Quibi 10-minute or shorter video app launches in US

Image copyright Quibi The mobile-first streaming service Quibi launched in the US on Monday, despite concerns the coronavirus outbreak might impact its viewership. The company has raised $1.8bn (£1.47bn)... Read more »

Coronavirus: Exercise bike firm Peloton stops live classes

Image copyright Peloton Image caption Peloton lets members follow live exercises classes from home Exercise bike company Peloton has cancelled its live classes, days after one of its employees... Read more »

The iShield: Apple to design and make medical gear

Image copyright Getty Images Best-known for phones and computers, Apple has now turned its hand to making face shields for medical workers. Apple chief executive Tim Cook tweeted on... Read more »

Coronavirus: Video games add ‘stay at home’ Covid-19 adverts

Image copyright Codemasters Three of the UK’s leading video games developers are to display coronavirus safety advice within their titles. Candy Crush Saga, Dirt Rally 2.0 and Sniper Elite... Read more »

Coronavirus: Tech firms summoned over ‘crackpot’ 5G conspiracies

Image copyright Getty Images The culture secretary is to order social media companies to be more aggressive in their response to conspiracy theories linking 5G networks to the coronavirus... Read more »

Pixar pioneers behind Toy Story animation win “Nobel Prize” of computing

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Toy Story was the first feature length film released by Pixar and has gone on to become a billion dollar franchise In the... Read more »

Mast fire probe amid 5G coronavirus claims

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Masts caught fire in Birmingham and Merseyside Mobile phone mast fires are being investigated amid conspiracy theories claiming a link between 5G and... Read more »

Coronavirus: ‘Not smart’ memo shows Amazon’s union stance

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption There are growing demands from workers for stricter safety measures in the wake of coronavirus Leaked notes from an internal Amazon meeting throw... Read more »

Coronavirus: Garden centres switch to virtual personal shopping

Image caption Virtual garden tours and personal online advice is the new way of business Garden centres and nurseries are offering online personal shopping services to reduce wastage. Companies... Read more »

Zoom ‘unsuitable’ for government secrets, researchers say

Image copyright AFP Image caption The UK Cabinet has been meeting via Zoom – something researchers say may not be ideal The hugely popular video meetings app Zoom has... Read more »