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​NSW Police named by Wikileaks for "surveillance malware" use

Wikileaks has named NSW Police in a list of international customers of FinFisher -- a German company that produces malware designed to "silently intercept files and communications".

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iPhone 6 contract prices for the 4 major Aussie telcos

Here's what the Aussie telcos are offering in terms of plans for Apple's latest.

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​Apple locks down iPhone 6 NFC to Apple Pay

While Apple has just hitched its wagon to NFC technology, new reports indicate the technology will only be available for use with Apple Pay.

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iOS 8 review: Several refinements make iOS better, but few killer new features -- yet

The latest upgrade to Apple's mobile operating system comes with a ton of new features that will be appreciated across the board, but the best features may still be yet to come.

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An iCloud Drive warning before updating to iOS 8

Use iCloud to share files between a Mac and iOS? Make sure to wait until iCloud Drive is released before opting in to the new service.

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The 2015 Kia Soul EV: Silent, but torquey

Kia Motors enters the small electric car market with the 2015 Kia Soul EV.

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Teach Google Now new voice commands

The free Android app Commandr helps you carry out common phone tasks using a few spoken commands and Google Now.

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Misfit Flash, a waterproof sleep and fitness tracker, aims for affordable

A waterproof design, a battery that lasts for months, and a price of $50 or £50: Misfit might be setting the new bar for fitness bands.

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New Logitech Harmony remotes, apps control smart home devices too

In addition to commanding your home theater, Logitech's updated Harmony Ultimate Home and Home Control remotes can now interface with lots of connected-home devices thanks to a slick software overhaul.

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Everyone debuts new lenses at Photokina 2014

From cheap pancakes to pricey Loxia, we're treated to a buffet of new lenses from Canon, Nikon, Olympus, Sony, Panasonic, and Zeiss and more.

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Use Google's new panel in security settings to keep your account safe

The settings aren't new, but the wizard-like presentation is a new addition. It walks you through five important security settings for your Google account.

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Ferrari F40: Analogue animal

The Ferrari F40 was born to race. John Pogson, an F40 expert and former racer, takes a couple of these Maranello monsters out on the track for some old-school fun.

The CM1 packs a 1-inch image sensor -- that's enormous for a phone (if it's a phone)

The Japanese electronics giant hasn't done well with smartphones, but it's trying a new approach that grafts a comparatively high-end camera onto an Android phone.

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The complete guide to iOS 8

Apple's newest mobile OS just launched and we've got all the tips you need to know like how to get the most from your camera and how to customize your keyboard.

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Big-screen PC gaming, for a bit less than the competition

This is a massive 17-inch gaming laptop that's nearly a clone of other, more expensive, systems.

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A drone that can be your personal cameraman

Taking consumer drones to the next level, 3DR's latest quadcopter can follow you toting a stabilized GoPro camera to record your every move.

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Homeless, wearing GoPros, capture 'life as it is rarely seen'

A San Francisco project outfits homeless volunteers with personal camera rigs for shooting footage of daily life as they experience it. "The goal is to build empathy."

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How to clean your monitor or TV screen

The best tips to remove smudges and stains from a PC monitor or an HDTV.

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DARPA testing planes with a 'Star Wars'-style laser cannon

We don't have X-wing fighters just yet, but we may soon have their laser weapons. DARPA is working on a system that's downright Lucasian.

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All the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus cases

With Apple unveiling a new iPhone -- or iPhones, a slew of new iPhone 6 cases are already on sale on Amazon. Here's a look at some of the more promising ones.

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A wireless Bluetooth headphone that's a better deal than Beats

The Sony MDR-10RBT gets you about 75 percent of the way to the Beats Studio Wireless for a lot less money.

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Gearbox Software enters the age of Battleborn

The maker of the Borderlands series is back with a brand-new sci-fi shooter. Here's a first look at Battleborn.

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Japanese superhero fights grime instead of crime

Tokyo's own caped crusader, Mangetsu-man, wants citizens to join him in his quest to save the city from litter and garbage.

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The LG G3 brings a Stylus

One of the best phones of the year adds a stylus option, HTC is working on a GoPro-like camera and Samsung attacks Apple...again.

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