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App a ‘game changer for commuters’

Cape Town is the first city in Africa to offer commuters a free mobile application that gives them real-time information on public transport.

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Microsoft to provide tools for tackling Ebola

Microsoft will provide free cloud-computing and research applications to qualified medical researchers working on the Ebola virus.

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China 'directly attacking Apple users’

Apple's iCloud storage and backup service in China was attacked by hackers trying to steal user credentials, a web monitoring group said.

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Earth marks hottest September since 1 ...

Last month was the hottest September for globally averaged temperature over land and ocean surfaces since record-keeping began in 1880, the US ...

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Colonising Mars? Forget about it
October 15 2014 at 08:13

Conditions on the Red Planet are such that humans would likely begin dying within 68 days, a new study says.

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Ebola: Zuckerberg to donate $25m
October 15 2014 at 08:12

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan will donate $25-million to the Centres for Disease Control Foundation to fight Ebola.

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Smart people prefer curly fries
October 14 2014 at 14:20

We share a lot of information on social media, but it turns out we are sharing far more than we think.

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‘Why I believe in ghosts’
October 14 2014 at 14:19

As the 'Grey Lady' of Dudley Castle is caught on camera, a respected literary critic explains his fascination.

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Australia to fund more Antarctic research
October 14 2014 at 14:10

Australia will acquire a new icebreaker and promote Tasmania as an international gateway to Antarctica as part of the plan.

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Children online a costly lesson for parents
October 14 2014 at 14:09

Nearly one in five families lose money or data due to children on the internet, says Kaspersky Lab.

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Survival horror goes back to its roots
October 14 2014 at 09:31

Videogame master Shinji Mikami is throwing open a door to wickedly crafted terror with the release of The Evil Within.

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Facebook to learn even more about you
October 14 2014 at 09:31

Facebook has a new way to make money off your data - and, potentially, to learn more about you than it could before.

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TomTom expands product portfolio
October 14 2014 at 09:31

The new online navigation service enables web service providers to provide navigation applications that don't require an offline map.

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Schmidt hits back at dominance remarks
October 14 2014 at 09:31

Google boss Eric Schmidt says his biggest competition as a search engine came from e-commerce giant Amazon, not from its traditional rivals.

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