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Gatorade settles over ‘misleading’ Usain Bolt water game

Image copyright Getty Images Sports drink Gatorade has agreed to pay $300,000 (£220,000) to the state of California over an app called Bolt! which featured a character based on Olympic medallist Usain Bolt.In the game Bolt had to drink Gatorade ... Read More

Penis drawing on Maya the Bee was ‘very bad joke’

Image copyright Studio 100 Animation Image caption Netflix pulled the offending instalment after a viewer complained An outline of a penis that appeared in a Maya the Bee episode was the result of "a very bad joke", the makers of ... Read More

Strictly Come Dancing’s Shirley Ballas: The verdict on new head judge

Image copyright PA Image caption Ballas made her Strictly Come Dancing debut on Saturday night Shirley Ballas sashayed her way on to the Strictly dance floor for the first time on Saturday - and it's fair to say she received ... Read More

Uber using aggressive tactics, says Sadiq Khan

Image copyright Stefan Rousseau Image caption London Mayor Sadiq Khan chairs Transport for London London Mayor Sadiq Khan says Uber has put "unfair pressure" on Transport for London (TfL), with an "army" of PR experts and lawyers.The mayor says Uber ... Read More

China Communist Party Youth Twitter account prompts abuse

Image copyright Twitter / @ccylchina Image caption The Twitter account appeared to be set up on Friday Setting up a Twitter account may seem a fairly obvious thing for a political party to do, but the step has not so ... Read More

China orders Bitcoin exchanges in capital city to close

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Chinese regulators have issued strict instructions on how Bitcoin exchanges should dismantle their operations China is moving forward with plans to shut down Bitcoin exchanges in the country, starting with trading platforms in key ... Read More

The 2012 Alpine Murders Conspiracy †Unexplained and Unsolved

Four adults assassinated by a killer with a 60+ year old Luger...Multiple suspects from different nations...Theories ranging from a lone madman to an international espionage conspiracy.Five years on the mysterious murder case in the French Alps is still unsolved. The ... Read More

Neo-Nazi site finds home in Iceland

By BBC Trending Going in-depth on social media Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Daily Stormer mocked the death of protester Heather Heyer in Charlottesville in August Neo-Nazi website The Daily Stormer has reappeared on the publicly available internet ... Read More

NotPetya cyber-attack cost TNT at least $300m

Image copyright TNT Image caption TNT has yet to restore all its computer systems Delivery company FedEx says a recent cyber-attack cost its TNT division about $300m (£221m).The company was one of several to have its computer systems severely disrupted ... Read More

Instagram Live video ‘led to murder suspect’s arrest’

Image copyright Texas Department of Public Safety Image caption Police say Gonzalez's Instagram video revealed his location US police say an Instagram Live video helped lead to the arrest of a "most wanted" fugitive earlier this week.Christopher Ricardo Gonzalez allegedly ... Read More

A modern muse: The enduring appeal of Audrey Hepburn

More than 50 years after her iconic turn as Holly Golightly in Breakfast at Tiffany's, Audrey Hepburn's style is attracting the attention of a new generation of fashion lovers.A collection of the actress's little black dresses, trench coats and a ... Read More

James Bond auction fetches £112,000

Image copyright Aston's Auctioneers & Valuers Image caption A Sir Roger Moore chair fetched £2,300 after having an estimate of £500 to £700 A harpoon gun, clapper board and Sir Roger Moore's director's chair are among hundreds of James Bond ... Read More

Electric bus in record-breaking journey

Image copyright Proterra Image caption Electric buses are beginning to be tested in cities around the world An electric bus has broken a world record by travelling more than 1,000 miles on a single charge.The 40ft Catalyst E2 Max bus ... Read More

Blink 182, Korn and Avenged Sevenfold to play Chester Bennington tribute

Blink 182, and members of System of a Down, Korn, Bring Me the Horizon and Avenged Sevenfold are among the acts playing a special gig in memory of Chester Bennington.The Linkin Park singer took his own life in July.The gig ... Read More

Gamers give their verdicts after being among the first in the UK to try the Xbox One X

The Xbox One X is nearly here - and fans in the UK have just been able to play it for the first time.People at the EGX games expo in Birmingham have been playing demos of new games for the ... Read More

Sir Patrick Stewart’s guide to RSC costume sale

The Royal Shakespeare Company is selling off more than 10,000 items of clothing worn by actors over the decades.Hollywood star and RSC veteran Sir Patrick Stewart gave BBC News a tour of the costume sale and shared some of his ... Read More

Strictly’s Craig Revel Horwood’s West End role

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Hijacked software used to target tech giants

Image copyright die-phalanx Image caption It's still not clear what the attack code does on compromised machines Hackers who booby-trapped widely used security software also used their malware to infiltrate machines at tech firms, suggests analysis.Evidence that other companies had ... Read More

Sinéad Morrissey recites The Millihelen on The Arts Show

Watch Northern Ireland poet Sinéad Morrissey, new winner of The Forward Prize, reciting her poem The Millihelen on BBC NI's The Arts Show.The Forward Prize is one of the most prestigious prizes in poetry, with previous winners including Ted Hughes, ... Read More

Riverdale safety questions after KJ Apa crashes car after 14-hour day

A car crash involving Riverdale star KJ Apa has triggered a debate around on-set working conditions.The actor, who plays Archie in the show, was involved in a collision last week after he says he worked a 14-hour day.He reportedly fell ... Read More

The long wait for a Persian iPhone keyboard

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Apple introduced new iOS on Tuesday Android devices as well as Apple computers have Persian keyboards, but until this week the option wasn't available on Apple phones or iPads. For years Persian speakers used the ... Read More

The long wait for a Persian iPhone keyboard

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Apple introduced new iOS on Tuesday Android devices as well as Apple computers have Persian keyboards, but until this week the option wasn't available on Apple phones or iPads. For years Persian speakers used the ... Read More

Missed this week’s entertainment news?

Take a look back at the week's biggest stories in the world of arts and entertainment. Image copyright Joshua Brandao In an exclusive interview with the BBC News website, Madonna revealed she is contemplating a more intimate live show that ... Read More

Five things we learned at Later with Jools Holland’s 25th birthday

Later... with Jools Holland turns 25 this year, after more than 350 shows and over a thousand musical guests.To celebrate, the programme abandoned its home in Maidstone for a gala concert at the Royal Albert Hall.Among the guests were Foo ... Read More

Bees ‘go online’ in Manchester

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Sampha leaps up chart after Mercury Music Prize win

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Sampha followed in the footsteps of Skepta and Benjamin Clementine to win the Mercury Sampha's debut album Process has jumped back into the top 10 after winning the Mercury Music Prize.It leapt to number ... Read More

Sampha leaps up chart after Mercury Music Prize win

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Sampha followed in the footsteps of Skepta and Benjamin Clementine to win the Mercury Sampha's debut album Process has jumped back into the top 10 after winning the Mercury Music Prize.It leapt to number ... Read More

Foo Fighters ticket mix-up: The O2 criticised for links to ticketing site

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Approximately 200 fans were turned away from the Foo Fighters' show The O2 Arena's partnership with ticket resale company StubHub has been criticised after fans were turned away from a Foo Fighters concert this week.Ahead ... Read More

Foo Fighters ticket mix-up: The O2 criticised for links to ticketing site

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Approximately 200 fans were turned away from the Foo Fighters' show The O2 Arena's partnership with ticket resale company StubHub has been criticised after fans were turned away from a Foo Fighters concert this week.Ahead ... Read More

Gym app Pact pays $1m over broken promises

Image copyright Pact Fitness app Pact, which promised members financial rewards for meeting their health goals, has settled accusations that it broke its promises.The app let people set exercise and dietary goals, and charged them a penalty between $5 (£3.70) ... Read More

Sinead Morrissey wins Forward Prize for poetry

Image copyright Sinead Morrissey Image caption Sinead Morrissey takes home the Forward Prize for best collection of poetry for 'On Balance' The Northern Ireland poet Sinead Morrissey has won the £10,000 Forward Prize for best collection of poetry.She was awarded ... Read More

Sandi Toksvig tribute to ‘lovely’ 15 to 1 host

Image copyright PA/FreemantleMedia/Shutterstock Broadcaster Sandi Toksvig has paid tribute to "lovely" 15 to 1 host William G Stewart, calling him a "consummate TV professional".The Bake Off host added it was "sad news" to hear of his death on Thursday.Stewart, who ... Read More

Stock Performance Review on Semiconductor Industry — NVIDIA, SunPower, Ultra Clean, and JinkoSolar

Stock Performance Review on Semiconductor Industry -- NVIDIA, SunPower, Ultra Clean, and JinkoSolar
NEW YORK, September 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- If you want a Stock Review on NVDA, SPWR, UCTT, or JKS then come over to http://dailystocktracker.com/register/ and sign up for your free customized report today. On Thursday, the NASDAQ Composite ended the ... Read More

Facebook trial lets users hide alcohol adverts

Image caption Facebook is testing a tool that allows users to hide alcohol adverts. Facebook is testing a tool that lets people hide advertisements for alcohol.It is the first time a social network has let people proactively block adverts on ... Read More

The transgender dancer telling her story

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Deliveroo accounts reveal huge losses

Image copyright AFP Losses have risen sharply at the gig economy food delivery firm, Deliveroo, according to its latest accounts.The company, incorporated under the name Roofoods, made a worldwide loss of £129m in 2016, up from £30m in 2015.Deliveroo made ... Read More

‘He was the man’ – young artists on Basquiat

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Hillary Clinton memoir What Happened sells 300,000 copies

Image copyright AFP/Getty Hillary Clinton's memoir about losing the 2016 US election to Donald Trump has sold more than 300,000 copies in the US, according to its publishers. Simon & Schuster said sales of What Happened include 167,000 hardcover copies ... Read More

Russia: The ‘cloud’ over the Trump White House

Image copyright AFP/Getty Image caption Donald Trump has been dogged by suspicion over his ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin Throughout the confusion of Donald Trump's campaign and the chaotic events of his early days in the White House, one ... Read More

Mexico earthquake: Salma Hayek pledges $100K to disaster relief

Image copyright PA Actress Salma Hayek has called for donations to help victims of Mexico's earthquake, the country's deadliest natural disaster since 1985.The Mexican star has pledged to match the first $100,000 (£74,000) raised for Unicef through her Crowdrise campaign."Many ... Read More

Banksy Liverpool murals sold for £3.2m to Qatari buyer

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Liverpool Rat mural failed to sell at auction in 2014 Five murals by street artist Banksy have been sold to a buyer from the Middle East for £3.2m.The works, which include his famous ... Read More

Banksy Liverpool murals sold for £3.2m to Qatari buyer

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Liverpool Rat mural failed to sell at auction in 2014 Five murals by street artist Banksy have been sold to a buyer from the Middle East for £3.2m.The works, which include his famous ... Read More

Picasso nudes to be reunited after 85 years

Image copyright Succession Picasso/DACS London Image caption The works were last seen together at Picasso's first full-scale retrospective Three nudes depicting Pablo Picasso's lover are going on display together for the first time in 85 years.A new show at Tate ... Read More

Picasso nudes to be reunited after 85 years

Image copyright Succession Picasso/DACS London Image caption The works were last seen together at Picasso's first full-scale retrospective Three nudes depicting Pablo Picasso's lover are going on display together for the first time in 85 years.A new show at Tate ... Read More

‘Dark’ version of Sabrina the Teenage Witch planned by television network The CW

A new version of Sabrina the Teenage Witch is being made by the CW Network.At the moment, it's a one-off TV special called The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina and will air as a companion episode to the new series of ... Read More

Picasso nudes to be reunited after 85 years

Image copyright Succession Picasso/DACS London Image caption The works were last seen together at Picasso's first full-scale retrospective Three nudes depicting Pablo Picasso's lover are going on display together for the first time in 85 years.A new show at Tate ... Read More

 


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