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Vending machines let you exchange rubbish for rewards

New "reverse" vending machines installed in Sydney let you deposit recyclable waste in return for rewards.

By June 30, 2014

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Samsung Galaxy Core Advance is a rubbish S3, out soon

The Galaxy Core Advance has the looks of the S3 and worse specs than the S2, with a truly abysmal screen resolution. It's out next year.

By December 16, 2013

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How tech innovation was used for mass killing during WWI

The conflict's start on July 28, 1914, signaled the beginning of a new era in high-tech warfare, which included fighter aircraft, tanks, chemical weapons, and flamethrowers.

By July 26, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 010: Third-person VR, emoji social networks, and more

Today we're discussing a third-person POV with Oculus Rift, and a vending machine that takes trash as payment. Oh, and an emoji-only social network (ಠ_ಠ).

By July 1, 2014

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Singapore plans to be world's first 'Smart Nation'

The city-state unveils plans for sensors that can help manage traffic congestion, detect air pollutants, and even remind you to take your trash out.

By June 17, 2014

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Music multitasking: How 'background' listening enhances life

Don’t judge others by how they listen. Don’t presume superiority because you listen differently than most. This is a condescending trend that has to stop.

By March 29, 2014

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Push for Ultra HD 4K forces picture quality tradeoffs

It's an easy sell: Four times the resolution of HD. The numbers are easy to understand, 2160p easily identifiable as more than 1080p. Every manufacturer is pushing their top-of-the-line 4K TVs as the next generation of superlative picture quality. But resolution is just one aspect of picture quality. Is it possible that by focusing so intently on this one, easily marketed, improvement, that other aspects are getting neglected, or worse, diminished? The short answer? Yep. Here's how.

By March 26, 2014

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Samsung Galaxy Core LTE wants to make hay from cheap 4G

4G will get cheaper this year, so Samsung's bringing a budget 4G blower to the UK. Meet the underpowered Galaxy Core LTE.

By February 18, 2014

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Google Nexus 8 rumoured for this summer

Google is looking to expand its Nexus range with a premium 8-inch version, according to a new report.

By January 21, 2014

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Lite outed in Poland, looks dirt cheap

Samsung's Galaxy Tab 3 Lite looks to be one of this year's cheapest tablets after it went on sale for about £80 over in Poland.

By January 15, 2014