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UK government urges social media users to report coronavirus ‘quack cures’ and call out peddlers of fake news in private messages as part of a five-step plan to tackle misinformation Centre...

A hoax alleging that Oprah Winfrey was arrested Tuesday night in Boca Raton on charges of human trafficking went viral on Twitter, trending overnight with keywords like "Oprah raided." The hoax...

Gyms hold virtual workout sessions online to avoid the spread of coronavirus and help British people in self-isolation stay fit Fitness studios and health centres are closing doors and taking classes...

Scientists create a digital map of 200-foot crater in Bikini Atoll caused by first-ever underwater nuclear explosion in 1946 US military test A  massive crater still punctuates the Bikini Atoll after...

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he would press ahead with new taxes on U.S internet giants like Facebook and Google, putting him at odds with U.S. President Trump who...

Google launches six new apps to encourage users to spend less time on their smartphones Six new Android apps will let users set limits on how they use their smartphones  Users cab track how often they...

Fruity, woody, or minty! ‘Digital smells’ sent via electrodes placed inside your nose could let you transmit ODOURS in messaging and dating apps Researchers claim to have created fruity, woody...

As kids start to develop their online presence, it’s important for parents to lay the ground rules for exploring the internet and becoming a responsible user. While it’s easy (too easy, really)...

Apple smartens up Siri and unveils the future of iOS with ‘screen time’ update designed to make people use their gadgets LESS Apple’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference kicked off...

Big Brother-style digital license plates that let police track your EVERY move are being rolled out in California City of Sacramento has started to trial 24 digital licence plates on the road  The futuristic...

Researchers found our thirst to keep friends, colleagues and relatives up to date with every aspect of our lives comes at a cost. In fact, 47 per cent wish they could permanently delete aspects of their...