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Computer engineer Barbie needs men to code for her

Mattel apologizes for a book in which Barbie needs programming help from men, Walmart stores are scammed into price-matching fake Amazon listings, and Facebook launches yet another app.

By 20 November 2014

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Firefox dumps Google for search, signs on with Yahoo

Google's 10-year run as Firefox's default search engine in the US is over. Yahoo wants more search traffic, and a deal with Mozilla will bring it.

By 20 November 2014

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The mystery of how 'Alex from Target' went viral

In this tech-news roundup, Bridget Carey explains the confusion and controversy behind the social media sensation #AlexFromTarget, and how it all could be a marketing stunt. We also take a look at impressive new fitness wristbands from Jawbone.

By 6 November 2014

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The mystery of how 'Alex from Target' went viral

In this tech-news roundup, Bridget Carey explains the confusion and controversy behind the social media sensation #AlexFromTarget, and how it all could be a marketing stunt. We also take a look at impressive new fitness wristbands from Jawbone.

By 6 November 2014

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​Boost Mobile targets youth market with AU$99 smartphone

With an Iron Woman and a UFC fighter as brand ambassadors, a new marketing campaign set for Schoolies and the first 5-inch smartphone for under AU$100, Boost Mobile has its eyes set on Millennials.

By 20 November 2014

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Interview with a DDoS troll: Meet 'the Gods of the Internet'

DDoS attacks are a way to keep corrupt corporations honest, according to an anonymous member of DerpTrolling, who gives us an inside look at the self-proclaimed gods of the Internet.

By 8 October 2014

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Google tests subscription service for ad-free websites

The test for Google's Contributor program enables you will see a thank-you note instead of an advertisement on participating websites. The cost: $1 to $3 per month.

By 22 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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'Darkhotel' hack targets executives using hotel Internet

Using hotel Wi-Fi networks, the hackers are able to infect corporate executives' computers with malicious software, according to security research firm Kaspersky Lab.

By 11 November 2014

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The 404 Show 1,576: Alex from Target controversy, McRib on trial, Bale bails on Jobs (podcast)

Today Bridget Carey stops by to reveal the "Alex from Target" controversy, pick apart the McRib's ingredients and ask why Christian Bale is bailing on playing Steve Jobs.

By 6 November 2014