How to hide your Gmails from prying eyes

Here's how to check your Gmail messages can't be read by staff at external companies...

Maps reveal surprising truths about our cities

Maps can reveal some surprising truths about our cities.

Call of Duty v Fortnite

Can Call of Duty - or another forthcoming title - depose Fortnite as the most popular Battle Royale game?

Odd games machines at E3

Arcade machines for your desk and a console that plays both PlayStation and SNES games - catch up on some of E3's oddities.

Spider-Man swings into E3

The web-slinger may be back at school in the movies, but the PlayStation is getting an older Spider-Man.
Chris Foxx asked why.

Super Smash Bros Ultimate

Will Super Smash Bros Ultimate prove a knock-out hit for Nintendo's Switch? Chris Foxx puts the game through its paces at E3.

Battlefield V resists gender attacks

Battlefield V's creators stand by their decision to let gamers play as a front-line female fighter in WWII.

Sony PlayStation E3 event

A kiss, gunshots and swordplay - but was the Sony PlayStation event enough to match the Xbox's at the E3 games expo?

Xbox One E3 event

Microsoft's Xbox event marked a strong start to E3 2018.
Will Sony and Nintendo be able to keep up at the LA expo?

Tech helping the homeless

Start-ups are working on developing different ideas to help homeless people in cities across the United States. One assists homeless people in getting identification, while the other provides an easier way to donate.

Microsoft's underwater data centre

Microsoft has put its new data centre somewhere unusual... ๐ŸŒŠ

GDPR quiz: How will privacy law affect you?

Take our GDPR quiz and find out how the EU's new data privacy law will affect you

Do you know the name for the @ sign?

Did you know the @ sign dates back more than 600 years?

3 ways Singapore is tackling short-sightedness in children

Singapore is using smart watches to tackle short-sightedness in children

What is GDPR?

A new data protection law kicks in on 25 May #GDPR

LG G7 ThinQ smartphone

Brighter, louder.... better?

Facebook Dating

It looks like Facebook's relationship with Tinder is in trouble...

Snapchat Spectacles

They take better quality video and are now water resistant - but will Snapchat's new Spectacles be any less of a flop than the first edition?

The shark spotting drones

It's a case of drones v sharks on the Australian coast...

BBC Technology News

This is fun.

Bitcoin peaks become race tracks

This game lets you ride a crypto-currency wave - but beware the crashes!

Twitter is broken. If only there was another place to post social updates...

A BMW... with no-one behind the wheel

Would you be able to relax in the back seat of a self-driving car?

What men say to women gamers

Girl gamers say they get told to go "back in the kitchen" among other abuse all the time.

Hellblade: The game that won an award for coverage of mental health issues

Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice just won five Bafta Games awards! Here's our round-up of the big winners.

Bafta video games awards preview

We'll have live coverage of the video games Baftas on the BBC website's Tech page later...

Huawei's triple threat

Huawei's latest phone can "see in the dark" thanks to an unique handheld long-exposure feature...

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How VR could save your life

This technology company is helping to train doctors. ๐ŸŽฎ๐Ÿฅ

Rollerskating robot

This looks wheelie good.

Burger-flipping robot

Something to chew over...

Haier Asu smartwatch

Are wrist-worn projectors going to become a thing?

Moon to get 4G mobile network

Vodafone and Nokia plan to launch a 4G (LTE) mobile network on the Moon ๐ŸŒš

Handbag drones light up Milan catwalk

Well that's one way to carry your handbag!

Nokia phones

Nokia has another retro handset.
But will the Matrix phone make the same splash last year's 3310 revival did?

Samsung Galaxy S9

Samsung's Galaxy S9 has some fancy new features, but does it also signal that smartphone innovation is slowing down?

Dog robot beats meddling human

This door-opening dog robot can overcome human interference.

How AI has helped one woman grieve

This woman built a chatbot to enable her to talk to a virtual version of her dead friend.

Listen to the full story here:

Instagram-able art gallery

This art gallery is designed for the selfie generation.

The technology of Star Wars

Star Wars-like "holograms" could become a reality sooner than you think...

Bitcoin explained: How do cryptocurrencies work?

Everything you ever wanted to know about Bitcoin but were too afraid to ask.

(via BBC Panorama and BBC Click)

Sega Mega Drive game made the '90s way

A new game for the Sega Mega Drive (Sega Genesis) has been made the '90s way - 20 years after the console was discontinued. ๐ŸŽฎ

Obsessed with your phone battery?

What would you chat about with less than 5% battery life?


YouTube has apologised to children who saw inappropriate material on its site

Life after death?

Can you come back to life after a (very) deep freeze?

Toy rollercoaster you can ride

You can ride this toy rollercoaster, thanks to virtual reality

BBC Tomorrow's World - The Future of Artificial Intelligence from the Science Museum

Google's Eric Schmidt is being quizzed about the future of AI by the physicist Professor Brian Cox. Watch their conversation from London's Science Museum.

BBC Tomorrow's World - The Future of Artificial Intelligence from the Science Museum

Artificial Intelligence is having a remarkable impact on science, technology and peopleโ€™s lives. Watch BBC Tomorrow's World from Science Museum as Professor Brian Cox will be asking Eric Schmidt: what lies ahead for AI?

Kino-mo floating adverts

Eye candy or visual clutter?

Read and watch all our CES 2018 coverage:

The time machine camera

Start-ups have repeatedly tried and failed to convince us to wear cameras - but could a "time travel" feature finally help them catch on?