YouTuber Joey Graceffa: I’ve learnt to brush off hate

The YouTuber appears at London’s first VidCon conference this weekend to offer words of wisdom to aspiring video makers.

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Suit yourself with many faces of Sony wena

Noel Campion says Sony has created something for everyone with the five watch face options of the wena

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Call of Duty publisher Activision Blizzard to lay off hundreds of staff

Around 770 people could lose their jobs, despite achieving record revenue in 2018.

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Twitter boss admits it needs to improve help for victims of abuse

Chief executive Jack Dorsey says fixing the health of conversation on the platform is a top priority.

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Huawei hits back at US over boycott suggestions

One of the company’s rotating chairmen accused the US of a ‘geopolitical campaign’ against the tech firm.

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Single wave energy device could power 100 homes, experts claim

A team at the University of Edinburgh has been working with researchers in Italy to develop the new renewable energy system.

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Instagram removes gay Muslim comic strips after Indonesia warning

The Ministry of Communications said the account under the username Alpatuni was pornographic.

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Machine designed to win debates loses to human

Project Debater AI system failed to convince the audience of its side to an argument.

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Huawei blames ‘jealousy’ for cybersecurity criticism

The Chinese firm has suggested its place as a market leader in 5G technology could be behind scrutiny of the company.

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Fitbit releases new health tracker – but you won’t be able to buy it

New Fitbit Inspire will only be available to corporate employees and health insurance members.

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Facebook acquires AI shopping startup

GrokStyle had clients including Ikea on its roster.

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Twitter reports revenue growth but monthly users fall in financial results

The social media site also reported an increase in daily users.

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Apple releases software update to fix FaceTime bug

A flaw in Group FaceTime calls enabled users to eavesdrop on those they were calling even before they answered the phone.

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TechNow: Huawei’s Watch GT really is the smart choice

Noel Campion says Huawei Watch GT will keep you punctual, rested and healthy for a very reasonable price.

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Internet Explorer not suitable as main browser: Microsoft security boss

Chris Jackson said the software should be seen as a ‘compatibility solution’ and not a default browser.

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Apple warns app developers over use of screen recording features

The tech giant has told developers to stop or disclose their use of ‘session replay’ tools to prevent facing removal from its App Store.

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Premier League trio to use Intel’s 3D 360-degree replay technology

Arsenal, Liverpool and Manchester City are to install Intel True View, which uses 38 high-tech cameras to create 3D replays.

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Facebook Messenger users can now ‘unsend’ messages

The delete message feature is being rolled out to all users after previously being revealed as only being accessible to founder Mark Zuckerberg.

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World’s most advanced bionic hand with touch developed with UK experts.

A Swedish woman will be able to take the hand home in the next few months.

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Mark Zuckerberg defends Facebook as he celebrates firm’s 15th birthday

The social network’s founder has accused media and business of being overly critical of the company.

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Xiaomi hits the ground running with quality phone

Noel Campion welcomes the arrival of Xiaomi to the Irish market, and likes the Chinese firm’s Mi Mix 2S phone.

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Xiaomi gives your fitness a New Year lift at a nice price

Noel Campion enjoys the health kick from wearing Xiaomi’s smartwatch and very affordable new fitness band.

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Instagram boss says site is 'not yet where it needs to be' on self harm images

Instagram boss Adam Mosseri has said the social media platform is "not yet where it needs to be" on its handling of content around self-harm and suicide.

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Apple to issue fixed Group FaceTime update next week

iPhone maker apologises and says it takes the security of its products ‘extremely seriously’.

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Ranking tool improves rating for Mail Online after labelling it ‘untrustworthy’

NewsGuard said it had updated and improved its rating of the news site following discussions with an executive.

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Facebook’s internal apps stop working after Apple blocks access

The social network has confirmed its internal apps used by employees to test new features have stopped working after Apple cut off the firm’s access.

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Google to start dismantling Google+ from next week

The failed social network will close to consumers entirely on April 2.

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Which country is waiting to be re-connected to Facebook and YouTube?

Work is under way to repair the sea cable connecting the Pacific nation to the world.

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MIT creates Jenga-playing robot

The robotic arm uses cameras and sensors to understand tower stability and learn which block is best to remove.

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Social media users blame victims for online abuse, study finds

But the research also shows if a user is deemed physically or socially attractive, they are less likely to be blamed.

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Samsung to replace plastic packaging with sustainable materials

The Korean technology giant says it will begin replacing plastics in packaging with recycled and sustainable materials during the first half of 2019.

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Facebook closing down Moments photo organising app

The app will no longer be available from February 25.

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Amazon has launched its own autonomous delivery robots on wheels

Six Amazon Scout systems will be out and about in a neighbourhood not far from the web retailer’s HQ in Seattle.

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Jaguar Land Rover tests self-driving pod that projects light to show intentions

The aim is to improve the public’s trust in autonomous vehicles.

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Indonesia's first official drone delivers supplies to village school

China's largest retailer and the world's third largest internet internet company, JD.com, announced the completion of Indonesia’s first government approved ...

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Google quiz designed to help people spot phishing emails

The quiz shows users a range of email scenarios and asks them to identify if the message is real or an attempt at phishing.

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Amazon founder's rocket launches into space

The company Blue Origin, headed by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, has launched its rocket into space for the tenth time.

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Facebook agrees to donate £3m to Citizens Advice over scam adverts

The social network has agreed to donate £3 million to Citizens Advice and create a new specialist scam advert reporting tool.

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Artificial intelligence could cut chest X-ray process time, study claims

Researchers have developed a new AI system they say can spot abnormalities in X-rays and understand how urgently they need to be flagged.

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