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Symantec has discovered Regin, one of the most sophisticated pieces of malicious software ever seen. The leading computer security company says Regin was probably created...

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Scientists have confirmed that the Philae lander has detected organic molecules on the surface of Comet 67P. Carbon-containing "organics" are the basis of life on...

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Nokia is launching N1 Android-powered tablet, marking the company's return to consumer electronics. The surprise launch pits the Finnish company against Microsoft, which completed its...

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Russia is planning to develop an alternative version of the Wikipedia, the presidential library has announced. A statement said the initiative aimed to provide better...

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The Philae robot probe on comet 67P has sent another stream of data back to Earth before losing power. Everything expected from the Philae lander...

Philae probe has sent first pictures after a historic comet landing

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Philae probe is now stable and sending first pictures after a historic comet landing, but there are concerns about its battery life. After two bounces,...

ESA’s robot probe Philae has made the first, historic landing on Comet 67P

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ESA’s robot probe Philae has made the first, historic landing on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, after descending from its mothership, Rosetta spacecraft. Philae lander touched down on...

Although the iPad Mini is still fresh off the Apple's table and yet reports of a new generation iPad are already circulating on Japanese tech blog Macotakara

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Let’s face it, we all love our technology. When it comes to gadgets and gizmos, we simply cannot get enough. But, we like our...

Yahoo has announced it will buy digital video advertising service BrightRoll for $640 million

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Yahoo has announced it will buy digital video advertising service BrightRoll for $640 million. The move would allow Yahoo to grow its video advertising platform,...

Rosetta satellite will release the Philae lander on a seven-hour descent to the surface of Comet 67P

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European Space Agency's Rosetta satellite will release the Philae lander on a seven-hour descent to the surface of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko on November 12 at...

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If you still think mobile sites are a passing trend, you have fallen behind your consumers and your fellow businesses. With consumers and businessmen...

Tor was originally designed by the US Naval Research Laboratory, and continues to receive funding from the US State Department

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Tor is a special part of the internet that requires software, known as the Tor Browser bundle, to access it. The name is an acronym...

Silk Road 2.0 and other 400 dark net sites operating on the Tor network have been shut down in a joint operation between Europol's cybercrime centre and the FBI

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Silk Road 2.0 and other 400 dark net sites operating on the Tor network have been shut down in a joint operation between Europol's...

Microsoft officially stopped selling retail copies of both Windows 7 and Windows 8 on October 31

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Microsoft officially stopped selling retail copies of both Windows 7 and Windows 8 on October 31. The date to stop selling the software was set...

Virgin Galactic had aimed to send tourists into space early next year, and has already taken more than 700 flight bookings at $250,000 each

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According to NTSB investigators, a safety device on the Virgin Galactic spacecraft that crashed on October 31 killing test pilot Michael Alsbury, had been...

Peter Siebold, right, survived the incident but his co-pilot, Michael Alsbury, died

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The investigation into the Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo crash in California's Mojave Desert could take about a year, the head of the US National Transportation...

SpaceShipTwo was flying its first test flight for nine months when it crashed shortly after take-off near Bakersfield

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US authorities are investigating why Virgin Galactic’s space rocket crashed over California's Mojave desert on a test flight. One pilot died and the other was...

Gottfrid Warg has been found guilty of hacking into computers and illegally downloading files in Denmark

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Gottfrid Warg, the Pirate Bay co-founder, has been found guilty of hacking into computers and illegally downloading files in Denmark. The Danish court found Gottfrid...

Tim Cook says that he is proud to be gay

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Tim Cook has publicly admitted he is gay. Apple’s CEO says that he is "proud to be gay". Tim Cook, 53, made his announcement to try...

Manuel Noriega had tried to sue Activision after a character based on him featured in the title Black Ops II

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Panama ex-military ruler Manuel Noriega failed in his attempt to sue Activision, the publisher of the Call of Duty video games. Manuel Noriega had tried...

Google’s technology combines disease-detecting nanoparticles, which would enter a patient's bloodstream via a swallowed pill, with a wrist-worn sensor

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Google is working on a technology to detect cancer and heart attack. The technology combines disease-detecting nanoparticles, which would enter a patient's bloodstream via a...

Queen Elizabeth II sent her first tweet heralding the launch of a major new exhibition at London's Science Museum

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Queen Elizabeth II sent her first tweet through the @BritishMonarchy account heralding the launch of a major new exhibition at London's Science Museum. "It is...

Mark Zuckerberg was in Beijing as a newly appointed member of the advisory board for Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management

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Mark Zuckerberg was in Beijing as a newly appointed member of the advisory board for Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management. As part of...

The NHTSA has expanded a recall of vehicles with potentially dangerous Takata airbags to 7.8 million

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has expanded a recall of vehicles with potentially dangerous Takata airbags to 7.8 million. The NHTSA warned that...

The iPad Air 2 is said to be the thinnest device of its kind on the market

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Apple has unveiled its newest tablets, iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3. The iPad Air 2 is said to be the thinnest device of...