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EPA

Board in bid to sell shark meat

The KZN Sharks Board has stirred controversy by suggesting it be allowed to sell shark meat to raise funds.

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REUTERS

Red-faced Sony issues refunds

Sony has agreed to settle allegations that it misled consumers about features of its PlayStation Vita handheld gaming console.

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AP

For memories’ sake, keep your old phone

Almost one in two of us keep an old cellphone just so we can use it as a photo album.

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Europe, Central Asia 'failing to curb HIV'
November 28 2014 at 08:16

Despite major advances in treating and preventing HIV, Europe and Central Asia have failed to tackle the epidemic, say health officials.

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Unboxing fashion on YouTube
November 27 2014 at 13:14

Chanel, Hermes and Louis Vuitton are ready for their close-ups on unboxing videos... [VIDEO]

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Search for green energy ideas that fly
November 27 2014 at 13:14

This year WWF South Africa is hoping for even more novel entries into its annual Climate Solver Awards.

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Behind Google's Europe woes
November 27 2014 at 13:10

Consumers should know that behind the EU antitrust probe of Google stand not only Europeans but US competitors.

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Ultra-strong graphene has a weak spot
November 27 2014 at 13:10

Scientists have found that graphene, the world's thinnest and strongest material, can allow protons to pass through it.

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Say cheese! Wikipedia to snap fromage
November 27 2014 at 08:51

Wikipedia launched a fundraising initiative - dubbed WikiCheese - to photograph France's bewildering varieties of cheese.

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Fastest finger to solve colourful puzzle
November 27 2014 at 08:52

Rubik's Cube experts will gather in Cape Town to show their skills and challenge each other, writes Nontando Mposo.

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Rocky roll-out for smartphone
November 27 2014 at 08:51

Huawei has clearly signalled its intention to break into the SA smartphone mainstream with two new models.

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We pay Chinese taxes - Microsoft
November 27 2014 at 08:51

Software giant Microsoft said that it pays Chinese taxes 'consistent' with a China-US bilateral agreement, following a cryptic media report.

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EU to debate Google break-up call
November 27 2014 at 08:50

Google has become an increasing source of worry for European officials on many issues ranging from privacy to the protection of national publishers.

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