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Three SIM cards, one smartphone

Dual-SIM smartphones, now ubiquitous, could seem like old hat now that Acer has come out with its quadband UMTS smartphone.

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Talk is cheap but not on a sex chat line

Can parents be held liable for paying for a service obtained by a minor child, asks Wendy Knowler.

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SIMSme to compete with WhatsApp

Deutsche Post is starting a smartphone messenger service designed to be especially secure and focused on data privacy.

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Hackers used Heartbleed to breach system
August 21 2014 at 13:36

Community Health Systems, one of the biggest US hospital groups, said information stolen included patient names, addresses, birth dates, etc.

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Seals, not Columbus, brought TB to Americas
August 21 2014 at 13:35

A new study challenges the theory that Europeans introduced TB to the New World, where it killed millions of indigenous Americans.

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Uber pulls into mobile dining apps
August 21 2014 at 09:29

Controversial Internet-age car-hailing service moves to park itself at the heart of mobile lifestyles.

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Bush gets drenched, dares Clinton
August 21 2014 at 09:28

Former US president George Bush took the so-called Ice Bucket Challenge in support of Lou Gehrig's disease research. [VIDEO]

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Mini-city’s high speed hook-up
August 21 2014 at 09:29

Fibre-optic network to give Cape development fastest connectivity on the continent.

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Facebook awards Internet Defense Prize
August 21 2014 at 09:29

Johannes Dahse and Thorsten Holz won the new cash award for a paper outlining how to find flaws hackers could exploit.

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Samsung unveils Nook tablet
August 21 2014 at 09:29

Retail bookseller Barnes & Noble and Samsung have introduced the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 Nook in New York.

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Pictures: Samsung unveils Nook tablet
August 21 2014 at 09:29

The Android-run tablet features a camera 1.3 megapixel camera on the front and 3.0 megapixel in the rear.

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Myanmar struggles with ancient scourge
August 21 2014 at 08:22

A clutch of new leprosy cases among communities is a sign that the country's battle with the ancient disease is far from over.

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How to turn dandelions into tyres
August 21 2014 at 08:22

A small-scale trial found that dandelions delivered per-hectare rubber yields on a par with the best rubber-tree plantations in tropical Asia.

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