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Watch out for sneaky pre-select option

Online sites which 'pre-select' add-ons is a form of negative option marketing. Wendy Knowler investigates

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Japan not catching onto PS4 fever?

Sony is trying to woo Japanese game fans to the PlayStation 4 home console that went on sale in November in the US and Europe.

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I’m not the hacker - software engineer

Bryan Hamade was named as the source of the leak after he tried to sell intimate pictures of actress Jennifer Lawrence in return for Bitcoin.

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Rover takes most curious selfie
August 25 2014 at 14:02

Nasa's Mars explorer has covered only 9km in two years, writes Jan Cronje.

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App creator wants to help manage your time
August 25 2014 at 14:02

Jena McGregor speaks to Dan Ariely, a behavioural economist at Duke University who wrote Predictably Irrational.

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US warns retailers to watch out for hacking
August 25 2014 at 13:56

A hacker software weapon dubbed Backoff is 'compromising a significant number' of businesses, according to an advisory.

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How to avoid drinking too much wine
August 25 2014 at 13:55

The key lies in your ability to judge how much you are pouring, says study.

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China takes on likes of Microsoft
August 25 2014 at 10:26

China could have a new homegrown operating system by October to take on imported rivals, Xinhua news agency said.

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‘We planted the ISIS flag on @Sony's server’
August 25 2014 at 10:27

Sony said its sites came under a cyber attack by a hacker group that also claimed there were explosives on a plane carrying a senior executive.

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The coolest, weirdest online community
August 25 2014 at 10:26

The community of nerds Shayne Bushfield has built is obsessive, devoted and competitive.

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Online retailers go old school
August 25 2014 at 10:27

Online shopping is the future, so why do so many web retailers want to be in stores, asks Sarah Halzack.

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Dotcom denies hacking NZ blogger
August 25 2014 at 10:26

Kim Dotcom, who is fighting a US attempt to extradite him for alleged online piracy, has been an active participant in the New Zealand election.

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W Cape a hot spot of frog diversity
August 25 2014 at 09:20

There are 12 frog families represented in South Africa and currently 125 species.

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