Coronavirus: How can we make post-pandemic cities smarter?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The so-called anthropause has given us time to think again about what we want from our cities Streets have been eerily quiet in... Read more »

Huawei: Why the UK might hang up on 5G and broadband kit supplier

Image copyright Getty Images These are tense times for Huawei and the UK’s telecoms providers. The prime minister will shortly review use of the Chinese company’s equipment, with MPs... Read more »

TikTok: Amazon says email asking staff to remove app ‘sent in error’

Image copyright Getty Images Amazon has said an email sent to employees asking them to remove the video-sharing app TikTok from any mobile device that can access their company... Read more »

‘I left Smile Bank today due to the ongoing outage’

Image copyright Emma Hopkinson-Spark Image caption Smile Bank customer Emma Hopkinson-Spark left the bank on Friday due to the ongoing problems Smile Bank customers have been unable to access... Read more »

Apple apps collapse as Facebook takes blame

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Spotify, TikTok, Tinder and Waze crashed after Facebook’s update A range of apps on iPhones and iPads stopped working on Friday, with Facebook... Read more »

How trickery makes video calls more personal

Microsoft has added a new feature to its Teams video-conferencing app that cuts all the participants out and pastes them into the same virtual room. The company told the... Read more »

Twitter boss donates $3m to basic universal income project

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Jack Dorsey says the idea is “one tool” to address inequality of income, race and gender Twitter chief executive Jack Dorsey has become... Read more »

TikTok halts Hong Kong access after security law

Image copyright TikTok Short-video app TikTok has halted operations in Hong Kong, according to a notice posted on its website. The company flagged the move earlier this week after... Read more »

Why Hollywood needs computer games tech more than ever

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The technology used in computer games is changing the way films are made, says Kim Libreri Kim Libreri, an award-winning visual effects artist... Read more »

TikTok deleted 49 million ‘rule-breaking’ videos

Image copyright EPA TikTok says it deleted more than 49 million videos which broke its rules, between July and December 2019. About a quarter of those videos were deleted... Read more »