Study finds quarter of climate change tweets from bots

Image copyright Getty Images A study by researchers at Brown University has found a quarter of posts about climate change on Twitter were written by bots. Bots are computer... Read more »

Email address charges branded ‘daylight robbery’

Image copyright Wendy Small Image caption Wendy Small, pictured with her husband Geoff, has been charged £160 to keep her old BT email address since she switched providers two... Read more »

Google sued by New Mexico over claims it spies on US students

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Pupils in California open new Chromebook laptop computers The attorney general of the US state of New Mexico is suing Google, accusing the... Read more »

Scientists discover powerful antibiotic using AI

Image copyright Getty Images In a world first, scientists have discovered a new type of antibiotic using artificial intelligence (AI). It has been heralded by experts as a major... Read more »

Nintendo: Animal Crossing fans upset by cloud restrictions

Image copyright Nintendo Fans of the Animal Crossing game have criticised Nintendo after it said players would not be able to save their progress to its cloud back-up service.... Read more »

Robots gain lessons in hot dogs and other tech news

BBC Click’s Paul Carter looks at some of the best technology news stories of the week including: Apple warns that the disruption caused by the coronavirus in China will... Read more »

Data breach hits agency overseeing White House communications

Image copyright Getty Images The US agency in charge of secure communication for the White House has been the victim of a cyber-attack. The US Department of Defence confirmed... Read more »

Thousands of mobiles and laptops lost by UK government in a year

Image copyright Getty Images UK government employees lost their mobile devices – or had them stolen – at least 2,004 times in 12 months. The numbers, released under a... Read more »

ISS World: Hack leaves half a million employees without computers

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption ISS World provides cleaning and security services worldwide A cyber-attack affecting all of its 500,000 employees has hit international facilities company ISS World.... Read more »

Larry Tesler: Computer scientist behind cut, copy and paste dies aged 74

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Larry Tesler, pictured at the PC Forum in 1989, worked to make computers more accessible Larry Tesler, an icon of early computing, has... Read more »