Fired Twitter cleaning staff 'treated like garbage'
Fri, 09 Dec 2022 01:28:55 GMT
One of them told the BBC a member of Elon Musk's team said their jobs would be replaced by robots.
How to check if your Instagram posts are being hidden
Thu, 08 Dec 2022 17:51:57 GMT
Instagram unveils a new tool that will allow users to see if they have been shadow banned.
TikTok sued by Indiana over security and safety concerns
Thu, 08 Dec 2022 11:17:12 GMT
The app is accused of deceiving users over China's access to data and exposing kids to mature content.
Sunny Balwani: Former Theranos executive gets nearly 13 years in prison
Thu, 08 Dec 2022 01:25:44 GMT
Second-in-command Sunny Balwani receives a heavier sentence than the start-up's founder Elizabeth Holmes.
Elon Musk turns Twitter into 'hotel' for staff
Thu, 08 Dec 2022 02:06:14 GMT
One photo shows a double room with wardrobe and slippers, as Elon Musk seeks to instil a "hardcore" work culture.
Nintendo lands Call of Duty in 10-year Microsoft deal
Wed, 07 Dec 2022 12:26:02 GMT
Microsoft says it has offered the same deal to Sony, with Call of Duty also continuing to appear on PCs.
ChatGPT: New AI chatbot has everyone talking to it
Wed, 07 Dec 2022 00:14:31 GMT
Open AI's ChatGPT generates convincing human-like answers in response to users' prompts.
Ethereum change cut cryptocurrency power demand
Tue, 06 Dec 2022 17:23:22 GMT
Switching systems may have made electricity savings similar to the amount used by Ireland.
San Francisco makes U-turn on 'killer robots' plan
Wed, 07 Dec 2022 03:14:38 GMT
San Francisco reverses its decision to allow police to use robots equipped with lethal weapons.
Tech layoffs at Meta, Twitter, Amazon: The good people helping Indians find jobs
Wed, 07 Dec 2022 00:02:05 GMT
Tech workers are rallying together to help peers who face having to leave the US after being laid off.
Apple self-repair service comes to UK
Tue, 06 Dec 2022 09:05:15 GMT
The tech giant warned that if a repair goes wrong, the device's warranty will no longer be valid.
Meta threatens to remove US news content if new law passes
Tue, 06 Dec 2022 03:01:37 GMT
Facebook's parent company says it will pull news from the platform in the US if a new media law passes.
Covid restrictions hit iPhone maker Foxconn
Mon, 05 Dec 2022 13:40:52 GMT
The electronics manufacturer says its revenue in November is down 11% compared to the same month in 2021.
Google opens its first UK centre making tech for disabled people
Sun, 04 Dec 2022 01:57:30 GMT
The research and development centre in London is the company's first of its kind outside the US.
Taiwan's front-line battle against mobile phone fraud
Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:07:05 GMT
How Taiwanese phone fraud fighters are able to warn the world about the latest scams.
Kate Winslet: Parents feel powerless over children's social media use
Sat, 03 Dec 2022 15:02:52 GMT
The actress tells the BBC ministers should make firms enforce strict age limits on their platforms.
Meta, Amazon, Twitter layoffs: 'Tech layoffs won't destroy American dreams of Indians’
Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:42:01 GMT
Surbhi Gupta, who was laid off in the US, on the uncertainties she and other visa holders are dealing with.
'Merry Christmas': 30 years of the text message
Sat, 03 Dec 2022 01:36:51 GMT
In December 1992, the first SMS text message was sent to a mobile phone by an engineer in Berkshire.
Callisto Protocol: Gory new game pushes horror to new limits
Sun, 04 Dec 2022 00:46:32 GMT
The Callisto Protocol has been cancelled in Japan for being too gruesome but its makers are unapologetic.
No more airplane mode? EU to allow calls on flights
Fri, 02 Dec 2022 13:25:40 GMT
EU airlines will be able to install equipment that lets them provide 5G on board planes by June 2023.