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UK to decide on Huawei 5G ban

The government is expected to make a decision about the Chinese technology giant on Tuesday.

Government plans new laws for smart gadgets sold in UK

It is developing laws that would require manufacturers to make online devices more secure.

Full-fibre broadband to reach more of the UK

Provider Openreach aims to connect 227 rural communities in the next 14 months.

Watch Dogs Legion: Click goes inside the post-Brexit game

In a world first, Marc Cieslak interviews the creator of Watch Dogs: Legion inside his own game.

Overwatch and Call of Duty leagues move exclusively to YouTube

Activision Blizzard esports leagues are moving from Twitch to YouTube.

Article 13: UK will not implement EU copyright law

Media giants such as Google have been outspoken opponents of the legislation.

Facebook and YouTube moderators sign PTSD disclosure

Content moderators review hundreds of disturbing images each day for social media sites.

Facebook's Sir Nick Clegg criticised over WhatsApp security

Sir Nick Clegg did not acknowledge WhatsApp security flaws in a BBC interview.

BBC red button protest ahead of switch-off

A petition organised by a charity for blind people asks for the BBC to roll back their decision.

Met Police to deploy facial recognition cameras

Police say the short-term deployments will check watchlists of suspects wanted for serious crimes.

'Porn block' companies seek £3m in damages

Four companies are seeking a judicial review of the decision to scrap age verification plans.

Deepfake technology: Can you spot what's real?

Do you think you can tell what is real and fake? BBC presenter Radzi Chinyanganya tries out the latest techniques.

Para-swimmer Grace Harvey speaks about walking in a robotic suit

Grace Harvey reveals the mixed emotions she had after walking for the first time in a robotic suit.

Could feathers inspire plane wing design and other news

BBC Click's Paul Carter looks at some of the week's best technology stories.

Deepfake videos: Can you really believe what you see?

With deepfake technology, it is getting easier to turn yourself into somebody else on screen.

Amazon warehouse one of Europe's 'most high-tech buildings'

Robots and people work alongside each other in the internet-giant's latest warehouse in Leicestershire.

Spotify's personalised playlist for pets and other news

BBC Click's Paul Carter looks at some of the best of the week's technology news.

Burnout: 'Sick and tired of feeling sick and tired'

Amber Coster's physical symptoms baffled doctors - until a psychiatrist examined her way of working.

What can you use instead of Google and Facebook?

More and more companies are promising privacy online and an alternative to the big internet firms.

Influencers 'being offered thousands for sex'

One influencer said social media had become "a catalogue" for men to select their next conquest.

Robot tanks: On patrol but not allowed to shoot

Sophisticated unmanned mini-tanks patrol alongside soldiers, but humans still decide when to shoot.

Apple may have to abandon Lightning connector cable

European Parliament members want all tech giants to adopt a single universal charging method.

More precious than gold: Why the metal palladium is soaring

The price of the precious metal palladium has hit a record high of $2,500 an ounce as demand rises.

Source: BBC News - Technology

BBC News - Technology

Deepfake technology: Can you spot what's real?

Do you think you can tell what is real and fake? BBC presenter Radzi Chinyanganya tries out the latest techniques.

Para-swimmer Grace Harvey speaks about walking in a robotic suit

Grace Harvey reveals the mixed emotions she had after walking for the first time in a robotic suit.

Could feathers inspire plane wing design and other news

BBC Click's Paul Carter looks at some of the week's best technology stories.

Deepfake videos: Can you really believe what you see?

With deepfake technology, it is getting easier to turn yourself into somebody else on screen.

Amazon warehouse one of Europe's 'most high-tech buildings'

Robots and people work alongside each other in the internet-giant's latest warehouse in Leicestershire.

Spotify's personalised playlist for pets and other news

BBC Click's Paul Carter looks at some of the best of the week's technology news.

Smart contact lens: 'It feels seriously sci-fi'

Mojo Vision has revealed its new lens which puts augmented reality in front of your eyes.

Malvern's touchscreen tech secrets now on your radar

Hopes that a new science centre at one of Britain's most secret sites will inspire next generation.

The challenges of developing 5G networks in Africa

There are considerable challenges to developing reliable 5G networks across Africa.

The Indian small-town shop owner who became a TikTok star

Sumit Jain from India has discovered TikTok fame thanks to his singing and dancing skills.

CES 2020: Samsung's invisible keyboard for smartphones

Samsung's SelfieType scans finger taps on a table using the smartphone's front camera.

CES 2020: Manta5's electric bike rides on water

After nearly a decade's research, a hydrofoil water bike has gone into mass production.

CES 2020: Cyrcle Phone is round and has two headphone jacks

After five years in development, the makers of a circular phone say it is nearly ready for launch.

CES 2020: Quibi aims to change how we watch shows on phones

Quibi is designed for phones and its short shows stay full-frame however the handset is held.

CES 2020: Bite-to-clean Y-Brush toothbrush takes 10 seconds

A French start-up aims to radically cut the amount of time people require to clean their teeth.

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