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Taiwan-based smartphone manufacturer HTC Corp says several senior designers have been arrested on suspicion of embezzlement and theft of commercial secrets.
Workers will switch off one of Japan's two working reactors, with the other also set for shutdown and no restarts in sight amid continued public hostility to nuclear power.
The average height of European men rose by 11 centimetres (4.4 inches) between 1870 and 1980, an unprecedented spurt linked mainly to better health.
Africa's first 100% green-living hotel has opened in Cape Town, boasting advanced environmentally conscious technology.
The Rooivalk is an impressive war machine, but its history is inextricably tied to South Africa’s dark past, writes reporter Simon Shear.
A Swedish entrepreneur has developed a camera that captures every moment of your life.
China will send its first probe to land on the moon by the end of the year, space administrators said.
Life on Earth was kick-started thanks to a key mineral deposited by a meteorite from Mars, according to a novel theory aired on Thursday.
Microsoft on Friday said that a battle to shed light on secret US government requests for Internet user data would play out in court after failed peace talks.
Russia's defence ministry plans to deploy in 2017 a sophisticated new air missile defence system that can hit targets in space.
Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom accused New Zealand police of selectively applying the law Friday after they opted not to prosecute intelligence officials who illegally spied on him.
A new Internet decree in Vietnam has been derided as potentially putting the brakes on growth in the country's burgeoning information communications technology (ICT) sector.
Two leading Taiwanese electronics firms that assemble products for Apple have received orders to make the highly anticipated "iWatch", reports said Wednesday.
Internet messaging service, Skype, is celebrating its 10th anniversary. A total of 300 million people make two billion minutes of online video calls a day.
Leadership is an innate quality, according to a recent fish study. It predicted trouble in animal social groups, as well as human ones, when natural roles are reversed.
The City of Johannesburg has brought a criminal case against the person who hacked into its billing system last week, it said on Monday.
A remote Mexican mountain village now runs its own mobile phone network to communicate with the outside world.
China has been hit by the "largest ever" attack on its Internet structure, crashing the country's .cn servers, according to a government-linked agency.
A US judge on Monday approved a deal in which Facebook will pay $20 million for using members "likes" as endorsements for ads.
Ukraine and Japan agreed to launch a joint satellite project to track the state of crippled Chernobyl and Fukushima nuclear plants, sites of the world's greatest nuclear disasters.
SABC channels will soon be broadcast on signal distributor Sentech's direct to home satellite (DTH-S) platform, the two parties said on Monday.
British aviation firms have suspended all flights of Super Puma helicopters after four people were killed in the latest in a series of accidents in the North Sea oilfields.
Taiwan's Hon Hai group has sold part of its patent portfolio involving wearable computing to US technology giant Google, it said.
US scientists said Thursday they have built the world's most precise clock, whose ticking rate varies less than two parts in one quintillion, or 10 times better than any other. would like to send you push notifications.
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