Thursday December 02, 2021
Virgin Media outage hits UK TV viewers
The company said the problem was caused by a major power outage.
Jack Dorsey?s Square changes its name to Block
Days after Jack Dorsey resigned as chief executive of Twitter, his other company is changing its name.
Government fined £500,000 for New Year honours data breach
The addresses of more than 1,000 people, including Sir Elton John and Gabby Logan, were shared online.
COP26: UK 'nowhere near' meeting targets agreed at Glasgow climate summit
Ministers are told they must agree tougher policies to get the UK on track to meet goals set at COP26.
Facebook uncovers Chinese network behind fake expert
It deleted 500 accounts which amplified claims that the US was meddling in the Covid origins search.
New plan to pay farmers who protect winter soil
The empty brown fields of winter countryside could be transformed under new land subsidy rules for England.
Cryptocurrency executives to be questioned in Congress
Washington is joining other governments in scrutinising the rapidly expanding sector more closely.
Wednesday December 01, 2021
2021 hurricane season was third most active
The 2021 Atlantic hurricane season has now officially ended, and it's been the third most active on record.
Match settles legal fight with Tinder founders for $441m
Dating app Tinder's founders claimed in court that Match had undervalued the firm by $10bn in 2017.
Facebook reverses Kyle Rittenhouse policy
The company had blocked searches for the US teen - and removed praise and support for him