Category: Tech News

Poor Toad: How Stormy Daniels ruined Mario Kart

Image copyright Getty Images/Nintendo Image caption Stormy Daniels used Toad from the Mario series to describe something about President Trump He’s the lovable...

Sony unveils mini PlayStation Classic console

Image copyright Sony Image caption Sony’s PlayStation Classic is 45% smaller than the original. Sony has announced a miniature version of the first PlayStation...

US judge allows e-voting despite hack fears

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption E-voting machines are in use across 14 US states A judge in the US state of Georgia has approved the use of electronic voting...

IBM launches tool aimed at detecting AI bias

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Algorithms and machine-learning could increasingly be used to calculate things like car insurance IBM is launching a tool...

Playing ‘Not Tonight’ – the dystopian Brexit video game

Facebook accused of job ad gender discrimination

Image copyright Facebook Image caption These ads were among those directed only at men on Facebook, according to the complaint Van driving, roofing, police work –...

Will we ever get self-healing smartphones?

Image copyright Getty Images The BBC’s Circular Economy series highlights the ways we are designing systems to reduce the waste modern society generates, by...

‘Wild West’ Bitcoin ‘should be regulated’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Cryptocurrencies’ trading prices have been extremely volatile Bitcoin and other digital currencies are a “Wild...

Almost half of UK internet users ‘harmed’ online

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Many were worried about what children see and do online Almost half of internet users in the UK have suffered...

Lyndsey Scott says models can also be coders

Image copyright Getty Images Former Victoria Secret model Lyndsey Scott has responded to online critics who doubted her credentials as a computer programmer. An...