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Pro-gun Wikipedia users spark fierce editing war

Behind the scenes at Wikipedia, an edit war is being waged on gun control as special interest groups try to influence public debate. ...

Google confirms its drone tech is used by Pentagon

Google has confirmed that its technology is being used by the Pentagon to analyse footage captured by drones. ...

Thieves use tech to steal a Mercedes in 40 seconds

Footage has emerged of two tech-savvy thieves stealing a Mercedes from a driveway in less than 40 seconds. ...

Ring Video Doorbell 2 review: deal with doorsteppers from your sofa

The Ring Video Doorbell 2 adds the convenience of a front-door intercom to pretty much any home, and with minimal DIY skills required, meaning it’s never been easier to get rid of doorsteppers. There...

Facebook asks users: should we allow men to ask children for sexual images?

Facebook has admitted it was a “mistake” to ask users whether paedophiles requesting sexual pictures from children should be allowed on its website. On Sunday, the social network ran a survey for some users...

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos tops billionaire list

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has topped Forbes magazine's annual rich list for the first time, overtaking Microsoft's Bill Gates. ...

Facebook criticised for survey on child grooming

Facebook has been criticised after running a survey which asked users if the company should decide whether adult men could use the site to solicit sexual pictures from children. ...

SpaceX celebrates 50th flight of Falcon 9

SpaceX has celebrated the 50th flight of its Falcon 9 rocket following the successful launch of a satellite on Monday evening. ...

The Samsung S9 vs the iPhone X

Samsung's S9 was always going to be the only Android phone that could compete with the hype and fanfare around Apple's launch of the iPhone X - but now that both mobiles are...

Starfish 'Armageddon' as thousands wash up on beach

Thousands of dead starfish and other sea creatures have been found on British beaches following a week of snow. ...

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Steven Bochco: the cop show pioneer who paved the way for...

Steven Bochco, who has died aged 74, enjoyed a career which spanned almost half a century of American TV drama. He began his...