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Alphabet's Google has struck a $1.1bn (£822m) deal with Taiwan's HTC to expand its smartphone business. Google will not take a stake in the firm, but will acquire a team of people who develop Pixel smartphones for the US company and receive a non-exclusive license for...read more
More than 2 million users of anti-malware tool CCleaner installed a version of the software that had been hacked to include malware. Piriform, the developer of CCleaner now owned by security firm Avast, says its download servers were compromised at some point between...read more
Microsoft has confirmed that some users of Outlook are unable to send emails or access their accounts. Hundreds of users from around Europe have commented on the website Downdetector that they have been affected by the problem. A common issue seems to be that emails...read more
A Russian-funded campaign to promote divisive social and political messages on its network has been discovered by Facebook. Approximately, £77,000 has been spent on over 3000 ads over a two year period. The adverts did not back any political figures specifically, but...read more
Emoticons were once thought to be the way forward in providing the world with a global language - one capable of crossing cultural borders. The reality, however, has proved to be rather to the contrary. Even the most familiar emoji of a grinning face, can look very...read more
NHS Lanarkshire was attacked by a new variant of Bitpaymer last week. The cyber attack led to some appointments and procedures being cancelled. Staff worked over the weekend to reinstate IT systems, and are trying to establish how the malware was able to infiltrate...read more