Global Tech News
From: BBC News - Technology
The latest stories from the Technology section of the BBC News web site.
New York's financial regulator calls on firms to submit proposals to set up 'regulated' exchanges for digital currencies like Bitcoin.
Angry parents have filed a legal action against Google over the way children can make purchases from apps without their consent.
Nasa is searching for coders who can identify asteroids that may be heading directly for Earth.
Mt Gox, the troubled Japanese bitcoin exchange, wins bankruptcy protection to temporarily halt US legal action alleging fraud.
E-commerce giant eBay cuts the total compensation of its chief executive, John Donahoe, by more than half.
The next-generation Blu-Ray will be called the Archival Disc and eventually store up to 1TB of data.
US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden portrays a bleak future for the internet as he speaks via video link to the SXSW festival in Austin, Texas.
The BBC has unveiled an update to its on-demand iPlayer service, which will include several new online-only shows for "a BBC Three audience".
Google will release a software development kit later this month for developers to create smart wearable devices using its Android operating system.
Hackers have taken over the web accounts of the boss of troubled Bitcoin exchange MtGox and published data they found.
European Commission vice-president Neelie Kroes says that for billions of people around the world trust in the internet is "now missing".
Facebook's purchase of WhatsApp - one of the biggest ever tech acquisitions - runs into trouble over privacy concerns.
The banking industry's new mobile phone payments system will be launched later this year, says the Payments Council.
The world's biggest smartphone maker, Samsung, launches a free music streaming service called Milk Music.
The man singled out by a magazine as being behind the virtual currency denies any involvement.
People should not send sensitive information over public wi-fi hotspots, as data theft by hackers is rising, Europol warns.
Turkey's Prime Minister Erdogan says his government could ban Facebook and YouTube, amid leaks suggesting government corruption.
An abortion provider has been fined £200,000 for a data breach that revealed thousands of people's details to a hacker.
The eBay seller who tried to sell the MH370.com domain name for $5,000.
Smartphone apps which measure skiing speed have been criticised for encouraging dangerous behaviour on the slopes. But are they really so bad?
A business card fitted with a computer capable of playing a number of games including Tetris, plus other tech news.
Click's Kate Russell looks at sites and tools to protect photos plus other sites and apps reviewed.
Click's Kate Russell looks at apps which help you find new experiences, plus other sites and apps reviewed.
Click's Marc Cieslak reports on the new technology that immerses the viewer in sound.
Click's LJ Rich gets wired up with a brain cap to turn her thoughts into music.
The cars with vehicle to vehicle communication which could help drivers to "see" unseen hazards.
How augmented reality is aiding car design and helping drivers fix problems without a manual.
Click's Kate Russell looks at sites which check your social media presence, plus other sites and apps reviewed.
The UK's Year of Code education campaign runs into trouble
Four lives transformed by www.
Where the only rule is 'be cool'
Ultra-cheap microscope that can be printed on a sheet of paper
Microsoft's latest big budget game for PC and Xbox One is released globally this week.
How big data could help feed the world
Meet the New York model who dreams in code
Would you let a computer cook you dinner?
How data defenders are using analytics to fight hackers