The secrets behind the runaway success of Apple’s AirPods

The secrets behind the runaway success of Apple’s AirPods

If you started a business in an ultra-competitive space in consumer tech, and within three years it was earning more revenue than AMD, Spotify, Twitter, Snap or Shopify, you’d justifiably be pleased with yourself. Apple’s wearables, home and accessories...
Coronavirus: Cyber-spies seek coronavirus vaccine secrets

Coronavirus: Cyber-spies seek coronavirus vaccine secrets

Image copyright Getty Images The US has seen foreign spy agencies carry out reconnaissance of research into a coronavirus vaccine, a senior US intelligence official has told the BBC. Bill Evanina, director of the National Counterintelligence and Security Center, said...
Zoom ‘unsuitable’ for government secrets, researchers say

Zoom ‘unsuitable’ for government secrets, researchers say

Image copyright AFP Image caption The UK Cabinet has been meeting via Zoom – something researchers say may not be ideal The hugely popular video meetings app Zoom has “significant weaknesses” which might make it unsuitable for secrets. A team at The...
Ex-Uber engineer Levandowski pleads guilty to trade secrets theft

Ex-Uber engineer Levandowski pleads guilty to trade secrets theft

Former Google and Uber engineer Anthony Levandowski leaves federal court in San Jose, California, after a hearing in September 2019. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Anthony Levandowski, former Google engineer and a pioneer of self-driving car tech, agreed to plead guilty...