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Genes could be key to Ebola survival

New study provides strong evidence that genetic differences play a major role in whether people die from the disease.

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Twitter growth slowdown normal, say experts

Twitter's user growth is slowing at about the same pace as Facebook's did when it was just as old, according to data.

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Ditch the Kindle, read a book instead

Books read on e-readers have been shown to be less enjoyable and harder to follow, new research claims.

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PS4 remote play now on Xperia Z3

Owners of any Xperia Z3 series smartphone or tablet can download the PS4 Remote Play application to start playing their favourite PlayStation4 ...

Skin-eating fungus imperils salamande ...

A skin-eating fungus that infiltrated Europe through the global wildlife trade is threatening to inflict massive losses on the continent's nat ...

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China shipping delivers toxic cocktail
October 29 2014 at 14:18

The thousands of ships that ply China's waterways are delivering a toxic cocktail of pollution, says a new report.

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New wave of online delivery
October 29 2014 at 14:14

In the 2.0 version of online delivery, things are different. Most Americans have high-speed Internet as they move around.

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Did Bach’s wife write his best-loved works?
October 29 2014 at 14:13

According to a new analysis some of Johann Bach's best-loved works may have actually been written by his wife.

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Don’t delete your ‘spam’ messages
October 29 2014 at 09:31

As long as you delete every text that looks Wasp-related, you won't get stung. Big mistake, writes Wendy Knowler.

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Hackers breach White House network - sources
October 29 2014 at 09:31

Suspicious cyber activity has been detected on the computer network used by the White House.

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Fingerprint sensor for new iPad
October 29 2014 at 09:30

Apple has announced iPads with fingerprint sensors and an iMac with a super high resolution display.

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Hungary to tax internet use
October 29 2014 at 09:30

Tens of thousands of protesters marched against a plan by the Hungarian government to tax Internet use from 2015.

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PS4 remote play now on Xperia Z3
October 29 2014 at 09:30

Owners of any Xperia Z3 series smartphone or tablet can download the PS4 Remote Play application to start playing their favourite PlayStation4 games.

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Fracking could start by mid 2016
October 29 2014 at 08:35

The first exploratory drill head could be biting its way down through Karoo rock in search of shale gas by as early as mid-2016.

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The kangaroo that couldn’t hop
October 29 2014 at 08:35

An extinct species of giant kangaroos was likely too large to be able to hop, a new study has concluded.

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