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Tech world debate on robots and jobs heats up Monday, March 27, 2017 1:42 am | Rob Lever, Agence France-Presse

Are robots coming for your job?

UK targets WhatsApp encryption after London attack Monday, March 27, 2017 12:36 am | Agence France-Presse

The British government said Sunday that its security services must have access to encrypted messaging applications such as WhatsApp, as it revealed that the service was used by the man behind the parliament attack.

China win for Apple as court overturns iPhone ruling Saturday, March 25, 2017 7:24 pm | Agence France-Presse

A Beijing court has overturned a ruling that Apple’s iPhone 6 violated a Chinese manufacturer’s patent which saw the US tech giant ordered to cease selling the smartphone in China.

YouTube's bid to grab TV dollars imperiled by advertiser revolt Friday, March 24, 2017 3:10 pm | Julia Love, Jessica Toonkel, Tim Baysinger, Reuters

The decision by a handful of high-profile consumer brands to pull advertising from Google’s YouTube over offensive content could threaten the site’s long-term strategy of stealing ad dollars from television, analysts and ad industry professionals.

Twitter explores subscription-based option for first time Friday, March 24, 2017 2:57 pm | David Ingram, Reuters

Twitter Inc is considering whether to build a premium version of its popular Tweetdeck interface aimed at professionals, raising the possibility that it could collect subscription fees from some users for the first time.

USERS BEWARE | Public Wi-Fi may be free but risky Thursday, March 23, 2017 6:01 pm | Jose Bimbo F. Santos,

Internet connectivity is becoming more and more of a basic necessity today, but as there is no such thing as a free lunch, no free wi-fi comes without risks.

WATCH | Uber used secret tool to evade authorities

Monday, March 6, 2017 - 2:22 pm | Reuters video,

For years, Uber used a cyber program to evade law enforcement, according to a new report from the New York Times.

MWC 2017 | Eye-opening security tech at Mobile World Congress

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 4:05 pm | Reuters video,

The latest security technology takes centre stage at Barcelona’s Mobile World Congress, where experts are trying to convince consumers that connectivity can come at a cost.

WATCH | Why sitting down may not be as bad for you as you thought

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 10:25 am | Reuters video,

Sitting is not the “new smoking”, according to an Australian study that found no link between total sitting time and an increased risk of diabetes.

WATCH | Coordinated drones fly in synchronized flocks

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 8:59 am | Reuters video and

Scientists at the University of Southern California are mastering the coordinated flight of ‘flocks’ of drones.

WATCH | Modular exosuit helps paraplegic ex-trapeze artist walk again

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 5:06 pm | Reuters video and

A modular lightweight exoskeleton has allowed former circus acrobat Silke Pan to walk again after a fall from a trapeze rendered her paraplegic ten years ago, as she demonstrated to Reuters.

WATCH | Electronic nose sniffs out diseases on a patient's breath

Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 6:40 pm | Reuters video,

A ”NaNose” device which can diagnose 17 diseases, including cancer and Parkinson’s, based on ‘smelling’ a patient’s breath paves the way for quick, non invasive and affordable early detection according to its Israeli developers.

WATCH | Moon much older than previously thought

Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 6:23 pm | Reuters video, Agence France-Presse

A UCLA-led research team reports that the moon is at least 40 to 140 million years older than previously thought.

WATCH | Record-breaking solar panels could slash power costs

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 6:16 pm | Reuters video and

Solar panels that use microtracking technology to almost double the yield achieved by current sun-powered technology have been developed by a start-up offshoot of Switzerland’s EPFL.

WATCH | Scientists see a mind controlled virtual reality

Monday, January 30, 2017 - 4:12 pm | Reuters video,

Scientists at the University of Washington in Seattle are experimenting with how the human brain can work in a virtual reality environment using only direct brain stimulation, rather than traditional sensory signals via sight, hearing or touch.

WATCH | Apple strategy in 'smart home' race threatened by Amazon

Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 5:48 pm | Stephen Nellis, Reuters

In less than a year, Amazon’s combination of the Echo speaker system and the Alexa voice-controlled digital assistant has come close to delivering on the elusive promise of easy-to-use technology that can control gadgets in the home with a few spoken words.

WATCH | The drone that could herald the end of selfie sticks

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 4:43 pm | Reuters video,

A drone that lives in your phone case is hoping to replace the selfie stick with options and angles way beyond arm’s length.

WATCH | Three arrested for Facebook Live 'gang-rape'

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 4:17 pm | Reuters video,

The French capital inaugurates its first autonomous shuttle bus service as an experiment in what Paris authorities hope will be the future of public transport.

WATCH | Tomorrow’s tech today at CES 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017 - 3:14 pm | Reuters video,

Discover the latest technology on show at the recently concluded Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

CES 2017 | Toyota's AI concept car and Sony's OLED TVs impress at Las Vegas tech show

Friday, January 6, 2017 - 2:14 pm | Reuters' video,

Toyota unveils a new concept car featuring digital displays and an artificial intelligence system at CES 2017, while Sony wows visitors with a dazzling OLED TV that uses innovative ‘acoustic surface’ technology.

CES 2017 | Razer unveils concept laptop for multi-monitor immersive gaming

Friday, January 6, 2017 - 1:34 pm |

The world’s first gaming laptop capable of housing three individual G-Sync displays ushers-in a new level of immersive gaming possibilities.

CES 2017 | Selfie drones, personal robots, VR, center stage at Las Vegas tech show

Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 3:08 pm | Reuters video,

A selfie-taking drone that follows and photographs its owner and a home robot that plays music and keeps you company are just some of the latest technological innovations at CES Las Vegas.