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BBC and Sky experience fault on iOS

The BBC and Sky's video-on-demand apps simultaneously experience a fault on iPhones and iPads that prevents TV shows from streaming.

Lavabit loses contempt appeal

A US appeals court upholds a contempt of court ruling against the secure email service provider Lavabit used by whistleblower Edward Snowden.

AUDIO: Google 'not meeting expectations'

Larry Magid, technology analyst for CNET, discusses the fall in Google's shares.

Google shares fall on ad concerns

Shares in Google fall 5% despite reporting first-quarter profit of $3.45bn in response to worries over future income from advertising.

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Artists have unique brain structure

Artists' brains are structurally different to non-artists in areas relating to fine motor movements and visual imagery, a study finds.

Fire ice: The energy of the future?

Could mining ice provide for all our energy needs and save the world?

Birth of 'new Saturn moon' witnessed

Scientists say they have discovered what could be the birth of a new moon in the rings of Saturn.

EU approves alien species blacklist

The European Parliament has approved new legislation to stem the spread of invasive species such as "killer" shrimp or Japanese knotweed.

Cameras capture first osprey egg

CCTV cameras capture the first osprey egg of the season to be laid at a reserve in the south west of Scotland.

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