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Technology news this week
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Microsoft warns firms of technology 'distractions'
Technology can distract workers rather than make them more productive, suggests… concentrating. Others said the way their employer deployed technology also stopped them… productive. "Modern workers have an abundance of technology at their fingertips," said…


The technology which starts avalanches
…. But technology is helping to make ski slopes safer for the public. Video produced by Daniel…


'Use technology to spot grooming' says minister
…Online alerts which could be sent to children at risk of grooming will be considered by government as part of their latest internet safety strategy. The NSPCC said existing algorithms could be used to flag suspected groomers to moderators…


Use of electronic tags to be extended
… see new GPS monitoring technology used for the first time. Electronic tags… of time. But the new technology could be used to also ensure the tagged person does… use radio frequency technology to ensure that offenders comply with a Home…


Retina scan could predict health risks and other news
…BBC Click's Kat Hawkins looks at some of the best technology stories…


New Caledonian crows show how technology evolves
… have allowed us to see the first foundations of a technological breakthrough. New… a first glimpse of the "evolution of a new technology" in the animal kingdom… about 23,000 years ago - were one of the most significant technological milestones…


Do people agree with Kylie Jenner on the Snapchat update?
…. The technology company lost $1.3bn of stock market value following a tweet by reality star…


Mobile World Congress: Lurgan teenagers to attend major tech event
… February. MWC is one of the world's leading technology events and the 2018 congress… in the event. Many use it to unveil the latest developments in mobile phone technology…. They will write a daily blog for the school website and participate in technology


Randox announces £50m investment in medical testing
… business to develop new medical testing technology. Invest NI is providing £23m… the money to work on technologies to help diagnose cancer, heart conditions… technology has "the potential to revolutionise the global healthcare industry". He added…