World High Tech News

Google and UC Berkeley to create movie from eclipse images

The pictures of the total solar eclipse will also be used to study the Sun's outermost atmosphere.

Silk Road: Google search unmasked Dread Pirate Roberts

The man who beat the FBI to identify the mastermind of global online drugs market Silk Road.

Lele Tao: The 'online goddess' who earns $450k a year

24-year-old live streamer Lele Tao has one million fans, mostly young men. The first of a three-part series.

Australia blocks another 59 popular pirate sites

The latest court decision brings the total of blocked domains to 340.

Chinese 'cyber-court' launched for online cases

The court will specialise in internet-related cases as the number of online disputes rises.

Reddit launches its own video hosting platform

One of the world's largest websites has not let users post their own videos directly before.

Google's stance on neo-Nazis 'dangerous', says EFF

A digital rights group criticises action taken by Google, GoDaddy and Cloudflare against the Daily Stormer.

Kit Kat accused of copying Atari game Breakout

Nestle's marketing mimics the 1970s Atari computer game Breakout, a court case alleges.

‘Robotarium’ gives anyone access to robots, and other news

BBC Click's Nick Kwek looks at some of the best of the week's technology news stories.

Infosys chief executive Vishal Sikka resigns

Vishal Sikka says the "continuous drumbeat of distractions" contributed to his decision to resign.