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Digital learning: are we doing it wrong?

Teachers need to be familiar with digital tools of the trade, says expert.

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Why tablets can be a pain in the neck

Unlike conventional keyboards, tablet touchscreens are activated by any contact with the skin.

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How to get rid of web ads forever

Google has announced a new ‘experiment’ that will, for a monthly fee, let users hide the ads on some of their favourite websites.

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Hold me closer, tiny hamster
November 24 2014 at 10:01

It's probably not too soon to crown Tiny Hamster the breakout animal-meme franchise of 2014, writes Caitlin Dewey. [VIDEO]

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Facebook ‘newspaper’ spells trouble for media
November 24 2014 at 10:01

Facebook's move to fulfill its ambition to be the personal 'newspaper' for its members is likely to mean more woes for the ailing news media.

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Apple finally settles ebook saga
November 24 2014 at 10:01

A judge has given approval to Apple's agreement to pay $450-million to resolve claims it harmed consumers by conspiring with publishers to raise ebook prices.

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Boost for local HIV-cancer research
November 24 2014 at 08:47

A biorepository where specimens for HIV-related cancers will be stored for research has opened in Cape Town.

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New shrimp species found in W Cape
November 24 2014 at 08:47

A new shrimp species has been discovered in False Bay, the University of Cape Town said. [VIDEO]

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Two rhino poached in Etosha Park
November 24 2014 at 08:47

Since the start of the year, 20 rhino have been found dead in Namibia.

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Soyuz craft docks with space station
November 24 2014 at 08:47

A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying Italy's first female astronaut has safely docked with the International Space Station.

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Virginia to re-look spaceport deal
November 24 2014 at 08:46

Officials plan to re-examine a spaceport deal with Orbital Sciences following a rocket explosion that damaged a state-owned launch pad.

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Over three rhino slain daily in SA - experts
November 21 2014 at 13:47

The number of rhino killed in SA to feed the rocketing multibillion-dollar illegal horn trade has reached 1 020 to date.

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App reviews: Spaceteam, Alien Blue
November 21 2014 at 13:46

Hayley Tsukayama looks at an unusual mobile game and an app for lovers of Reddit.

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