Apple changes rules on app 'loot boxes'

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Apple has changed the rules around how games on its app store use loot boxes. These boxes are random rewards for gameplay and often give players benefits and power-ups that... Read More

US tax bill: Republicans agree sweeping changes

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US Republicans from both houses of Congress have revealed their joint bill for the biggest overhaul of the country’s tax system in 30 years. The plan brings the US corporate... Read More

'Snoopers' charter' changes put forward

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The government has proposed changes to the Investigatory Powers Act (IPA) after accepting that some parts of it are “inconsistent with EU law”. The IPA governs the collection and use... Read More

Labour demands changes to Brexit repeal bill

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Labour will back Conservative rebels over Brexit unless the prime minister accepts changes to its repeal bill, the party’s shadow Brexit secretary says. Sir Keir Starmer wants six changes to... Read More

Nine lifestyle changes can reduce dementia risk, study says

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One in three cases of dementia could be prevented if more people looked after their brain health throughout life, according to an international study in the Lancet. It lists nine... Read More

Insurance premiums set to soar after compensation changes

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Average car insurance premiums could increase by up to £75 a year as a result of a government ruling, industry experts have said. A new formula for calculating compensation payments... Read More

Chart company changes formula to reflect rise in streaming

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The Official Chart Company is changing the way it calculates the Top 40 to reflect the rise in streaming. Currently, 100 streams count as one “sale” of a song. From... Read More