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A wireless Canon Pixma printer has been hacked by a security researcher to run classic video game Doom.
The BBC's Celia Hatton takes a look at a unique attraction in the southwestern city of Chongqing: walking lanes set aside for mobile phone users.
The first Android One handsets go on sale in India, offering “high quality” features and downloads at a relatively low price.
From mirrors that give advice to wireless kitchen appliances - the devices that could be in the house of the future.
Alan Turing biopic The Imitation Game, starring Benedict Cumberbatch as the British code breaker, wins the People’s Choice award at Toronto Film Festival.
Getting the lowdown on China's internet giant
A bizarre spat has broken out between South Korean manufacturing giants Samsung and LG, with Samsung accusing its rival of damaging goods in German stores.
US and British intelligence services can secretly access information from German telecoms operators, including Deutsche Telekom, Der Speigel says.
Ben Schnetzer, star of The Riot Club and Pride, says the upcoming Warcraft film has something for everyone.
A team of scientists in Delhi has developed a smart cane for blind people, which uses sensors to give vibration feedback.
Internet retailer Alibaba may have floated on the US stock market, but the China-based company is making waves in Silicon Valley as well as in Wall Street.
Malicious links posted on the chat forums of video games streaming site Twitch can spend money without users' authorisation, it has emerged.
A group of drag queens have called on Facebook to allow them to use their stage names rather than real names on the social network.
Formula E is backed by some of the biggest names in the industry and on Saturday Beijing will hold the inaugural race of the season.
Memory specialist SanDisk has created an SD card with 512 gigabytes (512GB) of storage space - the highest capacity ever released.
The Japanese gaming company is pioneering an input method that involves moulding objects and landscapes by playing with special sand.
A games developer and the Dutch National Ballet have created an app which teaches dance moves.
Yahoo says the US government "threatened" to fine it $250,000 a day if the search giant failed to hand over user data.
A robot unveiled today at the British Science Festival will be loading dishwashers next year, its developers claim.