Cambridge(US)

70 results

It is assumed young people have a natural affinity to tech, but many are digitally naive and far more vulnerable than we think. Photo: iStock

The ease at which today’s tech-savvy students swipe their way through digital devices and social media apps might lead you to believe they know where (...)

Rosalind Franklin in 1950. She, like Crick, had realised that DNA had a double helix structure. Photograph: Vittoria Luzzati/NPG

When Barack Obama used a model of deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) in his 2016 State of the Union Address to introduce the concept of “Precision Medicine a(...)

A levy should be imposed on big tech companies to protect quality journalism and to “take down parasites” who should have to pay for reporters’ work, according to  journalist Olivia O’Leary.  Photograph Nick Bradshaw

A levy should be imposed on big tech companies to protect quality journalism and to “take down parasites who should have to pay for our work,” accordi(...)

Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg  took personal responsibility Tuesday for the leak of data on tens of millions of its users, while warning of an ‘arms race’ against Russian disinformation during a high stakes face-to-face with US lawmakers. Photograph: Brendan Smialowski/AFP

In Walt Disney’s Fantasia, the apprentice Mickey Mouse bashfully hands back the sorcerer’s hat after failing to stop a troupe of magic broomsticks fro(...)

Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg has fended off questions from US senators on how the world’s largest social network might be regulated more c(...)

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in Washington, Monday, April 9th. Photograph: AP

The Transparent Referendum Initiative is lobbying US senators to quiz Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg on the abortion referendum when he meets senators (...)

Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg. Photograph: Stephen Lam/Reuters

Shares of Facebook rose as much as 4.2 per cent on Thursday after chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said the social network had not seen any meaningful (...)

Long before the Big Tech backlash, before politicians feared the power of tech leaders and before Facebook users questioned giving up their personal i(...)

Facebook shares dropped as much as 6.1 per cent on Monday, leaving the company 22 per cent below its record high of $193.09 on February 1st. Photograph: Dado Ruvic/Reuters

The United States federal trade commission (FTC) has opened an investigation into Facebook’s privacy practices following the Cambridge Analytica scand(...)

Netflix doesn’t publish subscriber numbers on a country-by-country basis, but the latest findings of a survey by communications regulator Comreg, suggest it is used by at least 500,000 Irish households

Serious questions over the future of Waterford airporthave been raised by officials in the Department of Transport. Peter Hamilton reports on an inter(...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »