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Technology PayPal now fully integrates with Google accounts

Some would argue making payments even more seamless online is a bad thing because it's just so easy to buy all the things. More

Sports 7 of the funniest football parody accounts on Twitter

Football parody accounts are the saviour of social media - here's the ones that we can't get enough of More

Science & Environment ISIS propaganda accounts are openly sharing content on Google Plus

Extremist accounts on California-based Google's lsocial media site Google Plus explicitly post ISIS propaganda and news updates taken from the group's media. More

US & Canada The DC Cybersecurity Think Tank Caught Using Fake Twitter Accounts Has Lost Sponsors, And Its Shady Cofounder Is Gone

Following a BuzzFeed News investigation, Institute for Critical Infrastructure Technology cofounder James Scott has “voluntarily decided to step away” and a law firm will review claims about him.... More

Technology Fake Facebook accounts, misinformation spread quickly in wake of Santa Fe school shooting

It didn’t long for lies and disinformation to spread in the wake of Friday’s Texas school shooting that left 10 people dead. Within minutes, fake Facebook accounts popped up showing the suspected... More

Australia Commonwealth Bank apologises after staff used kids' Dollarmite accounts to earn bonuses on the side

Commonwealth Bank of Australia chief executive Matt Comyn confirmed a scam that saw staff transferring money into Youthsaver accounts in order to illegitimately activate them. More

Business Natwest dangles new £100 cash carrot to switch current accounts - should you bite?

NatWest has sweetened the deal for current account switchers with a £100 cash carrot. The new perk follows a string of incentives launched by the bank this year, but should you switch now? More

US & Canada Harrowing accounts from inside Texas school during deadly shooting massacre

Students described the initial confusion as the alarm went off at Santa Fe High School before shots rang out and students fled from the school buildings into nearby streets and woodland for cover. More

US & Canada Female drug addicts reveal their biggest regrets in searingly honest accounts from behind bars

Nicki Worley, 26, is one of dozens of women locked up in Campbell County, Tennessee, for drug crimes. While she sits in jail, her children are being looked after by her father, who is fighting cancer. More

US & Canada Police release horrifying witness accounts of the Las Vegas mass shooting that killed 58 in 2017

A bullets rained on to the Route 91 Harvest music festival in Las Vegas last year, concertgoers were watching their parents bleed from the mouth and jumping over dead bodies to reach safety.  More

Business Why some of the top savings accounts just aren’t showing up on price comparison sites - and where you CAN find them

If you rely on price comparison sites to find the best home for your savings stash, you may be missing out on some of the best deals More

Business Some 100,000 TSB customers still unable to access accounts online

The disgraced bank says 95 per cent of its customers are now able to log into accounts after the system failure on April 22 which left 1.9 million people with no access. More

US & Canada A DC Think Tank Uses Fake Twitter Accounts And A Shady Expert To Reach The NSA, FBI, And White House

ICIT bills itself as "America's Cybersecurity Think Tank." But BuzzFeed News found it's running fake Twitter accounts and its top expert has questionable credentials. View Entire Post... More

US & Canada Facebook says it shut down 1.3 BILLION fake accounts in the last six months

Facebook disclosed that it disabled 1.3 billion 'fake accounts' over the past two quarters, many of which had 'the intent of spreading spam or conducting illicit activities such as scams'. More

World Facebook, Aiming for Transparency, Details Removal of Posts and Fake Accounts

The social network said it took down 865.8 million posts, the vast majority of which were spam, plus 583 million fake accounts in the first quarter. More

Top Stories Parody Twitter Accounts Are Spreading A Ton Of Fake News In India

Alan O'Rourke/CC / Via Flickr: toddle_email_newsletters In February, a tweet from an account resembling that of Times Now, a leading Indian TV news channel, sparked instant... More

Business HSBC launches Connected Money app that lets customers add rival accounts

HSBC has launched a new app that allows customers to see accounts from up to 21 different banks on one screen, called Connected Money. More

Business All your bank accounts now on a single screen - if you're with HSBC with at least one of them

You can add accounts from up to 21 different banks and have them all in a single place with the new app More

Business Do you need a better bank account for your start-up?The best current accounts for small businesses

At their simplest, business accounts simply offer a cheque and paying-in book. But many offer addition carrots like interest-free in credit balance or 18 months free banking. More