‘A SWEATSHOP IN THE UK': HOW THE COST OF LIVING CRISIS TRIGGERED WALKOUTS AT AMAZON

Inside the protests taking place at the online giant which is accused of exploiting workers and awarding derisory pay offers Amazon...

WHY IS THE RESERVE BANK OF AUSTRALIA EXPLORING DIGITAL CURRENCY OPTIONS?

The RBA is looking into the idea of a central bank digital currency as cryptocurrencies continue to gain popularity Follow our Australia...

 
 
 

AMAZON AND WAITROSE BAN CUSTOMER FOR COMPLAINTS AND RETURNING TOO MUCH

Big online retailers are barring shoppers - sometimes for reasons they don't understand Retailers can bar shoppers for - in their view...

‘DATA VOID': GOOGLE TO STOP GIVING ANSWERS TO SILLY QUESTIONS

Search engine updates ‘featured snippets' to reduce the number of often comical errors it makes Google will stop giving snappy answers...

 
 
 

NHS RANSOMWARE ATTACK: WHAT HAPPENED AND HOW BAD IS IT?

Cyber-attacks on health bodies appear to be on the rise again after a hiatus early in the pandemic • Fears for patient data after attack...

BEST PODCASTS OF THE WEEK: THE TRUTH ABOUT EMILIANO SALA'S TRAGIC PLANE CRASH

In this week's newsletter: The BBC's Kayley Thomas pieces together the Argentinian striker's final hours in Transfer: The Emiliano...

 
 
 

CELESTE MOUNTJOY: THE 10 FUNNIEST THINGS I HAVE EVER SEEN

From Jeff Goldblum as the Big Bad Wolf to an incident involving Fabio and a goose, the illustrator filthyratbag shares the things that...

ELON MUSK'S TWITTER LAWSUIT: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Tesla CEO has sold $7bn worth of shares in the carmaker in case he loses his bid to walk away from the $44bn takeover Elon Musk did...

 
 
 

SELF-GENERATED SEXUAL ABUSE OF CHILDREN AGED SEVEN TO 10 RISES TWO-THIRDS

Disturbing global trend should be ‘entirely preventable', says Internet Watch Foundation head Incidents of children aged between seven...

GOOGLE HIT BY WORLDWIDE OUTAGE AS USERS REPORT SEARCH ENGINE DOWN

Users also reported problems with Gmail, Google maps and Google images Get our free news app , morning email briefing and daily news...

 
 
 

HAVE THE TECH GIANTS FINALLY HAD THEIR BUBBLE BURST? I'D HATE TO SPECULATE | JOHN NAUGHTON

For the first time in the technology industry's history, combined real revenue growth is negative rather than positive and some corporations...

DON'T LET FIRMS GET AWAY WITH GREENWASHING BLUSTER | LETTERS

George Harding-Rolls saysfalse marketing should not be tolerated and Julian Crane makes a case for worldwide boycotts of guilty companies....

 
 
 

AMAZON AGREES TO BUY ROOMBA MAKER IROBOT FOR $1.7BN

Acquisition part of Amazon's bid to accelerate its growth beyond retail, but concerns raised about market power of Bezos firm Amazon...

NHS 111 EXPECTS DELAYS AFTER CYBER-ATTACK CAUSES SYSTEM OUTAGE

Services still available but will run at reduced capacity over the weekend People contacting the NHS 111 service have been warned of...

 
 
 

THE GUARDIAN VIEW ON CHILDREN AND THE FAR-RIGHT WEB: SCHOOLS NEED HELP | EDITORIAL

Teachers and other adults must be equipped to challenge teenagers who encounter extremist material online The number of people known...

BEST PODCASTS OF THE WEEK: HOW ONE OF HISTORY'S BIGGEST CALL CENTRE SCAMS WAS EXPOSED

In this week's newsletter: Follow the team who uncovered a $300m plot to rob ordinary people of their savings over the phone in Chameleon:...

 
 
 

MUSK'S LAWYERS SUBPOENA BIG BANKS FOR RECORDS ON TWITTER DEAL - REPORT

Billionaire seeks material on how JPMorgan and Goldman Sachs advised platform during negotiations Lawyers for Elon Musk have reportedly...

LOU WALL: THE 10 FUNNIEST THINGS I HAVE EVER SEEN

From James Acaster breaking down on Bake Off to a Sylvanian TikTok drama, here is the Australian comedian's selection of fine memes...

 
 
 

TOP 10 BOOKS ABOUT CYBERCRIME | DAN MALAKIN

From the real story of a virus that took out Iran's urianium centrifuges to a surprisingly good Dan Brown novel, these are some of...

TECHSCAPE: I'M NO LONGER MAKING PREDICTIONS ABOUT CRYPTOCURRENCY. HERE'S WHY

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IOS 16 beta 6 and iPadOS 16 beta 6 now available to developers

IOS 16 beta 6 and iPadOS 16 beta 6 now available to developers

Apple rolled out iOS 16 beta 6 and iPadOS 16 beta 6 on Monday, August 15th. Apple has waited as long as three weeks between iOS 16 betas since the first rolled out in June, but... Read more ...

This dual-basket air fryer deal knocks $120 off the price tag

This dual-basket air fryer deal knocks $120 off the price tag

The Insignia 8 Qt. Digital Dual-Basket Air Fryer was originally priced at $180, but it's down to a very affordable $60 in a limited-time offer from Best Buy. Read more ...

NASA's Artemis 1 moon mission will carry 2 water-seeking cubesats

NASA's Artemis 1 moon mission will carry 2 water-seeking cubesats

The Lunar IceCube and Lunar Polar Hydrogen Mapper missions will search the moon for water using two different techniques. Read more ...

The best Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 screen protectors

The best Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 screen protectors

Awaiting the arrival of your new Galaxy foldable? Why not check out our picks of the best Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 screen protectors around? Read more ...

This Lenovo gaming laptop with an RTX 3050 is $850 today

This Lenovo gaming laptop with an RTX 3050 is $850 today

Right now, you can buy a well-specced Lenovo gaming laptop for $285 off the usual price and enjoy the latest games in a slimline package. Read more ...

John Wick's prequel is coming to Peacock in 2023

John Wick's prequel is coming to Peacock in 2023

Keanu Reeves in John Wick: Chapter 2. | Image: Niko Tavernise The Continental , a three-episode series that takes place before the events of the John Wick films, is coming to... Read more ...

AT&T Has A Cloud Gaming Deal You May Want To Take Advantage Of

AT&T Has A Cloud Gaming Deal You May Want To Take Advantage Of

AT&T is partnering up with SteelSeries for a special deal for cloud gamers. Those who want to experience cloud gaming on mobile devices in the best way possible , can pick up a... Read more ...

Loki season 2 to introduce a Marvel villain who will ‘break the internet'

Loki season 2 to introduce a Marvel villain who will ‘break the internet'

Loki season 2 filming is already underway, and we saw a bunch of exciting images from the set. We've also seen the first plot spoilers for season 2, but they're not very... Read more ...

How the Battle of Warsaw and the Polish Armed Forces Changed the Future of...

How the Battle of Warsaw and the Polish Armed Forces Changed the Future of Europe

Mark Polish Armed Forces Day by taking a look at Poland's involvement in early 20th century conflicts. Read more ...

New Launch of Frontline 2022: Back for 9 Days!

New Launch of Frontline 2022: Back for 9 Days!

Enjoy single-tier battles, updated rewards, and try out quick Combat Reserves. Read more ...