Slow broadband needs switch-off date, say business leaders

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A date “soon after 2025” should be set for copper network switch-off, says the IoD The Institute of Directors (IoD) has called on the

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School where refugees are the teachers

Image caption Mursal Hedayat has set up a firm helping refugees to support themselves as language tutors Teaching his native Arabic to students online has been a game changer for

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Central African Republic: Russian journalists die in ambush

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Thousands of people have been killed in violence in the CAR in recent years Three journalists, believed to be Russians, have been killed in an

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Facebook bans pages aimed at US election interference

Image copyright Getty Images Facebook says it has removed 32 accounts and pages believed to have been set up to influence the mid-term US elections in November. It said it

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Hundreds of Carillion apprentices lose their jobs

Image copyright Carillion Almost 350 apprentices at the collapsed construction giant Carillion are to lose their jobs. The Insolvency Service says 341 of them have been given their notice and

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RBS escapes action over controversial GRG unit

Image copyright Getty Images No action will be taken against Royal Bank of Scotland and its senior managers over the activities of its controversial Global Restructuring Group (GRG), the regulator

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Kenya’s Tourism Minister sorry for saying ‘go to hell’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Estimates suggest there are fewer than 5,500 black rhinos in the world Kenya’s Tourism and Wildlife Minister Najib Balala has apologised for telling critics

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Thousands download 3D-printed gun designs

Image caption CAD files showing how to print a gun are now back online Blueprints for 3D-printed guns, published online four days early amid last-minute attempts to ban them, have

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North Korea ‘working on new missiles’, US officials say

Image copyright KCNA Image caption North Korea carried out a series of long-range missile tests in 2017 North Korea appears to be building new ballistic missiles despite recent warming ties

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The tech helping drive the Tour de France

BBC Click joined Team Dimension Data at the Tour de France to see how tech could influence the race. Source link

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