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Smart luggage firms close because of airline battery rules

Image copyright Raden Two smart luggage firms have closed in May, with both blaming changes to airline policies regarding how lithium batteries can be taken on board...

YouTube unveils new music streaming service

Image copyright YouTube Image caption Screenshots of the new YouTube Music app YouTube is launching a music streaming service, offering both videos and audio tracks, in...

China car app Didi updates safety measures after murder

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Didi Chuxing app is the world’s most popular ride-hailing service China’s leading car-hailing firm is...

Broadband speeds ‘far slower than in ads’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Which? said consumers had been let down by false speed claims for broadband services Which? says many UK households get half...

NHS cyber-hero ‘discussed bank hack role’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Hutchins has been detained in the US since his arrest last August The British cyber-security expert credited with thwarting...

Pope warns nuns to use ‘sobriety’ on social media

Image copyright Getty Images The Pope has issued instructions telling nuns to use social media apps “with sobriety and discretion”. The document, titled Cor...

Facebook privacy: MEPs to press Zuckerberg

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Zuckerberg’s visit to Brussels will be less public than his testimony to Congress last month Facebook has confirmed...

IS propaganda ‘hidden on Internet Archive’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Online services have been under pressure to remove IS videos and other posts more quickly Supporters of the Islamic State...

Twitter banishes ‘trolls’ to the shadows

Image caption Twitter trolls’ tweets will tumble down timelines Twitter says it is taking action against “trolls” that “distort and detract from...

Keyless cars causing dozens of deaths

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Many cars are now being made with keyless ignitions Dozens of people have been poisoned by carbon monoxide after failing to...