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cheque

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Cheques to be paid in by snapping a photo with your phone

Take a photo of your cheque with your phone, and you could soon pay in electronically, without having to leave the house.

By December 26, 2013

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Tech Time Machine: 18 March

They've largely been superceded by ATMs and credit cards, but the traveller's cheque was once an integral part of the holiday experience.

By March 17, 2012

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Researchers find way to hack Gmail with 92 percent success rate

A weakness in Android, Windows, and iOS mobile operating systems could be used to obtain personal information.

By August 21, 2014

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UK man tries to retrieve $7.5 million in bitcoins from dump

James Howells' digital currency was worth almost nothing when he got it in 2009. Now his 7,500 bitcoins are on a hard drive buried in a landfill.

By November 29, 2013

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Nestle's terrifying golden ticket

Nestle's "We Will Find You" promotion in the UK involves hiding GPS chips in chocolate wrappers so that the company can track the winners down.

By September 19, 2012

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Answer market surveys, help charity

A new app for iOS and Android donates 10 cents to charity for every market research question answered.

By October 20, 2013

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Kid-snatching eagle hoax pays for a scholarship

The viral video of a Golden Eagle trying to nick off with a toddler has brought in enough money for its creators to fund a one-off scholarship.

By January 28, 2013

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Samsung Galaxy Ace, S3 Mini and more earn up to £300 cashback

Carphone Warehouse is offering cashback up to £300 on phones including the Samsung Galaxy Ace and Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini.

By February 1, 2013

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Phone networks apply today to take part in 4G auction

The UK's phone networks are submitting applications to be part of next year's 4G auction.

By December 11, 2012

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Amazon Kindle owners could be entitled to refunds on ebooks

Refunds could be on the way, as three publishers have decided to settle a price-fixing court case.

By October 14, 2012