UK, India and Turkey-based iPhone owners considering buying an app had better hurry up.
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Apple App Store prices rise in UK, India and Turkey - BBC News
The battery that can put itself out if it catches fire – could this be a safer source of power for our favourite devices?

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Battery with inbuilt 'fire extinguisher' developed - BBC News
Popular porn websites in the Philippines have been blocked on the orders of the Philippine government.

Popular porn sites blocked in Philippines - BBC News
Silicon Valley - including the ex-boss of Bebo - awaits Trump's presidency.
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Car start-up Faraday Future acknowledges it had to halt building its factory in order to afford its glitzy CES press event.
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Faraday Future's cash flow woe - BBC News
On this week's Tech Tent, we report from San Francisco on the mood amongst the tech community as the Trump presidency looms.

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Tech Tent: Tech gets ready for Trump - BBC News
Cellebrite, an Israeli firm that markets hacking tools, has had information about its customers stolen in a cyber-attack.

Phone-cracking firm Cellebrite hacked - BBC News
Attackers can sometimes get around WhatsApp's encryption system, suggests research.

Bug 'exposes' WhatsApp message secrets - BBC News
American Michael Fluckiger has been sentenced to 20 years in jail for running a site that trafficked images of child sex abuse.

Child abuse site administrator jailed for 20 years - BBC News
Lily becomes the latest drone project to fly off course.

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Drone company Lily shuts down owing $34m - BBC News
Uber is launching a website outlining how its cars move around cities.

Uber to share data to help ease city congestion - BBC News
Internet users trying to visit's US adult sections are told the content has been removed ditches sex ads section after Senate inquiry - BBC News
Facebook is to test "mid-roll" video advertising - in which ads are played after a video has already started

Facebook 'to launch ads within videos' - BBC News
"Steve had expressly told me it was totally top secret. He said he was going to fire anyone who tells the world."
The story behind the unveiling of the iPhone, 10 years ago today.
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'Sweating bullets' - The inside story of the first iPhone - BBC News
The CES tech expo is coming to a close, but before we go here's a robot to fold your t-shirts and towels.
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Is it a bird, is it a plane, is it a flying selfie stick?
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Virtual reality, real world workout.
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