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VIDEO: New smart glasses 'look to rival Google'

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:25:58 GMT

BBC Click's Marc Cieslak looks at the smart glasses on show at the annual Ceatec electronics exhibition in Japan.

VIDEO: Man guilty of fake-girl webcam sex

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:31:58 GMT

An Australian man is convicted of performing a sex act in front of a webcam "watched by" a computer-generated child he believed was real.

VIDEO: Chloe Jasmine: Trolls should get a job

Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:12:21 GMT

Chloe Jasmine has told Newsbeat she was "gloriously unprepared" for the abuse and death threats she would receive while on the X Factor.

VIDEO: Bringing internet to India's poorest

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:37:45 GMT

More than a billion Indians don't use the internet - and addressing that was the focus of a summit in Delhi where Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg was the star attraction.

VIDEO: Take a look at the Dr Who video game

Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:06:20 GMT

The BBC has produced a computer game called 'The Doctor and the Dalek', as part of the Make it Digital initiative to get more young people into computer coding.

VIDEO: Big league for gamers in Seoul

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:21:47 GMT

Tens of thousands of fans turn out to watch competitors play each other at the League of Legends World Championship in Seoul, South Korea.

VIDEO: Mobile screens to help the short sighted

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 01:50:31 GMT

Scientists at MIT are working on trying to create "superhuman vision".

VIDEO: Tech review: This week's headlines

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 07:41:35 GMT

A French bank allows its customers to pay people via tweets, plus other technology news

VIDEO: Will thumbprint tech mean end of PIN?

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:12:30 GMT

Credit and debit cards with thumb print sensors built in could one day do away with the need to use codes, PINs and passwords.

VIDEO: Close up with VR eye-tracking helmet

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 05:05:01 GMT

The Japanese start-up Fove has developed a consumer eye-tracking helmet for use in virtual reality environments.

VIDEO: The umbrella made of air

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:07:40 GMT

BBC Click looks at some of the week's technology highlights

VIDEO: The world's fastest ambulance?

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:05:03 GMT

The world's fastest ambulance has been revealed at the Gitex technology show in Dubai.

VIDEO: How to be a secret agent for a night

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 08:00:05 GMT

The audience becomes part of the story in a interactive espionage-themed theatre experience.

VIDEO: Tech giants' frozen egg fertility perk

Wed, 15 Oct 2014 22:52:02 GMT

US tech giants offer to freeze female employees' eggs in the hope of attracting more women to the male-dominated industry.

VIDEO: Can Google Glass be addictive?

Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:28:01 GMT

Scientists say they have treated a man for internet addiction disorder, allegedly brought on by over use of Google Glass - Rory Cellan-Jones gives his reaction.

VIDEO: The cyber tattoo that 'plays' music

Tue, 14 Oct 2014 23:36:02 GMT

BBC Click talks to Russian artist Dmitry Morozov about his tattoo that "plays" music

VIDEO: Nollywood seeks fortune on the net

Fri, 03 Oct 2014 20:26:48 GMT

Internet connectivity in Nigeria is improving and the emergence of movie streaming services may help the growth of the local film industry.

VIDEO: Making social networking 'real'

Tue, 14 Oct 2014 23:12:49 GMT

A new app, Socialmaps, aims to make it possible for people to meet their social networking connections in the real world.

VIDEO: Are you THIS addicted to your phone?

Tue, 14 Oct 2014 10:01:26 GMT

Emma, 17, shows Newsbeat her typical day on social media.

VIDEO: Talking in real life is 'awkward'

Tue, 14 Oct 2014 04:13:31 GMT

Four college friends tell Newsbeat about their social media habits and how talking online is less 'awkward' than face-to-face.

AUDIO: The art of video game noise

Mon, 13 Oct 2014 10:11:02 GMT

BBC News highlights the importance of sound effects in crafting a successful video game.

VIDEO: Tags for people with dementia

Mon, 13 Oct 2014 06:51:30 GMT

BBC Inside Out reports how people with dementia who are physically active, and may be lost, are tagged to monitor their location.

VIDEO: Can an app be built in 15 minutes?

Fri, 10 Oct 2014 19:02:49 GMT

One app company claims it can drastically reduce the coding time needed to develop a mobile app to 15 minutes.

VIDEO: Using white space to watch tortoises

Thu, 09 Oct 2014 23:04:35 GMT

London Zoo is live streaming video of three animals - Galapagos tortoises, otters and meerkats - to YouTube using technology called TV White Space.

VIDEO: Racing drones in the French Alps

Fri, 10 Oct 2014 07:43:18 GMT

BBC Click looks at some of the week's technology highlights

VIDEO: How to 'walk' on the Red Planet

Fri, 10 Oct 2014 08:02:43 GMT

Nasa scientists are turning to virtual reality to interact with their space robots.

VIDEO: GoPro makes surfer boss a billionaire

Thu, 09 Oct 2014 09:06:38 GMT

The tiny high definition camera called the GoPro has made its founder and chief executive a multi-billionaire after it was floated.

VIDEO: Headgear measures city stimulation

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 23:28:20 GMT

A company is testing out headgear that measures brain response to the stimulation of the city.

VIDEO: How to build a 'cat camera'

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 23:25:23 GMT

The BBC team who made cat cameras for The Secret Life of the Cat explain the technology behind the show.

VIDEO: EE launches home TV service in UK

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 14:41:45 GMT

Mobile network EE has announced a TV service that lets up to three phones or tablets be used to watch different live programmes in the home simultaneously.

VIDEO: The 'Harry Potter' password

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 10:07:03 GMT

A Silicon Valley start-up company has developed a way of replacing passwords by allowing users to create their own unique "air signature".

VIDEO: Twitter founder talks 'evolving' media

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 07:01:39 GMT

BBC Click talks to Twitter co-founder Biz Stone about the growth of social media.

VIDEO: Up close with Curiosity Mars rover

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 08:02:45 GMT

BBC Click gets rare access to the twin of Nasa's Curiosity Mars rover which is helping scientists solve problems on the Red Planet.

VIDEO: 'Nerve-shredding' - Alien: Isolation

Mon, 06 Oct 2014 12:24:52 GMT

Marc Cieslak reviews the new video game Alien: Isolation to be released on 7 October.

VIDEO: App lets you brew fresh coffee

Mon, 06 Oct 2014 23:05:53 GMT

BBC News's Dougal Shaw checks out a smartphone-enabled coffee tap, designed for both business and home use.

VIDEO: Twitter parody ruined me - Pietersen

Tue, 07 Oct 2014 08:53:16 GMT

Kevin Pietersen tells BBC Breakfast he was "ruined" after learning a parody social media account about him came from within the England dressing room.

VIDEO: Could you survive technology detox?

Mon, 06 Oct 2014 10:47:28 GMT

A family from Coventry was given the task of living without technology for four days; how did they survive under the strain?

VIDEO: Would you wear this to work?

Sun, 05 Oct 2014 23:12:54 GMT

Japanese design student Tomomi Sayuda explains why she has built a frivolous helmet for playing games, in honour of her late father.

VIDEO: Intern invents 'smart' wheelchair

Sat, 04 Oct 2014 23:00:12 GMT

A 20-year-old summer intern at chip giant Intel has created an internet-connected wheelchair that could save lives.

VIDEO: Test driving the electric 'carbike'

Mon, 06 Oct 2014 08:23:01 GMT

BBC Click looks at a prototype electric vehicle that combines elements of a car and a bike.

VIDEO: Tech review: This week's headlines

Fri, 03 Oct 2014 09:19:19 GMT

Classic video game Tetris is to be made into a sci-fi film and other technology news

VIDEO: Taking a ride with Uber founder

Fri, 03 Oct 2014 10:21:45 GMT

Rory Cellan-Jones talks to Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick, about his firm's business model.

VIDEO: Why web inventor 'pays his way' online

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:11:39 GMT

Worldwide web inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee talks about his concerns for the internet, as he renews his call for a digital Magna Carta.

VIDEO: Bomb-makers tracked via sewers

Tue, 30 Sep 2014 07:18:50 GMT

New technology allows security services to analyse the contents of the sewers to discover where people are making home-made bombs.

VIDEO: Sigourney Weaver talks Alien: Isolation

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 07:58:42 GMT

Actress Sigourney Weaver discusses her role in the upcoming video game Alien: Isolation.

VIDEO: The car that's powered by air

Fri, 03 Oct 2014 14:54:39 GMT

At the Paris Motor Show, Theo Leggett looks at the Peugeot 208 Hybrid Air - a concept car that brings a new meaning to the term "gas guzzler".

VIDEO: Scientists create 'invisibility'

Thu, 02 Oct 2014 23:06:33 GMT

Scientists reveal how to make objects disappear, Tetris to become a movie and Assassin's Creed but starring cats. BBC Click has more.

VIDEO: What can you do in a green phone box?

Thu, 02 Oct 2014 14:43:58 GMT

Disused phone boxes in London are being put to a novel use - as solar-powered charging stations for mobile phones.

VIDEO: Smartphone beacons beckon you

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 23:11:41 GMT

Click learns how to bend beacon technology to its bidding by turning a London Street into a musical wonderland.

VIDEO: Role of social media in HK protests

Thu, 02 Oct 2014 08:13:00 GMT

As thousands of people continue to protest on the streets of Hong Kong, what role has social media been playing in the demonstrations?

VIDEO: Windows 10 'brings back familiarity'

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 00:15:14 GMT

Microsoft has disclosed the first details of Windows 10 - its next operating system (OS).