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1h 10m Sky and BT sign channel sharing deal
BBC
BT will supply its sports channels to Sky, while selling Sky's Now TV service to its customers.
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Sky and BT sign deal to share each others channels3h Sky and BT sign deal to share each others channels
BBC
BT will supply its sports channels to Sky, while selling Sky's Now TV service to its customers.
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Bitcoin: Massive fossil fuel use required for cryptocurrency's generation is industry's dirty secret4h Bitcoin: Massive fossil fuel use required for cryptocurrency's generation is industry's dirty secret
The Independent
China's server farms use up to 25,000 computers to encrypt calculations - each run on electricity powered by fuels like coal that produce most pollution
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The lift that took you for a spin6h The lift that took you for a spin
BBC
As one of the last examples of a unique elevator closes in Leicester, is it hasta la vista Paternoster?
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Japanese company to start paying employees in bitcoin7h Japanese company to start paying employees in bitcoin
The Guardian
GMO Internet will pay portion of salaries in the cryptocurrency – whose prices have recently surged – from February A Japanese company will start paying part of its employees’ salaries in Bitcoin, as it aims to gain better understanding of the virtual currency, a spokeswoman has said. GMO Internet, which operates a range of web-related businesses including finance, online advertising and internet infrastructure, will start paying up to 100,000 yen (£660/$890) monthly by Bitcoin to its employees in Japan from February next year.
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US woman used bitcoin to move cash to Islamic State, police say7h US woman used bitcoin to move cash to Islamic State, police say
BBC
She is accused of taking out fraudulent bank loans and buying bitcoin to funnel cash to IS.
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Locked out11h Locked out
BBC
The internet of things poses new threats to our security, so how should we be fighting back?
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Schools warned over hackable heating systems11h Schools warned over hackable heating systems
BBC
A researcher finds dozens of UK schools' smart heating systems are vulnerable to being attacked.
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14h Net neutrality vote: ‘We’re handing over the keys to the internet’ – video
The Guardian
One of the five commissioners of the US Federal Communications Commission, or FCC, hits out at her fellow regulators for voting to scrap rules protecting an open internet, saying the decision hands control of the net over to “multibillion-dollar corporations. Mignon Clyburn was one of the two Democrats on the panel to vote to keep the net neutrality rules, while the FCC’s three Republican commissioners voted to repeal them
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Oumuamua: First results from scientists scanning mysterious object don't yet show evidence it is an alien spacecraft14h Oumuamua: First results from scientists scanning mysterious object don't yet show evidence it is an alien spacecraft
The Independent
More work needs to be done to check through the huge amounts of data generated in the first experiment
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15h Net neutrality repeal live Q&A – What do you want to know? Let us know
The Independent
Leave your questions in the comments section, or tweet our correspondent directly
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Fast/slow lanes16h Fast/slow lanes
BBC
An introduction to the net neutrality debate after US regulators voted to change the rules.
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What is net neutrality and how could it affect you?17h What is net neutrality and how could it affect you?
BBC
An Obama-era law that protects "net neutrality" is repealed by a US regulator, so what does it mean?
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Net neutrality vote result: FCC abolishes regulation in latest blow to internet freedom17h Net neutrality vote result: FCC abolishes regulation in latest blow to internet freedom
The Independent
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the US has voted to kill off net neutrality, in a move that could completely change how the internet works.
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Net neutrality hearing halted for security reason ahead of critical vote18h Net neutrality hearing halted for security reason ahead of critical vote
The Independent
A closely watched hearing on net neutrality was temporarily halted for security reasons.
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Net neutrality repeal: What is it, and why will it change the internet for the worse?19h Net neutrality repeal: What is it, and why will it change the internet for the worse?
The Independent
ISPs are set to gain a huge amount of control over what you can and cannot access online
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NatWest bank spat prompts web security changes20h NatWest bank spat prompts web security changes
BBC
The bank told a security expert "sorry you feel this way" when a potential vulnerability was found.
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20h iMac Pro: Apple releases its most expensive computer – starting at £4,899
The Guardian
The new desktop computer is aimed at Apple-using creative professionals, who will have to fork out almost £2,000 more than the Mac pro to get one Apple has a very expensive last-minute Christmas present for you. The just released iMac Pro is the company’s “most powerful Mac ever” – and the most expensive, starting at £4,899.
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iMac Pro released: Apple finally lets people buy the most powerful product its ever made21h iMac Pro released: Apple finally lets people buy the most powerful product its ever made
The Independent
The computer looks a lot like the existing iMac. Except there's a lot more lurking beneath that grey metal
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Net neutrality vote - live updates: Latest as US prepares for complete change to how the internet works22h Net neutrality vote - live updates: Latest as US prepares for complete change to how the internet works
The Independent
The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC), under the direction of President Trump, is preparing to vote on an order to repeal Obama-era rules governing net neutrality.
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Star Citizen game makers being sued23h Star Citizen game makers being sued
BBC
Crytek alleges Roberts Space Industries (RSI) and Cloud Imperium Games "have caused substantial harm".
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Is there an easy way to delete masses of emails in Gmail?23h Is there an easy way to delete masses of emails in Gmail?
The Guardian
Alan’s Gmail inbox needs tidying up, and it’s easy to sort emails and save space using built-in search commands. But not before he makes a back up Is there an easy way of doing mass deletes in Gmail? I’ve rather let the inbox grow, and I would like to trim it. Manual deletion would take forever. Yes, I know I should have archived important, useful emails. Slapped wrists!
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Facebook's new 'Click-to-WhatsApp' ads will start chats with businesses24h Facebook's new 'Click-to-WhatsApp' ads will start chats with businesses
The Independent
Companies 'can now make it even easier for people to learn about their products, set up an appointment or use their service', the firm says
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Amazon Fire TV 4K HDR review: compact upgrade to make your TV smarter25h Amazon Fire TV 4K HDR review: compact upgrade to make your TV smarter
The Guardian
The tech firm’s new streaming dongle condenses what was great about the previous generation into a smaller, cheaper package The Amazon Fire TV with 4K HDR is arguably the easiest and best way to play ultra HD content on your TV, condensing what was great about the previous generation into a smaller, cheaper package. The new Fire TV is no longer
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What do you know about net neutrality? 13 Dec 8:52pm What do you know about net neutrality?
BBC
The FCC is expected to vote to overturn Obama-era laws relating to net neutrality. We asked people in Washington what they thought about that.
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How net neutrality affects you 13 Dec 7:31pm How net neutrality affects you
BBC
This week the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will decide on whether to repeal an Obama-era law that protects "net neutrality".
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13 Dec 7:18pm Origami robot muscles lift 1,000 times its own weight
BBC
The artificial muscles can be programmed with a range of motions including twisting and rotation.
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