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Lizard grinches win
Lizard grinches win

Sony's PlayStation network remained offline in an outage that roiled the online world just as eager video-game players unwrapped…

How Kim Dotcom tried to save Christmas

Kim Dotcom tries to negotiate end to hacking attack that ruined holidays for PlayStation and Xbox gamers but it appears…

Dating apps that put women in charge

Dating apps have been in the news for all the wrong reasons this year, but a new generation of dating app emphasises safety…

PS, Xbox hacker has 'nation on strings'

Online hackers have taken credit for an online service outage of Sony's Playstation and Microsoft's Xbox game consoles thursday…

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Motorists have been urged to take extra care on the…

Raw: Massive flooding in Malaysia video Raw: Massive flooding in Malaysia

Malaysia's worst floods in decades have killed at…

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Apps you'll need for a safe, fun holiday
Apps you'll need for a safe, fun holiday

Aside from the Herald and the nzherald.co.nz app , Nikki Preston looks at other great summer apps.

Do smartphones alter brains?
Do smartphones alter brains?

Have smartphones become so integral to modern life that they've altered the shape and function of the human brain?

Apple's $3.8b storage strategy
Apple's $3.8b storage strategy

Analyst believes selling 16GB iPhones a calculated strategy designed to get people to buy larger devices as soon as possible…

Google's self-driving car ready for public road tests
Google's self-driving car ready for public road tests

Google's self-driving car is ready to be road tested on public streets next year, the search giant says.

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Warning for drone users
Warning for drone users

Airways New Zealand is warning anyone who gets a drone for Christmas to be aware of their safety responsibilities…

NZH's biggest Facebook posts in 2014

Here are the 10 articles our readers engaged with the most on Facebook this year.

Five ways to make your email safer

Here are five simple steps to make your email more secure and limit the harm a hacker can have.

Google, cops step in to save Christmas

An alert from Google helped solve the case of a cache of Christmas presents and electronic equipment stolen from an Auckland…

US gives North Korea warning
US gives North Korea warning

President Barack Obama declared yesterday that Sony "made a mistake" in shelving a satirical film about…

Chillin' but still wired

Kiwis might be hanging up their business suits for the holiday, but iPads and laptops are must-pack items for many holidaymakers…

Jack Tame: The year of Tinder

If we're to be defined for all eternity by the application we searched for most, 2014 was the year of Tinder.

North Korea's cyberwar capabilities

A look at the country's suspected capabilities and where experts believe the authoritarian nation is heading with its cyber…

A timeline of the Sony hack

It's been four weeks since hackers calling themselves Guardians of Peace began their cyberterrorism campaign against Sony…

Comcom pushes out final copper price decision
Comcom pushes out final copper price decision

The Commerce Commission has pushed out the timeline for a final decision on what price Chorus can charge…

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