Extent of UK cooperation with Gaddafi revealed

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Libya Extent of UK cooperation with Gaddafi revealed Previously secret documents discovered in Tripoli shed fresh light on MI6’s links with Tripoli and Tony Blair’s role Ian Cobain and Owen Bowcott Mon 19 Feb 2018 13.13 EST Last modified on Mon Läs mer…

Does every cloud have a silver lining? Not if it is run by an internet giant | John Naughton

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Cloud computing Opinion Every cloud has a silver lining? Not if it is run by an internet giant John Naughton Like the history of electricity generation, data processing has become centralised, so shouldn’t it be regulated in the same Läs mer…

Should we give up half of the Earth to wildlife?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Should we give up half of the Earth to wildlife? Conservation The Observer Should we give up half of the Earth to wildlife? Populations of all kinds of wildlife are declining at alarming speed. One radical solution is to make Läs mer…

Uber to set up 24-hour hotline for UK customers

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Uber Uber to set up 24-hour hotline for UK customers Taxi-hailing app promises to proactively report any serious incidents to police Gwyn Topham Transport correspondent @GwynTopham Fri 16 Feb 2018 07.45 EST Last modified on Fri 16 Feb 2018 11.07 EST Läs mer…

Kosovo at 10: challenges overshadow independence celebrations

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Kosovo Kosovo at 10: challenges overshadow independence celebrations Migration, youth unemployment and unresolved alleged war crimes are headaches for Kosovo’s international backers Andrew MacDowall in Pristina, Mitrovica and Decani, Kosovo Fri 16 Feb 2018 07.42 EST Last modified on Fri 16 Läs mer…

UK blames Russia for NotPetya cyber-attack last year

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Cybercrime UK blames Russia for NotPetya cyber-attack last year Defence secretary says Moscow ‘undermined democracy’ with attack that targeted Ukraine Sarah Marsh @sloumarsh Thu 15 Feb 2018 04.07 EST Last modified on Thu 15 Feb 2018 04.11 EST Share on Facebook Läs mer…

Hey Alexa, is it true a TV advert made Amazon Echo order cat food?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Amazon Alexa Hey Alexa, is it true a TV advert made Amazon Echo order cat food? Advertising watchdog rejects Echo Dot owner’s complaint that TV spot was irresponsible Mark Sweney @marksweney Email Wed 14 Feb 2018 01.00 EST Share on Läs mer…

Treatment of Zaghari-Ratcliffe amounts to torture, say family

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe Treatment of Zaghari-Ratcliffe amounts to torture, say family Husband of woman jailed in Iran makes claim to UN and has resumed campaign for her release Saeed Kamali Dehghan Iran correspondent Tue 13 Feb 2018 19.01 EST Share on Facebook Läs mer…

Samba-school carnival parade depicts troubled Brazil as ‘monster’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Brazil Samba-school carnival parade depicts troubled Brazil as ‘monster’ Dance display featured armed gangs, corrupt politicians, victims of stray bullets and a child’s coffin Dom Phillips in Rio de Janeiro @domphillips Tue 13 Feb 2018 12.47 EST First published on Tue Läs mer…

Scottish engineering yards set to close once windfarm work ends

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Shutdown of BiFab operations in two locations would mean loss of hundreds of jobs Hundreds of workers at the BiFab marine engineering yards are to be made redundant, union leaders have said. Management at the yards told trade unions on Läs mer…

EU endgame is political unity not free trade, argues Boris Johnson

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Foreign secretary tries to reach out to remainers with liberal vision of life after Brexit The founding fathers of the European Union did not create the common market to tear down barriers to trade but to pursue a political project, Läs mer…

Marmite maker Unilever threatens to pull ads from Facebook and Google

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian One of world’s biggest advertisers says it will avoid platforms that ‘create division’ Unilever has threatened to withdraw its advertising from online platforms such as Facebook and Google if they fail to eradicate content which “create division in society and Läs mer…

Irish PM to raise Brexit border concerns in talks with May

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Brexit Irish PM to raise Brexit border concerns in talks with May Dublin fears UK is trying to wriggle out of its commitments to an invisible border Lisa O’Carroll Brexit correspondent @lisaocarroll Mon 12 Feb 2018 08.45 EST Last modified on Läs mer…

Police outsource digital forensic work to unaccredited labs

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Police Police outsource digital forensic work to unaccredited labs Market for data analysis called a ‘race to the bottom’, with trials failing because of evidence issues Hannah Devlin Science correspondent @hannahdev Mon 12 Feb 2018 01.00 EST Share on Facebook Läs mer…

Government websites hit by cryptocurrency mining malware

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Cryptocurrencies Government websites hit by cryptocurrency mining malware Thousands of sites, including NHS services and the ICO, hijacked by rogue code Patrick Greenfield @pgreenfielduk Email Sun 11 Feb 2018 15.37 EST Last modified on Sun 11 Feb 2018 16.01 EST Share Läs mer…

Oxfam faces losing funding as crisis grows over abuse claims

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Oxfam Oxfam faces losing funding as crisis grows over abuse claims Government threatens to end funding unless charity demonstrates ‘moral leadership’ over Haiti sex misconduct claims Kevin Rawlinson and Robert Booth Sun 11 Feb 2018 15.33 EST First published on Sun Läs mer…

Sweden tried to drop Assange extradition in 2013, CPS emails show

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Julian Assange Sweden tried to drop Assange extradition in 2013, CPS emails show UK prosecutors tried to dissuade Swedish counterparts from doing so, exchange shows Owen Bowcott and Ewen MacAskill Sun 11 Feb 2018 12.20 EST Last modified on Sun 11 Läs mer…

Carnivals, surfers and nimble dogs: the day’s best photos

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian The Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of photo highlights from around the world, with carnivals from Brazil to the Basque Country and New York fashion week Continue reading…

Boris Johnson pushes Aung San Suu Kyi on Rohingya refugees

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Rohingya Boris Johnson pushes Aung San Suu Kyi on Rohingya refugees Foreign secretary tells de facto Myanmar leader refugees must return under UN supervision Jessica Elgot Political correspondent @jessicaelgot Sun 11 Feb 2018 10.09 EST Last modified on Sun 11 Feb Läs mer…

Boris Johnson: let Rohingya return home when conditions are right

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Rohingya Boris Johnson: let Rohingya return home when conditions are right UK foreign secretary visits refugee camp and calls for oversight of repatriation Ruth McKee Sat 10 Feb 2018 12.07 EST Last modified on Sat 10 Feb 2018 12.09 EST Share on Läs mer…

Stock market slide gathers pace with big sell-offs on Wall Street and Asia

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Spooked investors caused Asian markets to plummet on Friday following what some described as panic selling on Wall Street which saw the Dow Jones drop by more than 1,000 points for the second time in a week. A mass sell-off Läs mer…

YouTube: we’ve found no evidence of Russian interference in Brexit vote

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech YouTube has said it had found no evidence of Russian interference in the Brexit referendum, but promised MPs it would conduct further investigations at a UK parliamentary committee hearing with social media company executives in Washington on Thursday. Juniper Läs mer…

Lebanon judge seeks death penalty for UK diplomat’s alleged killer

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian An investigative judge in Lebanon has demanded the death penalty for a man who allegedly raped and murdered a British diplomat in Beirut. The judge referred the case to a public trial. The indictment, a copy of which was obtained Läs mer…

Reddit bans ‘deepfakes’ face-swap porn community

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Reddit Reddit bans ‘deepfakes’ face-swap porn community Social news site blocks subreddit where fake AI-created clips were first created, which had almost 100,000 users Alex Hern @alexhern Thu 8 Feb 2018 05.25 EST Last modified on Thu 8 Feb 2018 Läs mer…

Global stock markets recover after sharp losses

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Stock markets Global stock markets recover after sharp losses Market rout started in New York but Dow Jones back on track, with FTSE gaining nearly 2% Phillip Inman and Nick Fletcher Wed 7 Feb 2018 14.35 EST Last modified on Wed Läs mer…

UK stocks tumble as concerns grow over febrile global markets

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Stock markets UK stocks tumble as concerns grow over febrile global markets FTSE 100 slumps 2.6% to 7,141 to wipe all gains on year’s trading but New York recovers late on Phillip Inman Tue 6 Feb 2018 14.49 EST Last modified Läs mer…

Brexit: EU to have power to punish UK at will during transition

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Brexit Brexit: EU to have power to punish UK at will during transition Exclusive: Brussels could impose sanctions if it believes law infringed, leaked document says Daniel Boffey in Strasbourg Tue 6 Feb 2018 12.49 EST Last modified on Tue 6 Läs mer…

Julian Assange still faces arrest after judge rules warrant valid

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The guardian Julian Assange Julian Assange still faces arrest after judge rules warrant valid WikiLeaks founder could be detained if he leaves Ecuador embassy in London Nadia Khomami @nadiakhomami Tue 6 Feb 2018 09.22 EST Last modified on Tue 6 Feb 2018 10.07 EST Läs mer…

Bitcoin price falls below $6,000 as banker signals crackdown

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Bitcoin Bitcoin price falls below $6,000 as banker signals crackdown BIS head says cryptocurrency is a ‘Ponzi scheme’ that poses a threat to financial stability Angela Monaghan Tue 6 Feb 2018 05.25 EST Last modified on Tue 6 Feb 2018 Läs mer…

Fake news sharing in US is a rightwing thing, says study

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; News from, The Guardian tech Facebook Fake news sharing in US is a rightwing thing, says study University of Oxford project finds Trump supporters consume largest volume of ‘junk news’ on Facebook and Twitter Alex Hern @alexhern Tue 6 Feb 2018 04.59 EST Last modified Läs mer…