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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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Goodbye exit fees: Optus offers $450 credit to entice new customers

Optus is offering more data and up to $450 credit to entice new customers to upgrade their smartphone on the Optus network, while existing customers are also being offered credit for a trade-in.

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A stylish thin-and-light for the budget-minded with impressive battery life

The 14 5000 is another example of how Dell's Inspiron lineup offers good specs and nice looks while still being reasonably portable and affordable. Though, it would be nice to have a few more configuration options.

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3.5 stars Very good

You've never heard The Beatles sound like this before

The latest round of Beatles LPs are pure, unadulterated analog -- and sound better for it!

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iPad + Lego + stage magic = brilliance

Simon Pierro has just been engaged as an official iPad Lego stage magician to promote the recently launched Lego Fusion.

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Curiosity rover to take up mountain climbing on Mars

After two years of exploration and driving, NASA's Curiosity rover has finally reached the base of Mount Sharp, a major goal of the mission.

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Bluetooth sensors constantly check car tire pressure, send alerts

Just replace the valve caps on your tires with these Fobo Tire sensors making a run on Indiegogo and you'll always know when your tires need a burst of air.

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A winning in-ear sports headphone that fits securely and sounds very good

The Monster iSport Victory is a little pricey at $150/AU$229, but it does offer a great water-resistant fit as one of the better-sounding in-ear sports headphones out there.

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4 stars Excellent

Apple Watch vs. Samsung Gear S, Motorola Moto 360, and Pebble Steel

See how Apple's smartwatch compares to the other latest wrist wearables.

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How to hide the U2 album on your devices

Apple gifted iTunes users a copy of U2's new album. Not a fan of the band? Here's how you can hide it from your iPhone, iPad, and computer.

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Drive a rover and support sci-fi game Extrasolar expansion on Kickstarter

The glamour of science without the work! It's your chance to control a Mars rover, but on an alien world and for a possibly shady scientific organization. Season 1 is completed (and free).

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Chromebooks land first batch of Android apps

You may not have known that you wanted Android apps to run on Chrome OS, but Google thinks they should. The first four Android apps for Chromebooks are now available.

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2015 Chrysler 200C: A dud no longer

The lowly Chrysler 200, reinvented; which state has the fastest drivers; and how to get TV in your car.

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Beautiful art made from bacteria, rat liver cells

An artist and a scientist team up to make striking patterns, self-portraits, and other paintings using a most unlikely medium, "tiny, tiny living things."

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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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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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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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The biggest iPhone 6 starts at $299 (hands-on)

At its highly anticipated keynote today, Apple went "big" and announced a larger iPhone, the iPhone 6 Plus, with a 5.5-inch screen. Pricing starts at $299 in the US with a two-year contract.

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Bring on the bling! Swarovski-encrusted Note 4, Gear S covers say a lot about gender and tech (pictures)

Crafted for women, Samsung's expensive effort to blunt the effect of its latest oversize phablet and smartwatch truly shines. Here's why rivals should pay attention.

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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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Monster SoundStage S3 wireless speaker system is high-res friendly (hands-on)

We get a first taste of the Monster SoundStage S3 wireless speaker system and it's packing some extra features that could edge competitors in this fast-growing category.

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Export your Twitpic images before the service shuts down

Make a backup copy of your images shared on Twitpic before the company shuts down its service on September 25.

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Windows 9: What we know about Microsoft's next operating system

Microsoft may be ready to ditch the woes of Windows 8 for something new and different.

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