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EPA

Volunteers map uncharted Ebola zones

In the Internet age, for the Ebola crisis, citizens are donating their time by going online to build maps for relief workers.

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AP

Apple's obsessive 'iSheep' fans

These are among the most loyal customers of any brand and are often referred to as 'iSheep' for their unquestioning following.

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The Washington Post

Where world’s aviation mysteries are solved

Washington lab works to unravel the mystery when a plane falls from the sky.

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Apple releases new mobile software
September 17 2014 at 10:21

The iOS 8 mobile operating system will be available free for download to many iPhone and iPad models.

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Sony warns of $2.14bn annual loss
September 17 2014 at 10:20

Sony has raised its forecast annual loss more than fourfold to $2.14-billion, blaming its struggling mobile phone business.

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Forgotten your purse? Just wave your wrist
September 17 2014 at 10:20

The launch of bPay coincides with a new system of contactless payment on public transport in London, where cash is no longer accepted on buses.

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Boeing, SpaceX to build next spacecraft
September 17 2014 at 09:10

Nasa awarded a total of $6.8-billion to the two companies for their respective spacecraft.

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Natural disasters displacing millions
September 17 2014 at 09:10

About 22 million people were displaced in 2013 due to disasters brought on by natural hazards.

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Experts given glimpse of colossal squid
September 17 2014 at 09:10

This specimen, like other octopus and squid species, has three hearts - one to pump blood around the body and two for its gills.

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How Apple's HealthKit will work
September 17 2014 at 09:09

HealthKit, which is still under development, is the centre of a new healthcare system by Apple.

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Richard III killed by blows to the head
September 17 2014 at 09:10

Scientists have given blow-by-blow details of King Richard III's death at the Battle of Bosworth more than 500 years ago.

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Apple gives tool to remove U2 album
September 16 2014 at 13:35

While it's already possible to delete the album, Apple's tool makes it possible in one step.

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Origin of ancient ‘plasters’
September 16 2014 at 13:36

The modern plaster was invented in the US in 1920 by Earle Dickson, but its history started thousands of years before...

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