The fall of Quibi: how did a starry $1.75bn Netflix rival crash so fast? | Television & radio

Nearly three months ago, in early April, the $1.75bn content experiment known as Quibi lurched from…

Beyond Google: my afternoon trawling Trove for the first mentions of climate change | Books

“Science has uncovered indisputable evidence that the level of our oceans is rising. This is the…

Facebook announces new hate speech and misinformation policies amid advertiser revolt | Facebook

Facebook is changing a number of policies relating to hate speech and voter suppression on the…

Exclusive: Viber severs ties with Facebook in growing boycott | Technology

The messaging service Viber, the fifth biggest with more than a billion users around the world,…

Seasteading – a vanity project for the rich or the future of humanity? | Environment

A white steel pole rises out of the sea off the Caribbean coast of Panama, poking…

UK’s facial recognition technology ‘breaches privacy rights’ | Facial recognition

Automated facial recognition technology that searches for people in public places breaches privacy rights and will…

Apple ditches Intel for ARM processors in Mac computers with Big Sur | Technology

Apple has announced the biggest change heading to its Mac computers in 14 years: the dumping…

Apple announces switch to own chips for Macs, updates to iOS 14 – video | Technology

Apple says it will switch to its own brand of processors for Mac computers, ditching Intel…

The best keyboard and mouse for working from home | Technology

With many of us still stuck working at home because of the coronavirus crisis and some…

Pacific data cable not safe from China if Hong Kong included, says US | Data protection

The US government wants a high-capacity undersea data cable system proposed by Google and Facebook to…