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‘Galaxy S4 is a good phone, not a great one’

SAMSUNG’S newest Galaxy S4 smartphone is just a revamped version of its top-selling S3 phone with a bigger screen and a few software gimmicks,...

This year to be one second longer: US Naval Observatory

On December 31 this year, a 'leap second' will be added to the world's clocks at 23 hours, 59 minutes 59 seconds Coordinated Universal Time, the...

Astronomers discover planet made of diamond

ASTRONOMERS have spotted an exotic planet that seems to be made of diamond racing around a tiny star in our galactic backyard. The new...

RIM launches new BlackBerry Bold smartphone

RESEARCH In Motion showed off a new version of its BlackBerry Bold phone with upgraded software on Monday (May 2), aiming to regain its...

Microsoft Announces Office 365

New cloud service brings together Office, SharePoint, Exchange and Lync for organizations of all sizes. REDMOND, Wash., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ --...

Google shares soar as YouTube growth allays fears over Facebook

GOGLE Inc's shares surged as much as 14.5 per cent on Friday ((July 17), adding about $50 billion to its market value, as strong...

Revamped Foursquare tells you where to check in

     (AFP)   FOURSQUARE, a location-based social media service, unveiled a revamped app on Thursday (June 7) that helps people find things nearby even before they ask.   “We’ve...

Sundar Pichai is new Android chief at Google

ANDY Rubin, the brains behind the Google Android operating system which has become the dominant mobile platform, is stepping down as head of that...

Call of Duty: Balck Ops Review

Black Ops, the new Call of Duty game, marks a significant change for the franchise. It has ditched the previous second world war and...

Nokia unveils new metal-body Lumia smartphone

NOKIA unveiled a lighter, metal model in its Lumia smartphone range, as it tries to catch the eye of buyers to close the huge...