Heather Nicholas

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Rumoured Microsoft Surface Mini Tablet Crops Up In Amazon Listings

Although it hasn’t happened yet, it’s clearly only a matter of time before Microsoft officially unboxes a smaller form-factor version of its Surface tablet. A Surface Mini has been rumoured for well over a year — with both 7- and 8-inch options apparently being considered to augment the company’s …

Riding on virtual reality fever, Virtuix raises $3M round for Omni VR treadmill

Virtual reality continues to be hot in the wake of Facebook’s $2 billion purchase of Oculus VR. And Virtuix is cashing in on that sentiment with a $3 million funding for its Omni virtual reality treadmill.<p>While Oculus provides the goggles to view virtual 3D worlds, the Omni provides the motion …

Sony to begin fixing combustible Vaio Fit laptops in May

It's always sad when a company stumbles during its victory lap, but as Sony looked to gracefully exit the PC business, some spontaneously combusting laptops ruined the day. The company has now issued an update about the Vaio Fit 11A repair program, saying that reservations are now being taken and …

Modi shows political muscle in Indian holy city

Thousands of fervent supporters of Narendra Modi, favourite to become India’s next prime minister, surged through the streets of Varanasi on Thursday …

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Australia rules out link between debris and Malaysian plane | Reuters

PERTH/MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Authorities ruled out any link between debris picked up on an Australian beach and a missing Malaysian jetliner on Thursday as a tropical cyclone again threatened to hamper a 26-nation air, surface and underwater search of the Indian Ocean.<p>Steve March (L) and Mike …