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IBM to launch health-tracking initiative to track Ebola

Brain power of supercomputer to be used to track virus, government-related issues in Sierra Leone through SMSes, voice calls

VIDEO: Fun smartphone aimed at selfie addicts

6 day(s) ago

This mobile handset claims to be the best way that those who like to take photographs of themselves can join the fun

New app teaches Game of Thrones fans Dothraki language

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14 day(s) ago

Random House wants to help fans of Game of Thrones become fluent in the language spoken by the horselords with a mobile app called Dothraki Companion

Chewing too much hassle? Japan’s got just the thing

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9 day(s) ago

Tokyo-based gum-maker creates earphones that record number of times you move your jaw, along with speed and strength of each bite

Cashing in on death means getting out of the grave and into the net café

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9 day(s) ago

A San Francisco-based start-up wants to use technology to transform one of the last industries still to rely on pen and paper: funeral homes

Repo man is now a heartless robot

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16 day(s) ago

Investors still get juicy yields … but if the worst happens lenders have a nifty tool to collect collateral and minimise losses, writes Tracy Alloway

Opinion

Rage, rage against the dying of the Wi-Fi

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As with other rages, Wi-Fi rage can lead to outrageous behaviour, writes Penny Haw


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