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What Minecraft sale will mean for its fans

For many, the Minecraft-Microsoft deal will become the canary in the redstone mine, writes Abby Ohlheiser.

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Jobless, Ghana’s youth turn to selling blood

Commercial blood donors, as the authorities call them, fill a void in a country where blood is often in short supply.

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India prepares for crucial Mars manoeuvre

After a journey of 300 days, India's Mars spacecraft is due to enter into orbit around the Red Planet.

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On your cellphone? Use this lane

The Chinese city of Chongqing has created a smartphone sidewalk lane, seemingly offering a path for those too engrossed in messaging and tweet ...

China shuts almost 1.8m accounts

China has closed nearly 1.8 million accounts on social networking and instant messaging services since it launched its anti-pornography campai ...

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Jobless, Ghana’s youth turn to selling blood
September 22 2014 at 14:19

Commercial blood donors, as the authorities call them, fill a void in a country where blood is often in short supply.

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What Minecraft sale will mean for its fans
September 22 2014 at 14:18

For many, the Minecraft-Microsoft deal will become the canary in the redstone mine, writes Abby Ohlheiser.

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Cook hints at Apple smart TV
September 22 2014 at 14:12

Apple has revealed it hopes to tackle new frontiers - by revolutionising our television sets too.

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India prepares for crucial Mars manoeuvre
September 22 2014 at 14:12

After a journey of 300 days, India's Mars spacecraft is due to enter into orbit around the Red Planet.

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Explicit ‘celeb’ selfies leaked online
September 22 2014 at 10:23

Rihanna and Kim Kardashian are believed to be the latest victims of hackers who stole nude celebrity photos and posted them online.

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Mould yourself for posterity
September 22 2014 at 10:23

In your younger years, you played with your favourite figurine, and you may have even dreamt of being immortalised in miniature form.

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China shuts almost 1.8m accounts
September 22 2014 at 10:23

China has closed nearly 1.8 million accounts on social networking and instant messaging services since it launched its anti-pornography campaign.

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Rivals dash to support Apple Pay
September 22 2014 at 10:23

Apple's new mobile payments system - unveiled just ten days ago - is already winning over the heavyweights of the financial industry.

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Delayed, Xbox One release in China
September 22 2014 at 10:22

Microsoft, which was due to launch the Xbox One in China, has said it will put back the 'historic' event to later this year.

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SpaceX Falcon rocket blasts off
September 22 2014 at 09:27

An unmanned Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station to deliver a cargo ship to the International Space Station.

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