Portrait by AI program sells for $432,000

An artwork created by an artificially intelligent program has been sold at auction for $432,000 (£337,000). The final price is far higher than the $7,000-$10,000 estimate put on it by […]

Second hack attack on BA website uncovered

The newly discovered breach happened earlier than one discovered in September More than 185,000 people may have had payment card details stolen in a hack attack on the BA website. […]

Fake news ‘crowding out’ real news

A brief history of fake news The volume of disinformation on the internet is growing so big that it is starting to crowd out real news, the Commons Digital, Culture, […]

Tech Tent: Why did Facebook falter?

On Wednesday evening, Facebook issued what looked at first glance to be some pretty solid results. Revenues for the second quarter were up 42% on the previous year, monthly active […]

Google executive warns of face ID bias

Google’s Diane Greene spoke to the BBC on the sidelines of the company’s annual cloud conference in San Francisco Facial recognition technology does not yet have “the diversity it needs” […]