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Car surfer: 'Nobody else at risk'
Car surfer: 'Nobody else at risk'

A wannabe stuntman who surfed atop a taxi as it went over the Harbour Bridge has argued his case should be thrown out because…

Are new dating apps killing monogamy?

The couple loved each other and wanted to stay together - but in the age of Tinder and Ashley Madison, they also both wanted…

'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…

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Hints dropped for Apple car Hints dropped for Apple car

Apple's operations chief Jeff Williams has dropped…

How a text can shut down your iPhone How a text can shut down your iPhone

It turns out there's a text message that you can send…

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Authentication texts flow again on Twitter
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
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.

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.

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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

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

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 to hack smartphones

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

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

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

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'
Equality officer: 'Kill all white men'

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

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