How China’s GPS ‘rival’ Beidou is plotting to go global

China's Beidou is being used in everything from ploughing to precision missiles, but can it go global? *Featured images and content are taken from the...

GoPro Hero 7 camera films smooth videos without gimbal

The latest action cam automatically stabilises footage without separate equipment. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC News Technology Full article link...

Hologram phone calls – sci-fi or serious possibility?

With 5G, experts say we could enjoy virtual reality in HD on our mobiles and even project holographics. *Featured images and content are taken from...

Equifax fined by ICO over data breach that hit Britons

The UK's Information Commissioner's Office imposes a fine of £500,000 over the 2017 breach. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC...

Meet the man with a classic perfect retro gaming collection

Sam Anstee has collected every UK gaming console ever released and is now displaying them all at Pontypool Museum. *Featured images and content are taken...

The woman who created ‘Tinder for lonely mums’

As the first of her friends to become a mum, Michelle Kennedy didn't have a network of other mothers to share her experiences with. *Featured...

Biometric Mirror: Reflecting the imperfections in AI

The personality trait rating system helps to highlight the flaws in artificial intelligence. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC News...

Help! Cyber-attack!

There's a right way and a wrong way to deal with cyber-attack. How does this fictional company do? *Featured images and content are taken from...

What’s life as a YouTube child star really like?

JD and Arabella Daho went viral on YouTube at a very young age. But they've also been the subject of abuse - both online...

The robot controlled by your thoughts

How you can correct the mistakes of robots using only brain and muscle signals. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC...

Smartphone economy

From lunch delivery to comics, Myanmar's start-ups are bouncing back after decades of isolation. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC...

The robot that cares for your plants and other news

BBC Click's Jen Copestake looks at some of the best technology news stories of the week. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

Kitty Hawk Flyer: ‘A big drone that a human can fit in’

A look inside the Kitty Hawk Flyer, a new flying car from the firm backed by Google's Larry Page. *Featured images and content are taken...

Google’s job hunting service comes to UK

Google's centralised job hunt services signs up most individual sites with one major exception. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC...

Fake Twitter users: Celebrities lose followers amid crackdown

Some users, such as Katy Perry and Barak Obama, lost more than two million followers. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source:...

Ground breaking tech

Virtual reality, drones and automation are making mining safer and more productive. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC News Technology Full...

The sand-drawing robot and other tech news

BBC Click's Marc Cieslak looks at some of the best technology news stories of the week. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

Kim Dotcom loses latest appeal against US extradition

The internet mogul remains eligible for extradition to the US, a New Zealand Court of Appeal rules. *Featured images and content are taken from the...

Prostitution websites ban debated by MPs

Some claim the sites aid illegal sex-trafficking, but others say a ban would endanger prostitutes. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source:...

Jawbone fitness trackers removed from online shops

Problems with the app that should log data have made the fitness trackers "useless", said Which? *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

The pizza-making robot and other news

BBC Click's Omar Mehtab looks at some of the best technology news stories of the week. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

Virtual reality ‘is not just for gamers’

Firms in Hong Kong are using virtual and augmented reality technology to shape client experience. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source:...

Over the influence?

Unilever has taken a stand against 'influencers' who buy social media followers to game the system. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

Instagram longer videos: How new IGTV feature will work

IGTV allows users to create long-form videos in portrait mode that can be up to an hour long. *Featured images and content are taken from...

Missing Norfolk man in ‘lucky’ police drone rescue

Peter Pugh, 75, was found up to his armpits in marshland nearly a day after going missing. *Featured images and content are taken from the...

AI for animals

University researchers are using deep neural networks to study wildlife and enhance conservation. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC News...

Computer game addiction: ‘I spend 20 plus hours a week gaming’

The World Health Organisation lists gaming addiction as a mental health condition for the first time. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

Tomorrow’s Cities: The bike that tells the city what it wants

In Manchester bikes are feeding back data to the city about where they go. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC...

E3: Hands-on with Jurassic World Evolution video game

Dinosaurs destroy gamers' careful park-planning in the latest Jurassic World game on show at E3. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source:...

E3: Battlefield V creator resists gender attacks

The developer of the WWII game dismisses criticism of it placing a woman on the war's front line. *Featured images and content are taken from...

E3: Sony PlayStation previews Last of Us Part II

Sony begins its E3 event with a look at the violent combat of one of its most anticipated sequels. *Featured images and content are taken...

US arrests 74 in global email scam crackdown

The US called such fraud prevalent and pledged to pursue perpetrators "regardless of where they are located". *Featured images and content are taken from the...

Tomorrow’s Cities: Dubai and China roll out urban robots

Drones and robocops are starting to find a home in cities, but will they become ubiquitous? *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

Electric thrills

Legislation against vehicle pollution is giving electric motorbikes a boost around the world. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC News...

Asus ‘phone with a fan’ among weird gadgets at Computex

Unusual new laptops and phones are on show at the Computex event in Taiwan. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC...

Dangerous waters

In a warming world, extreme weather and natural disasters are on the rise. Can tech help us prepare? *Featured images and content are taken from...

Apple jams Facebook’s web-tracking tools

The next versions of the iOS and the Mac operating systems will block the social network's trackers. *Featured images and content are taken from the...

‘I bought my mum a flat’

How peer-to-peer (P2P) platforms are overcoming trust issues to help us make cash from our stuff. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

World Cup 2018: BBC iPlayer to stream matches in 4K HDR

The iPlayer service will offer 29 matches in higher-than-normal quality, but access will be limited. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source:...

Google launches solar power service in UK

An energy expert said that the tool "is a good way" to make information more accessible. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

Facebook Live lands Tommy Robinson in jail

A ban had prevented media from reporting on the 35-year-old's sentencing at Leeds Crown Court. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source:...

Busking goes cashless with ‘a world first’ for London

London introduces a contactless payment scheme for buskers that allows tap-to-pay donations. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC News Technology Full...

The robot that performs like an acrobat and other news

BBC Click's Marc Cieslak looks at some of the best technology news stories of the week. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

Strawb bots

Strawberry producers say labour shortages are driving them to find robotic fruit pickers instead. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC...

Google ‘stole my video’, says film-maker Philip Bloom

Film-maker claims his footage has been misused, after an internal Google video leaks online. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC...

Uber ends Arizona driverless car programme

Uber pulls out of the state two months after a fatal accident involving one of its autonomous cars. *Featured images and content are taken from...

How drones could help save lives at sea

The RNLI and the Maritime and Coastguard Agency trial uses drones to spot humans in distress. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective...

Hammond to pledge superfast broadband for most homes

The Chancellor pledges full-fibre connections for most homes and businesses by 2025. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC News Technology Full...

Fatal confusion?

Drivers may be confusing autonomous cars with driver assistance technology, with sometimes fatal consequences. *Featured images and content are taken from the respective sites/sources Source: BBC...

Expensive remittances

New apps are bringing a greater range of services and features to the vital flows of money to families around the world *Featured images and...