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WhatsApp is limiting all its members to forwarding any single message up to five times in an effort to tackle the spread of false information on the platform. This policy was introduced in India six months ago after a number of mob lynchings that were blamed on fake...read more
A report from the US Congress has revealed that credit agency Equifax's 2017 network breach (which affected 143 million people) was not spotted because of an expired software certificate. Last week, mobile operator O2 blamed a similar issue for causing a network...read more
The woman who created and sold what many recognise as the world's first word processor has died at the age of 93. Evelyn Berezin called the device the Data Secretary. She launched the product in 1971 with her company Redactron. Redactron grew from 9 employees to...read more
Two mental health chatbot apps, Wysa and Woebot, have required updates after struggling to handle reports of child sexual abuse. In tests, neither of the apps urged an apparent victim to seek emergency help. They also had problems dealing with eating disorders and...read more
Millions of smartphone users in the UK lost their data services this morning after the O2 network suffered technical problems. O2 has 25 million customers, but also provides services for the Sky, Tesco, Giffgaff and Lycamobile networks which have another seven million...read more
A cache of internal documents have been published online by a parliamentary committee - against the wishes of Facebook's chief. The emails show the firm struck secret deals to give some developers special access to user data - whilst refusing others. The files also...read more