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REUTERS

New cancer therapy comes with a price

New cancer drugs promise longer-lasting treatments with fewer side effects - but their high cost is a growing concern.

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Associated Press

When online abuse turns into real violence

Women face online threats globally, but they run a unique risk in conservative Muslim Pakistan, writes Katharine Houreld.

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AP

SA on brink of massive ‘e-revolution’

Access to electronic communication devices has increased faster than delivery of any other type of basic service.

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Cisco ramps up cloud computing efforts
September 30 2014 at 09:45

The networking equipment manufacturer Cisco is expanding its worldwide network of interconnected clouds by investing $1-billion.

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Xbox One console launched in China
September 30 2014 at 09:45

The launch, which was delayed a week for reasons Microsoft did not reveal, comes as the company faces an investigation for alleged 'monopoly actions'.

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Body cams join cops on the beat
September 30 2014 at 09:45

For a growing number of police in the US, miniature video cameras are becoming as much a part of the uniform as a pistol and handcuffs.

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The death of Google Plus?
September 30 2014 at 09:45

Is this another sign that Google is starting to give up on a social network once considered by some to be key to the company's future?

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Protest to delay work on space taxis
September 30 2014 at 08:46

Work on a pair of spaceships to ferry astronauts to and from the ISS will be delayed after a losing contender protested the Nasa awards.

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Wildlife populations down by half
September 30 2014 at 08:46

The WWF's Living Planet Report, published every two years, said humankind's demands were now 50 percent more than nature can bear.

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Experts agree with HIV self-testing
September 30 2014 at 08:46

'Programme should be safe, accurate and encourage treatment for patients', say experts.

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Changes ‘putting elephants at risk’
September 30 2014 at 08:46

Animal welfare groups say changes in government regulations could open the way for animals in the wild to be taken into captivity.

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The pill that eases hangovers
September 30 2014 at 08:45

Researchers have asked a group of men and women who regularly suffer hangovers to take a pill containing either the active drug or a placebo.

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Apple and the nightmare of lousy PR
September 29 2014 at 14:07

Amid all the bad press, Apple has been fairly quiet as it scrambles to figure out the best moves, writes Katie Benner.

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