Latest news from the world of technology and website design.
US government shutdown disrupts website access
The partial US government shutdown has led to many website security certificates not being renewed.Read more.
CES 2019: Hunting down the big beasts of tech
Dave Lee goes on 'safari' in Las Vegas to find out what the tech giants are showing off.Read more.
CES 2019: Amazon and Google voice assistants carve up CES
The rivalry between Amazon and Google's voice assistants is in full swing at the Las Vegas tech show.Read more.
How Tech Shaped ‘The Scream,’ ‘The Kiss,’ and ‘American Gothic’
These three iconic historical paintings pulse with intense anxieties about electricity, hematology, and astronomy.Read more.
Worry less about children’s screen use, parents told
There is little evidence screens are harmful, say leading paediatricians, but they recommend they are not used the hour beforeRead more.
The hot new tech at the CES 2019 expo
Emotional robots, beer pods, flexible phones and 8K TVs are all part of our CES tech show preview.Read more.
Net’s founding father Dr Larry Roberts dies aged 81
Dr Roberts was chief scientist in charge of designing and building the tech that became the internet.Read more.
The firm whose staff are all autistic
A California father set up a company where his sons could work - and now employs more than 150 people.Read more.
We’re all Just Starting to Realize the Power of Personal Data
This year revealed consumers have a lot more to learn about what happens to their information online.Read more.
Fortnite teen hackers ‘earning thousands of pounds a week’
Thieves sell hijacked accounts with in-demand skins online after locking out original owners.Read more.
YouTuber’s glitter bomb tricks parcel thieves
A former Nasa engineer spent six months building a disguised glitter bomb to surprise thieves stealing parcels from his doorstep.Read more.
Russia ‘meddled in all big social media’ around US election
YouTube, Tumblr, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter were targeted in the 2016 US election, a report says.Read more.