The latest stories from the Technology section of the BBC News web site.
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Would you take your kids to a geek festival?
Readers share their experiences of replacing their operating system
BBC News talks to Ian Lowe, a blacksmith who teaches other people an ancient art he believes to be future-proof.
Experts have raised concerns over the security of "cloud" storage sites following the leak of intimate pictures of celebrities.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani urges Iran's clerics to be more tolerant of the internet and new technologies after recent criticism from hardliners.
Google has started showing old versions of its search page to people using out-of-date versions of web browsers.
LJ Rich looks at how one artist is using computer code to turn internet radio from across the globe into a unique piece of music.
Samsung has signed a deal with Nokia to use its Here mapping service on its smartphones and the Gear S smartwatch.
Naked pictures of celebrities including Jennifer Lawrence are posted online but some stars claim the photos are fake.
The BBC unveils plans to support England's computer coding curriculum with a new section of its Bitesize learning site and tech-themed TV shows.
The challenge of introducing England's new coding curriculum
Teaching of a "tough" new national curriculum including computer coding classes begins in England.
Researchers worry new cars could be vulnerable to hackers
A leading independent school is making dozens of its courses available free online, so lessons can be downloaded by pupils or teachers at other schools.
Could chip and pin technology be open to a new type of "skimming" fraud which is being used to steal people's cash?
Max started writing code when he was six. He told BBC News why he thought more children being taught how to program in schools was a good idea.
A teenager tells how a bionic pancreas transformed his summer.
Ecuador says it will introduce the world's first digital currency issued by a central bank and it will go into circulation in December.
Microsoft's MSN Messenger will be switched off in China in October, bringing a final end to the 15-year-old service.
A man has been convicted of behaving in a threatening or abusive manner towards First Minister Alex Salmond on Twitter.