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In a bid to stop false feedback, Amazon has placed a limit on the number of reviews a week shoppers can leave on the site. People can now write only five reviews a week of items not bought via the online store. The change is Amazon's latest step in its battle to...read more
A ship dragging its anchor on the seabed in the English Channel has cut the three main internet cables to the Channel Islands overnight. Broadband speeds are expected to be slower as a result and telecom company JT said it could take up to a week to repair. Engineers...read more
Deutsche Telekom has confirmed up to 900,000 customers have had their broadband service cut off following a possible hack of its hardware. The number fell to 400,00 as security measures were implemented. Internet access, phone connections and TV reception for those...read more
Telecoms regulator Ofcom has ordered BT to legally separate from its Openreach division - which runs the broadband infrastructure. It wants Openreach to become a distinct company with its own board, with non-executives and a chairperson not affiliated with BT. Ofcom...read more
A Chinese firm, Beijing LingLong, has unveiled the country's first voice-activated smart home speaker - its answer to Amazon's Echo and Google's Home. The Ding Dong uses voice interaction to do tasks such as playing music and switching on home appliances. The device...read more
A link to a video, which when watched slows down any iPhone until it crashes, is being used as the latest iPhone crash prank. The video from the Sina Weibo-backed video-sharing app Miaopai plays normally in the iPhone's video player, but once the video is finished it...read more