Google questioned by UK election watchdog over Russian meddling in Brexit

The U.K.’s election watchdog has asked Google for information related to Russia’s alleged meddling in Brexit and the broader problem of fake news.

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UK battles counterfeiters, launches ‘most secure coin in the world’

The U.K.’s Royal Mint has released what it describes as the “most secure coin in the world.” The bimetallic £1 coin, which entered into circulation Tuesday, boasts a hologram-style image, micro lettering and a “hidden security feature” designed to beat counterfeiters.

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Rugged Rudolph: Scientists discover why reindeer antlers are so strong

A team of scientists from the UK’s Queen Mary University of London have discovered the secret behind what makes reindeer antlers so tough.

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UK National Health Service servers 'crash' after worker sent test email to all 1.2 million employees

The U.K.’s National Health Service email server crashed after a test email was accidentally sent to all 1.2 million employees.

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Social media abuse endemic in schools, UK study says

More than half of the teachers surveyed by the U.K.’s largest teachers’ union said they know of pupils who have used social media to share sexual messages, pictures or videos.

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UK prisoners might receive iPads to study and communicate with family – report

Article Image The UK’s Ministry of Justice is reportedly considering a proposal that would give prisoners iPads to use in their cells for studying and keeping in touch with family members.

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Tim Cook slams UK spy bill that could require breakable encryption

Article Image Apple chief executive Tim Cook on Monday voiced staunch opposition to the UK’s proposed Investigatory Powers Bill, a measure that would force companies to retain customer data and may require them to install backdoors in any encrypted systems.

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Google loses UK appeal in Safari cookie tracking case, could face trial

The U.K.’s Court of Appeal has denied Google’s request to block lawsuits from British consumers over the search giant’s disregard for Safari privacy restrictions designed to prevent advertisers from tracking users.



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UK Parliament approves $1.5M plan to supply members with new iPad Air 2s, laptops

The UK’s House of Commons has decided to give each member of parliament a copy of Apple’s latest iPad Air 2, as well as a laptop, as part of a project that will cost taxpayers almost $1.49 million.



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