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Uber reaches 4x surge pricing as Sydney faces hostage lockdown

As a major hostage operation plays out in the centre of Sydney, Uber briefly reached record surge pricing for rides in the CBD, before changing tack and offering free rides for passengers trying to leave the city.

By December 14, 2014

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Lego Christmas tree lights up Sydney

A 10-metre tall Christmas tree built out of Lego stands tall in Sydney, Australia to celebrate the holiday season.

By November 27, 2014

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Channel your inner zombie in Sydney's IRL Shooter with new reward tiers

Real-life FPS IRL Shooter has added new reward tiers to its Pozible campaign, including a level that allows you to dress as a zombie and chase players.

By February 2, 2014

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Quit your job in a blaze of glory: Our favorite videos of the week

A roundup of our favorite CNET videos covering news, gadgets and more.

By May 29, 2015

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Enter Sandman: Intel creates evolving 3D artworks with RealSense

While Intel used CES to talk up practical uses for its RealSense facial-recognition technology, the company is getting creative, using RealSense to turn faces into artistic grains of sand.

By May 31, 2015

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Intel wants RealSense off the desktop and onto 'anything'

As the RealSense 3D camera starts arriving on more and more PCs and tablets, Intel sets its sights further with a goal for RealSense on "any device that can use it".

By June 2, 2015

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Paint the Town: The artwork that lets you light up the city skyline

Arguably the site of the world's best New Year's Eve fireworks, Sydney is now lighting up the sky in the middle of the year with a massive art project.

By May 27, 2015

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​Government threatens legal action for Sydney UberX drivers

UberX drivers in Sydney are now being issued with warning letters from the government threatening legal action and significant fines if they continue to drive for the ridesharing service.

By June 17, 2014

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City-wide light installation uses people power to paint the town

The Empire State Building, the Eiffel Tower and now Sydney -- a new art installation is illuminating Australia's harbour city and giving the light switch to the people.

By May 27, 2015

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Google I/O 2015: Start time, where to watch and stream online and live blog

You can watch today's Google I/O developers conference in real time. Here's how.

By May 28, 2015