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Inventor can’t stomach coffee pods

Entrepreneur John Sylvan revolutionised the way the Western world gets its daily caffeine fix - and he’s upset about it.

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Pee-powered toilet is really green

As long as there’s a steady supply of urine, this toilet can generate electricity to power a light bulb or mobile phone.

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Gallery: William condemns wildlife trade

The Duke of Cambridge’s stand against the illegal trade of ivory was warmly received by the Chinese media.

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Inventor can’t stomach coffee pods
March 5 2015 at 12:21

Entrepreneur John Sylvan revolutionised the way the Western world gets its daily caffeine fix - and he’s upset about it.

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Pee-powered toilet is really green
March 5 2015 at 12:21

As long as there’s a steady supply of urine, this toilet can generate electricity to power a light bulb or mobile phone.

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Gallery: William condemns wildlife trade
March 5 2015 at 12:02

The Duke of Cambridge’s stand against the illegal trade of ivory was warmly received by the Chinese media.

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Cheaper phones, more connections
March 5 2015 at 11:37

Telecoms firms are rolling out cheaper handsets in developing countries, where sales of smartphones are booming.

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Jawbone fossil ‘fits on human branch’
March 5 2015 at 10:19

A fossil found in Ethiopia suggests humankind's ancestors were living in what is now the Ledi-Geraru area 400 000 years earlier than previously thought.

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Apple plans fix for Freak security bug
March 5 2015 at 10:19

Apple and Google have developed fixes to tackle the “Freak” security flaw affecting mobile devices and Macs.

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Google wants you to build your own phone
March 5 2015 at 09:56

Google’s Ara project will appeal to tech boffins - but could Joe Public construct a mobile phone from loose parts?

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Yahoo’s core the same after 20 years
March 5 2015 at 09:42

Internet pioneer Yahoo marked a special anniversary this week with one eye on the past and the other on the future.

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Zuckerberg confronts tensions
March 5 2015 at 09:41

Mark Zuckerberg hits back amid complaints that Facebook is getting a free ride out of telecom operators.

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New: fresh, portable ground coffee by the cup
March 4 2015 at 15:51

Forget cafetieres, percolators and pods – a good brew is a cup away.

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