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Free treats for students who put down phones

Image copyright Hold Image caption The three founders wanted to find a solution to device distraction An app that rewards students for time spent away from their phones...

Is Spotify really worth $23bn?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Daniel Ek co-founded Swedish streaming company Spotify in 2006 Spotify, the world’s biggest music streaming service, has...

Dyson creates 300 new electric car jobs

Image copyright Heathcliff O’Malley Image caption Sir James Dyson accused the mainstream car industry of polluting the world with diesel emissions Dyson is seeking...

Smart Wallet Card shows adverts from banks at MWC 2018

Deepfakes: The face-swapping software explained

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Reddit co-founder backs petition for interracial couple emojis

Image copyright Getty Images Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian wants emojis for interracial couples. The tech boss and husband of tennis champion Serena Williams is...

Facebook news feed changes ‘decimated’ publisher

Image copyright Getty Images Lifestyle site Little Things says it has had to close after changes to Facebook’s news feed algorithms “decimated” its...

Maplin collapses as rescue talks fail

Image copyright other One of the UK’s biggest electronics retailers has collapsed into administration after talks with buyers failed to secure a sale. Maplin,...

Sega mistake gives players free Yakuza 6 game

Image copyright Sega Sega has removed a “preview” of its latest video game from the PlayStation download store after realising it gave some players access to...