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Instagram Is Hiding Likes. Will That Reduce Anxiety?37m Updated Instagram Is Hiding Likes. Will That Reduce Anxiety?
In six countries, the company is trying out hiding the number of likes that a post receives. The goal is to reduce pressure on people.
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Will Hiding Like Counts Be Good for Instagram Users? Test Is Expanded to 6 More Countries2h Updated Will Hiding Like Counts Be Good for Instagram Users? Test Is Expanded to 6 More Countries
The social media platform theorizes that the move may reduce pressure on users.
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BBC and ITV to launch BritBox streaming service to rival Netflix4h BBC and ITV to launch BritBox streaming service to rival Netflix
The BBC and ITV have signed a deal to launch subscription service BritBox in the UK before the end of the year.
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Sorry, You Won’t Be Hovering Over Paris Anytime Soon4h Updated Sorry, You Won’t Be Hovering Over Paris Anytime Soon
Though the sky is ripe for disruption with jetpacks and flying cars, we are stuck on the ground partly because we want to be.
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4h Updated Why Are These Mice Hallucinating? Scientists Are in Their Heads
New laser technology appeared to trigger particular images in the brains of lab mice.
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5h London Underground to get full 4G coverage
Passengers will be able to make calls and go online anywhere on the Tube network by the mid-2020s.
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6h How The Times Analyzed the Migrant Center Airstrike
It seemed too outrageous that such a place would be bombed, but if it were true it might be a war crime. It was the middle of the night in Libya. How could we verify the claim?
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Mars missions and rockets: Cornwall in deep-space revolution7h Mars missions and rockets: Cornwall in deep-space revolution
Scientists at a satellite earth station in Cornwall say they will be able to provide deep-space communication facilities for missions to Mars within the next five years. 
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FaceApp Lets You ‘Age’ a Photo by Decades. Does It Also Violate Your Privacy?9h Updated FaceApp Lets You ‘Age’ a Photo by Decades. Does It Also Violate Your Privacy?
Some security concerns raised about the app at the center of a popular social media trend are exaggerated, but experts say the developer should be more transparent.
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Is Huawei a Security Threat? Vietnam Isn’t Taking Any Chances9h Updated Is Huawei a Security Threat? Vietnam Isn’t Taking Any Chances
As the world splits along U.S.-China fault lines, telecom companies in Vietnam appear to be quietly avoiding the Chinese tech giant in their 5G plans.
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Microsoft Earnings: Sales Jump 12 Percent, Fueled by Cloud13h Updated Microsoft Earnings: Sales Jump 12 Percent, Fueled by Cloud
The strong results indicate large companies are still investing in new technology, shrugging off concerns of a downturn or trade war.
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13h Hovering, gliding drone takes-off and other tech news
BBC Click's Paul Carter looks at some of the week's best technology news stories.
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13h Car parts from weeds: The future of green motoring?
The motor industry is trying to reduce its carbon footprint in a number of innovative ways.
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Calling at all stations: tube passengers to get 4G reception from next year13h Calling at all stations: tube passengers to get 4G reception from next year
4G mobile technology will launch on Jubilee line and will be extended to other lines London Underground passengers will be able to use their phones in tunnels between stations from early next year, removing one of the last major public places in Britain without phone reception and creating new challenges to commuter etiquette. Transport for London confirmed to the Guardian that 4G mobile phone technology would go live in tunnels on most of the Jubilee line from March 2020 and on other lines in the coming years.
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Despite High Hopes, Self-Driving Cars Are ‘Way in the Future’14h Updated Despite High Hopes, Self-Driving Cars Are ‘Way in the Future’
Ford and other companies say the industry overestimated the arrival of autonomous vehicles, which still struggle to anticipate what other drivers and pedestrians will do.
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Microsoft Earnings: Sales Jump as Cloud Computing Keeps Growing16h Updated Microsoft Earnings: Sales Jump as Cloud Computing Keeps Growing
Earnings growth at the software giant continued in the most recent quarter, powered by its cloud computing business.
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Microsoft Sales Jump as Cloud Computing Keeps Growing16h Microsoft Sales Jump as Cloud Computing Keeps Growing
The software giant’s recent success continued in the most recent quarter, powered by its cloud computing business.
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Microsoft Profit Surges as Cloud Computing Keeps Growing16h Microsoft Profit Surges as Cloud Computing Keeps Growing
The software giant’s recent success continued in the most recent quarter, powered by its cloud computing business.
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Microsoft Earnings: Tech Giant Keeps Focus on the Cloud18h Microsoft Earnings: Tech Giant Keeps Focus on the Cloud
Can the largest publicly traded company continue to get more out of its cloud-computing business?
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Microsoft Earnings: Tech’s Quiet Giant Keeps Its Focus on the Cloud18h Updated Microsoft Earnings: Tech’s Quiet Giant Keeps Its Focus on the Cloud
Can the largest publicly traded company continue to get more out of its cloud-computing business?
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18h Updated Qualcomm Is Fined Again by European Regulators for Antitrust Behavior
The $272 million fine is for blocking a rival chip maker from the market. It is the second time in two years that E.U. authorities have penalized Qualcomm.
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This New Liquid is Magnetic, and Mesmerizing18h This New Liquid is Magnetic, and Mesmerizing
Scientists have created “soft” magnets that can flow and change shape, and that could be a boon to medicine and robotics.
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The Sad Truth About Sleep-Tracking Devices and Apps19h Updated The Sad Truth About Sleep-Tracking Devices and Apps
Our personal tech columnist tracked his sleep for two weeks with an Apple Watch and some software. Here’s why he concluded it was a pointless exercise.
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As New Space Race Beckons, Astronauts Face Identity Crisis20h Updated As New Space Race Beckons, Astronauts Face Identity Crisis
With the private sector moving aggressively into space, NASA is no longer the only game in town for would-be space travelers.
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8 Podcasts for the Tech Curious21h 8 Podcasts for the Tech Curious
Following the latest innovations in science and technology may seem daunting, but these podcasts can help.
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Migrants to be tracked by digital IDs post-Brexit22h Migrants to be tracked by digital IDs post-Brexit
New migrants moving to the UK to work after Brexit will be given unique digital identities and have their visa applications filtered by "automated checks", according to a leaked Home Office presentation seen by Sky News.
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£212m login system on government websites may need to be ditched24h £212m login system on government websites may need to be ditched
The government's flagship digital ID programme, Verify, has been as mismanaged as Crossrail according to a review of major projects, raising questions about the Cabinet Office wasting £212m of taxpayers' money.
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FaceApp row: UK watchdog monitoring privacy concerns24h FaceApp row: UK watchdog monitoring privacy concerns
Information Commissioner’s Office says people should check how apps use their data The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is considering allegations that FaceApp, the face-ageing photo app that has gone viral, is misusing personal data. “We are aware of stories raising concerns about FaceApp and will be considering them,” a spokesperson for the information watchdog said on Thursday. “We would advise people signing up to any app to check what will happen to their personal information and not to provide any personal details until they are clear about how they will be used.”
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How the moon landings inspired a generation of game designers25h How the moon landings inspired a generation of game designers
Some of the earliest video games were influenced by the space race and created using the same computers as Nasa On 20 July 1969, before an estimated television audience of 650 million, a lunar module named Eagle touched down on the moon’s Sea of Tranquility. The tension of the landing and the
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EU fines Qualcomm £217m for forcing UK rival out of the market26h EU fines Qualcomm £217m for forcing UK rival out of the market
The European Commission has fined American chipmaker Qualcomm €242m (£217m) for abusing its market dominance with the aim of forcing British rival Icera out of the market.
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Excitement as rocket set for launch on moon landing anniversary26h Excitement as rocket set for launch on moon landing anniversary
The early bird catches the rocket, so alarms were set for 3.30am and a convoy of coaches set off from the city of Baikonur in Kazakhstan before sunrise.
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Climate change displaced 55 species from UK in last decade27h Climate change displaced 55 species from UK in last decade
A new study utilising social media images of animals online has revealed that at least 55 species in the UK have been displaced by climate change over the last decade.
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Covering Protests Where There Is a Distrust of Social Media27h Updated Covering Protests Where There Is a Distrust of Social Media
Daniel Victor, a reporter in Hong Kong, on why protesters there chose not to go after the Instagram moments while marching.
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Celebs flock to FaceApp - but what are the risks?28h Celebs flock to FaceApp - but what are the risks?
An app which artificially alters faces to make them look older has gone viral on social media over the past few days, with people rushing to download it and take part in the #FaceAppChallenge.
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29h Moon hoax? Five reasons why the landings were real
Conspiracy theories surround the Moon landings but BBC Click seeks to dispel some of the myths.
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