Apple in talks to launch money-transfer service - Recode

The service will allow iPhone owners to transfer money digitally to other iPhone users, Recode reported, citing sources familiar with the talks.

Samsung, Apple lead smartphone market

Research firm IDC said overall smartphone shipments grew 4.3 percent in the first quarter, slightly better than its prior forecast, to 347 million units.

NASA spacecraft survives plunge between Saturn's rings

Cassini skimmed closer than any previous spacecraft to the sixth planet from the Sun, and lived to tell the tale, sending back a signal that arrived early on Thursday.

Australia to restrict gas exports to alleviate energy crisis

The country is expected to surpass Qatar as the world's largest liquid natural gas producer by 2020 - with Japan, China and South Korea key buyers.

Scientists battle starfish in Great Barrier Reef

The predatory starfish is naturally-occurring but has proliferated due to pollution and run-off at the World Heritage-listed ecosystem.

Amazon's Alexa upgraded as 'style assistant'

With a hands-free depth-sensing camera, the $199 device allows a user to try on clothing and get views from any angle displayed on a handset.


'Super-Earth' orbiting nearby star boosts search for extra-solar life

LHS 1140b, as it's been named, is exceptional because of its location in relation to the star it orbits, making its surface temperature is not too hot, nor too cold, but just right


Peanut-shaped asteroid whisks past Earth

Dubbed 2014-JO25, the asteroid came closest at 12.20 GMT and is now hurtling away from the centre of our solar system.

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