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Venmo: how the US payment app exposes our private lives

Anyone can track a Venmo user’s purchase history and glean a detailed profile – including their drug deals, eating habits and arguments – because the payment app lacks default privacy protections. This was the...

Artificial intelligence will be net UK jobs creator, finds report

Artificial intelligence is set to create more than 7m new UK jobs in healthcare, science and education by 2037, more than making up for the jobs lost in manufacturing and other sectors through...

Is this how next generation of RAF jets will look?

A concept model for a new fighter jet has been unveiled by the British government at the Farnborough International Air Show. ...

Cave diver mulls legal action over Musk's 'paedo' comment

A British cave diver is considering taking legal action against Elon Musk after the US entrepreneur called him a 'paedo' on Twitter. ...

Rolls-Royce develops 'flying taxi' technology

A prototype system for vertical take-off and landing could pave the way for "flying taxis" by 2020. A...

Satellites soon to be launching from UK soil

Satellites could be launched from the UK in as little as three years, heralding the start of what the government called the "Great British Space Age". ...

The Crew 2 review – racing simulator takes the long and grinding road

In The Crew 2, you and up to three online friends are free to journey across a make-believe America, switching between boats, planes and cars with a swish of the right analog stick....

Mob arrests after latest 'WhatsApp lynching'

Police in India have arrested 25 people after a man was lynched by a mob following rumours on Whatsapp that he was child abductor. ...

Meet the people bringing Japanese video games to life in English

On the second floor of an unassuming office building in Shibuya, Tokyo, a process of transformation is happening. “We don’t want to stand out,” says Hiroko Minamoto, president and co-founder of video game...

Ancient mummification workshop discovered

Egyptian archaeologists have discovered an ancient mummification workshop near the three pyramids of Giza. The workshop dates back...

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Anti-piracy firm Denuvo acquired by digital security outfit Irdeto

Denuvo’s anti-piracy tech has been divisive in the gaming world, with some complaining that it restricts their gaming...