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Barclays digital banking services back up after ‘technical hitch’

The bank reported that online and telephone operations went down at 10am

Equifax fined £500,000 for failing to protect customer details in cyber attack

The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) found that Equifax's systems to manage the personal information were inadequate and ineffective, while investigators found significant problems with data retention, IT system patching and audit procedures

Sky and Netflix announce plans to create ‘ultimate’ TV package

The deal, first announced earlier this year, will see subscribers to Sky Q - Sky's premium TV box - able to access an 'Ultimate On Demand' pack for £10 extra per month

Mobile phone customers overcharged by almost half a billion pounds

It says four million people on deals with EE, Three and Vodafone have paid an extra £490m after their contracts have ended when they should just be paying for calls, texts and dat

Satellite net developed in the UK collects space junk for the first time

The experimental RemoveDebris satellite first released the metal object and then fired a five metre wide net to capture it from a distance of six metres

UK ‘garden shed’ inventors win prize for device to help stroke survivors

It was selected from a shortlist of 10 "garden shed inventions" which could seriously transform people's lives in the competition which was sponsored by innovation foundation Nest

EU scraps Ireland lawsuit in Apple ‘state aid’ case

However, a continuing legal row may mean Irish coffers never see a cent of the windfall

Twitter to bring back chronological timeline – here’s how to get it

The company's decision in 2016 to alter how tweets were presented on users' home pages came in for much criticism from those who wanted to see tweets in real-time

Europol warns of 15 ways you could become a cyber crime victim

Europol described the report as offering "a unique law enforcement view of the emerging threats and key developments in the field of cyber crime over the last year"

Jellyfish robots to be used to monitor fragile coral reefs

The "jellybots" are based on the shape of the moon jellyfish and are capable of squeezing through holes cut in plexiglass plates

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