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Elon Musk pulls Tesla and SpaceX from Facebook 23/03/2018 05:20 PM
Entrepreneur Elon Musk has the official Facebook pages for his Tesla and SpaceX companies deleted.
Craigslist drops dating ads after new law 23/03/2018 11:37 AM
The site said keeping its "personals" section open in the US was too much of a risk.
KeepVid scraps YouTube-ripping function in favour of legal approach 23/03/2018 02:11 PM
A popular video-downloading site has unexpectedly turned into a copyright advocacy page.
DeepMind explores inner workings of AI 23/03/2018 02:01 PM
Research throws light on how a general AI that can adapt and understand new situations might work.
YouTube wants to 'frustrate' users with ads so they pay for music 22/03/2018 10:13 AM
It's part of a strategy to get people to sign up to the site's new music subscription service.
Cambridge Analytica taken to court over data storage 22/03/2018 02:39 PM
A US professor wants the company to hand over all the data it has on him and explain exactly how it got it.
Reddit: Guns, beer and tobacco transactions now banned 23/03/2018 01:21 PM
At least 38 communities have been banned as Reddit distances itself from transactions of illicit goods.
PornHub greets bloggers after YouTube gun ban introduced 22/03/2018 12:10 PM
The video-sharing site has banned videos that show people how to manufacture or modify guns.
Facebook data - do we get what we deserve? 22/03/2018 04:11 PM
Who is at fault over the Facebook data row - did people hand over too much information too easily?
Uber self-driving crash: Footage shows moment before impact 22/03/2018 10:23 AM
Police release footage of the moments leading up to a crash involving a self-driving car in Arizona.
Teenager hacks crypto-currency wallet 21/03/2018 03:38 PM
Firm disputes significance after a 15-year-old hacks into a hardware wallet used to securely store crypto-currency.
Facebook 'lost sight' of data accessed by apps, insider tells MPs 21/03/2018 05:37 PM
Sandy Parakilas tells MPs the site did not have adequate ways of detecting data misuse by app developers.
'Child porn links could make Bitcoin blockchain illegal' 21/03/2018 01:41 PM
Hundreds of links to child sexual abuse imagery could make using Bitcoin's blockchain illegal, a study says.
Is leaving Facebook the only way to protect your data? 20/03/2018 02:49 PM
What can users do to gain back control of their data or limit how much is shared?
Technology giants face European 'digital tax' blow 21/03/2018 03:34 PM
Firms such as Facebook and Google may be forced to pay 3% of their EU digital revenues.