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Sony network reportedly hit by hackers

Sony Pictures' computer network has reportedly come under cyberattack, with hackers threatening to release key information.

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Apple market value hits $700bn

A rise in Apple shares has pushed the market value of the trend-setting US tech icon above $700-billion.

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Traffickers using Facebook to lure victims

Gangs are using social media sites to lure young women into crime and prostitution, the head of European policing agency said.

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FBI hunts scammer, offers reward
November 19 2014 at 08:50

US officials added suspected online fraudster Nicolae Popescu to its most-wanted list of cyber criminals and put a price on his head.

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China holds World Internet Conference
November 19 2014 at 08:49

Amnesty International described a major Chinese-organised Internet conference as chilling.

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Bats may hold henipavirus threat
November 19 2014 at 08:10

A family of lethal viruses that has leapt from bats to humans in Australia and Asia may also pose a threat in West Africa, scientists reported.

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‘We have five years to break it for good’
November 19 2014 at 08:10

Charlize Theron has thrown her weight behind an urgent new UN campaign to end Aids as a global health threat by 2030.

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Comet probe ‘sniffed’ organic molecules
November 19 2014 at 08:10

Mankind's first-ever probe of a comet found traces of organic molecules and a surface much harder than imagined, say scientists.

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France, Australia raise climate issues
November 19 2014 at 08:10

France has told Australia that countries should make their own decisions on how to achieve any binding greenhouse gas reduction targets.

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Ten-year-old finds ancient artefact
November 19 2014 at 08:09

Noah Cordle went away on vacation and came back with a piece of history.

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Nokia drops handsets, launches tablet
November 18 2014 at 18:24

Having abandoned handsets, Finnish telecommunications company Nokia announced that it was going to tackle tablets.

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Japan to resume ‘research whaling’ in 2015
November 18 2014 at 13:45

Japan has cut its Antarctic whale-catch quota by two-thirds in a move it hopes will convince opponents it's conducting genuine scientific research.

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Random video achieves viral fame
November 18 2014 at 13:44

The story behind that viral video of a woman rapping Salt-N-Pepa in the car. By Caitlin Dewey. [VIDEO]

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