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Solar Impulse embarks on longest flight

A solar-powered aircraft took off from Japan to begin a historical five-day non-stop crossing of the Pacific to Hawaii.

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Snap, post and wait for Likes

Social media is becoming pervasive in which the need to share overrides cherishing memories, writes Helen Walne.

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Why the whole world loves a tune

Experts claim music plays a crucial role in social bonding.

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Iron Man technology to help surgeons

Scientists have developed a method of projecting 3D holographic images into the field of view of an observer in an 'augmented reality'.

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Snap, post and wait for Likes
June 30 2015 at 13:05

Social media is becoming pervasive in which the need to share overrides cherishing memories, writes Helen Walne.

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Solar Impulse embarks on longest flight
June 30 2015 at 13:06

A solar-powered aircraft took off from Japan to begin a historical five-day non-stop crossing of the Pacific to Hawaii.

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EU strikes deal to scrap roaming fees
June 30 2015 at 13:05

The European Union reached a preliminary deal to abolish mobile roaming charges across the 28-country bloc by 2017.

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Why the whole world loves a tune
June 30 2015 at 13:04

Experts claim music plays a crucial role in social bonding.

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Facebook opens first African office
June 30 2015 at 10:09

Based in Melrose Arch, Facebook's newest business office will be headed by Ogilvy veteran, Nunu Ntshingila, the company's new Head of Africa.

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Oracle fight: top court declines Google appeal
June 30 2015 at 09:40

Oracle has won a major legal victory in a closely watched copyright case involving the company's Java programming language.

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Hi-tech contacts that do lots more
June 30 2015 at 09:39

From testing blood sugar to giving eye drops. They can even have a zoom lens.

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Iron Man technology to help surgeons
June 30 2015 at 09:39

Scientists have developed a method of projecting 3D holographic images into the field of view of an observer in an 'augmented reality'.

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Get creative with food, not website
June 30 2015 at 09:39

In an age of diminishing online attention spans, Becky Krystal doesn't understand why some restaurants make it hard to find vital details.

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Little sea 'monster' that thrived on Earth
June 30 2015 at 08:43

Scientists announced the discovery in Yunnan Province of beautifully preserved fossils of one of the strangest animals ever.

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