Gamergate victim starts help site

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Zoe Quinn, who was the victim of harassment during at the height of the Gamergate furore, wants to help others prevent online attacks before they start. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

WhatsApp bans unofficial app users

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WhatsApp acts to stop downloads of a third-party service, WhatsApp Plus, and locks out people who used it from its chat platform. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Arrest of Silk Road 2.0 suspect

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Man arrested in Seattle for allegedly helping to run Silk Road 2.0, an online marketplace for drugs and other illicit activities. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Wireless charging: How will it work?

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Starbucks introducing wire-free phone charging at 10 London stores could reduce awkward seating plans in search for sockets. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Google and Fidelity invest in SpaceX

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Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) has raised $1bn (£659m) in funding from tech giant Google and Fidelity Investments, the firm said on Tuesday. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Tech firms support computing lessons

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Google and O2 are amopng supporters of £3.6m drive to teach computing skills in primary schools in England, the education secretary is to announce. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

IBM quarterly earnings take a hit

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Earnings for the world’s largest technology services company, IBM, slumped in the fourth quarter as it moved away from its hardware business. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

BBC News app revamp rolled out

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The BBC News app undergoes its biggest changes since its launch in 2010 as part of an effort to provide a more personalised service. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Netflix shares up on strong earnings

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Shares in internet TV streaming service Netflix jump over 12% in after-hours trading after the company reports better-than-expected fourth quarter earnings. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology