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Japan plans world's tallest wooden skyscraper Japan plans world's tallest wooden skyscraper

The projected cost of the building is about 600bn yen (£4.02bn) - about twice the cost of a conventional skyscraper of the same size


Facebook to verify ads with postcards after Russian meddling Facebook to verify ads with postcards after Russian meddling

The method will first apply to ads that name candidates ahead of the midterm elections in November


Spacewalking astronauts finish months of robot arm repair Spacewalking astronauts finish months of robot arm repair

This last spacewalk in the series should have been completed long before


Tech-bar may delay iPhone users' 4G experience Tech-bar may delay iPhone users' 4G experience

BTRC will hand over 4G/LTE license to four MNOs on February 19 next and the MNOs are set to offer the service to their customers from February 20


The tactics of a Russian troll farm The tactics of a Russian troll farm

It was 2014, the Russian Internet Research Agency (IRA) was already hard at work building its arsenal to take on US politics


Facebook, Twitter not fully complying with consumer rules: EU
Facebook, Twitter not fully complying with consumer rules: EU

The Commission said unlike Google, Facebook and Twitter have not set up deadlines to deal with the requests of national authorities


Instagram agrees to Russia censor demands Instagram agrees to Russia censor demands

The controversy followed a YouTube video posted by Mr Navalny's Anti-corruption Foundation last week


Trump aims for moon, pulls back on space station, telescopes Trump aims for moon, pulls back on space station, telescopes

The government would set aside $150 million to encourage commercial development and use future savings to aim for the moon


Ten gigabit home broadband tested in UK Ten gigabit home broadband tested in UK

Hyperoptic provides a full-fibre network in 30 cities across the UK, and is available to 400,000 homes


Apple CEO leaves investors dangling on future dividend hike Apple CEO leaves investors dangling on future dividend hike

The Cupertino giant's next big thing will likely be a large dividend increase financed by a tax cut on its overseas profits


UK unveils extremism blocking tool UK unveils extremism blocking tool

The software is capable of detecting 94% of IS's online activity, with an accuracy of 99.995%


Four robots that aim to teach your kids to code Four robots that aim to teach your kids to code

Here’s a look at four coding robot that teaches and maybe even entertains


US wants to privatise International Space Station US wants to privatise International Space Station

The US plan involves privatising the ISS, a low-orbit space station piloted by the US space agency and developed with Russian counterpart


Mars on Earth: Simulation tests in remote desert of Oman Mars on Earth: Simulation tests in remote desert of Oman

Astronaut Kartik Kumar says next step to Mars is to tackle non-engineering problems like medical emergency responses and others


Uber settles with Waymo on self-driving Uber settles with Waymo on self-driving

As part of the agreement, Uber is giving a 0.34% Uber stake to Waymo, worth approximately $245m (£177m)

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