BBC Technology News

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  • Android watches to work with iPhones
  • Google announces that Android Wear smartwatches will now be able to work with iPhones, but they will only offer limited functionality.   More
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  • Netflix drops thousands of films in US
  • Streaming service pins future on exclusives and originals as it lets deal with movie distributor lapse, meaning the removal of thousands of titles.   More
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  • US agent guilty of bitcoin theft
  • A former US Secret Service agent pleads guilty to stealing bitcoins during the investigation of the Silk Road website.   More
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  • Google to 'pause' Flash-based ads
  • Google's Chrome browser will start blocking some internet adverts that use Adobe's Flash technology, from Tuesday.   More
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  • Facebook tool to tackle video theft
  • Facebook announces new measures to tackle video piracy on its website.   More
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  • Ashley Madison site 'still growing'
  • Ashley Madison says "hundreds of thousands" of new members are joining despite an enormous data leak after hackers targeted the website.   More
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  • Google in India antitrust probe
  • Indian authorities accuse internet giant Google of abusing its dominance in search advertising.   More
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  • Contactless card limit rises to £30
  • UK shoppers will now be able to spend up to £30 using contactless cards after the limit was increased from £20, amid a surge in people using them.   More
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  • ICYMI: Gunshot broadcast live online
  • A round-up of interesting technology-related links you may have missed over the past weekend.   More
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  • Are we addicted to technology?
  • Is technology changing our brains?   More
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  • VIDEO: Boeing laser shoots drone from sky
  • Boeing says it has successfully shot a drone out of the sky using a high-powered laser during a test.   More
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  • Instagram images no longer all square
  • Instagram is allowing its 300 million users to post landscape and portrait videos and pictures, as well as squares, for the first time.   More
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  • VIDEO: Kids pressured to buy in-game extras
  • Moshi Monsters and Bin Weevils are in trouble with the Advertising Standards Authority for pressuring kids into making in-game purchases.   More
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  • SoundCloud to be sued over royalties
  • Performing Rights Society for Music (PRS) says it will pursue SoundCloud "through the courts" for unpaid royalties.   More
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  • VIDEO: Buddy robot snubs creator
  • A prototype companion robot which will cost less than $700 (£452) has been shown off in London   More
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  • VIDEO: Create beautiful photos of space
  • BBC Click's Kate Russell looks at some of the best tools and sites for editing photos of space   More
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  • VIDEO: Hipsters flock to treehouse office
  • BBC News looks at an eco-friendly treehouse office that has opened in Hoxton, east London, designed for freelance workers.   More
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  • VIDEO: Indonesia zoo app 'to tackle image'
  • Ragunan Zoo introduces a mobile phone app to navigate the park.   More
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  • VIDEO: The drone guided by a robot
  • BBC Click's Jen Copestake looks at some of the best of the week's technology news   More
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  • VIDEO: Could airships make a comeback?
  • The airship could be making a come-back with the potential to transport very heavy cargo   More
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  • VIDEO: Zano's mini-drones ready for launch
  • A tiny drone that was crowdfunded in November is almost ready to be shipped, but is still missing some promised features.   More
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  • VIDEO: The Braille smartwatch
  • A Braille smartwatch has been developed to allow blind users to receive and read text messages   More
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  • VIDEO: Jugglers get chip-equipped balls
  • An Intel engineer creates "smart" juggling balls by embedding the firm's chips in his kit.   More
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  • VIDEO: Sony tests new 'superfast' drone
  • Aerosense, a company developed between Sony and robotics firm ZMP, shows off footage of a superfast drone that can fly at 106mph.   More
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  • How diesel can be made from air
  • The tech turning carbon dioxide into cleaner fuel   More
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  • How video on demand is changing TV
  • How video-on-demand services are shaking up broadcasting   More
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  • How to be a video games designer
  • So your child wants to be a games designer   More
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  • The watchmaker that hand delivers
  • The watchmaker who travels the globe to deliver   More
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  • Intel Inside... literally?
  • The unclear future of the world's most famous chip maker.   More
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  • Mutilated toucan gets 3D-printed beak
  • A mutilated toucan in Brazil gets a new beak thanks to 3D-printing   More