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Australian businessman: I'm Satoshi Nakamoto, creator of Bitcoin

Craig Wright is trying to prove that he is the digital currency's long-elusive inventor, who was known until now as Satoshi Nakamoto.

By May 2, 2016

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Apple Pay targets another 5 million customers with Australian partnership

A partnership with one of Australia's and Asia's biggest banks is pushing Apple Pay towards serious growth in the region with millions of new customers up for grabs.

By April 27, 2016

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Newly discovered Australian spider breathes underwater, eats toads

The spider has been named in honour of world renowned physicist and string theory expert Brian Greene.

By March 9, 2016

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Ancient miracle meteorite saved from Australian outback

Researchers raced against time and weather to recover a 4.5-billion-year-old hunk of rock from outer space.

By January 7, 2016

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Smart home saviour: Man saves house from Australian bushfires with an app

As bushfires raged through South Australia, a man watched the flames approach his farm while he was 3,000km away, but not entirely helpless to act.

By November 26, 2015

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Australian Roads Minister's stern reminder: Hoverboards are banned

Marty McFly made them cool and Justin Bieber has even ridden one, but a politician in Australia has played the "Christmas Grinch" warning against buying hoverboards, which are banned on local roads.

By November 24, 2015

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'Simpsons' fan fights to change Australian currency to dollarydoo

The dollarydoo was made popular in the "Bart vs. Australia" episode of "The Simpsons," and now one guy has started a petition to make it Australian's official currency.

By October 16, 2015

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Australian police get McLaren and Aston Martin supercars

For a few weeks, police in New South Wales will get to drive around in style to help raise awareness for the Police Legacy charity.

By September 13, 2015

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Flight passenger names their Wi-Fi hotspot 'mobile detonation device', grounds plane

A mystery passenger on an Australian flight grounded a Perth, Australia-bound Qantas plane after inciting a terrorism scare.

By May 2, 2016

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Is Craig Wright really Bitcoin's creator? The unmasking raises doubts (CNET Update show notes)

An Australian businessman says he created the digital currency, but experts find flaws in his proof. Bridget Carey explains the bigger questions surrounding the mystery of "Satoshi Nakamoto."

By May 2, 2016