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Get coordinates, quick directions in new Google Maps

It's nice to see Google bringing old features back to Google Maps.

By 1 March 2014

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Lavabit founder's DarkMail needs help to cross finish line

Embattled email guru Ladar Levison updates the DefCon crowd on encrypted email project DarkMail and asks for help from the hacker faithful to get what may be his final email project done.

By 11 August 2014

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GoTenna creates a cell network out of thin air anywhere on Earth

The Brooklyn-based startup is offering a solution for off-the-grid travelers who need low-cost connectivity for their smartphone -- and it doesn't rely on satellites.

By 18 July 2014

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​The future of Triple Zero: SMS, video calling and social media

Australians could soon be accessing emergency services via text, video call or social media thanks to a review into the Triple Zero phone service.

By 8 July 2014

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Brain white matter modelled with 3D printing

The complex system of white matter fibres that relay information in the brain has been accurately recreated in a 3D-printed model.

By 2 July 2014

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Use the Samsung Galaxy S5's emergency contact feature

Editor Jessica Dolcourt shows you how to set up an emergency Galaxy S5 tool you'll hopefully never have to use.

By 25 April 2014

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Flood Beacon warns of danger in real time

Floods can be fast-moving and unpredictable, but a new gadget aims to get detailed data into the hands of the people who need it most, in time to make a difference.

By 25 April 2014

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Courtney Love: I may have found missing Malaysian plane

In a Facebook post, the former Hole singer insists she's no expert. Still, she uses satellite technology and offers coordinates for her find near Pulau Perak just in case.

By 19 March 2014

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Yahoo's faster Flickr photo page now out of beta testing

Yahoo's photo-sharing site has switched English-language users to a new photo page that puts comments, camera details, and captions into a right-hand sidebar. It's faster, but plenty of people don't like it.

By 26 March 2014

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Google Maps charts the frozen home of the polar bear

Thanks to a Street View camera bolted to a specially designed "tundra buggy," Google Maps shows a bear's-eye view of Churchill, Manitoba, nestled within one of the world's largest polar bear populations.

By 27 February 2014