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Slack: Shares surge as messaging app joins the stock market
The messaging app firm sees its shares close 50% up as it becomes that latest tech start-up to go public.Read more.
Online pornography checks for under-18s ‘face new delay’
Changes aimed at stopping under-18s viewing explicit content were due to come into force next month.Read more.
Boris Johnson’s full fibre plan needs more detail says industry
Broadband providers say it will take more than money to achieve a "full fibre for all" by 2025 pledge.Read more.
Samsung TVs should be regularly virus-checked, the company says
The technology company tweeted its QLED-branded sets should be scanned once every few weeks.Read more.
Google’s AR animals entertain Android users
Augmented Reality animals are appearing as an option on some Android devices as Google rolls out a new feature.Read more.
Selena Gomez: Instagram ‘would make me depressed’
The singer says she had to delete social media from her phone as it made her feel bad about herself.Read more.
5G sign-ups outpace 4G’s launch in South Korea
More than one million people have a 5G subscription, despite the lack of a "killer app".Read more.
Dating app scammers spotted by AI
Fakes on dating websites use emotional language, analysis of thousands of dating profiles reveals.Read more.
Dinner and a Movie? Amazon Alexa Makes It Easier to Do Both
Amazon revealed new technology that allows its Alexa virtual assistant to handle multiple tasks in the same conversation.Read more.
Model aircraft pilots angry over drone laws
The hobbyists do not want to be classified as drone pilots, pay registration fees or take tests.Read more.
Facebook stops apps being pre-installed on Huawei phones
The block on pre-installed apps on Huawei smartphones will also apply to Instagram and Whatsapp.Read more.