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Bitcoin tops £5,000 in value

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption For the first time ever, Bitcoin has hit £5,000 in value The price of Bitcoin has surpassed £5,000 per coin – a new record. While it is a historic moment of sorts, Bitcoin is usually compared to the dollar. The virtual currency peaked at ...

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On Russia, tech doesn’t know what it doesn’t know

While the Senate has spent the better part of a year making sense of Russia’s actions to influence the 2016 election, tech made quick work of its own analysis — or so it thinks. The glacial pace of Congress is often criticized, particularly contrasted to the tech industry, which still ...

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Simon’s Cat game app showed adult bite advert

Image copyright Strawdog Publishing Image caption The Simon’s Cat game requires players to connect matching coloured treats The UK’s advertising watchdog has intervened after an adult advert was shown within a video game app popular with children. The pop-up ad featured a “temporary tattoo” that looked like a deep bite ...

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Apple releases iOS 11.1 with shiny new emojis

New emojis. Do you need to hear anything else? Apple just released an iOS update. iOS 11.1 is the first feature update for iOS 11. It adds a couple of new things, starting with dozens of new emojis. Apple already previewed some of the new emojis, but they are now ...

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