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    TikTok ban ruling to be made after US election

    A judge will look at the evidence but not until after the US has gone to the polls. Continue reading...
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    Trump Covid post deleted by Facebook and hidden by Twitter

    Twitter hid an identical post saying virus was less lethal than the flu season in most populations. Continue reading...
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    Cellmate: Male chastity gadget hack could lock users in

    The Chinese maker of the toy has updated the app involved, but some users remain at risk. Continue reading...
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    Fleetwood Mac's Dreams get streaming boost from viral TikTok video

    A viral video helps the 1977 single Dreams record its biggest ever week on streaming services. Continue reading...
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    Anti-virus creator John McAfee arrested over tax evasion charges

    The anti-virus creator faces extradition to the US for allegedly failing to file tax returns. Continue reading...
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    US election 2020: TikTok gets pulled into the campaigns

    Trump fans are using TikTok to woo viewers over to his campaign despite his threat to ban the app. Continue reading...
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    Meet Mat Prior - a creative director at EA Sports

    Mat Prior speaks to Gundeep Anand, host and founder of the Last Stand football tournament, about the ins and outs of the gaming industry and how he came up with the original concept for Fifa's ultimate teams. Continue reading...
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    Sali Hughes: I met the woman who trolled me online

    The journalist and broadcaster describes her experience of being targeted on a 'trashing' site Continue reading...
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    The robot shop worker controlled by a faraway human

    In Japan one company is hoping that shop workers will be replaced by robots controlled remotely. Continue reading...
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    Trump continues Biden attack ads on Facebook

    Biden is removing attack ads against Trump but the Trump campaign isn't following suit. Continue reading...
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    Excel: Why using Microsoft's tool caused Covid-19 results to be lost

    The decision to use a database format that dates back to the 1980s has proved to be unwise. Continue reading...
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    'App thought I'd catch Covid through neighbour's ceiling'

    The Protect Scotland app alerted a man to self isolate after his phone connected him to his downstairs neighbours. Continue reading...
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    Apple sues recycling firm that 'resold old gadgets'

    After sending 500,000 gadgets for recycling, Apple says it found more than 100,000 were still in use. Continue reading...
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    Investigation launched into coronavirus test Excel error

    Tracers are "urgently contacting" those who came into contact with positive cases. Continue reading...
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    Proud Boys: Far-right group becomes LGBT trend online

    Users have been posting pictures of gay pride on social media to drown out offensive online content. Continue reading...
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    H&M fined for breaking GDPR over employee surveillance

    Records were kept on several hundred employees, including on family issues and religion. Continue reading...
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    YouTube apologises for mocking long videos

    Under YouTube's rules, only longer videos can earn more advertising revenue. Continue reading...
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    Covid: 16,000 coronavirus cases missed in daily figures after IT error

    Those who tested positive were told and their contacts are being traced, the prime minister says. Continue reading...
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    Grindr accounts could be easily hacked with email address

    The vulnerability was fixed before being exploited by any malicious parties, the LGBT dating app says. Continue reading...
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    Can a BBC reporter fool a face mask detector?

    Videcon has created a system that can detect when someone is wearing a mask when entering a premises. Continue reading...
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