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BlackBerry tries to win back die-hards

BlackBerry is going back to its roots with a keyboard-equipped phone that looks like the original 'crackberrys'.

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Online privacy remains thorny issue

Experts say the backlash over online data collection and surveillance may lead to new privacy protections.

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Y2038, warnings of global chaos

If the doom-mongers are right, banking systems could crash and anything else that relies on computers could go into meltdown.

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‘Significant day in India’s space his ...

India announced two more successes in its space program - launching its largest rocket and testing the re-entry of an unmanned crew module.

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Plastic litter choking world's oceans
December 11 2014 at 12:49

Researchers unveil what they called the most rigorous estimate to date of the amount of plastic litter in the oceans.

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Internet trend puts users centre stage
December 11 2014 at 12:48

By tapping into smartphone features, servers on the internet can put the quantified self into context.

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The app that will hail a private jet
December 11 2014 at 12:45

JetSmarter, the brain child of Sergey Petrossov, allows users to hire a jet in a matter of seconds.

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Pumping new life into patient after rare op
December 11 2014 at 12:45

This type of surgery is rare and has only been performed six times. Zodidi Dano got to witness it firsthand.

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'Internet should be human right'
December 11 2014 at 09:17

The man credited with inventing the World Wide Web has called for affordable access to the internet to be recognised as a human right.

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Censors loom large over PS4’s prospects
December 11 2014 at 09:17

Sony has yet to detail its plans for the PlayStation 4 in China, including the price tag and sales targets.

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Instagram hits 300 million users
December 11 2014 at 09:17

The photo-sharing social network announced it has more than 300 million users as it unveiled a new system to authenticate celebrity members.

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IBM, Apple’s new business-oriented program
December 11 2014 at 09:17

Apple and IBM, once the most unlikely of allies, announced the first fruits of a partnership aimed at developing new mobile software.

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Microsoft delays release of Windows 10
December 11 2014 at 09:18

Microsoft expects to have its new Windows 10 operating system on the market by autumn 2015.

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NextCode stakes claim in pediatric market
December 11 2014 at 08:27

Startup NextCode Health will use gene-hunting tools to help a leading US hospital identify causes of rare diseases in children.

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