"Mad" Mike Hughes, 64, wanted to launch himself into space to prove that the Earth was flat.
Methane is being extracted from Lake Kivu in Rwanda to generate electricity.
Researchers at Brown University found bots were far more likely to post tweets denying climate change.
Ofcom is asking why broadband firms charge people to keep old email addresses after switching providers.
Nintendo confirms its new Animal Crossing game will not let players save progress to the cloud.
Researchers claim it could be used to kill some of the world's deadliest bacteria.
The personal data of about 200,000 people is exposed in a cyber-attack.
Pupils in New Mexico allegedly have had their online data tracked, says the state's attorney general.
The company says it sent the strange "1" alert to Samsung devices by mistake.
At least 2,004 government mobiles were lost or stolen in a year, more than a third from the MoD.
ISS World, a major facilities provider, has been hit by an apparent ransomware attack.
BBC Click’s Paul Carter looks at some of the best technology news stories of the week.
Academic and electronic musician Bertolt Meyer has hacked into his prosthetic arm and connected it to his synth.
TrinamiX has developed a facial recognition software that they say could provide better security.
The BBC meets the medics and lawyers across America who are using the app to help educate the public.
Kitchen hacks and baking videos are hugely popular on YouTube - but do all the tips actually work?
Developers say you can now converse effortlessly using translation tech, but others are not so sure.
An Instagram influencer has faked a holiday to Bali to show followers not to believe everything they see on social media. But how does it compare to these other epic social media pranks?
Firms are encouraging staff to make sharing which personal pronouns they use an everyday practice.
Better sight, better hands and more intelligence are allowing robots to take on more and more jobs.
Levels of electrical and electronic waste are expected to more than double by 2050, according to the UN.