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Fortnite streamer Ninja ‘disgusted’ as dormant Twitch page promotes porn

Fortnite streamer Ninja has reacted angrily after his dormant Twitch profile was used to promote a channel showcasing pornography. The 28-year-old, whose real name is...

Facebook confirms ‘news tab’ being launched in US as it seeks...

Facebook has confirmed it will be launching a "news tab" in the US following reports it has begun to contact media companies to license...

Huawei announces own operating system HarmonyOS as Android ban looms

Huawei has announced its own home-made operating system called HarmonyOS at the company's developer conference in China. HarmonyOS will eventually work across personal computers, smartwatches,...

Maggots can jump distances 40 times their size – but only...

Jumping without legs may sound as absurd as flying without wings, but it turns out maggots are capable of leaping upwards of 12cm. The...

Clothes that grow: 10 bold ideas to reduce ocean plastics

Microbeads made from plants not plastic and clothes that stretch as a baby grows are some of the ideas to be awarded a slice...

Instagram bans marketing company tracking users’ locations

Instagram has banned a marketing company called Hyp3r which was saving location data attached to users' stories so it could track their real-world movements. Although...

TfL takes Oyster system offline after customer accounts accessed

Transport for London (TfL) has taken its Oyster system offline to protect customers' data after discovering accounts had been accessed by criminals. According to TfL,...

Tea, coffee and other caffeinated drinks may increase migraine risk

Drinking three cups of tea or coffee a day can increase migraine risk, researchers have found. In a study by The Migraine Trust, those who...

Loot box drop rates to be disclosed for Sony, Microsoft and...

Three major gaming console makers will require publishers to declare the drop rates for any loot boxes on their games from next year, amid...

Supermassive black hole found to be 40 billion times bigger than...

A supermassive black hole has been found to be up to nine times larger than previously expected - making it one of the biggest-ever...

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