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VIDEO: 3D printing boost for prosthetics

»Posted by on May 29, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on VIDEO: 3D printing boost for prosthetics

How 3D printing has the potential to transform medicine

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Porn, adware found on FBI web domain

»Posted by on May 29, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on Porn, adware found on FBI web domain

Porn and adwarehave briefly taken over several web domains formerly owned by the FBI and used them to direct people to adware and malware sites.

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Encryption ‘key to free speech’

»Posted by on May 29, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on Encryption ‘key to free speech’

Encryption software that makes it hard to spy on what people do and say online is "essential" for free speech, says a UN report.

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Top businesses to be showcased at New Forest expo

»Posted by on May 29, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on Top businesses to be showcased at New Forest expo

THE New Forest is to showcase more than 60 of its best businesses at a major event next week.

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VIDEO: Robotic roach acts as aircraft carrier

»Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on VIDEO: Robotic roach acts as aircraft carrier

BBC Click's LJ Rich looks at some of the best of the week's technology news.

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VIDEO: House viewings streamed on Periscope

»Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on VIDEO: House viewings streamed on Periscope

A Cambridgeshire property director says he is "blown away" by the success of streaming house viewings on Periscope.

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North Korean hackers ‘could kill’

»Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on North Korean hackers ‘could kill’

Pyongyang's hackers are capable of attacks that could destroy critical infrastructure and even kill people, a high-profile defector warns.

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Looking for the future workplace

»Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on Looking for the future workplace

Is the future workplace a shiny tech paradise or robot led dystopia?

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VIDEO: Balloons take tech war to North Korea

»Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on VIDEO: Balloons take tech war to North Korea

BBC Click's Dave Lee meets the activists sending anti-North Korean material into the country by balloon

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VIDEO: Highlights from Google I/O 2015

»Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on VIDEO: Highlights from Google I/O 2015

Google has shown off some of the functions of the next version of its Android mobile operating system.

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Periscope ‘changing house viewings’

»Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on Periscope ‘changing house viewings’

An estate agent using a live video streaming app to conduct home viewings says he hopes the technology will help improve his profession's image.

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GoPro to make a quadcopter drone

»Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on GoPro to make a quadcopter drone

The action camera-maker GoPro reveals plans to make its own quadcopter drone, and also unveils kit to aid virtual reality filmmakers.

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Google gives first peek at Android M

»Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on Google gives first peek at Android M

Google reveals easier-to-control privacy permissions, greater support for fingerprint sensors and longer battery life in the next version of Android.

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Fifa 16: Why the women jokes are wrong

»Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on Fifa 16: Why the women jokes are wrong

Why "jokes" about the addition of women players get it wrong

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Pocket optician ‘good as eye charts’

»Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on Pocket optician ‘good as eye charts’

A smartphone app is as effective at testing eyesight as an optician's clinic, a trial suggests.

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Women to feature in Fifa 16 game

»Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on Women to feature in Fifa 16 game

England are one of 12 teams included in the latest version of the Fifa computer game as women feature for the first time.

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Lorry full of Nintendo games stolen

»Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on Lorry full of Nintendo games stolen

A lorry transporting Nintendo's new special edition of its popular Splatoon shooter game has been stolen.

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Chip maker Avago buys rival Broadcom

»Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on Chip maker Avago buys rival Broadcom

Avago Technologies, one of the world's biggest manufacturers of semiconductors, is buying its California-based rival Broadcom for $37bn.

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‘Moose’ worm targets home routers

»Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on ‘Moose’ worm targets home routers

A malicious worm called moose that targets poorly protected home routers has been uncovered by security researchers.

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Google to add ‘buy button’

»Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on Google to add ‘buy button’

Google has confirmed that it is to introduce a "buy button" to its search results imminently.

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