Police can also demand your passwords during a terror incident.
The last photo Voyager 1 took before leaving our solar system showed every thing we've ever known, "on a mote of dust suspended in a sunbeam." The space probe is now 40 years into it's 40,000 year journey to our nearest star. Video by Tom Compagnoni.
SpaceX CEO Elon Musk listens to US President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with business leaders in the Roosevelt Room at the White House in Washington, DC, on January 23, 2017. / AFP / NICHOLAS KAMM (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
Hurricane Irma was upgraded to a Category 5 hurricane on Tuesday with winds of up to 185 mph, some of the strongest winds ever seen in an Atlantic storm. Satellite footage shared by NASA and the Natio...
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Elon Musk has a prediction about the cause of World War III, and it's not President Donald Trump and may not even involve humans at all. The head of Tesla and SpaceX on Monday shared a link on Twitter...
Online dating can be awkward. Then there's this.
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It missed out on cricket and the NFL, but Facebook's interest in sport is significant.
And they'll be here quicker than you think.
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On the 5 September 1977 NASA'sVoyager 1 spacecraft was launched into space. It was designed to to explore the major planets of our solar system in particular Jupiter and Saturn. Now some 40 years late...
67 percent of teens know how to hide what they do online from their parents.
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Facebook has a range of new tools to teach businesses about building an online presence.
The hackers responsible for scraping the personal information from some six million Instagram accounts have now reportedly put the information up for sale. A searchable database of the affected accoun...
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Commonly prescribed asthma drugs have been found to reduce a patient's risk of developing Parkinson's disease by as much as 50% in a decade-long study. Although the study, from the Department of Glob...
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 09: In this photo illustration, The Google logo is projected onto a man on August 09, 2017 in London, England. Founded in 1995 by Sergey Brin and Larry Page, Google now makes hundreds of products used by billions of people across the globe, from YouTube and Android to Smartbox and Google Search. (Photo by Leon Neal/Getty Images)
Sound Scouts is spotting hearing issues that are missed in early hearing checks.
Barry Lynn and his team of anti-monopoly researchers were fired by a think tank after criticising the search giant.
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Self-care may seem like the buzzword of the moment, but for those living with mental illness it can be a lifeline. For many even simple everyday things such as eating, drinking and taking a shower can...
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And when does 'sharenting' go too far?
Australia's largest telecoms operator has dropped a plan to raise as much as $5.5 billion through an income securitisation deal.
After 13 years in space, the spacecraft will be destroyed by the very planet it observed so closely.
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Here are all the details about South Australia's big plan.
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After two months without a CEO, Uber finally found someone to put in the driver's seat. That someone is Dara Khosrowshahi, currently CEO of the online travel company Expedia. Uber's board selected Kho...
But we're still divided when it comes to climate change, childhood vaccinations and genetic modification.
Teenage girl using her smart phone while on the train.
Considering all the time we spend on our phones these days, we don't always think about how that ubiquitous piece of technology is making us feel. And as it turns out, it's making us feel A LOT. Ti...
Technology is breeding a new type of sex offender and lowering the bar for men looking to commit crimes against women, leading experts in online harassment have warned. And despite claims that digital...
Mark Zuckerberg's social network removes in excess of one million accounts every single day, that breach the user agreement, but is still struggling to stem the tide presented by so-called "threat act...
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Police Chiefs have reminded drivers that the act of using your smartphone while driving will still carry the same penalty as if you were caught texting. What's important to note however is that while...
For those wondering if they've missed the money-making boat.
Qantas Airways is set to formally announce plans to offer 20-hour non-stop flights from Sydney to London by 2022.
Author Marc Prensky coined the phrase "digital native" as a descriptor of someone proverbially born with a smartphone in hand. The prevailing thinking has been that older people have to "adapt" to...
Ellen Pao, partner at Kapor Capital and former venture capitalist at Kleiner Perkins Caufield, speaks in San Francisco on April 20, 2017.
Although your immune system is meant to be defending your body from attack, it could actually be the root cause of some cervical, head and neck cancers that are caused by human papillomavirus (HPV). S...
A man is seen driving a scooter straight into a sinkhole that opened up in China
Sexism in the tech industry is real, pervasive and extremely damaging, as an excerpt from Ellen Pao's forthcoming book makes clear. Her story is a powerful rejoinder to people like recently fired Goog...
The man appeared to be distracted by a cell phone.