Monday, November 12, 2018

Chelsea Pensioners’ verdict on WW1 VR experience

Nothing to be Written is a virtual reality (VR) experience that moves you between war trenches, hospitals, trains and anxiously waiting at home...

What do tampons and WWI have in common?

Tampons, drones and more surprising innovations from World War One that changed the world. Source

Google retreats on controversial ‘fake’ price comparison site scheme

Google has diluted a controversial scheme which critics say encourages the creation of "fake" price comparison sites - prompting one ad agency to say Google's...

Children’s personal online details being collected from birth by social media companies

Vast volumes of personal data are being collected about children from social media, public services and even toys with the potential to have...

Tesla overlooks James Murdoch for chairman role vacated by Elon Musk

Tesla says Robyn Denholm, a member of its current board, is to replace Elon Musk as chairman after the billionaire was forced to...

Astronomers watch black holes merge as galaxies collide

Astronomers have detected enormous black holes as multiple pairs of galaxies collide and merge into larger galaxies. ...

ATMs spew cash after hack by North Koreans

The North Korean government is stealing tens of millions of dollars by hacking into banks and forcing ATMs to dispense cash to mules. ...

Elon Musk’s Tesla Roadster reaches farthest point from the sun

SpaceX billed Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster as on "an endless road trip past Mars" when it launched in February. ...

Giant solar flare detonated mines during Vietnam War

Magnetic radiation from giant solar storms caused the sudden and nearly instantaneous detonation of dozens of sea mines in Vietnam in the 1970s,...

AI bot gets human expressions and other tech news

BBC Click’s Nick Kwek looks at some of the best technology news stories of the week including:Samsung unveils a folding smartphoneChina’s state news...

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Controversy leads to questions over appointment of housing tsar – News from Parliament

Andrew Gwynne, Shadow Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, has asked the government an urgent question about their appointment of Roger...

How President Trump took ‘fake news’ into the mainstream

What began as a way to describe misinformation was quickly diverted into a propaganda tool. The BBC's Dave Lee examines how "fake news"...