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post 20 April 2015
Read more from Geoff White on Technology State-level hacking: who's got your back?

Governments are unleashing viruses often designed to take complete control of a computer, giving police and intelligence agencies access to its webcam and microphone.

post 13 April 2015
Read more from Geoff White on Technology Back to the future with Blade Runner

The re-release of Blade Runner, with its humanoid replicants and Pac-Man computer screens, offers a warning about the hazards of future-gazing.

post 08 April 2015
Read more from Geoff White on Technology Up Periscope? Get ready for a new data overload

Live-streaming video is building up a head of steam, but how will we deal with it all? And who owns the rights?

post 05 April 2015
Read more from Geoff White on Technology Large Hadron Collider 2.0: the dark matter

Rebooted and ready to face a new challenge. The Large Hadron Collider has been running at half power since it hummed into life in 2008. Next on the mystery-solving list: dark matter.

post 04 April 2015
Read more from Geoff White on Technology Will Britons need a government-approved 'porn pass'?

The outgoing government is creating a system in which British citizens will have their identity - and maybe even their porn access - confirmed by a private company.

post 01 April 2015
Read more from Geoff White on Technology Does Facebook really know all about you?

Facebook allows you to see why it's sending you the ads it selects for you. But just how accurate is the world's best-informed social network?

post 24 March 2015
Read more from Tom Clarke on his blog Mysterious crash of one of the world's safest aircraft

The Airbus A320 involved in the Germanwings crash is one of the world's safest aircraft. And based on the limited details available, experts are describing the incident as bizarre.

post 23 March 2015
Read more from Geoff White on Technology Taylor Swift buys domain name to thwart smut obsessives

I have a sense that Taylor Swift has become the latest high profile victim of a bizarre phenomenon that borders on blackmail.

post 19 March 2015
Read more from Tom Clarke on his blog The solar eclipse: how you can view it

On Friday we will see the deepest eclipse of the Sun so far this century. For most of us, of course, the view will be ruined by cloud, fog and rain just as it was for the total eclipse in 1999.