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'Cloud Atlas' author publishes short story using Twitter

Author David Mitchell has released a new short story called "The Right Sort" piecemeal, less than 140 characters at a time.

By 21 July 2014

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Air Umbrella holds off the rain with a force field of air

Now fundraising on Kickstarter, the Air Umbrella promises to do away with those pesky metal ribs in favor of a dome of jetted air.

By 14 October 2014

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iPhone 6 will ride pent-up demand into 2016 -- analyst

Only around half of the 250 million iPhone 4S units and older models may be upgraded in the near term, leaving plenty of room for fiscal 2015 and 2016, says Morgan Stanley analyst Katy Huberty.

By 22 October 2014

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Giant comet to pass Mars for the first time in a million years

The closest look ever at a new comet will happen when the mountain-size comet Siding Spring buzzes past Mars this weekend.

By 18 October 2014

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Pokemon teams up with manga horror legend Junji Ito to ruin your childhood

One of the world's finest creators of comic book horror has teamed up with The Pokemon Company for a special "scary" collaboration.

By 21 October 2014

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iPhone 6 China preorders soar past 20M -- report

If accurate, that's double the number of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus units sold during launch weekend in the US and elsewhere.

By 14 October 2014

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iPad Air 2, iPad Mini 3 equipped with carrier-hopping Apple SIM

The new Apple SIM card will let you bounce between carriers on short-term plans, without needing to get a new SIM card.

By 17 October 2014

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Apple, needing a jolt with new iPads, plays it safe instead

If last month's iPhone 6 was a major leap forward, Thursday's iPad and Mac computer upgrades represented modest progress.

By 17 October 2014

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How to set up SMS sharing with iOS 8, OS X 10.10 Yosemite

With the release of iOS 8.1, you can now receive text messages on any of your iCloud-enabled devices.

By 21 October 2014

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Help name the first comet landing site in history

Next month, a lander named Philae will detach from the European Space Agency's Rosetta spacecraft and attach itself to a comet for a ride around the sun. What the landing spot is called is up to us.

By 17 October 2014