Six billion cockroaches are being bred each year through artificial intelligence at a Chinese farm making "healing potions".
The idea of just getting up and leaving a boring work meeting is a dream to many of us and it seems, it is one shared by one of the world's leading tech tycoons.
NASA's Tess spacecraft has blasted off from Earth in a search for new planets that could support life.
Internet giants failed to predict the data privacy issues that have rocked companies such as Facebook, Bill Gates has said.
Emoji is the fastest-growing language in history - and it is ruining young people's English skills, research by YouTube has revealed.
The suspended boss of data firm Cambridge Analytica has refused to reappear before a parliamentary inquiry into fake news.
The Russian government is attacking critical national infrastructure in the UK and the US, security agencies have warned.
Chinese social network Sina Weibo is to stop a planned crackdown on content related to gay issues after a hashtag-driven campaign by outraged users.
Pub chain JD Wetherspoon says it is closing down all its social media accounts following the "trolling" of MPs and ethnic minorities.
The UK's first public inquiry into the development and use of artificial intelligence (AI) has said the law governing its effects "is not currently clear".
A "clean-up campaign" by a popular Chinese social media site has sparked protests from its users.
A businessman fighting for the "right to be forgotten" on Google has won his "unprecedented" High Court action against the tech giant.
Open racism including racial slurs are allowed on Reddit, the social media company's chief executive Steve Huffman has said.
Apple has been ordered to pay $502m (£353m) to a company called VirnetX after being found guilty of infringing its security patents.
GCHQ director Jeremy Fleming has warned that the Salisbury nerve agent attack "demonstrates how reckless Russia is prepared to be".
NASA has released out-of-this-world footage of polar storms over Jupiter's north pole.
Mark Zuckerberg has revealed his personal data was among that improperly acquired by election consultancy firm Cambridge Analytica.
Great Western Railway customers are being told to change their passwords after attackers accessed 1,000 accounts.