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Parents: it’s 2013, stop blaming Apple for your kid’s $1,000 app bill

Advertisement<p>41 Comments<p>Another day, another parent outraged because her kids racked up thousands of dollars through freemium in-app purchases.<p>This …

Purple glow in the dark Lamborghini worth £350,000 could be scrapped after being seized by police

It might glow in the dark and cost £350,000 but that’s not going to save this car from being scrapped unless the owner coughs up for the …

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Charge phones less to protect battery

As mobile phone owners battle to ensure their phones last as possible, experts have finally come up with advice of how best to prolong battery life.<p>Rather than ensuring phones are constantly charged or running down the battery completely, the best thing to do is keep batteries running at about 50 …

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Astronomers find three planets in Gliese 667C's habitable zone

Astronomers have a good day when they detect one planet inside a star system's habitable zone. A mostly European team of researchers must be giddy, then, as it just found three of those ideally located planets around Gliese 667C. The group has combined existing observations from the ESO's Very …

iPhone 6

The iPhone 6 marked a key turning point for Apple, as it introduced a new design and larger screen, leaving the iPhones of old in its wake.<p><i>[Update:</i> …

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AMD on its 5GHz processor: 'You don't buy a Ferrari for the MPG'

Sony may have won E3, but AMD managed to impress gamers this week as well with its new 5GHz FX-9590 CPU.<p>Yes, that's 5GHz, making the 9590 the fastest …

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Samsung Galaxy S4 update to install apps to SD hits the UK

Update: Samsung has now confirmed that the update is indeed rolling out to Samsung Galaxy S4 owners in the UK.<p><i>Original story continues:</i><p>The …

Cheap iPhone and iPad mini 2 to ship in August?

The much-whispered-about cheap iPhone may be shifting even closer to our fingers courtesy of Pegatron - the Taiwanese supply chain with the name we …

Google’s balloon-based internet dream: loon or loony?

Advertisement<p>9 Comments<p>Credit: Pink_Sherbet_Photography<p>I can’t even remember how many times in the past I have chuckled at the idea of a …

Microsoft's next Xbox: The rumor roundup

It's been eight years since Microsoft and Sony announced new consoles, and tastes have changed considerably. Back then, new gaming gear was launched at E3, or using Elijah Wood-fronted MTV specials, but this time around Microsoft is pitching a tent on its Redmond campus for the world's media to …