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US Senate votes to allow internet providers share users’ web browsing history without permission

24 Mar

Republican Senator Jeff Flake argued that the FCC’s “heavyhanded” rules stifle innovation.

US Navy reviving ramjet missile technology using cheaper model rocket parts

23 Mar
US Navy engineers are using affordable off-the-shelf equipment for a solid fuel air-launched ramjet.

Electronics flight ban: Can I take Nintendo Switch on a plane now?

23 Mar

Taking a portable games console on a flight? Rules say ‘yes’ on flights from Muslim-majority countries.

Electronics flight ban: Can I take Nintendo Switch on a plane now?

23 Mar

Taking a portable games console on a flight? Rules say ‘yes’ on flights from Muslim-majority countries.

Pirate Bay down: Cogent fighting online piracy by blacklisting Cloudflare IP addresses

23 Mar

Pirate Bay, Primewire and other sites blocked again due to Cogent barring Cloudflare IP addresses.

Destiny 2 release date leaked? Rumoured artwork reveals early PS4 beta access

23 Mar

Alleged promotional artwork offers a first look at Destiny 2’s new character designs.

World’s biggest artificial sun switched on in Germany

23 Mar

Synlight was switched on at the Institute for Solar Research in Jülich.

BMW joins Formula E as battery breakthroughs usher in motorsport’s first single-car season

23 Mar

Nine ‘constructors’ approved by FIA for landmark competition, but no sign of Faraday Future.

World’s longest skyscraper ‘The Big Bend’ could transform New York’s skyline

23 Mar

Conceptual looping building from Oiio Studios opts for length over height.

Julian Assange brands CIA ‘incompetent’ after leak of hacking secrets

23 Mar

‘It’s a big year for WikiLeaks,’ said Assange while teasing future ‘Vault 7’ releases.

WikiLeaks Vault 7: New release allegedly reveals how CIA ‘hacked’ Apple Macs, iPhones

23 Mar

Implants targeting Apple codenamed Sonic Screwdriver, Triton and DarkSeaSkies.

UK teen outsmarts Nasa geniuses by spotting data errors undetected for months

23 Mar

Seventeen-year-old Miles Solomon informed Nasa scientists that “negative energy” doesn’t exist.

Google Duo adds audio-only call support, Allo gets file sharing feature

23 Mar

Google announced updates to its products at an event in São Paulo on Wednesday.

You can download Super Mario Run on your Android smartphone right now

23 Mar
Nintendo's auto-runner mobile game leaps onto the Google Play Store.

US may charge North Korea with orchestrating $81m Bangladesh Bank cyberheist

23 Mar
US authorities will also bring charges against Chinese middlemen, who allegedly helped North Korea plan and execute the cyberheist.

Pope warns youth against ‘false image of reality’ portrayed by social media and reality TV

23 Mar
The pontiff said people who criticise youth as 'distracted and superficial' are wrong.

First zero-emission hydrogen train completes test run

23 Mar
Alstom plans to use hydrogen generated from wind energy for the Coradia iLint.

Verizon, AT&T, Johnson & Johnson among latest brands to suspend ads from Google

23 Mar
More US-based brands are joining the stand against extremist video content.

LinkedIn looks to grab users’ attention with new curated Trending Storylines

23 Mar
"We think that people will start their day with this, to get the news they need," LinkedIn's Daniel Roth said.

Male infertility: $5 smartphone app analyses sperm quality with 98% accuracy

22 Mar

Semen analyser is currently at the prototype stage and scientists have filed for FDA approval.