HP’s Mini Workstation packs a really big punch

When I think about a PC that has workstation performance, I imagine a machine that comes with a massive case and lots of fans and lights.

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Apple recalls wall plug adapters used in Ireland

The technology giant has announced a voluntary recall of AC wall plug adapters after discovering they can break and create a risk of electric shock.

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AI to help Bumble detect and hide unwanted nude photos

The system will be capable of identifying inappropriate material with 98% accuracy.

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Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg turns to podcasting

The social network chief executive is hosting a tech debate podcast on Spotify.

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Children ‘should be limited to one hour of screen time per day’

The guidance, designed to help national policymakers, also includes advice on physical activity and sleep among under fives.

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Apple boss Tim Cook renews calls for technology to be regulated

Mr Cook says there have been too many examples that have ‘resulted in a great damage to society’.

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Tesla gears up for fully self-driving cars next year

Elon Musk told investors the computer to enable its electric cars to become self-driving vehicles is powered by the best processing chip in the world.

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New tech used to track down illegal mobiles in prison

For security reasons, only basic details about the technology have been released.

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Should you buy… the Rokit IO Pro 3D?

Rokit takes a fresh stab at a 3D smartphone that doesn’t require 3D-glasses.

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Anker Soundcore Liberty Air headphones a reasonably priced choice for fans of wireless headphones

I have been using Apple AirPods since they came out in 2016 and love them, but I find it amazing that it’s only in the last year or so that they have really ...

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YouTube to return to Amazon Fire TV devices

The move ends a near two-year disagreement between the companies which saw the YouTube app leave Fire TV at the start of 2018.

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Google to let Android users in EU choose browsers

Android users who open the Google Play store after the update will be given the option to install up to five search apps and five browsers.

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Some of Samsung’s new folding phones are already breaking

Journalists who received the phones to review said the Galaxy Fold screen started flickering and turning black before completely fizzling out.

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Google to introduce stricter approval checks on Android apps

Developers submitting apps to the Google Play store will be more thoroughly examined.

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Microsoft announces first ‘disc-free’ Xbox

The Xbox One S All-Digital Edition is identical to other Xbox systems but does not contain a disc drive.

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PS5 ‘to support backwards compatibility, 8K graphics and won’t be digital-only’

The lead system architect revealed the first details about the next-generation console.

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Galaxy Fold will be ‘first of many’ foldable devices, says Samsung

The €2,000 phone goes on sale in the UK on May 3 but the company is already promising more devices.

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Microsoft users' emails exposed in data breach

Microsoft has confirmed that some of its email services have been breached by hackers, with the contents of some user emails exposed by the attack.

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Virtual reality has never been more convenient, says Oculus chief

Facebook-owned Oculus says its two new headsets make it easier than ever for people to start using VR.

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Amazon ‘listens to what users say to Alexa’

The technology giant has confirmed it uses a ‘small sample’ of recordings from the voice assistant to help it improve the software’s responses.

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Watch: Robot basketball player sinks amazing long-range three-pointer

It’s equal parts impressive and terrifying.

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Police unveil new technology to combat drivers illegally using mobile phones

Bereaved families are supporting the scheme.

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Microsoft answers age-old question about removing USB storage devices from a PC

The latest version of Windows 10 no longer requires users to use the safely remove hardware feature.

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European Commission sets out guidelines for ‘trustworthy’ AI

The list of requirements for the safe use of artificial intelligence will now be tested by a number of firms.

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‘Shoddy’ security risks Westminster ban for Huawei equipment, GCHQ boss suggests

The technology giant’s involvement in Britain’s new 5G network is expected to come under scrutiny in an upcoming Government review.

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Social media bosses personally liable for harmful content under new UK rules

The Government’s Online Harms white paper includes measures such as a legal duty of care and large fines for failing to comply.

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Google drops AI ethics council a week after it’s announced

Move comes following appointment of controversial member Kay Cole James into the group.

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UK's competition watchdog to probe Nintendo Switch, PlayStation and Xbox

Auto-renewals, cancellation and refund policies will be in the spotlight.

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Loupedeck+ is the ultimate tool for digital photo fans

Noel Campion says that Loupedeck+ brings a whole new level of user-friendly control to digital photography editing.

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Snapchat announces mobile gaming platform

Snap Games will offer exclusive games to Snapchat users as a ‘new way to interact’.

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South Korea launches 5G smartphone networks ahead of schedule

Telecoms providers say 5G-enabled smartphones can download data 20 times faster than existing 4G devices.

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Facebook to explain decisions of news feed algorithms

A new tool will enable users to see how the site’s mechanisms decided to rank a post based on their Facebook habits.

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Big Issue trials ‘world’s first resellable’ magazine

A scannable QR code allows readers to pass the magazine on to others, who can scan the code to pay for it again.

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Huawei's new P30 phones are pretty as a picture

Noel Campion says the features with the P30 and P30 Pro deliver on Huawei’s vow to rewrite the rules of photography.

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Facebook ramps up efforts to protect EU elections

Political advertisers will undergo tighter controls in the lead-up to European Union elections in May.

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Twitter tells users not to fall for viral birthday prank

The trick tells users they can receive privileges or unlock colour schemes if they change their Twitter birthday.

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