Internet Tutorials & How-Tos

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 29, 2018

Our changing lifestyle seems to be saving a lot of energy

Facebook Privacy Controls and settings
Posted by Alex Lee on January 29, 2018

Facebook’s new privacy centre and principles promise greater control over your data and what you’re sharing on the site

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on January 29, 2018

Mysterious Voynich manuscript deciphered using AI

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 29, 2018

Malicious YouTube ads have been using your CPU power to mine cryptocurrency

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 29, 2018

These are the “alien” species wreaking havoc across the globe

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 29, 2018

Strava is a military security nightmare as US base locations are leaked by fitness fanatics

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Posted by Edward Munn on January 26, 2018

British Airways is rolling out its biometric gates to more US airports

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 26, 2018

This jawbone fossil proves humans left Africa a lot earlier than we thought

international_space_station_movies_watched
Posted by Alex Lee on January 25, 2018

The Trump administration might be about to pull NASA funding for the ISS

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 25, 2018

Google X has launched a cybersecurity startup with a difference

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Posted by Rachel Erdos on January 24, 2018

Amazon Big Thanks sale: Get £5 off every order over £25 for one day only

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on January 24, 2018

Music really is a universal language, study suggests

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Posted by Stewart Mitchell on January 24, 2018

What happens if you cross Google?

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Posted by Chris Sutcliffe on January 24, 2018

How to make money playing video games: Tips on becoming a professional eSports player

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on January 24, 2018

Facebook buys ID verification startup Confirm.io

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Posted by Alex Lee on January 23, 2018

Trump’s tariffs on the solar industry are anti-business, so why is he enforcing them?

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Posted by Alphr on January 23, 2018

Why the HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro’s NPU is the future of smartphone AI

facebook_tick_time
Posted by Edward Munn on January 23, 2018

Facebook has created a new unit of time called “flicks” – and it’s actually pretty smart

Nissan Energy Solar
Posted by Hugo Griffiths on January 22, 2018

Nissan’s Energy Solar to start selling solar panels and home batteries in the UK

donald_trump_renews_calls_for_terrorists_internet_to_be_cut_off_following_the_london_tube_explosion
Posted by Alan Martin on January 21, 2018

Trump and technology: One year in, how much has America’s science and tech scene changed?

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 19, 2018

OnePlus hacked as customers are warned of a serious breach

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Posted by Edward Munn on January 19, 2018

“Dark Caracal” operation blamed for the hacking of thousands of victims in 21 countries

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Posted by Alex Lee on January 19, 2018

Someone’s recreated MS Paint 95 in JavaScript and it is amazing – our art isn’t

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on January 19, 2018

Running with the pirate hunters: How AI is creating an online piracy arms race

MacBook battery life boost tips
Posted by Victoria Woollaston on January 18, 2018

How to give your MacBook battery life a boost

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 17, 2018

This “urban mining” map reveals the valuables hiding in our e-waste mountains

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Posted by William Stanton on January 17, 2018

Metroid Prime 4 release date: Sources confirm Bandai Namco IS at the helm of Metroid

skygofree_trojan
Posted by Edward Munn on January 17, 2018

“Skygofree” trojan can intercept your WhatsApp messages

youtuber_bubble
Posted by Thomas McMullan on January 17, 2018

YouTube tightens rules over monetised videos; ditches smaller content creators

Code breaking puzzles and GCHQ contest
Posted by Victoria Woollaston on January 16, 2018

Can you crack these GCHQ challenges? Brain teasers released to launch CyberFirst Girls contest

virus
Posted by Edward Munn on January 16, 2018

“AdultSwine” malware shows adult content on children’s apps

china_xian_tower_smog
Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 16, 2018

China opens the world’s largest air purifier in a battle against smog

black_death_rats
Posted by Thomas McMullan on January 16, 2018

Humans, NOT rats, were to blame for spreading the Black Death across Europe, research suggests

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Posted by Clare Hopping on January 16, 2018

European Commission pledges to spend €1bn on supercomputers

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Posted by Rob Leane on January 16, 2018

Amazon Echo Spot review: The world’s smartest clock gets a £20 discount

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Posted by Tim Danton on January 15, 2018

Quick poll: Who should take over as Google chairman?

anxiety_brain_scan
Posted by Thomas McMullan on January 15, 2018

We may have unlocked some of the secrets of treating anxiety and depression

chernobyl_solar_panels
Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 15, 2018

Chernobyl goes green as solar plant nears completion

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Posted by Alex Lee on January 15, 2018

Scottish historical sites Edinburgh Castle and Fort George at risk due to climate change

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on January 15, 2018

Adult VR app SinVR exposed names and emails of thousands of users

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 15, 2018

Kasotsuka Shojo: Japan’s latest J-pop band “Virtual Currency Girls” is all about cryptocurrency

skype-for-tablet
Posted by Dale Walker on January 15, 2018

Skype adds end-to-end encryption to the latest Insider Build

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Posted by Alex Lee on January 12, 2018

The AA battery that never dies: Forever Battery uses Wi-Fi-like signals to stay fully charged

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Posted by Nicole Kobie on January 12, 2018

The future according to Alphabet Moonshots: From Calico to X

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Posted by Vaughn Highfield on January 12, 2018

Razer wants to turn your smartphone into a gaming laptop with the crazy Project Linda

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 12, 2018

Bye bye brands: Facebook is pivoting back to friends and family, but should be wary of the law of unintended consequences

Hyperloop explained
Posted by Nicole Kobie on January 11, 2018

Is Hyperloop overhyped and underlooped?

legalfling_blockchain_sexual_consent_app
Posted by Emma Sims on January 11, 2018

LegalFling uses the blockchain to help couples confirm sexual consent – with troubling implications

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on January 11, 2018

This rare shark looks like Venom from Spiderman

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Posted by Alan Martin on January 11, 2018

Researchers trick speech-to-text systems with hidden messages – Could Alexa, Bixby, Google, Siri and Cortana be next?