iol scitech sep 27 kindle
AP

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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iol scitech oct 31 Tim Cook
REUTERS

Web users laud Cook for coming out

Apple's Tim Cook is the first chief executive of a major US corporation to come out to the world at large.

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iol scitech may 20 google glass
AFP

US cinemas could ban Google Glass

Influential US film industry organisations advise movie theatres to ban smartwatches or eyewear that could be used to record movies.

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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 ...

Experts to test Ebola diagnostics

French researchers will conduct trials with prototype Ebola diagnostic tests, with results expected within weeks for speedy deployment.

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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Giant tortoises saved from extinction
October 29 2014 at 08:35

Numbering just 15 just five decades ago, the tortoises, which can live as long as two centuries, now number about 1 000.

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Credit-card hacking 'is top crime worry'
October 28 2014 at 14:15

Credit-card hacking is the number one crime on Americans' worry list, above getting robbed or murdered, says a survey.

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‘It was a huge ball of smoke and fire’
October 29 2014 at 04:12

Nasa says an unmanned Antares rocket exploded seconds after liftoff from a commercial launch pad in Virginia.

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China tycoon reveals foray into space
October 28 2014 at 14:16

A mysterious Chinese tycoon who plans to dig a $40-billion canal linking the Caribbean and the Pacific is spreading his reach into space.

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Hisense launches its Vision TV
October 28 2014 at 14:11

'The new Vision TV is set to be the benchmark in the television space,' says Jerry Liu, general manager of Hisense South Africa.

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In race for Ebola vaccines, hurdles loom
October 28 2014 at 14:10

Drugmakers rushing to develop Ebola vaccines face a series of hurdles if they are to get doses ready for use next year.

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Alibaba wants piece of American pie
October 28 2014 at 09:45

The head of China's leading internet conglomerate wants to bring American movies to China.

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Amazon unveiling challenges Chromecast
October 28 2014 at 09:45

The plug-in Fire TV Stick, a device the size of a pack of gum, provides access to Amazon Instant Video as well as other services.

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Cook hails Apple Pay as success
October 28 2014 at 09:45

Apple CEO Tim Cook said Apple's new mobile payment system had over 1 million activations in the first three days after it became available.

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Major PS4 system software update
October 28 2014 at 09:45

Share play, YouTube integration, themes and USB music player are among the additions.

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