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How far would you go for free wifi?

Britons agree to give up eldest child in return for free wifi, in experiment to highlight dangers of public internet.

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The death of Google Plus?

Is this another sign that Google is starting to give up on a social network once considered by some to be key to the company's future?

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Body cams join cops on the beat

For a growing number of police in the US, miniature video cameras are becoming as much a part of the uniform as a pistol and handcuffs.

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Xbox One console launched in China

The launch, which was delayed a week for reasons Microsoft did not reveal, comes as the company faces an investigation for alleged 'monopoly a ...

The death of Google Plus?

Is this another sign that Google is starting to give up on a social network once considered by some to be key to the company's future?

Body cams join cops on the beat

For a growing number of police in the US, miniature video cameras are becoming as much a part of the uniform as a pistol and handcuffs.

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Failed cancer vaccines might live again
September 29 2014 at 14:08

Using vaccines to fight cancer is a field littered with failures but experts believe it is possible the approach could get a new lease of life.

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Apple and the nightmare of lousy PR
September 29 2014 at 14:07

Amid all the bad press, Apple has been fairly quiet as it scrambles to figure out the best moves, writes Katie Benner.

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App review: Up Coffee
September 29 2014 at 14:04

When Jessica Contrera heard of an app that would let her track her caffeine intake, she was intrigued.

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The man who made the environment ‘sexy’
September 29 2014 at 14:03

After a career in journalism spanning 37 years, Cape Argus Environment and Science Writer John Yeld retires today.

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iPhone 6 proves tough to bend
September 29 2014 at 10:08

Stress tests on the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus showed that it took 'significant force' to damage any of the devices, Consumer Reports said.

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Inventor of the web warns of threat
September 29 2014 at 10:08

Tim Berners-Lee, who invented the web 25 years ago, called for a bill of rights that would guarantee the independence of the internet.

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Shellshock ‘no risk to Mac users’
September 29 2014 at 10:08

Apple says the vast majority of Mac computer users are not at risk from the recently identified Shellshock computer bug.

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Intel taps into Chinese chip industry
September 29 2014 at 10:07

Intel will pay up to $1.5-billion for a 20 percent stake in a Chinese venture that will design and make Intel-branded chips.

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Can an app tell if that mole is cancerous?
September 29 2014 at 10:07

From measuring heart rate to checking suspect moles, can an app really help to improve your health? We ask the experts.

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Wildlife in danger as rivers dry up
September 29 2014 at 09:15

Conservation staff in the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park have started digging up dry river beds to help wildlife reach underground water.

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