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  • Apple is officially in the News business, coming to Australia

    Apple have just announced a new pre-installed app for iOS, News. Despite many apps already in the space (and an entire App Store category) like Flipboard which a lot of commentators are now predicting the death of. The pitch is that Apple News keeps all your favourite publishers, topics,...
  • Goodbye Google Reader, hello Digg Reader

    In 2 days, Google Reader will be turned off forever. Apparently those servers are really expensive and Google is poor, so it must go. Since the announcement, users have been searching for alternatives and I’ve tried them all. My favourite Google Reader replacement has to be Digg Reader. It...
  • Teenager gets 30 months in prison for shooting a laser at a plane

    A 19 year old from the USA, Adam Gardenhire has been jailed for 30 months for shooting a laser at an airplane. The boy first shot it at a plane landing at an airport and then a police helicopter that came to investigate soon after. According to the police report, the...