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NASA issues safety warning for solar eclipse 

The Sun or eclipse should not be viewed with an unfiltered camera, telescope, binocular or telescope, for fear of “serious injury” to your eyes. Picture: Padraic Koen NASA has issued guidelines on how to watch next month’s Great American Total Solar Eclipse. The government agency noted the only safe way …

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Why you shouldn’t trust your vacuum

The Roomba 980 vacuum cleaning robot has an adaptive navigation system to clean the entire floor of a home and can be programmed through an app. EVERYONE’S favourite robot cleaner is about to get a lot less endearing. The maker of the popular Roomba robot — the disc-shaped vacuum cleaner …

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‘What the hell, that’s a baby seal pup’

The tiny seal was found alone 10km away from the nearest beach. IN a bizarre yet adorable discovery a New Zealand man has found a seal pup in his paddock, which is located 10km from the nearest beach. Dee Knapp was walking through his Southland paddock checking for new lambs …

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Why you shouldn’t trust your vacuum

The Roomba 980 vacuum cleaning robot has an adaptive navigation system to clean the entire floor of a home and can be programmed through an app. EVERYONE’S favourite robot cleaner is about to get a lot less endearing. The maker of the popular Roomba robot — the disc-shaped vacuum cleaner …

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Employer putting microchips into staff

FOR some it represents a new level of freedom and convenience but for others it’s a step towards a dystopian world like those imagined by Aldous Huxley or George Orwell. No matter which way you slice it, putting computer chips in employees elicits a strong response from people. Earlier this …

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‘Most meaningful upgrade in iPhone history’

The iPhone 8 is tipped to be Apple’s biggest announcement since 2007. EXPECTATIONS are so high for the upcoming high-end iPhone that it is being heralded as a milestone in iPhone history. In an investor note, investment bank Morgan Stanley described it as “the most meaningful feature and technology upgrades …

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Uber driver caught in oral sex row

Manuel also shared a video which showed the woman caressing and kissing the driver. UBER has reportedly suspended a driver after a customer claimed the man was engaged in sex acts with a woman during the “dangerous and inappropriate” trip. Aner Manuel, of Boston, took to the company’s Facebook page …

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Update your iPhone immediately

Install iOS 10.3.3 on your iPhone or the BroadPwn bug could let hackers take over your phone. APPLE is urging iPhone owners to update their iOS immediately to patch a new security flaw which could give hackers control of their device. Known as Broadpwn, the bug affects the Wi-Fi chips …

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The feature the iPhone can’t match

The Xperia XZ Premium has a 4K HDR display with the same technology used in Sony’s Bravia TVs WHAT if I told you it was possible to buy a Sony 4K television small enough to fit in your pocket? And what if the product could also record 4K/super-slow mo video, …

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‘Most meaningful upgrade in iPhone history’

The iPhone 8 is tipped to be Apple’s biggest announcement since 2007. EXPECTATIONS are so high for the upcoming high-end iPhone that it is being heralded as a milestone in iPhone history. In an investor note, investment bank Morgan Stanley described it as “the most meaningful feature and technology upgrades …

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