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17 days ago
Mangroves fall foul of climate change
Mangroves fall foul of climate change
Environment

Thousands of hectares of mangroves in Australia’s north have died as a result of climate change.

17 days ago
Pokemon Go players feel real world pain
Pokemon Go players feel real world pain
Internet

Pokemon Go’s virtual world is causing real world poblems for some serious addicts.

17 days ago
BlackBerry won’t rule out BB10 for new phone
BlackBerry won’t rule out BB10 for new phone
International

BlackBerry pushes ahead with Android-based phones, but won’t rule out another handset running on its own operating system.

18 days ago
Google to train 2m Indian developers
Google to train 2m Indian developers
International

Google will train 2 million developers in India for its Android platform as its fires up a race with Apple.

18 days ago
UN turns to tech to fight hunger
UN turns to tech to fight hunger
SciTech News

The World Food Programme launches innovation hub to spur tech development to fight hunger.

19 days ago
Why we need climate super heroes
Why we need climate super heroes
Environment

Zombies out, cool tech in: Climate comics sketch new vision of warmer world.

20 days ago
The end of the corner ATM?
The end of the corner ATM?
International

By October of this year, America’s ATM owners have to replace or upgrade their machines to accept chip cards.

20 days ago
Temptations for smartphone fans
Temptations for smartphone fans
Gadgets

It's been a busy few weeks for smartphone releases. Alan Cooper looks at what's new on the local smartphone scene.

20 days ago
Floating atop foul-smelling green slime
Floating atop foul-smelling green slime
Environment

The toxic algae bloom spreading through Florida's Lake Okeechobee is more than just unpleasant. It's alarming.

20 days ago
Mobile gaming pays off for Nintendo
Mobile gaming pays off for Nintendo
Gaming

Nintendo soared as its new smartphone game debuted at the top of gaming charts.

21 days ago
Skeleton’s skull ‘intentionally deformed’
Skeleton’s skull ‘intentionally deformed’
Science Discovery

Archeologists have discovered near Mexico's ancient ruins of Teotihuacan the 1 600-year-old skeleton of an upper-class woman.

21 days ago
Microsoft boss reshapes top management
Microsoft boss reshapes top management
International

Departure of long-time COO Kevin Turner prompts Satya Nadella to re-organise Microsoft’s senior executive ranks.

21 days ago
When female sparrows go astray
When female sparrows go astray
Environment

The birds are normally monogamous but, just as with humans, females can sometimes be tempted to mate with 'fitter' males, scientists found.

21 days ago
Germany paves way for more public Wi-Fi
Germany paves way for more public Wi-Fi
Telecoms

Under the new law, hotspot providers will no longer be held responsible if users do forbidden things such as breaching copyright ...

21 days ago
Possible Zika vaccine on the horizon?
Possible Zika vaccine on the horizon?
Science News

French biotech firm Valneva says it has produced a possible vaccine against the mosquito-borne Zika virus.