iol scitech dec 18 food2 crops
EPA

Scientists want 'rewilded' crops

Scientists should 're-wild' food crops by inserting lost genetic properties of ancient, edible plants, says study.

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iol scitech nov 1 IBM
AFP

Cloud business enjoying ‘breakthrough year’

IBM aims to expand the number of data centres it offers clients around the world to meet fast-rising demand for internet-based services.

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iol scitech may 30 amazon logo pic
REUTERS

Amazon and the 1p glitch

Furious small businesses in Britain face ruin after a glitch allowed online shoppers to buy their products on Amazon for 18 cents.

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MeerKAT to host major project
December 12 2014 at 13:44

The MeerKAT astrological observatory was chosen as the host of a multi million rand radio astronomical receiver project.

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Original Apple computer sells for $365 000
December 12 2014 at 09:12

A fully operational Apple computer that company co-founder Steve Jobs sold out of his parents' garage in 1976 sold for $365 000 at Christie's.

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Pirate Bay offline after raid
December 12 2014 at 09:11

Swedish police have seized the computer servers hosting file-sharing site The Pirate Bay, taking the notorious website offline.

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PS4 China sales to begin Jan 11
December 12 2014 at 09:11

This marks PlayStation's official entry into China after Beijing lifted a 14-year ban on foreign consoles.

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Google axes Spanish news service
December 12 2014 at 09:12

The internet search giant would be forced to pay Spanish news organisations for stories shown on Google News under new legislation.

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Change that password before you plug in
December 12 2014 at 09:10

A Russian website has made a homes a public fare with users failing to put privacy settings on their cameras.

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Mountain-sized asteroid heading for Earth?
December 12 2014 at 08:18

An asteroid that passes Earth every three years has been found by experts, who admit it could 'theoretically' hit us.

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Kerry: No excuses, get to work
December 12 2014 at 08:18

US Secretary of State John Kerry tried to spur slow-moving UN climate talks, telling nations to stop bickering.

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Researchers unveil bird 'family tree'
December 12 2014 at 08:18

'Birds are dinosaurs. They're the one lineage of dinosaurs that made it through the mass extinction,' says biology professor Ed Braun.

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Soldiers get hands-on bush training
December 12 2014 at 08:17

In the sweltering dry heat, reservists - who do foot patrols of up to 30km - have to maintain their concentration.

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