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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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US sewage system goes to pot
September 26 2014 at 08:50

The author of Washington's recreational marijuana law has suggested testing sewage for traces of THC to get an accurate picture of pot use.

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New shark cable set for False Bay
September 26 2014 at 08:49

The 100m cable, designed to emit a low-frequency, low-power electronic field, will be fixed to the seabed with vertical 'risers'.

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Water vapour found at distant planet
September 25 2014 at 14:15

Astronomers have detected water vapour in the atmosphere of a planet orbiting a star about 130 light years from Earth. [VIDEO]

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Why 3D TV is such a turn-off
September 25 2014 at 14:14

Since around 2010, set manufacturers have been insisting that we should all be watching programmes in 3D.

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Adobe to shut China R&D
September 25 2014 at 14:10

Adobe Systems will shut its Chinese research and development arm, as US firms face a hostile government in the world's second-biggest economy.

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Rare SA artefacts go on display
September 25 2014 at 14:10

Among the world's oldest evidence of symbolic behaviour by humans has gone on display at the SA National Gallery.

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Video: Bullet train - 50 years on
September 25 2014 at 11:46

Fifty years ago, the first bullet train pulled out of Tokyo station and hurtled across the countryside.

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FIFA 15, most realistic instalment yet
September 25 2014 at 09:55

EA is letting virtual soccer stars in FIFA 15 get psyched, or angry, on field just like their real-world inspirations.

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The Passport to BlackBerry’s success?
September 25 2014 at 09:54

Chief executive John Chen unveiled a large-screen, square sized phone called the Passport to a Toronto audience.

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New bug may be bigger than Heartbleed
September 25 2014 at 09:54

Hackers can exploit a bug in Bash to take complete control of a targeted system, say security experts.

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