World High Tech News

Gamer predicts that eSports is going to be 'bigger than soccer'

A day in the life of Travis "Castaway" Waters, the South African who gets paid to play video games.

UK seeks future cyber-security stars

UK initiatives aim to get young people choosing a career in cyber-security to close a looming skills gap.

Tech to cut young drivers' insurance bills

Which is the best insurance technology for young drivers: Black box or dash cam?

Apple delays launch of smart speaker

The HomePod will now go on release in early 2018 as the gadget still needs work, said Apple.

Visibility poor

A shortage of weather data is holding back many African economies. Some start-ups are changing this.

Net filters help avoid dodgy domains

Consumers can get help to spot domains that are known to be used by phishing gangs and cyber-thieves

Germany bans children's smartwatches

Telecoms regulator says kids' smartwatches are spying devices and are to be banned under German law.

Unilad Facebook account blocked

The Facebook account for viral news website Unilad has been deleted.

Gamers' anger halts Star Wars Battlefront II payments

EA temporarily suspends in-game purchases as it does not want controversy to "overshadow" its game.

Tesla shows off new truck and surprise Roadster

Tesla shows off a long awaited truck, but surprises with its new Roadster sports car.