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Solar-powered plane lands safely in Hawaii

A plane powered by the sun's rays landed in Hawaii Friday after a record-breaking five-day journey across the Pacific Ocean…

Lighting up science for kids

We celebrate the winners of this year’s Sir Peter Blake Leadership Awards by profiling a Blake leader each Monday. Today's…

China's richest lose $50b

The worst monthly slump in Chinese stocks in two years wiped away more than US$34 billion ($50.8 billion) in combined net…

Matt Heath: Silver screens and bad memories

Gone are the days kids have to wait around on the couch for their favourite TV shows to start. We live in a better world…

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All Blacks: Moala rises from Blues to All Black video All Blacks: Moala rises from Blues to All Black

Brutal running game earns winger place in starting…

The Vent with Tony Veitch: All Blacks, Samoa match & Hurricanes video The Vent with Tony Veitch: All Blacks, Samoa match & Hurricanes

In this week's episode of the Vent, Tony is joined…

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Driving ban on smartwatches urged
Driving ban on smartwatches urged

Road safety campaigners are calling for a ban on the use of wearable technology, including smartwatches, by drivers.

When to post to Facebook if you want 'likes'
When to post to Facebook if you want 'likes'

You'll do much better in the 'likes' stakes if you are willing to wait until the optimal time to post on Facebook.

Robot goes rogue, kills man
Robot goes rogue, kills man

A rogue robot has killed a technician at a car factory in an accident with chilling overtones of a science fiction movie…

Solar plane breaking new ground
Solar plane breaking new ground

A plane powered by the sun's rays landed in Hawaii Friday after a record-breaking five-day journey across the Pacific Ocean…

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video GPS app to guide visually-impaired hikers
GPS app to guide visually-impaired hikers

Five blind or visually-impaired people walked across the French Vosges mountains in almost complete…

Entrepreneur mum makes flying visit

"It's my quickest trip ever to New Zealand but I have a 10-month-old that I have left at home for the first time," senior…

Facebook's thought-power future

Facebook users will one day be able to send messages and posts telepathically, says founder Mark Zuckerberg.

Kiwi sub goes for world record

A Kiwi-built, human-powered submarine has made a splash in an international race, falling just a knot short of a new world…

video Raw: Kiwi-made submarine closes in on world speed record
Raw: Kiwi-made submarine closes in on world speed record

A Kiwi-built, human-powered submarine has made a splash in an international race, falling just a knot…

Price hikes unlikely after broadband decision

Broadband users are unlikely to see any immediate changes to their monthly bills after the announcement of a new wholesale…

Chorus pricing left unchanged, no backdating

The Commerce Commission has released a decision on broadband internet pricing - largely leaving planned wholesale price…

Six predictions the movies got right

We don't have Pitbulls or Mattel hoverboards yet, but Japanese car company Lexus recently unveiled a prototype for a real…

Bar-sized device can decode your DNA

Finding out what nasty bugs are in your system could soon be done much faster thanks to a Mars Bar-sized device capable…

Apple Music not for everybody
Apple Music not for everybody

Apple's released its new music service, but after its three-month trial Hayley Tsukayama won't be paying…

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Video games' most scenic spots
Video games' most scenic spots

Combine next-gen gaming consoles with the latest release of smart TVs and round-the-world trips are entirely possibly from…

$5000 a month for gaming
A sequel to one of the Playstation's best games is coming
Lego digs up the past again
Have video games stopped innovating?
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