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Down in the hole: A photo tour of Australia's largest open-pit gold mine, the Super Pit (pictures)

The Super Pit is the largest open-pit gold mine in Australia. A canyon-size hole populated by house-size trucks, it's large enough to be seen from orbit. Here's what it looks like up close.

35 Images By 5 May 2015

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Welcome to Australia, where even the rain is spiders

A phenomenon known as spider ballooning has covered a regional Australian city in silky "Angel Hair" webbing.

By 19 May 2015

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Take a tour of the Super Pit: The largest open-pit gold mine in Australia

The Super Pit is the largest open-pit gold mine in Australia, and one of the largest in the world. House-size machines dig into a canyon-size hole. Here's a full tour.

By 5 May 2015

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What you need to know about Wi-Fi calling in Australia

You may have heard about telecommunications providers offering Wi-Fi calling in the UK and US, but what is it and will we see it in Australia any time soon?

By 30 April 2015

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Kindle Voyage lands in Australia

Amazon's Kindle Voyage, available in the US since October, is now available for purchase in Aussie stores.

By 30 April 2015

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Microsoft chooses Australia for first store outside North America

As it expands its online presence to more than 189 countries, Microsoft has announced it will open its first retail store outside North America in Sydney, Australia.

By 21 April 2015

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2K Australia studio closes, VPN use rises and Net Neutrality looms (Girt by CNET Podcast 23)

Australia loses the last of its AAA gaming studios, VPN usage skyrockets in the wake of privacy (and piracy) concerns, Netflix regrets its data-free deals and Samsung launches a new TV range with nary an OLED in sight.

By 17 April 2015

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VPN use skyrockets in Australia amid privacy concerns

With data retention now in the law books and rights holders given the green light to chase individual pirates, VPNs are more popular than ever with Australians looking to cover their tracks online.

By 14 April 2015

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2K Australia closes its doors

The last major AAA studio operating out of Australia is closing down.

By 16 April 2015

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Quantum dots and 4K Netflix: Samsung launches SUHD TV range in Australia

The centrepiece of the company's show at CES in January, Samsung's SUHD range is now in Australia, along with regular 4K TVs and more.

By 14 April 2015