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SA model also on hacker’s hit list

Cyber hacker targets dozens of female celebrities, including Candice Swanepoel, and posts their naked pics online.

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Next iPhone to function as digital wallet - reports

Apple has struck agreements with credit card companies to make the next iPhone capable of making payments at retailers, news reports said.

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App reviews: Foursquare reboot, Fly

Hayley Tsukayama reviews two apps that could prove useful for frequent flyers.

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Why a song takes you down memory lane
August 29 2014 at 08:27

Scientists find that listening to a favourite song boosts activity in region of the brain responsible for memory and emotions.

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Heartbleed still a threat to big firms
August 29 2014 at 09:19

More than half of the Forbes Global 2000 listing of the world's most profitable companies have servers that are still not fully protected, says security company Venafi.

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Google unveils its Project Wing
August 29 2014 at 09:20

Google's secretive research laboratory is trying to build a fleet of drones so packages can be delivered to people more quickly. [VIDEO]

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Twitch's $970m draw
August 29 2014 at 09:19

Gaming has now evolved into big-money live entertainment events, and Twitch has helped fuel that rise.

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Apple event is guessing game for media
August 29 2014 at 09:19

The company that defined the smartphone industry has not introduced a new product since the iPad in 2010.

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Publishers lash out at new Amazon rules
August 29 2014 at 09:19

A group of Japanese publishers have lashed out at Amazon's new book sale rules, after it was accused of using strong-arm tactics.

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Mystery of sliding rocks solved
August 29 2014 at 08:27

For years scientists have theorised about how large rocks zigzag across Racetrack Playa in Death Valley National Park.

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Rocket launch tests new technology
August 29 2014 at 08:27

Nasa is reviewing data from a rocket launch that tested a new sub-payload deployment method for suborbital rockets.

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Ebola sequences may aid hunt for treatment
August 29 2014 at 08:27

Scientists tracking the spread of Ebola have released 99 sequenced genomes of the deadly and highly contagious hemorrhagic virus.

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Birds of a feather don’t flock together
August 29 2014 at 08:27

Research reveals 20 percent of shrikes not fathered by the females' 'mates'.

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