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Computer virus alters cancer scan images
The malicious software can trick experts into thinking patients are sick, say cyber-security researchers.
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Heath Robinson: WW2 codebreaking machine reconstructed
The Heath Robinson codebreaking is reconstructed after a seven-year project.
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Data on 540 million Facebook users exposed
The personal data was found as cyber-security researchers looked for insecure Amazon servers.
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Meet Blue: The Cheap and Manipulative (In a Good Way) Robot
The tiny price point could launch the robot into research stardom, forging a path to a future in which machines
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Fortnite: Is Prince Harry right to want game banned?
The Duke of Sussex had scathing words for the game, but is he right?
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Windrush: Home Office admits data breach in compensation scheme
The immigration minister says email addresses of individuals and organisations were shared by mistake.
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How Google Is Cramming More Data Into Its New Atlantic Cable
Google says its planned Dunant cable from Virginia to France will transmit 250 terabits per second, enough to zap the
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Spotify Tips and Tricks: How to Get More Out of Each Listen
Whether you're a new user of the music streaming service or a playlist pro, these tips will improve your next
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Facebook Rolls Out More Features for Dead People
When you die, Facebook wants your profile to become a place for grieving friends and family to gather online. 
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First look at Samsung S10 and Fold phones
The BBC's Rory Cellan-Jones goes hands-on with the new phones in Samsung's Galaxy range.
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Call to delay use of Police Scotland data devices
MSPs want more safeguards before the encryption-breaking technology is rolled out by Police Scotland.
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Websites to be fined over ‘online harms’ under new proposals
Apps and websites that do not protect their users may be fined or blocked under new proposals.
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