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AmazonSmile closes: Charities say they will suffer
Amazon will soon close its charity scheme that allows people to donate by shopping.
January 28, 2023 1:34am UTC

Lockdowns linked to tenfold rise in child sex imagery
A charity says its data highlights how predators took advantage of the worldwide Covid-19 situation.
January 27, 2023 12:51am UTC

Warning over risky electric blankets sold online
The consumer rights group Which? found products being sold online that could cause electric shocks.
January 27, 2023 12:05am UTC

US hacks back against Hive ransomware crew
The US Department of Justice says its operation against the cyber gang was a 21st Century stakeout.
January 26, 2023 8:41pm UTC

Donald Trump to be allowed back on to Facebook and Instagram
The social media firm Meta said the former US president's suspension will end "in the coming weeks".
January 26, 2023 10:44am UTC

Twitter sued over antisemitic posts left online
Two groups in Germany claim the social network has betrayed users' trust.
January 25, 2023 5:08pm UTC

Iranian and Russian hackers targeting politicians and journalists, warn UK officials
Politicians and journalists are being targeted with espionage attacks, the UK government is warning.
January 26, 2023 12:38am UTC

Microsoft says services have recovered after widespread outage
Tens of thousands of users of Outlook and Teams were affected earlier on Wednesday.
January 25, 2023 4:32pm UTC

US accuses Google of 'driving out' ad rivals
A federal lawsuit alleges the tech giant's anti-competitive actions mean more websites need paywalls.
January 24, 2023 8:51pm UTC

Elon Musk says Tesla tweet was genuine in fraud case
The billionaire is accused of defrauding investors after a tweet claiming he had support for a deal.
January 24, 2023 7:49pm UTC