A ‘safe space for racists’: antisemitism report criticises social media giants

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In search of the crypto-criminals

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Listen up: why indie podcasts are in peril

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SolarWinds: Russian hackers broke into email accounts at US attorney offices

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Was a serial arsonist hiding in plain sight? – podcasts of the week

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CEOs told to ‘think before they tweet’ after Just Eat spat with Uber

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Vagina tunnels and sneaker closets: the escapist appeal of celebrity house tours

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How male celebs really feel about their bodies – podcasts of the week

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Online banking and gaming services hit by internet outage

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Why the Bank of England has it head in the cloud over data security

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Majority of Covid misinformation came from 12 people, report finds

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Social Warming by Charles Arthur review – a coolly prosecutorial look at social media

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The Van Tulleken brothers chew the fat on obesity – podcasts of the week

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Ransomware gang REvil's websites become unreachable

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‘Gonna be a trainwreck’: can an Asian diaspora Facebook group be good TV?

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Can facial analysis technology create a child-safe internet?

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How bitcoin and Putin are enabling the ransomware crime spree | John Naughton

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‘We expect them to act’: Biden presses Putin on ransomware groups, hints at retaliation

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Wild tales of illegal animal trading – podcasts of the week

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Montaigne: the 10 funniest things I have ever seen (on the internet)

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Who’s behind the Kaseya ransomware attack – and why is it so dangerous?

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In defence of email, the tech marvel we couldn’t do without | Joanne McNeil

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Welcome to dystopia: getting fired from your job as an Amazon worker by an app | Jessa Crispin

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