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Hoverboards: at least the hype floats

The hunt continues to create a working hoverboard so for now we’ll have to settle for the wheeled version.

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Allergic to your WiFi? Probably not

Despite a French court ruling last week, there is little evidence that WiFI allergies actually exist..

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Facial recognition: humans still tops

Recent research shows that people are still better at picking strangers out of a crowd than computers are.

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Hoverboards: at least the hype floats
September 2 2015 at 13:10

The hunt continues to create a working hoverboard so for now we’ll have to settle for the wheeled version.

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Allergic to your WiFi? Probably not
September 2 2015 at 12:14

Despite a French court ruling last week, there is little evidence that WiFI allergies actually exist..

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Most web surfers do it on their phone
September 2 2015 at 09:40

The average Briton now spends one in every six waking hours surfing the web.

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Facial recognition: humans still tops
September 2 2015 at 11:55

Recent research shows that people are still better at picking strangers out of a crowd than computers are.

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Startup gets Naspers’ nod
September 2 2015 at 11:19

i-Pay has inked a partnership deal with a Naspers unit that will allow it to expand across the African continent.

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Rogue Wikipedia editors scam businesses
September 2 2015 at 10:06

Scammers said they would change small businesses’ Wikipedia entries if they did not pay ransom money.

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Discovered, a primordial sea beast
September 2 2015 at 09:05

One of the earliest big predators to prowl Earth's primordial waters was a sea scorpion whose body looked like an ancient Greek warship.

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Web streaming: Amazon breaks tether
September 2 2015 at 09:14

Amazon adds offline viewing of films or television shows to its Prime subscription service in selected countries.

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Human genetic modification almost reality?
September 2 2015 at 09:05

Britain may need to change its IVF laws to allow the genetic modification of human embryos.

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Policies needed to deliver green goal
September 2 2015 at 09:05

Government should make green procurement policies a priority, said delegates at a climate change workshop.

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