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Future of the net debated in Brazil
Tensions emerge ahead of a meeting being held in Sao Paulo, Brazil, to discuss changes to the way the internet is governed.
Google refunding buyers of fake app
Google is refunding people who bought a fake anti-virus app through its Google Play store.
Russian social network founder fired
The founder of Russian social network VKontakte says he has been fired and that his site has been taken over by allies of President Putin.
Airbnb in court over housing laws
Airbnb, the website that lets people rent their homes to holidaymakers, is to appear at the Supreme Court in New York.
'World's fastest' lift to be built
Hitachi says it will install a lift capable of reaching speeds of 72km/h (45mph) into a skyscraper in Guangzhou, southern China.
Reddit revolt over censored posts
Reddit downgrades the status of its technology section after it emerges that many popular terms had been banned from its headlines.
UK scares sports piracy site offline
One of the biggest sports file-sharing sites closes down after a UK police force warns its operators that they could face jail.
Netflix reports rise in profits
Internet streaming video service Netflix reports profits of $53m during the first quarter, and says it will soon increase subscription prices.
VIDEO: Aircraft factory's technology role
The East Yorkshire aircraft factory which used to make Hawk trainer jets is now developing high technology projects.
Facebook boss wants women to act
Facebook's highest-ranked woman says women need to take action to create a more equal world.
Whedon releases new film on demand
Avengers director Joss Whedon surprises fans by releasing his latest film online on the same night as its US premiere.
SpaceX launches station cargo flight
US company SpaceX launches its latest re-supply mission to the International Space Station, sending up a Dragon freighter to rendezvous with the orbiting platform on Sunday.
German media boss criticises Google
In an open letter to Google's Eric Schmidt the boss of German publishing firm Axel Springer says it is afraid of the search giant.
Teachers angry at online insults
Online social media is being misused to insult, intimidate and smear staff in schools, says a teachers' union.
HMRC 'plans to share personal data'
Taxpayers' personal financial data could be shared with private firms and researchers, Revenue & Customs says, despite concerns over privacy and security.
Kim Dotcom wins back cars and cash
Kim Dotcom, the multimillionaire founder of closed file-sharing site Megaupload, has won back cars, cash and property seized in a January 2012 raid.
Cyborg glasses express fake emotions
A Japanese researcher creates glasses that show computer-generated eyes that express emotions so that the wearer does not need to bother.
Graphene 'made with kitchen blender'
Scientists have outlined how they managed to make the wonder material graphene using a kitchen blender.
VIDEO: Hackathon brings new sounds to life
LJ Rich visits Music Tech Fest's 24hr hackathon where people come together to collaboratively create new instruments and sounds.
VIDEO: Turning the world into an orchestra
Spencer Kelly tests out Mogees- a device linked to your smartphone which turns objects into musical instruments.
VIDEO: The return of 'bedroom' programming
Developer Lucas Pope explains how he created the award-winning game Papers, Please.
VIDEO: Actress writes her own happy ending
A woman pioneer in the digital space talks about using technology to create acting opportunities that wouldn't otherwise exist.
VIDEO: Robot chefs take over restaurant
A restaurant in China has started serving food that's been prepared by robots.
VIDEO: Autistic workers get chance to shine
Autistic people have historically struggled to find and keep jobs, but with as many as one in 68 American children being diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder. The Specialists Guild, a non-profit group in San Francisco, is working to prepare people with autism for jobs in the technology industry.
VIDEO: Is this India's first social media election?
Indian elections are under way, and most parties are using the internet to try and woo voters. Is this India's first social media election?
VIDEO: Facebook targets small business
Chief operating officer of Facebook Sheryl Sandberg has been speaking to business executives from the UK and Ireland in Dublin.
VIDEO: Netflix dominates streaming market
Netflix now accounts for more than half the video streamed over the internet.
VIDEO: The quest to perfect digital pianos
Click meets Joe Ierardi, a man who is trying to create the most realistic sounding piano synthesiser.
VIDEO: Hands-on with Microsoft's Cortana
Meet the brains behind Windows Phone's Cortana
Back to the future with Isaac Asimov
What 2014 looked like 50 years ago
The trouble with technology stocks
Are investors calling time on tech stocks?
10 strange things on Taobao
Ten strange things found on China's online marketplace
Big risk for small firms losing data
Guarding against bugs, hackers and natural disasters
Netflix battles for big budget TV
The battle for exclusive online TV shows
In pictures: Beijing Auto Show
The world's top carmakers at the Beijing Auto Show
Where Wall Street met Silicon Valley
Two cultures collide at the online retail giant
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