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"I'll see you out in the middle": Michael Clarke pays tribute to his mate Phillip Hughes. An illustration by John Shakespeare. Read Peter FitzSimons' column here: bit.ly/1z5V922

MH17: All Australian victims identified and within weeks of coming home

All 38 Australians who died when Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 was downed in eastern Ukraine have been formally identified, the federal government says.<p>Operation Bring Them Home will conclude in the coming weeks when the final remains of the victims are reunited with their families, after Dutch …

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Amazing images of storms and wild weather across NSW, Qld and ACT

The storm season is well and truly underway around Australia.<p>Thunderstorms have been impacting many regions over recent days - including NSW, …

Michael Park: from Seoul to Sydney

<i>When</i> <b>Michael Park</b> <i>was a boy his family migrated from Korea to Sydney. He shares the story of his parents' unlikely marriage, remembers his family's</i> …

Golfer Luke Donald dodges wild baboon at Nedbank Challenge in South Africa

Former world number one golfer Luke Donald had to dodge a charging baboon before grabbing the lead at the Nedbank Challenge in South Africa on Friday.<p>…

Manus Island detainees on hunger strike, refugee advocates say

"They will be resettled, at least initially, in Loreangau on Manus Island where many will fear for their safety," Mr Breen said.<p>He said the hunger …

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Will the new Bond movie fix one of the biggest problems of Skyfall?

We got our very first taste today of the upcoming Bond film, <i>Spectre</i>, with a brief presser announcing the movie's name and production and cast info.<p>Daniel Craig will return as Bond, as will Naomie Harris as Miss Moneypenny, Ralph Fiennes as M and Ben Whishaw as Q. Monica Bellucci and Léa Seydoux …

Freedom Wars - Would You Buy a PlayStation Vita Again? - Podcast Beyond - IGN Video

A viewer lost his Vita moving. Should he buy another? Podcast Beyond decides!

ASUS Republic Of Gamers G20 Compact PC Review

It’s an argument that’s become increasingly truthful as the years go by: When it comes to PC gaming, size rarely matters. Look no further than the insanely powerful Falcon Northwest’s Tiki-Z as concrete proof of that. ASUS is the latest to jump into the small form factor pool with the Republic of …

PlayStation's legacy is a sense of style

Within the febrile swamp of gaming history, just about every anniversary is met with droning songs of nostalgia, insectoid paeans to the past.<p>But the joyful choirs that have met this week's celebration of the PlayStation's 20th birthday are merited. The launch of the PlayStation in December 1994 …

Marvel makes it official: Benedict Cumberbatch to play Doctor Strange

Marvel Studios confirmed today that Benedict Cumberbatch, star of <i>Sherlock</i>, <i>Star Trek Into Darkness</i> and <i>The Imitation Game</i>, will play Doctor Strange in the 2016 film of the same name.<p>The announcement confirms earlier reports that pegged the modern day Sherlock Holmes as Marvel Studios' choice for …

The best portable game console you can buy

Shot on location at WeWork. Also available on YouTube.<p>The Winner<p>PlayStation Vita<p>The PlayStation Vita is the least commercially successful option available in the portable gaming market. Generally ignored even by video game devotees, it’s sold somewhere over 4 million units since its release in …

Do pufferfishes hold their breath when inflated?

When harassed, a pufferfish rapidly gulps water (or air) into its stomach, transforming itself into a prickly beach-ball that’s three or four times larger than the deflated fish. They inflate to avoid being swallowed by predators. But does an inflated pufferfish breathe? Most people think inflated …

Apple deleted users' non-iTunes music and didn't tell them about it

Long before Apple was shoehorning the latest from U2 into your iTunes account, it was deleting songs originating from rival services. Tell us if this sounds familiar: You grabbed Lady Gaga's <i>The Fame Monster</i> from Amazon MP3 in 2009, threw it in your iTunes library, went to sync your 160GB iPod …

The 19-Year-Old Wiz Kid Who Turned Down Apple Has Nabbed Backing From A Hollywood Star

We caught up with Meyer again and learned that since that decision, things have been wild for him.<p>His startup, Fresco News, crowdsources breaking news and photos from Twitter, Instagram and other social media.<p>Fresco finds breaking news, verifies it, and gets the license to publish relevant images …

Scientists disappointed Jurassic World dinosaurs don’t look like dinosaurs

Paleontologists have been sneered at over their criticism of the Jurassic World trailer, but such a stance is misguided<p><i>The trailer for the latest big screen outing of the</i> <i>Jurassic Park</i> <i>franchise is causing delight and consternation in equal measure over the appearance of the extinct stars. Here,</i> …

The forgotten five: 2014's least memorable blockbusters

Science fiction and fantasy,Culture,Film,The Giver,Transformers: Age of Extinction,Hercules,RoboCop,Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit,Action and adventure<p>While Marvel continued to turn out films with darker themes and sharper writing, other superheroes and sci-fi villains have had trouble keeping up

Uber boasts $1.2B new funding, with a slice of humble pie

Uber, the world's highest-valued venture-backed company, just got a lot richer even as it tries to cope with what its founder calls "significant growing pains."<p>The ride-sharing service announced Thursday that it raised a new round of funding totaling $1.2 billion, which likely pegs the company's …

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