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Tasmania Police issue app-based tickets

In a first for Australia, Tasmanian cops will no longer be able to 'throw the book' at offenders as on-the-spot infringement notices go paper-free, thanks to a new app.

By 3 June 2014

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Fruit flies fitted with tiny backpacks to save farms

The CSIRO is putting RFID sensors on Queensland fruit flies to study their behaviour in the hopes of saving Queensland's crops.

By 4 April 2014

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Scientists want to raise extinct species from the dead

We can rebuild them. We have the technology.

By 26 March 2013

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Crave giveaway: Cowon Auto Capsule AC1 dashboard camera

This week's prize, a stylish compact DVR for the car, automatically captures a 30-second high-def video clip when it senses a shock.

By 19 October 2012

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Nintendo goes big on 3D with 3DS XL

Pixar puts a new twist on animation tech, Android users flip over popular iOS app, and Nintendo supersizes the 3DS.

By 23 June 2012

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Bravely going where Pixar animation tech has never gone

With "Brave," the hit-making studio broke new ground in the way it animated flowing hair, fur, clothing, and water. And it invented new software to make it all happen.

By 16 June 2012

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Fortune-tellers allegedly con clients by Googling the dead

Two of Romania's renowned fortune-tellers are exposed as alleged cons. Instead of connecting to the dead through a special hotline, they reportedly Googled their customers, checked their social networks, and spied on them.

By 9 May 2012

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Nine to air NRL matches on Gem in Vic, SA, WA, Tas

Network Nine has received government permission to air its share of National Rugby League (NRL) matches on digital station Gem in non-rugby league states.

By 29 March 2012

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Stoned wallabies fingered as crop circle culprits

Say what? Tasmanian government official reports the animals get "high as a kite" eating opium plants.

By 4 August 2011

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Will flying motorcycle soon be a reality?

Designed by an Australian engineer, this hybrid vehicle combines a dual-propeller helicopter and a racing motorcycle and looks incredibly cool. But its flight specifications--which are untested so far--are cause for concern.

By 15 June 2011