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BOM adds new colours to the weather map for record heat

January 2013 could become a landmark in Australian weather history, as we look likely to break the heat record set more than 60 years ago.

By January 7, 2013

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PlayStation Network, Battle.net go down under DDoS

Hackers have taken down the PlayStation Network, Blizzard's Battle.net, and others, as well as grounding a flight carrying the president of Sony Online Entertainment.

By August 24, 2014

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Google Glass is more than the sum of its parts, says research firm

Google's high-tech specs cost only $152 to manufacture, according to a new teardown from IHS. But there are other expenses that Google has to swallow.

By May 13, 2014

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Burrell Smith: Macintosh hardware wizard

Few in the public may be familiar with Smith's work, but colleagues say this brilliant engineer's importance to the Mac is akin to what Woz meant to the first Apple computers.

By January 22, 2014

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Best free sites for learning how to write code

These four sites offer step-by-step tutorials that take very different approaches to programming instruction. One of them is perfect for your level of coding experience.

By December 12, 2013

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Why the US is poised for off-contract shift (Smartphones Unlocked)

Better smartphone choices and greater consumer awareness are two reasons to abandon the two-year tether.

By November 16, 2013

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Apple's new iPad pricing: A head scratcher or brilliant?

You can spend anywhere from $299 to $929 to buy an iPad this year, but things get very muddled with a mix of old and new.

By October 23, 2013

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Here is the dream iPhone 5S CNET readers want

There's the next iPhone you want, and the one you're actually going to get. We mocked up your dream iPhone, and had industry experts weigh in on whether or not your wishes will actually become reality.

By August 27, 2013

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Repair disk permissions to speed up your Mac

It won't cure all of your Mac's ills, but a quick and easy first step toward bringing a sluggish Mac back to health is using OS X's Disk Utility to repair disk permissions.

By July 24, 2013

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Samsung Galaxy S4 costs £156 to make, screen drives up cost

The Galaxy S4 costs £156 to build, according to teardown experts IHS, with the new processor and screen bumping the cost over the S3.

By March 20, 2013