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Potential for esports to be medal event at Olympic Games

Chip maker Intel has been in talks with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on the potential for esports to join the Games. The body responsible...

Russia requires Tinder to hand over users’ data on demand

Russia has told dating app Tinder to store its users' data and be prepared to hand it over on demand to its national intelligence...

Heart patches and new blood test lead pioneering heart failure treatments

Scientists have developed a blood test which detects heart failure at an early stage, and heart patches which could repair damaged hearts after attacks. The...

Facebook and Google stocks dive on fears of competition probe

Shares in Facebook and Google's parent were among tech stocks to be bruised on growing investor fears of US investigations into whether they misuse...

‘Sign-in with Apple’ latest privacy challenge for Google and Facebook

Apple's privacy-focused consumer branding has been bolstered with a new login service which will restrict advertiser's access to consumer data. Sign in with Apple will...

Apple charging $999 for its new computer stand

Apple will charge consumers $999 just for the stand for its new computer monitor - as much as a new iPhone XS. Reports from the...

Apple expected to close iTunes in face of Spotify challenge

Apple is expected to announce the end of its flagship music app iTunes today during its worldwide developers conference (WWDC). The move, reported by Bloomberg,...

Coffee fans can drink 25 cups a day without heart worries,...

Coffee addicts can pour another cup - or three - after a new study found it doesn't appear to have a bad effect on...

Met Police need huge IT upgrade to ensure legal facial recognition

Huge investment will be needed to upgrade police IT systems to ensure the use of facial recognition technology is legal, Sky News has learnt. Metropolitan...

Parasitic brain worm infections prompt Hawaii alert

Hawaii has issued a warning to visitors after a number of people were infected by parasitic worms which burrow into the brain The parasitic worm...

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