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  • Hailo says Uber blocked investors
  • After pulling out of the US, taxi app Hailo complains that rival Uber is blocking potential investors from offering funding.   More
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  • Dark Souls II named game of the year
  • DayZ, Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft and Assassins Creed are also among the winners.   More
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  • The Queen sends her first tweet
  • The Queen sends her first tweet to launch the London Science Museum's ambitious new Information Age gallery.   More
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  • Job centres to get digital makeover
  • Computer workstations, electronic signature pads and free wi-fi are rolling out across UK job centres.   More
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  • 'Anti-Facebook' investors dig deep
  • A social network promising never to sell user data or incorporate advertising secures multi-million dollar backing.   More
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  • Zuckerberg's Chinese gets mixed reviews
  • Mark Zuckerberg has conducted a chat to Chinese students in Mandarin, leading to mixed reviews about his accent and pronunciation.   More
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  • Online abuse 'hits 40% of adults'
  • Online harassment, from name-calling to stalking, is a common experience online, a new study finds.   More
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  • US 'probes hackable' medical devices
  • US government investigators are looking into about two dozen cases of medical kit suspected to be vulnerable to life-threatening hacks.   More
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  • Google offers new email app, Inbox
  • Google revamps email with a mobile app that categorises messages and allows users to add their own reminders.   More
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  • Piracy police to be given more money
  • The City of London Police get more funding to fight piracy, while two people are arrested for allegedly selling hard drives full of music and videos.   More
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  • Madeley rape threats complaint filed
  • A formal police complaint has been made by Richard Madeley and Judy Finnigan after online rape threats were made against their daughter, the TV presenters say.   More
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  • Microsoft smartphones to drop Nokia
  • Microsoft is ditching the Nokia brand name from new smartphones, less than a year after acquiring the Finnish firm's mobile devices unit.   More
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  • Nasa shares free sounds from space
  • The US space agency uploads a free library of audio files, including astronaut voices.   More
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  • Would you 'beg' to pay for Tinder?
  • Tinder's founder says people using the app will want new unnamed features so badly that they'll be happy to pay for them.   More
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  • Yahoo profits surge on Alibaba sale
  • Technology giant Yahoo reports profits of $6.8bn for the third-quarter, buoyed mostly by earnings from the firm's stake in Chinese firm Alibaba.   More
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  • Students build Oculus Moon robot
  • US team develop a robot that can send back live pictures from the Moon as part of attempt to win Google's Lunar X-Prize.   More
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  • Man guilty of fake-girl webcam sex
  • An Australian man is convicted of performing a sex act in front of a webcam "watched by" a computer-generated child he believed was real.   More
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  • Audi claims self-drive speed record
  • Audi says one of its self-drive test cars topped 149mph (240km/h) at a race track in Germany, beating a human-driven version.   More
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  • Saudi cleric: Twitter source of evil
  • Sheikh Abdul Aziz al-Sheikh says Twitter is "the source of all evil and devastation" on his Fatwa television show.   More
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  • VIDEO: Playing music with your brain
  • Could technology turn you into a musical virtuoso? LJ Rich looks at new ways to make music.   More
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  • VIDEO: App helps you wake up with a stranger
  • The app that turns a global network of strangers into your alarm clock, with a dating twist.   More
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  • VIDEO: Information Age exhibition opens
  • One of the most ambitious projects ever undertaken by the Science Museum has been opened by the Queen in London.   More
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  • VIDEO: The smartphone that answers back
  • How one manufacturer is making its smartphone really stand out from the crowd.   More
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  • VIDEO: Scientists create real hoverboard
  • BBC Click looks at some of the week's technology highlights.   More
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  • VIDEO: Meet your virtual girlfriend
  • Spencer Kelly discovers how technology can ensure you don't have to be alone in a city full of strangers.   More
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  • VIDEO: Future-gazing at TechCrunch London
  • As the annual TechCrunch event for tech start ups comes to London for the first time, David Grossman goes to investigate.   More
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  • VIDEO: Can technology plug NHS funding gap?
  • The NHS is under pressure to close a huge projected funding gap - Dominic Hughes reports on how the NHS has addressed this in West Yorkshire.   More
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  • VIDEO: New smart glasses 'look to rival Google'
  • BBC Click's Marc Cieslak looks at the smart glasses on show at the annual Ceatec electronics exhibition in Japan.   More
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  • VIDEO: Man guilty of fake-girl webcam sex
  • An Australian man is convicted of performing a sex act in front of a webcam "watched by" a computer-generated child he believed was real.   More
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  • Are robots too cute for comfort?
  • Why big-eyed droids are cause for concern   More
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  • Silicon Valley's billion dollar failures
  • Silicon valley's billion dollar start-up failures   More
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  • Search for world's smartest city
  • Two very different paths to smarter cities   More
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  • Can TechNorth take off?
  • Will a new tech cluster in the North of England take off?   More
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  • Tablet tennis a game-changer for WTA
  • The women's game looks set to change forever   More
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  • VIDEO: Creating a $110 earthquake detector
  • Creating an earthquake detector out of everyday household parts   More
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  • Will we podcast in virtual reality?
  • Will virtual reality take podcasting into a new era?   More