Rural north Norfolk has some of the slowest broadband speeds in the UK, but that could be about to change.

Pub chain JD Wetherspoon has announced it is closing down all of its social media accounts for its 900 pubs and head office due to concerns about online trolling and the misuse of personal data.

A student from Besthorpe has designed an innovative new bike light that will help cyclists flag up danger hot spots to local authorities.

Facebook users do not have to wait to be notified that their data was shared with Cambridge Analytica - a tool on the social network enables users to quickly find out for themselves.

Bringing the bedroom coder into the workplace has helped a Norfolk technology firm to combat the industry’s skills shortage – and now it is calling for other businesses to join in.

For most of us, a glimpse of the Milky Way would be exciting enough.

Tech wizards and newbies alike will take on challenges set by industry giants at a two-day festival.

A fitness app which aims to reward people for staying fit has been selected for a national growth programme.

Facebook is the headlines but it is hardly alone in digging up every last bit of information it can glean about you to make huge profits.

Those investigating the rise of fake news are “reasonable” to demand that Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg appears before a UK parliamentary committee to answer questions about the ongoing data row, the culture secretary has said.

A ground-breaking Norwich plant biologist has added to her distinguished global reputation after being awarded a Royal Society Research Professorship.

Sky wifi customers were hit by a mass outage causing panic across the region.

Today is the spring equinox, otherwise known as the first day of spring. But what else do you need to know about it?

A popular gaming festival will be returning to The Forum in Norwich.

Microplastics are found in the majority of bottled water, a research method created by a Norwich university has found.

The competition to host Tim Peake’s Soyuz capsule has been won by Peterborough Cathedral. The Forum and Norwich Science Festival were one of the five shortlisted venues in the competition run by the Science Museum Group.

Organisers of a popular city science festival have announced that it will return for October half-term this year.

Although it is now widely agreed that tobacco has harmful effects, Norwich researchers are leading a project to show the plant can have health benefits – by turning it into mini-drug factories.

With a fizz and a pop and an appropriate amount of flame, pupils were introduced to a world of chemistry they could do at home at Ormiston Denes Academy this week.

A group of international experts have warned that rogue states and terrorists could turn to artificial intelligence (AI) to destabilise the world.

With Norwich in the running to land a real-life spacecraft, here television astronomer Mark Thompson explains why everyone should back the bid.

A world-leading research institution has completed a £500,000 project with a start-up technology firm to analyse DNA using light-speed processing.

All manner of creatures once roamed across Norfolk during the last Ice Age – and now the bones of some of them have wound up at a Norwich charity shop.

A public consultation for a huge wind farm has been dubbed “cosmetic” by a community group - but the energy firm behind it insists it went beyond what was required.

A data science company still has a future in Norwich despite slashing its workforce, its head of strategy has said.

Many boys will dream of going into space as an astronaut to travel the cosmos and battle aliens.

A car with a strong link to Norfolk is hurtling through space after a high-profile launch from Florida.

Numerous organisations have been successful in securing a share of an online safety fund, aimed at keeping young people safe from digital threats.

The International Space Station (ISS) will be visible over Norfolk again in February, without the need for telescopes or binoculars.

Top judges visited a Norwich landmark which is in the running to host a space exploration icon.

Stargazers will be treated to the sight of a rare lunar phenomenon this week.

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