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Can Zoom turn popularity into profit?

Image copyright Zoom Image caption Zoom has become the app many are using to stay in touch with friends, family...

Asia’s fishermen and farmers go digital during virus

Image copyright MyFishman During a national lockdown, farmers from Malaysia's Cameron Highlands were faced with throwing away tons of fresh vegetables.Wet...

Coronavirus: What’s it like to be laid off over Zoom?

Image copyright Ruthie Townsend Image caption Ruthie Townsend found her firm's redundancy process upsetting When travel start-up Pana held...

Grindr removes ‘ethnicity filter’ after complaints

Image copyright Grindr Image caption Grindr was launched in 2009 Dating and hook-up app Grindr says it will remove...

PlayStation 5: Sony postpones games event due to US protests

Image copyright Reuters Sony has delayed hosting a showcase event for its next games console.In a statement it did not directly...

George Floyd: Anonymous hackers re-emerge amid US unrest

Image copyright Getty Images As the United States deals with widespread civil unrest across dozens of cities, "hacktivist" group Anonymous has...

Facebook staff anger over Trump post

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Mr Zuckerberg is reported to have spoken to President Trump on Friday by phone ...

George Floyd death: Jake Paul denies looting Arizona mall

Image copyright Getty Images YouTuber Jake Paul has denied looting during a protest against racial inequality in Arizona.The 23-year-old says he...

Drones keep a close eye on Australia’s wildlife

Australia's wildlife is under threat from disease and bushfires. But now drones and thermal imaging technology are being used to track their movements...

KSI: ‘I wanted to make my parents proud through YouTube’

Image caption KSI appeared on Top Gear in January YouTuber KSI has said his parents were initially disappointed with...

Amazon UK website defaced with racist abuse

Image copyright Getty Images Amazon has blamed a "bad actor" for racist abuse that appeared on multiple listings on its UK...

SpaceX Nasa Mission: Astronaut capsule docks with ISS

US astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken have docked with the International Space Station (ISS), after a 19-hour journey.The men will have to...

SpaceX launch: Nasa astronauts blast off to the International Space Station

Two Nasa astronauts have launched into orbit on a rocket and capsule system provided by Elon Musk's company SpaceX.Doug Hurley's and Bob Behnken's...

‘Why I recreated my local pub in virtual reality’

The coronavirus lockdown has seen pubs and bars closed in the UK, but one man has missed his local pub so much that...

Microsoft ‘to replace journalists with robots’

Image copyright PA Media Microsoft is to replace dozens of contract journalists on its MSN website and use automated systems to...

‘Hackers burned my hand with computer virus’

Image copyright Yosof Badr Bullets rained down from all angles but Abdelrhman Badr kept calm. Suddenly an enemy burst through a...

Twitter hides Trump tweet for ‘glorifying violence’

Image copyright Getty Images Twitter has hidden a tweet by President Donald Trump from his profile, saying it violates rules about...

PlayStation 5: Sony confident coronavirus won’t change release plans

Image copyright Getty Images Gamers across the world are about to get their first look at what the PlayStation 5 can...

Glastonbury Council plays down link to ‘anti-5G’ device

Image copyright Pen Test Partners A council has distanced itself from a device that claims to protect against 5G but which...

BBC orders review of social media use by staff

A former director of global news at the BBC is to review how the corporation maintains impartiality on social media. The...

Thousands of TalkTalk users hit by internet problems

Image copyright Getty Images Tens of thousands of TalkTalk customers reported problems with their internet connection on Friday morning.Popular tracking website...

A Raspberry Pi robot with emotions and other tech news

BBC Click's Paul Carter looks at some of the best of the week's technology news stories including:Twitter adds a fact-check link to one...

Trump signs executive order targeting Twitter after fact-checking row

Image copyright AFP US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order aimed at removing some of the legal protections given...

The little lights now packing a deadly punch

Image copyright Chris Zollner Image caption Christian Zollner has been trying to find new uses for LEDs "The tech...

Facebook dominates cases of recorded social media grooming

Image copyright Getty Images Police in England and Wales recorded more than 10,000 online grooming offences on social media over two-and-a-half...

Coronavirus: ‘I built a memorial to my grandfather on Animal Crossing’

Isabella Ong, 24, is American-Chinese living in New York. Because of coronavirus restrictions she couldn't visit her grandfather's grave for her annual family...

Coronavirus: France set to roll out contact-tracing app before UK

Image copyright EPA French smartphone owners can download a coronavirus contact-tracing app from Tuesday, its Prime Minister said. That is set...

Twitter fact-checks China amid bias row

Image copyright Retuers Image caption Mr Zhao is one of China's most prominent spokesmen Twitter, under intense scrutiny for...

Uber destroys thousands of bikes and scooters

Image copyright Getty Images Uber is destroying thousands of electric bikes and scooters, after selling its Jump business to Lime.Videos of...

Coastguard plans to add drones to air fleet

Image copyright Elbit Systems Image caption The coastguard has already said it plans to trial the Hermes 900 unmanned aircraft...

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Angela Ruggiero: ‘Shocking’ that more women aren’t NHL execs, coaches

7:00 AM ETAngela Ruggiero is a Hockey Hall of Famer, a successful businessperson and a respected former member of the International Olympic Committee....

The NHL’s coronavirus pause: Players, coaches offer opinions on return-to-play format

9:30 AM ETIt has been 81 days since the NHL hit the pause button on the 2019-20 season because of the coronavirus pandemic....

Kids gardening lessons going virtual

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