Technology - Archive

April 2019 articles

Google has scrapped its AI ethics board only a week after forming it following a controversy over its choice of board members. [...]

5 April

Email can feel like a quick, modern form of communication, but in reality it could not be more outdated. In the world of business, [...]

5 April

Tesla billionaire Elon Musk said it was “most likely” that he and the US markets watchdog would be able to settle their differences. [...]

5 April

Bosses of social media giants such as Facebook could be held responsible for rampant harmful content on their platforms, the [...]

5 April

Snapchat will see a decline in users from this year as an ill-fated redesign pushes people to rival social media platforms, a [...]

4 April

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has cut its ties with Chinese tech firms Huawei and ZTE amid concerns over cyber [...]

4 April

Back when I worked in the music events industry, a huge part of my time was spent trying to get bands and equipment to the right [...]

4 April

When Sheryl Crow turned to Twitter to solve a problem with her Tesla, she got an answer straight from the top as Elon Musk took [...]

4 April

The advertising watchdog has revealed it used so-called child avatars to catch gambling firms targeting children with their adverts. [...]

4 April

Millions of Facebook users have been affected in a major data oversight that left a trove of records publicly available on Amazon [...]

3 April

Last year’s Huawei Matebook X Pro marked the Chinese firm’s hard-won graduation from “oh, they do laptops too?” to producing [...]

3 April

Patagonia will no longer sell corporate branded vests to financial firms as the US outdoor clothing retailer aims to target [...]

3 April

Staff at Google’s UK offices earned an average of £226,000 last year after the firm paid out more than £340m through its [...]

3 April

The government has called on businesses and charities to beef up their cyber security defences after new figures revealed the [...]

3 April

Iranian hackers launched cyber attacks on key parts of British infrastructure, gaining access to MPs' mobile phone numbers, in [...]

3 April