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Strong, driven and female: Ladies are doing it for themselves in tech-related fields

From handling successful YouTube channels to developing mobile apps and videogames, women are making their presence felt in the so-called “male-dominated” industries.


So it turns out drunken shopping is a thing in the US

Drunken shopping is a multibillion-dollar industry in the US. Here are some weird things Americans bought while inebriated.


Google Doodle celebrates Earth Day

Google celebrates this year's Earth Day with a Doodle featuring six remarkable plants and animals.


'I spy with my little eye': CIA launches Instagram account

The US Central Intelligence Agency opened its own account on Instagram with a picture of a desk of mysteries teased by the children's game prompt 'I spy with my little eye'.


War on the phone front: combat game all the rage in Libya

In Libya, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) is all the rage, especially on the front line in the suburbs of Tripoli.


Apple CEO Tim Cook pays surprise visit to Orlando teen computer whiz

Liam Rosenfeld could tell something was up.


Nintendo Labo explains VR appeal as Oculus launches Quest

The Oculus Quest, a wireless, hands-free, all-in-one VR headset, launches May 21, prompting Nintendo to go to bat for its own self-assembly VR Kit for the Nintendo Switch.


Information triggers the pleasure centres in your brain

Looking for information on the Internet kicks off the same reward process in the brain as when we’re eating a hamburger or winning a large sum of money, according to UC Berkeley neuroscientists.


Hacker used US$35 computer to steal restricted Nasa data

A hacker used a tiny Raspberry Pi computer to infiltrate Nasa Jet Propulsion Laboratory network, stealing sensitive data and forcing the temporary disconnection of space-flight systems.


Justice Department ratchets up antitrust scrutiny of Big Tech

The United States Department of justice opened a sweeping antitrust investigation of major technology companies and whether their online platforms have hurt competition, suppressed innovation or otherwise harmed consumers.