Countries around the world braced Monday for the spread of a massive ransomware cyberattack crippling thousands of computers at banks, hospitals and government institutions. Here’s what we know so far: WHAT’S THE LATEST? Computers booting up to start the workweek might continue the spread of “WannaCry,” a ransomware attack where hackers lock down a computer […]
From the a pair of Bluetooth headphones to a Bluetooth enabled padlock, the BBC Travel Show’s Tommy Sandhu looks at some of the latest travel gadgets.
Scientists at Sussex University say they are close to building a large scale quantum computer. The technology is thought to be a game changer since quantum computers could solve in milliseconds problems estimated to take even the fastest supercomputer millions of years. Professor Winfreid Hensinger explains.
Three mobile phone apps that help users block spam calls have been building up searchable databases of people’s names and phone numbers – sometimes without their permission. A report from Hong Kong investigative news agency Factwire found that apps CM Security, Sync.ME and Truecaller have built up databases with billions of people’s phone numbers – […]