The latest stories from the Technology section of the BBC News web site.
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A British defence firm is working on technology that will give aircraft a "skin" of sensors, allowing it to feel in a similar way to humans.
The creators of a social network being used by Islamic State militants have admitted they cannot prevent the spread of extremist material.
Branches of the US parcel delivery company UPS have been hit by a security breach, with payment card information stolen.
US online retail giant Amazon steps up its presence in China with a strategic partnership with the Shanghai Free Trade Zone.
MOTD's Gary Lineker has criticised Twitter trolls who are abusing him about about an infamous on-field accident at the 1990 World Cup.
Computer giant Hewlett-Packard has reported a sharp fall in profit despite a rise in revenue helped by improved computer sales.
Data gathered by donation site JustGiving has revealed what it says is the UK's most generous town, based on donations to its website.
Barnes & Noble unveils a customised version of a budget Samsung tablet that replaces a model it used to make itself.
Samsung and Barnes and Noble have teamed up to launch a new e-reader on a tablet device.
Taxi firm Uber is trialling a same-day delivery service for more than 100 grocery goods in Washington DC.
James Foley's death highlights the ever-evolving battle to stop online extremists
A leading security expert alleges that hackers made use of the Heartbleed flaw to steal the personal details of 4.5 million healthcare patients.
Samsung and Barnes & Noble are due to launch the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK in New York on Wednesday
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A biker who uploaded a film of a high speed ride in which he almost hit a car head-on is found guilty of dangerous driving.
Former Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer announces he is stepping down from the board with immediate effect.
Google has now removed a total of 12 BBC News stories from some search results in response to controversial EU "right to be forgotten" laws.
The handset maker HTC has unveiled a new smartphone that runs a Windows Phone operating system - the first in more than two years.
A sustained clampdown on the Twitter presence of Islamic State (IS) has forced the jihadist group to explore less well-known social media platforms.