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Confessions of a smartphone thief

Almost 2 billion people around the world use smartphones -- typically worth hundreds of dollars a pop on the black market. A former smartphone thief explains their allure to street criminals.

By 25 November 2014

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Netflix confirms Australian launch for March 2015

After months of speculation and rumours, Netflix finally announces it will launch in Australia and New Zealand in 2015.

By 19 November 2014

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The big sleep mode: Preparing for your tech life after death

You've bequeathed your vintage car collection, but what becomes of the digital legacy you leave behind after your death? Taking steps to plan ahead could make all the difference.

By 24 November 2014

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How to protect your credit card online

Keep your credit card details away from prying eyes and avoid fraudulent transactions with these tips for shopping online.

By 25 November 2014

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Is Australia's broadband ready for Netflix?

So Netflix has taken the plunge and named the date, but come March 2015 will the service find a suitable broadband infrastructure to work with?

By 19 November 2014

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Bazinga! 'The Big Bang Theory' gets official Lego set

The results are in! Nerds and birds are the big winners in the latest official Lego approvals with "The Big Bang Theory" and Lego Birds Project to be new official sets.

By 11 November 2014

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Cash by Optus brings NFC payments to Android -- no battery required

Optus postpaid customers can now make contactless payments (linked to any bank account) through their Android smartphone. And thanks to Optus' new NFC SIM, they can even pay when their battery's dead.

By 14 November 2014

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Privacy push means free encryption for websites

Secure network connections protect people against snooping and criminals, but it's a hassle for websites. Mozilla, Cisco, the Electronic Frontier Foundation and others want to change that.

By 19 November 2014

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Jaguar Land Rover's new JustDrive app puts audio and navigation at the tip of your tongue

Building on its InControl app integration system, Jaguar Land Rover launches a new voice command hub for its 2015 models.

By 19 November 2014

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In newest tally, supercomputing progress tapers off

Hardware, software and funding limits mean it's not easy to make the fastest computers even faster. That's too bad for the industries that rely on them.

By 18 November 2014