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Oracle’s Ellison steps down as CEO

Larry Ellison has stepped down as chief executive of Oracle, handing off the helm of the company he co-founded in 1977.

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Compact cameras turn to selfies

Digital camera sales have dropped after losing out to smartphones, but manufacturers hope to regain market share by offering improvements.

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Musk gets new challenge with Nasa

With a contract for his firm to build a spacecraft for carrying astronauts to the ISS, Elon Musk's star is on the rise again.

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On your cellphone? Use this lane

The Chinese city of Chongqing has created a smartphone sidewalk lane, seemingly offering a path for those too engrossed in messaging and tweet ...

Compact cameras turn to selfies

Digital camera sales have dropped after losing out to smartphones, but manufacturers hope to regain market share by offering improvements.

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People want fewer apps, data shows
September 2 2014 at 14:05

The latest thing in apps should be fewer apps, writes Lily Hay Newman.

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The evolution from water to land
September 2 2014 at 14:04

Walking fish raised on land mimic ancient evolutionary transition. [VIDEO]

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Apple’s shadow looming large over IFA
September 2 2014 at 14:00

News that Apple will stage a mystery unveiling of its own on September 9 is likely to upstage any of the announcements made at IFA.

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Retrain your brain to like healthy food
September 2 2014 at 13:59

New research shows it may be possible for overweight people to retrain their brains to prefer healthy low-calorie foods.

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I’m not the hacker - software engineer
September 2 2014 at 09:24

Bryan Hamade was named as the source of the leak after he tried to sell intimate pictures of actress Jennifer Lawrence in return for Bitcoin.

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Japan not catching onto PS4 fever?
September 2 2014 at 09:24

Sony is trying to woo Japanese game fans to the PlayStation 4 home console that went on sale in November in the US and Europe.

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Watch out for sneaky pre-select option
September 2 2014 at 09:24

Online sites which 'pre-select' add-ons is a form of negative option marketing. Wendy Knowler investigates

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HP recalls power cords over fire hazard
September 2 2014 at 09:23

Hewlett-Packard is recalling about 6 million computer power cords after 29 reports of the cords melting or charring.

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FBI, Apple to probe iCloud hacking
September 2 2014 at 09:23

'We take user privacy very seriously and are actively investigating this report,' said Apple.

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Device improves heart function
September 2 2014 at 08:27

A nerve stimulation device from Cyberonics has improved cardiac function in heart failure patients in a small clinical trial.

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