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Apple unveils new iPhone and waterproof smart watch

Apple on Wednesday unveiled two upgraded versions of its iPhone and a new waterproof smart watch, seeking to reignite growth for the iconic technology maker. The iPhone 7 and larger iPhone 7 Plus, with new camera technology, 50-meter water resistance and other features, were the highlight of an Apple media …

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Sony to launch new PS4

Sony has been teasing a new PlayStation 4 for months now and it looks like it will reward the PS fans with two new versions of the PS4. Sony is launching the new PS4s on Wednesday 7 September at an event it calls the PlayStation Meeting, the same day as …

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Samsung recalls Galaxy Note 7

After reports of exploding Galaxy Note 7s surfaced, Samsung has decided to halt shipments and sales of the device. On Thursday,  eNCA reported that Samsung was delaying shipments of the Galaxy Note 7, to perform more quality-control tests. It appears that the company has found cause of concern as they have now …

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SA police arrest four online dating scammers

Two Nigerian men and a pair of local women were arrested in Cape Town on Tuesday night for opening accounts with banks in South Africa and using them to receive ill-gotten monies from online dating victims, the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks) said on Wednesday. The Hawks said a …

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World’s ‘largest aircraft’ takes off

The world’s “largest aircraft” embarked on its maiden flight on Wednesday, four days after a previous attempt was abandoned due to technical issues. The Airlander 10, part plane, part airship, took to the skies amid cheers and applause from crowds gathered at an airfield in Cardington, central England. The successful …

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Excessive online use puts your immunity at risk

A new study hints that too much time online could put one’s immunity in jeopardy, increasing the risk of colds and flu by 30%. The recently released research study, which was conducted by Swansea and Milan Universities, found that those who spend in excess of four hours a day online …

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