iol scitech oct 23 Candice Swanepoel
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10 models to follow on Instagram

Models are just like us; they take selfies, have lunch with friends and go on holidays.

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iol scitech oct 24 rosetta comet
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What a comet smells like

Rotten eggs, horse pee: this is the bouquet of odours you would smell if a deep space comet was brought back to Earth.

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AFP

Clean slate for your phone

Here are tips on how to wipe your phone, safely, before you resell.

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Stroke repair possible - neuroscientist
October 22 2014 at 14:06

The neuroscientist who helped a paraplegic man walk again said that his technique could herald a cure for stroke victims.

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Boosting broadband speeds across east Africa
October 22 2014 at 14:07

Internet access in east Africa is still relatively slow and costly, but a Djibouti-based technology start-up plans to change that.

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Beijing’s focus on coal lost in haze of smog
October 22 2014 at 14:03

The soaring, grimy chimneys of the coal-fired power station have belched the last of their choking fumes into Beijing's air, authorities say.

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TV licence: liable until it is cancelled
October 22 2014 at 14:02

The SABC lays down a set of fairly onerous requirements for the cancelling of a TV licence. Wendy Knowler investigates

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Death of the landline
October 22 2014 at 10:28

A study found 28 percent of people cannot recall their home number, while a third ignore their landline when it rings.

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Wozniak to mentor at Aussie university
October 22 2014 at 10:26

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak has accepted an adjunct professorship at a Sydney university.

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Apple issues security warning
October 22 2014 at 10:27

Apple has posted a new security warning for users of its iCloud online storage service amid reports of a concerted effort to steal passwords.

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Google’s music service adds mood to mix
October 22 2014 at 10:27

Google's music-subscription service will try to anticipate its listeners' mood swings as it amplifies its competition with other popular services.

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Russia ruled out in JPMorgan breach
October 22 2014 at 10:26

The Russian government has been ruled out as sponsor of a cyber attack on JPMorgan Chase & Co, say officials.

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Sphinx discovered at Greek tomb
October 22 2014 at 09:32

The head of a near-intact marble sphinx has been discovered in the largest tomb ever unearthed in Amphipolis, northern Greece.

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