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Apple hits new record following big US court victory

Apple shares soared to a new all-time high Monday after the US tech giant's big win in a patent lawsuit against South Korea's Samsung,...

Neil Armstrong, 1st man on the moon, dies aged 82

Neil Armstrong was a quiet, self-described "nerdy" engineer who became a global hero when as a steely-nerved U.S. pilot he made "one giant leap...

India warns Twitter over ethnic violence rumours

India threatened to take action yesterday against Twitter over content alleged to have inflamed ethnic tensions, as leaked documents revealed the government scrambling to...

Rice gene that frees nutrients from soil could boost yields by 20%

A rice gene isolated from Indian plants could boost crop yields at least 20 per cent as it increases uptake of the vital but...

Taiwanese develop soft rice for elderly

Taiwanese researchers said Thursday they have developed a strain of rice that cooks particularly soft for viagra seized by canada customs elderly people...

Record Polar Cap summer melt expected

The Arctic ice cap is melting at a startlingly rapid rate and may shrink to its smallest-ever level within weeks as the planet's temperatures...

Britain to get superfast 4G networks

Britain will have access to superfast 4G mobile Internet services by the end of the year, communications watchdog Ofcom said this week after approving...

US, Univeristy test cars that ‘talk’ to one another

In a few weeks, about 2,800 cars, trucks and buses will start talking to each other on the streets of Ann Arbor, Michigan, in...

Apple sets record for company value at $623 Billion

Apple is Wall Street's all-time MVP -that's Most Valuable Property. Yesterday, Apple's surging stock propelled the company's value to $623 billion, the world's highest, ever....

SAEE wins international award again

For the second year in a row, the Southern African Association for Energy Efficiency (SAEE) has won the US-based Association of Energy Engineers’ (AEE)...

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