TECHNOLOGY

December 28, 2017

Russia loses satellite over programming error

Russia lost a 2.6bn-rouble (£33m) weather satellite due to a programming error, the country’s deputy prime minister has confirmed. Source: technology
December 28, 2017

'Surprise' bus-sized asteroid skims past Earth

A “surprise” asteroid which NASA only spotted on Christmas Day has skimmed past the Earth. Source: technology
December 28, 2017

Apple apologises for slowing down old iPhones

Apple has apologised for slowing down older iPhones after customers accused the firm of trying to force them into buying newer models. Source: technology
December 30, 2017

Surveillance devices hidden in everyday items

The two plug adapters look identical. Inside one, though, is a microphone, a battery and a SIM card. Source: technology