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  • Bitcoin chief arrested in Japan
  • The founder of MtGox - once the world's biggest bitcoin exchange - is arrested by Japanese police investigating losses of nearly $400m.   More
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  • Ashley Madison hack aids spammers
  • Spammers are exploiting the Ashley Madison hack by posting links that offer stolen data but lead to booby-trapped web pages and scams.   More
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  • Facebook's Zuckerberg to have child
  • Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are expecting a baby girl.   More
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  • Rise of facial recognition queried
  • A government-related agency in the US has published a report on privacy concerns relating to facial recognition.   More
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  • US man shoots down garden drone
  • A US man has shot down a drone which was hovering over his back garden.   More
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  • US 'spied on Japan' Wikileaks says
  • The US has been spying on Japanese cabinet officials, banks and companies, including the Mitsubishi group, Wikileaks says.   More
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  • Tracking system 'open to attack'
  • A widely used location-tracking system can be intercepted or fooled with fake data, claims a security researcher.   More
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  • Facebook builds drone for net access
  • The social network Facebook announces it has built its own drone to bring internet connectivity to remote parts of the world.   More
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  • Google to defy French privacy ruling
  • Google is to defy a French ruling that the "right to be forgotten" should be applied globally and not just in Europe.   More
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  • Obama wants world's fastest computer
  • President Obama has signed an executive order calling for the US to build the world's fastest computer by 2025.   More
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  • Spy leaks website being investigated
  • Germany's federal prosecutors are investigating if a website that covers digital rights issues committed an act of treason.   More
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  • Robot can leap from water's surface
  • Scientists in South Korea develop a tiny robot - based on the water strider insect - that can jump on water   More
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  • US photo find sparks internet quest
  • A US photographer launches an internet hunt to find two women pictured on an old roll of film she discovered in a second-hand store.   More
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  • Bendy tech promise for graphene
  • Scientists apply the paper art of kirigami to slice graphene, the world's thinnest material.   More
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  • VIDEO: USA vs Japan: Giant robot duel
  • American MegaBot challenges Japan's Kuratas Mecha to a giant robot battle to the bitter end   More
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  • VIDEO: US medical marijuana goes high tech
  • A range of cannabis related apps have sprung up as some US states change their stance on the drug   More
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  • VIDEO: Computer umpires baseball game
  • BBC Click's Nick Kwek looks at some of the best of the week's technology news   More
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  • VIDEO: Climbing frame searches for children
  • A team of robotic developers has built an interactive robotic climbing frame, that can roam designated play areas, ready for children to play with it.   More
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  • VIDEO: Oculus's plans to take films into VR
  • How Oculus Story Studio created its first virtual reality film and its plans for the future   More
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  • VIDEO: Rory gets a Windows 10 crash course
  • Rory Cellan-Jones goes hands-on with Windows 10 and tries out some of the operating system's new features.   More
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  • VIDEO: Why Facebook is cashing in on video
  • Facebook highlights the increasing importance of video, saying that usage continues to grow.   More
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  • VIDEO: Microsoft boss Nadella on Windows 10
  • Satya Nadella has been at the helm at Microsoft since February 2014. Windows 10, which was released globally on Wednesday, is his most important milestone yet.   More
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  • AUDIO: Motorola wants battery breakthrough
  • Motorola's chief executive says he would love a battery tech breakthrough, but believes it will be a long time before phones last a full week between charges.   More
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  • VIDEO: Can mini printer reinvent instant snaps?
  • The BBC's John Maguire reports on how new mobile phone technology could be helping with the reintroduction of printed photos.   More
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  • Is the Asian tech boom about to bust?
  • Optimism and concern at HK's tech conference   More
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  • 'Phone farmers' reaping the benefits
  • The tech helping Kenyan smallholders reap rich rewards   More
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  • Will Windows 10 prove a winner?
  • Will it prove a winner?   More
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  • Ten steps to improve your photography
  • Ten tips to improve your photography   More
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  • Self-driving cars are a distant prospect
  • What's putting the brakes on driverless cars?   More
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  • What next for Google's $3.2bn guru?
  • What will Google Glass chief Tony Fadell do next?   More