MWC 2017: Google brings Assistant to more Android phones
Yesterday » 2:47:07
Google's digital assistant will soon be available on other firm's smartphones running the latest versions of Android.
MWC 2017: LG G6 phone wants to run two apps at once
Yesterday » 2:28:32
LG's latest flagship phone is designed to run two apps simultaneously on its elongated screen but abandons the firm's previous modular ambitions.
MWC 2017: LG G6 phone is made for split-screen apps
Today » 2:03:56
LG abandons the modular design of its last flagship phone and unveils the G6 with an unusual-sized display.
Taliban leader urges Afghans to plant more trees
Yesterday » 1:46:26
In a statement, Hibatullah Akhundzada says more trees are needed "for the beautification of Earth".
Warren Buffett upbeat on US business growth
Yesterday » 1:22:32
Billionaire investor Warren Buffett backs US businesses to continue to create "mind-boggling" wealth.
Yesterday » 1:54:38
With no end in sight to its debt crisis, poverty-weary Greeks are taking matters into their own hands.
UK to pledge £17.3m for robotics research
Yesterday » 1:38:30
More than £17m will be made available for robotics research carried out by British universities.
Yesterday » 0:57:32
A blind man who narrowly escaped death has developed software he hopes will give blind people independence.
MWC 2017: Blackberry revives classic keyboard phone
Yesterday » 0:18:56
Chinese phone-maker TCL hopes to revive the brand and its physical keyboard phones.
Barclays apologises for cash machine and debit card faults
25 Feb 2017 7:56:12
The bank says it has now fixed problems with cash machines, in-store payments and phone banking.
Island that inspired National Trust finally given to group
25 Feb 2017 1:07:36
The island that inspired the National Trust has finally been gifted to the conservation charity.
How do you move an oil platform from China to the UK?
25 Feb 2017 0:46:23
A semi-submersible ship carrying an oil platform is going from Shengsi County in China to the North Sea Oil Field in the UK.
Will a twelve-sided one pound coin beat the fakers?
25 Feb 2017 9:26:03
Will the UK's new twelve-sided one pound coin beat the fakers?
HMRC rejects tax avoidance criticism
25 Feb 2017 2:46:36
Chair of the Treasury select committee questions tax office approach to avoidance investigations.
New UN climate chief: 'Action on warming unstoppable'
25 Feb 2017 2:08:12
The UN’s new climate chief says she is confident, despite concerns about President Trump's policies.
'The pips are squeaking!'
24 Feb 2017 1:44:16
A selection of independent shopkeepers with distinctive shops explain how they will be hit by business rate revaluation in England.
Lesotho's 'pilot' fruit and flower farm
24 Feb 2017 1:42:21
As part of a World Bank pilot programme, smallholders in Lesotho have been offered a stake in a commercial venture.
VW cracks down on executive pay after diesel scandal
24 Feb 2017 0:46:49
German car maker returns to profit and posts record sales in 2016 despite emissions testing furore.
East Africa to track trucks from Mombasa port to stop theft
24 Feb 2017 9:40:58
Uganda, Kenya and Rwanda adopt a truck-tracking system to prevent theft and speed up goods in transit.
Apple checking 'exploding' iPhone video
24 Feb 2017 8:43:45
A video of a smoking iPhone 7 Plus has gone viral on Twitter - Apple is investigating.
'Good vibration' hand pumps boost Africa's water security
24 Feb 2017 7:52:36
The simple up-and-down motion of hand pumps could help scientists secure a key water source for 200 million people in Africa.
BA cabin crew to stage a new seven-day strike over pay
24 Feb 2017 7:30:11
The Unite union announces further industrial action from 3 March in the continuing BA pay dispute.
Pensioners sold wrong annuities to get thousands in redress
24 Feb 2017 6:02:11
Prudential and Standard Life are to pay compensation to thousands of pensioners sold the wrong annuities.
The data behind Hollywood's sexism | Stacy Smith
24 Feb 2017 5:50:04
Where are all the women and girls in film? Social scientist Stacy Smith analyzes how the media underrepresents and portrays women -- and the potentially destructive effects those portrayals have on viewers. She shares hard data behind gender bias in Hollywood, where on-screen males outnumber females three to one (and behind-the-camera workers fare even worse.)
Boeing to open factory in South Yorkshire
24 Feb 2017 3:54:08
The facility near Rotherham will produce high-tech aircraft components.