Scooters hacked to play rude messages to riders

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Lime is bidding to run e-scooter services in Brisbane Lime scooters in Brisbane have been making suggestive and offensive comments to riders after pranksters swapped

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Tracking the toxic air that’s killing millions

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Could better tracking of air pollution help us choose safer routes? The air we breathe is killing us. The World Health Organisation (WHO) says

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Huawei row: Inquiry to be held into National Security Council leak

Image copyright Alamy A formal inquiry is to be held into the leaking of discussions about Huawei at the National Security Council, the BBC has learned. This follows the Daily

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Huawei leak row: Government ‘cannot exclude’ criminal investigation

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionHuawei leak: Minister says he cannot rule out a criminal investigation The culture secretary has said it is possible there could be

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Failed Zozosuit hits company profits

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWATCH: The Zozosuit failed to measure up Japanese fashion retailer Zozo has reported a drop in profits following its failed experiment with

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Neo-Nazi’s Facebook account left active

Image caption Jack Renshaw admitted two charges on the first day of his trial Facebook is investigating after the account of a neo-Nazi who planned to kill an MP remained

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Huawei 5G row: Ministers demand leak inquiry

Image copyright Reuters Government ministers are calling for a “full and proper” investigation after high-level discussions about the UK using Huawei technology were leaked. The government has approved the supply

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Dick Barnes, pioneer behind oldest working computer, dies

Image copyright TNMOC One of the co-designers of a machine later recognised as the world’s oldest working digital computer has died. Richard “Dick” Barnes helped to create the Harwell Dekatron,

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Huawei row: UK to let Chinese firm help build 5G network

Image copyright Alamy The government has approved the supply of equipment by Chinese telecoms firm Huawei to the UK’s new 5G data network despite warnings of a security risk. There

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Jacinda Ardern leads effort to curb online extremism

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption “It’s critical that technology platforms like Facebook are not perverted as a tool for terrorism”, Ms Ardern said New Zealand and France will lead

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