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Hermes begins trial using self-driving robots in London

Image copyright SIMON BIRT Image caption Deliveries are carried in a compartment accessible via a code sent to the customer’s smartphone Courier company Hermes has announced a trial of self-driving robots in the London borough of


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The Good Fast, highly configurable and relatively easy to upgrade, the Origin PC Omni offers a 34-inch curved display for less than it would cost to buy a decent external model. The Bad Prone to overheating


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A cellular-enabled smartwatch for $192: ZTE Quartz.Sarah Tew/CNET There are more Android Wear watches than ever, and they’re becoming mobile phone-enabled. The ZTE Quartz is the least expensive option so far: at $192 (which roughly converts


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Yamaha Yamaha has announced four new receivers in its 2015 RX-V range, which now includes support for 4K video and streaming via Bluetooth and Spotify Connect. The receivers include the 7.2-channel RX-V779 ($849.95), RX-V679 ($649.95) and


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Looking to watch live TV without a cable bill? YouTube TV is now avail?able for $35 per month. Unlike the free YouTube you know so well, populated by cat videos, how-tos and myriad independent channels and


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Uber sued by car-share stab victim

Image copyright Getty Images A woman who was attacked with a knife in an Uber car is suing the ride-sharing company. Chicago resident Jennifer Camacho says another passenger slashed her face several times while using Uber


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WhatsApp privacy

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The home secretary said it was “absurd” that terrorists’ messages were inaccessible to investigators Chat apps that promise to prevent your messages being accessed by strangers are under scrutiny again following


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Winning a Bafta Games award ‘unexpected’

The Bafta Games Awards are, for many, the most prestigious gaming awards in the world. For 13 years the ceremony has recognised the best, most creative and loved titles out there. More than 50 games were


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YouTube channels need 10,000 views for adverts

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption YouTube has more than one billion users around the world. YouTube is changing the rules about when users can start earning money through carrying adverts on their video channels. New


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An Indian technologist creating factory jobs in America

Powered in part by tech tools, Suuchi Inc. runs as a one-stop shop out of North Bergen handling fabric sourcing, product design, manufacturing and sales. “We are a completely made-in-America operation and proud of it,” Ramesh,


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