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Spoiler alert: app blocks unwanted news

An app promises to block all mentions of any TV shows or sports events that you want to avoid.

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Google rolls out pay-with-a-phone

Search giant yesterday unveiled its new phone payment system that makes in-store paymentes easier and safer.

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Android M to be smarter

Google’s updated smartphone software will be context aware to help users with relevant information.

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Online ads get most complaints
May 28 2015 at 13:12

The internet has overtaken television as the most complained-about advertising medium.

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One SMS to crash an iPhone
May 28 2015 at 11:49

A weird bug in Apple’s iPhones makes the mobile devices vulnerable to attack using just SMS.

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Expo thriller for Cape gamers
May 28 2015 at 11:22

Electronics and Games Expos 2015 kicks off tomorrow at the Cape Convention Centre.

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A first for medical science
May 28 2015 at 09:18

Tygerberg Hospital doctor creates cheaper skin graft technique.

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Giving fruit buyers the pip
May 28 2015 at 09:18

Polluted river water costs the deciduous fruit industry R98-million a year, according to a CSIR study.

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Change habits of people - Madagascar
May 28 2015 at 09:18

Putting the right economic incentives in place to stop people cutting down forests is key to keeping them standing, say experts.

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Fossils shed new light on evolution
May 28 2015 at 09:18

Jaw and teeth fossils found in Ethiopia's Afar region represent a previously unknown member of humankind's family tree.

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US Air Force certifies SpaceX
May 28 2015 at 09:17

The US Air Force has certified privately held SpaceX to launch US military and spy satellites.

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Can machines rap as well as humans?
May 28 2015 at 08:48

When it comes to rap lyrics it’s often hard to tell who wrote them: man or machine?

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‘Demonic’ CharlieCharlie storms the web
May 28 2015 at 08:31

#CharlieCharlieChallenge sweeps across the internet. Caitlin Dewey explains what it is all about.

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