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Gag-filled 'Deadpool' regenerates gory, immature hilarity for grown-ups (review)

"Deadpool" marks the triumphant return of the R-rated comic book hero with blunt-force, rapid-fire comedy. Hope you like your jokes vulgar, juvenile and very meta.

By February 6, 2016

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Hoverboard house fire in Australia

Despite being the hot-ticket Christmas gift of 2015, safety concerns over self-balancing scooters are very real, with a device causing a severe house fire in Australia.

By January 5, 2016

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Microsoft starts hawking Surface Book in Europe, Australia, New Zealand

The new Windows 10 laptop-tablet hybrid is stepping outside North America to try to hook consumers in the UK, France, Germany and beyond.

By January 5, 2016

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Apple Pay arrives in Australia for Amex cardholders

Just like in Canada, only cards issued directly by American Express will support Apple's mobile payment system.

By November 19, 2015

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MultiPAX: Multiplayer mayhem at PAX Australia (pictures)

While mainstream developers shift away from local multiplayer, the sheer scope and variety of independent multiplayer games at PAX Australia 2015 shows that it ain't dead yet.

15 Images By November 5, 2015

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Games on parade: Amazing indie games at PAX Australia

Every year, the indie game offering at the PAX Australia convention gets bigger and better. Here are some of our favourite titles from the 2015 show.

15 Images By November 4, 2015

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Google said to be prepping new VR headset -- without the cardboard

New smartphone-based headset will sport improved sensors and lenses housed in a solid plastic casing, according to the Financial Times.

By February 7, 2016

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Australia's 'internet filter': Government passes site-blocking laws

Australian Parliament passes controversial new laws allowing rights holders to force service providers to block websites deemed to be facilitating piracy, but critics have slammed it as nothing more than an "internet filter."

By June 22, 2015

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Sony's h.ear range of audio accessories hit Australia and Asia

Sony's new range of headphones and music players, revealed last month at IFA in Berlin, will soon be available in the Asia Pacific region.

By October 9, 2015

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Down in the hole: A photo tour of Australia's largest open-pit gold mine, the Super Pit (pictures)

The Super Pit is the largest open-pit gold mine in Australia. A canyon-size hole populated by house-size trucks, it's large enough to be seen from orbit. Here's what it looks like up close.

35 Images By May 4, 2015