Sony and Microsoft focus on price
Yesterday » 8:02:12
Sony and Microsoft reveal mid-range smartphones with features previously reserved for their top handsets at Mobile World Congress.
VIDEO: How tidal lagoon power plants work
Yesterday » 7:57:10
The BBC's Roger Harrabin has been to the site of one of six tidal lagoons planned in the UK to see how it would work.
Thorntons sees sales and profit fall
Yesterday » 7:55:32
Thorntons reports a fall in both sales and profits for the half year in what it described as a "disappointing" overall performance.
Google camera zips along rainforest
Yesterday » 6:55:34
Google flew one of its Street View cameras down a zip wire in the Amazon rainforest to capture new images of the forest canopies.
UK to pioneer lagoon power plants
Yesterday » 3:58:02
Plans to generate electricity from the world's first series of tidal lagoons are unveiled in the UK, with sites proposed in Wales, Somerset and Cumbria.
VIDEO: Samsung pins hopes on curvy phone
Yesterday » 3:00:00
Samsung unveils a new flagship smartphone, with a screen that curves at both sides, at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.
China's shares rise after rate cut
Yesterday » 2:34:23
Shares in China were higher on Monday after the mainland's central bank unexpectedly cut interest rates at the weekend for the second time since November.
Has globalisation fundamentally slowed?
Yesterday » 1:55:59
Has globalisation fundamentally slowed?
First tree seeds for Doomsday vault
Yesterday » 1:39:48
The Svalbard "Doomsday" seed vault, which protects the world's food crops, accepts its first consignment of seeds from forest tree species.
Tories promise 200,000 starter homes
Yesterday » 1:13:00
Some 200,000 "starter homes" will be made available to first-time buyers in England by 2020 if the Tories win May's general election, David Cameron is to promise.
How do you solve a problem like the 'Beefalo'?
Yesterday » 0:26:21
The hybrid animal causing havoc in the Grand Canyon
'Flying donkeys' coming to Africa
Yesterday » 0:07:56
Can cargo drones help plug Africa's transport gap?
The art-loving property developer
Yesterday » 0:07:18
The Argentine who made a fortune and opened his own museum
VIDEO: Argentina's art-loving property magnate
Yesterday » 0:07:11
Eduardo Costantini has built large swathes of Buenos Aires, but it is his art collection that is his passion.
Are humans getting cleverer?
Yesterday » 0:03:55
Are people getting more intelligent?
Excessive salaries 'damage' UK firms
Yesterday » 0:02:36
Public anger over the size of top executives' salaries is damaging the reputation of UK firms, according to a survey of business leaders.
Oligarch faces North Sea deal block
Yesterday » 3:54:43
The UK government says it will block the sale of 12 North Sea oil and gas fields to Russian oligarch Mikhail Fridman.
Lib Dems want extra £1bn bank levy
Yesterday » 2:26:53
Lib Dem Treasury Secretary Danny Alexander is calling for an extra £1bn tax on Britain's banks to help pay off the deficit.
Sturgeon calls for wind power boost
01 Mar 2015 7:58:26
UK government budgets for offshore wind are unlikely to support Scotland's future ambitions to develop the industry, the first minister says.
VIDEO: Astronauts brave week's third spacewalk
01 Mar 2015 7:18:44
Two American astronauts have ventured out on a spacewalk for the third time in a week, to install cables on the International Space Station.
HTC to sell virtual reality headsets
01 Mar 2015 5:33:48
HTC reveals it is to sell a virtual reality headset featuring tracking technology developed by video games firm Valve.
MH370 teams trial long-haul tracking
01 Mar 2015 5:32:28
Three countries are to trial a new method of tracking planes, which could help avoid incidents like the disappearance of flight MH370.
Huawei and LG unveil smartwatches
01 Mar 2015 4:12:25
LG unveils a smartwatch that can make calls without being paired to a phone, while Huawei unveils its first Android Wear watch.
VIDEO: Varoufakis: Repaying IMF is priority
01 Mar 2015 2:59:44
The Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis has promised his country will make repaying its debts to the International Monetary Fund its main priority.
East Coast rail back in private hands
01 Mar 2015 5:08:14
Services on the East Coast rail route between London and Scotland return to private hands after more than five years in the public sector.