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How to unsend an e-mail

You really need to turn this Gmail feature on. WE’VE all been there. That stomach-churning moment where you hit send on an email and you instantly know you’ve made a mistake. Luckily for you, Google released an “undo send” option on Gmail late in 2016, giving users an electronic eraser …

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Design

Weekend rehab for young cyber crims

Will an intervention program for young cyber hackers work: Picture: ABC TV ONCE upon a time adolescent troublemaking meant sneaking out at night for some underage drinking and general shenanigans. But these days it’s almost as likely that tech savvy kids are using the digital world to flex their mischief …

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Design

Weekend rehab for young cyber crims

Will an intervention program for young cyber hackers work: Picture: ABC TV ONCE upon a time adolescent troublemaking meant sneaking out at night for some underage drinking and general shenanigans. But these days it’s almost as likely that tech savvy kids are using the digital world to flex their mischief …

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Design

Amazon’s drones will judge you

A mini-drone that is being used to fly small packages to consumers from the Amazon Prime warehouse in near Cambridge. Picture: AFP A NEW patent reveals Amazon has big plans for its new delivery drones. They’re going to be snoops — taking careful note of what they see to ‘target’ …

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Design

Police could spy inside your home

Commissioner Ian Stewart wants police to be able to hack your devices to conduct surveillance. QUEENSLAND police are proposing new laws that would allow them to turn your internet connected products into listening devices to spy on your conversations. But it suggests the proposed bill is about conducting surveillance to …

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Design

Police could spy inside your home

Commissioner Ian Stewart wants police to be able to hack your devices to conduct surveillance. QUEENSLAND police are proposing new laws that would allow them to turn your internet connected products into listening devices to spy on your conversations. But it suggests the proposed bill is about conducting surveillance to …

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Design

‘Can’t stop laughing’: Aus Post’s hilarious email

An email response to a customer from Australia Post has gone viral. WHEN Canberra woman Cassandra Noack contacted Australia Post to check how her makeup shipment from Tarte Cosmetics was tracking from the US, she probably didn’t expect this response. The enthusiastic reply that Noack received from Australia Post employee …

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Design

World’s most powerful rocket to get us to Mars

NASA has been testing its new toy that will one day play a major role in getting us to Mars. NASA engineers have tested the RS-25 rocket engine, which will play a crucial role in an eventual missions to Mars. The test at NASA’s Stennis Space Center in Mississippi is …

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Science

World’s most powerful rocket to get us to Mars

NASA has been testing its new toy that will one day play a major role in getting us to Mars. NASA engineers have tested the RS-25 rocket engine, which will play a crucial role in an eventual missions to Mars. The test at NASA’s Stennis Space Center in Mississippi is …

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Gadgets

New app to improve road safety

The V2P technology allows motorist and cyclist to know when a their maybe a collision. Picture: Kelly Barnes/The Australian. INTERNET-connected cars will be able to identify pedestrians and cyclists on a collision course simply by tracking their smartphones, new Australia-first trials showed. The on-road car technology tests, launched by Telstra …

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