Elijah Wood reveals techno-horror VR game at E3

Lord of the Rings star Elijah Wood’s latest project is a horror-themed video game in which players experience the memories of a “traumatised mental patient”. Transference is being developed as a virtual reality experience despite sales of VR headsets being weaker than many had expected. The movie star spoke to BBC Click’s Marc Cieslak about […]

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Trump separation policy: Children ‘in cages’ in Texas

Image copyright US Customs and Border Protection Image caption The authorities released this image of illegal migrants inside a large cage – reporters said they saw unaccompanied children in similar conditions Reporters and Democratic lawmakers have been allowed inside a detention centre that lies at the heart of a growing storm over a new US […]

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The 3D magnets that go inside your body plus other news

BBC Click’s Lara Lewington looks at some of the best technology news stories of the week including: Apple says it is to change the default settings of its iPhone to stop hackers and others unlocking devices without proper legal authorisation; Dixons Carphone has admitted a huge data breach involving 5.9 million payment cards and 1.2 […]

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E3: The ‘uncanny world’ of Cyberpunk 2077

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A preview of Cyberpunk 2077 at E3 Cyberpunk 2077 has been one of the most anticipated games previewed at E3. In a demo shown at the California conference, visitors got to see the game’s sci-fi city setting. “It’s an uncanny place,” says quest designer Patrick Mills. “Players from anywhere […]

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Facebook cuts out gun-accessory ads for children

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Sellers of gun accessories can currently advertise to any Facebook user Children will stop seeing adverts for gun accessories on Facebook as it updates its policy from 21 June. Currently, ads for scopes, holsters, gun-mounted lights, slings, sights, belt extras, safes and many other items can be seen by […]

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