Twitter accused of supporting Isis

San Francisco judge dismisses suit accusing Twitter of supporting Isis The family of two men shot and killed in Jordan claimed Twitter contributed to their deaths by allowing Isis to sign up for and use Twitter accounts A federal judge in San Francisco has dismissed a lawsuit accusing Twitter of supporting the Islamic State group. … Read more

Athletes disappointed to find Pokmon Go inaccessible at Rio Olympics

Pokmon Go – Some rumors indicate hit mobile game could be released in Brazil in time for the Games So the plumbing and electricity in the athletes village took several days to fix. Who cares? But no Pokmon Go? Thats an outrage! If there were ever a more first world problem for the Zika-plagued, water-polluted … Read more

Blockchain: the answer to life

Blockchain: the answer to life, the universe and everything? Bitcoin hasnt lived up to the salvation rhetoric, but the digital engine behind the currency may be about to change the world Have you heard the good news? The blockchain is here and its going to save everything. If you arent tied to the tech community, … Read more

Cryptocurrency Bitcoins Fate Hinges

Cryptocurrency – After 4,400% Surge, Bitcoins Fate Hinges on Huge Chinese Miners     Wu Jihan still remembers the exhilaration he felt after learning about bitcoin in 2011. QuickTake Bitcoin and the Blockchain A self-described computer geek fresh out of Chinas top university, Wu soaked up everything he could about the digital currencys mysterious founder … Read more

Search engines’ role in radicalisation

Search engines’ role in radicalisation must be challenged, finds study Nearly 500,000 online searches a month return Islamist material, says report that advocates multilateral approach to removing extremist sites Search engines’ role in radicalisation More than 484,000 Google keyword searches a month from around the world, including at least 54,000 searches in the UK, return … Read more