iol scitech june 26 stem cells
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Stroke repair possible, says neuroscientist

The neuroscientist who helped a paraplegic man walk again said that his technique could herald a cure for stroke victims.

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Boosting broadband speeds across east Africa

Internet access in east Africa is still relatively slow and costly, but a Djibouti-based technology start-up plans to change that.

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TV licence: liable until it is cancelled

The SABC lays down a set of fairly onerous requirements for the cancelling of a TV licence. Wendy Knowler investigates

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Video: Scholarships for gamers
October 6 2014 at 14:25

Chicago's Robert Morris University has become the first school in the US to award athletic scholarships to video gamers.

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All-in-one panel cuts battery costs
October 6 2014 at 14:04

Researchers say they have invented the world’s first solar cell that stores its own power.

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Melbourne injects trees to prevent hayfever
October 6 2014 at 14:02

The trial by Melbourne City Council will target trees lining streets where thousands of people like to sit outdoors.

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Nobel for medicine goes to trio
October 6 2014 at 12:12

John O’Keefe, May-Britt Moser and Edvard Moser have won the 2014 Nobel prize for medicine.

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‘Waterproof’ smartphone ad misleading - ASA
October 6 2014 at 09:58

The Advertising Standards Authority has ruled against Sony Mobile over its 'waterproof' Xperia Z1 smartphone.

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Is this the era of ‘social shopping’?
October 6 2014 at 09:58

Facebook and Twitter are now looking to play a bigger role in shopping.

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EU closes probe into telecom firms
October 6 2014 at 09:58

The European Union has closed an investigation into companies providing internet connectivity in the bloc.

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Hackers steal nude pics of Winona Ryder
October 6 2014 at 09:58

The latest leak comes four days after a lawyer for more than a dozen targeted celebrities issued Google with a threat to sue for £60-million.

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Global Biodiversity Outlook looks bleak
October 6 2014 at 09:09

Governments are failing to meet goals to protect animals and plants set out in a biodiversity plan for 2020, a UN report showed.

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WHO warns of MERS risk to Africa
October 6 2014 at 09:09

Vulnerable countries need to defend themselves against the possible seasonal spread of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, says the WHO.

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