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Transport app makes trip-planning easy

A cellphone app that puts all public transport times and stops at passengers' fingertips is to be launched in Cape Town.

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Microsoft jumping on smartwatch train?

Microsoft is preparing to launch a smartwatch within the next few weeks, Forbes reported.

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Twitter to reconfigure user timelines

The popular messaging service is inching toward the Facebook model of using software to 'curate' what users see based on their interests or activities.

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If this is a scam, how does it work?
October 17 2014 at 14:19

Ever wonder what happens if you reply to those improbable scam emails? Read on...

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Indiana Jones and the prince of Arabia
October 17 2014 at 14:19

Wendell Phillips was still in his mid-20s when he spearheaded his own expedition searching for relics in southern Arabia.

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Strangest wifi hotspots in the world
October 17 2014 at 14:15

Pretty soon, we won't be talking about the strange places that do offer wifi, but rather the strangest places that don't.

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Life without water in a California town
October 17 2014 at 14:14

Pete Rodriquez is one of hundreds of residents Porterville who are having to re-think how they live.

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Venezuela’s battle against fever outbreaks
October 17 2014 at 14:10

Shortages have complicated Venezuela's efforts to treat severe outbreaks of mosquito-borne fevers this year.

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Take a break and concentrate
October 17 2014 at 14:10

New apps aim to make users aware of how much time they spend on their smartphones and to help them limit it.

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Not all videogames are harmful
October 17 2014 at 14:07

For all the talk about how videogames rot our kids' brains, there's evidence that they can be used for good.

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Apple debuts Apple Pay, new iMac
October 17 2014 at 09:23

CEO Tim Cook opened the product-launch event by touting strong reception to the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, released last month.

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Twitter lets you stream live audio
October 17 2014 at 09:22

Twitter began letting people instantly listen to music and other audio by clicking on tweets from the popular messaging service.

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Google profits dip to $2.8bn
October 17 2014 at 09:22

Shares in Google slipped two percent in after-hours trading on the news.

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