Lost chunk of historic computer found

By GIXnews

Efforts to recreate one of the earliest computers are aided by the recovery of a part of the original machine, which had been bought to create bookshelves. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Broadband funds unbalanced, MPs say

By GIXnews

A voucher scheme which helps companies access faster broadband should be extended to rural areas, according to a group of MPs. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Warning over new Facebook malware

By GIXnews

Security experts warn Facebook users to beware updating a fake Flash player which pops up during a preview of a pornographic video. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

‘Innocent’ on police photos database

By GIXnews

Police forces have uploaded up to 18 million “mugshots” to a facial recognition database, many of them of innocent people, Newsnight learns. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

New bid to revive ‘snoopers’ charter’

By GIXnews

A cross-party group of peers is to launch a fresh attempt to revive a “snoopers’ charter” in the draft counter-terrorism bill currently in Parliament. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Mobile firms to cut voice dead zones

By GIXnews

Mobile operators commit to providing better voice and text coverage to remote areas of the UK, following pressure from the government. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

BMW fixes lock security flaw

By GIXnews

BMW has patches a security flaw that left more than 2 million cars, including Rolls Royce and Mini models, open to hackers Read more here:: BBC News – Technology