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Apple to hold virtual event on September 15

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TikTok working to remove suicide video clips

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Lessons learned from ‘frantic, difficult months’ creating Covid app – NHSX boss

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Matt Hancock calls for more technology and data use in the NHS

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Call for creation of ministerial position to help boost electric vehicle sales

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Xbox confirms Series S compact next-gen console

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Robots found to improve mental health and loneliness in older people – study

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Italy investigates Apple, Google and Dropbox over cloud storage services

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Government announces £32m in R&D funding for futuristic healthcare projects

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Six out of 10 teachers fear for pupils’ safety online post-lockdown – survey


Apple delays debut of anti-tracking tool in iPhone software

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Record number of girls apply for NCSC cybersecurity courses

Migrant Channel crossing incidents

People-smugglers using social media to organise migrant crossings, MPs told

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Facebook moves to target misinformation before US presidential election

Lumi Nova mobile game for anxiety in children

Mobile game to help with anxiety in children receives medical approval

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Social networks ‘failed to remove 95% of anti-vaccine misinformation reported’

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Facebook India bosses grilled over alleged bias

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‘Police log more than 10,000 online child sex crimes in a year for first time’