID logins to their mobile apps   —  Banks to allow account access using fingerprint tech  —  Apple's TouchID, now to be used to access banking apps, was criticised after hackers managed to breach it  —  Two banks are allowing their customers …
Feb 18, 2015, 8:45 AMIn context
Lara Lewington / BBC:
Test of four activity trackers finds substantial variation in their measures of calories burned and distance covered   —  Why activity trackers deliver mismatched fitness data  —  Fitness trackers can monitor our activity 24/7 but how accurate are the devices?
Feb 15, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
BBC:
Revenge porn illegal in England and Wales under new law; offenders face up to two years in jail   —  ‘Revenge porn’ illegal under new law in England and Wales  —  Posting “revenge porn” images and videos on the internet is becoming a criminal offence in England and Wales.
Feb 13, 2015, 9:00 AMIn context
BBC:
BMW patches flaw in ConnectedDrive-equipped vehicles that let researches wirelessly open doors   —  BMW fixes security flaw that left locks open to hackers  —  BMW has patched a security flaw that left 2.2 million cars, including Rolls Royce and Mini models, open to hackers.
Feb 2, 2015, 1:45 PMIn context
BBC:
UK and US to stage “cyber attack war games” involving commercial banks to test critical national infrastructure   —  ‘Cyber war games’ to be staged by UK and US  —  The UK and US are to carry out “war game” cyber attacks on each other as part of a new joint defence against online criminals.
Jan 16, 2015, 4:35 PMIn context
BBC:
Google Glass to become an independent division reporting to Tony Fadell; Glass Explorer Program shutting down; production of device in current form to end   —  Google calls end to Glass programme but says kit is not dead  —  Google is ending its experimental Google Glass programme, the BBC has learned.
Jan 15, 2015, 1:15 PMIn context
Leo Kelion / BBC:
Facebook adds warnings to graphic and violent videos, prevents them from automatically playing   —  Facebook restricts violent video clips and photos  —  Potentially distressing video clips are covered by a warning that stops them auto-playing  —  Facebook has begun placing warnings …
Jan 14, 2015, 11:35 PMIn context
BBC:
North Korea denies Sony hack, proposes joint inquiry with US, warns of “grave consequences” if Washington refuses   —  North Korea seeks join probe with US on Sony hack  —  North Korea has offered to hold a joint inquiry with the United States into a cyber-attack on Sony Pictures …
Dec 20, 2014, 9:20 AMIn context
Richard Bilton / BBC:
BBC investigation finds Apple repeatedly not meeting its supply chain standards on workers' hours, ID cards, dormitories, work meetings and juvenile workers   —  Apple ‘failing to protect Chinese factory workers’  —  The undercover reporter filmed workers falling asleep on 12-hour shifts
Dec 18, 2014, 2:20 PMIn context

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Microsoft:
Winning hackathon project now helping millions read and write  —  Teacher Merlyne Graves used to spend hours recording for her students who struggled with reading.  Not any more.
IBM:
IBM will give $200,000 to a team that can come up with a solution for natural disaster preparedness  —  Call for Code, The initiative for developers to use their mastery of the latest technologies, to build solutions that can change the world.
eero:
Another day, another cyber security threat. eero keeps your network protected.  —  VPNFilter is the latest router-based malware and is estimated to affect over 500,000 consumer routers.
Zoho:
At Zoho Recruit, We Take Workflows very Personnel-ly  —  Here's the thing about workflows.  They are very difficult to understand until you actually start working with them.  —  But, for recruiters …