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AFP

How far would you go for free wifi?

Britons agree to give up eldest child in return for free wifi, in experiment to highlight dangers of public internet.

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AP

The death of Google Plus?

Is this another sign that Google is starting to give up on a social network once considered by some to be key to the company's future?

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AFP

Body cams join cops on the beat

For a growing number of police in the US, miniature video cameras are becoming as much a part of the uniform as a pistol and handcuffs.

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World leaders gather at climate summit
September 23 2014 at 08:50

No-shows from China, the world's biggest polluter, and India, the number three carbon emitter, are casting a cloud over the event.

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Ebola: WHO advises against travel ban
September 23 2014 at 08:51

Some airlines have stopped flights to affected areas and WHO and other agencies have said this has hampered aid efforts.

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India spacecraft approaches Mars
September 23 2014 at 08:50

Mangalyaan, meaning 'Mars craft' in Hindi, is due to cap a 300-day voyage by entering the orbit on Wednesday.

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What Minecraft sale will mean for fans
September 22 2014 at 14:18

For many, the Minecraft-Microsoft deal will become the canary in the redstone mine, writes Abby Ohlheiser.

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Jobless, Ghana’s youth turn to selling blood
September 22 2014 at 14:19

Commercial blood donors, as the authorities call them, fill a void in a country where blood is often in short supply.

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Cook hints at Apple smart TV
September 22 2014 at 14:12

Apple has revealed it hopes to tackle new frontiers - by revolutionising our television sets too.

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India prepares for crucial Mars manoeuvre
September 22 2014 at 14:12

After a journey of 300 days, India's Mars spacecraft is due to enter into orbit around the Red Planet.

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Mould yourself for posterity
September 22 2014 at 10:23

In your younger years, you played with your favourite figurine, and you may have even dreamt of being immortalised in miniature form.

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China shuts almost 1.8m accounts
September 22 2014 at 10:23

China has closed nearly 1.8 million accounts on social networking and instant messaging services since it launched its anti-pornography campaign.

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Rivals dash to support Apple Pay
September 22 2014 at 10:23

Apple's new mobile payments system - unveiled just ten days ago - is already winning over the heavyweights of the financial industry.

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