Is Google on both sides of the ‘name and shame’ debate?
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In one of the most significant scenes in The Dark Knight Rises, the concluding part of Christopher Nolan's Batman trilogy, career cat burglar Selina Kyle (Anne Hathaway) laments that in today's world,...

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Let's face it; most of the time we spend online these days, we spend on social networking sites — updating status messages, seeing what everyone els...

New leaks: CIA spied on citizens
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The new documents leaked by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden reveal that the US government was spying on thousands of Muslim-Americans. A new stri...

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Many handset manufacturers are now designing waterproof bodies, but not everyone has a waterproof phone. So if you drop yours in water accidentally, w...

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The Electronics Entertainment Expo (E3), held in Los Angeles, is the largest gaming expo in the world, where video game publishers showcase their upco...

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George Soros buys stake in Facebook

NEW YORK: George Soros has spent more than $10m (£6.3m) acquiring a stake in Facebook, signalling a rare vote of confidence in the social-networking site after its troubled flotation in May. He purchased 341,000 of the social network's shares in the second quarter. But the share price of Facebook, which was co-founded by its chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg, has dropped by more than a third since Mr Soros bought the stake. Indeed, the company's value has nearly halved since it floated at $38 three months ago, driven by investors questioning its long- term prospects. Honda launches robot lawn

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Over the last few months my cousin has been discussing the idea of Adaptive Radiation. This is the name given to the process of how multiple...

A champion’s game

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'Lost' or neglected interviews with celebrities are always prime candidates to go viral on the Internet. This may happen...

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Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee is a website that tells you upfront what it is, for it is just that. Regular videos of ...

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