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'Demonic' teen game overtakes the net
'Demonic' teen game overtakes the net

"Charlie Charlie," a game/Internet urban legend of sudden popularity, has surged to the top of the global social media charts…

'Dancing Man' parties with stars

A man "fat-shamed" on social media after pictures of him dancing were posted online has got his own back on the trolls by…

Authentication texts flow again on Twitter

Tech writer Juha Saarinen on social media SMS messages reinstated on Vodafone and reviews the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6…

Groom hits back at 'meninist' Tweet mocking him for crying at his wedding

A man from Austin, Texas, had a great comeback for a Twitter account that mocked him for crying on his wedding day.

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Dancing robot 'a breakthrough' - MOTAT Dancing robot 'a breakthrough' - MOTAT

A robot that gives high-fives and dances while playing…

Infamous troll finally banned Infamous troll finally banned

Chuck Johnson, the far-right mega-troll, may at last…

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2degrees posts reduced loss of $33.6m
2degrees posts reduced loss of $33.6m

Two Degrees Mobile is still burning cash but has once again reduced its financial losses.

Chorus says RMA needs fixing for UFB rollout
Chorus says RMA needs fixing for UFB rollout

Chorus has called on the government to enact changes to the RMA to speed the fibre rollout.

Streaming stretches telco networks
Streaming stretches telco networks

Streaming services have increased congestion on broadband services for the second month in a row.

The touching photo that captured hearts
The touching photo that captured hearts

A US Marine and his new wife captured hearts when their wedding photographer shared an image of the two of them praying…

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YouTube's 1st decade shows sharing free content pays off
YouTube's 1st decade shows sharing free content pays off

YouTube's 10-year legacy is extending beyond its pioneering role in the Internet's video revolution.

Starbucks boss loses it

Starbucks manager accused customer of stealing an edible straw worth 99 cents. But she didn't know she was being filmed.

NZ to hack smartphones

NZ and its spying partners exploited weaknesses in one of the world's most popular mobile browsers and planned to hack into…

Here's a web domain that really sucks

Some celebrities and businesses are scrambling to buy a controversial new domain name that actually sucks.

Google Maps is creeping people out
Google Maps is creeping people out

After Google Maps was slammed for labelling Obama a very bad word, people have taken to typing their…

Cancer breast pic goes viral

A mother diagnosed with breast cancer has posed a picture of the “subtle dimples” that were the only outward sign of her…

Like an Escher print come to life

A photo posted on the online forum Reddit is causing more than a few people to scratch their heads.

Equality officer: 'Kill all white men'

The British university equality officer at the centre of a racism and sexism row could lose her job after she allegedly…

'Mom bods' hit back at men

Women have hit back at the rising 'dad bod' trend by sharing pictures of their own bodies, in all their curvy, healthy glory…

NZ 'stuck in internet dark age'
NZ 'stuck in internet dark age'

Brains behind zombie game thriller gets ball rolling on ultra-fast broadband after he calls Dunedin's…

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