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Uncharted 4: A Thief's End

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Uncharted 4

All good things must come to an end, but the final chapter of the Nathan Drake saga saves the best for last.

Game unlocks dementia secrets

What if some of the billions of hours people spend gaming each week was devoted to scientific research?

What if some of the hours people spend gaming was devoted to research?

Are phones doomed like PCs?

Apple recently reported its first quarterly sales decline in 13 years.

The industry has yet to identify and market the next big idea to take the place of smartphones.

Tech to beat the burglars

The SwannOne video monitoring kit costs $799.

Are smarthome alarm systems better than the old-school variety?

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Mobiles not causing brain cancer

Scientists in Australia have found no correlations between mobile phone use and brain cancer.

Don't worry, your cellphone won't give you brain brain cancer, says new Australian study.

A week without ... Social media video

Stuff reporter Glenn McConnell buried all his social media apps for a week.

Stuff's youngest reporter goes off the social media grid for seven days and survives the withdrawal symptoms.

Chatbots your newest co-workers

Chatbots are designed to simulate human conversation.

Chatbots could spell the end of talk to human co-workers.

'We had to top the cops'

Ryan Geen was the star of the NZ Fire Service's 'running man' challenge video.

Why did the fire service do the 'Running Man'? Well, they needed to get one over on the police.

This is the new most liked Instagram pic

Kendall Jenner in the most-liked Instagram photo of 2015.

The most-liked image on the photo-sharing app now belongs to a certain Mr Bieber and his ex-girlfriend.

Kiwi cleaning up the two-stroke

Kiwi engineer Denver Lawson explains how his cleaner two-stroke engine would work.

Auckland engineer convinced he can turn around the "stinkwheels" stigma attached to two-stroke engines.

Recap: Porirua, Palmerston North flooding video

Cars battle flooded roads on Tremaine Avenue Palmerston North.

Man trapped in Palmerston North home by flooding now able to paddle out.

Raise your glass to #SauvBlanc

Allan Scott Family Estate social media manager Kylie Cornelius with the two most important International Sauvignon Blanc ...

Friday is International Sauvignon Blanc Day and social media streams will be flowing with wine.

Gamers target Bible video

Game recasts the Bible in a steam punk world.

Computer game based on the Bible released by an Auckland studio isn't just aimed at the converted.

'Hobby' attracts Star Wars artists

Weta Workshop senior designer Paul Tobin and his business partner Kate Jorgenson have turned their hobby business and ...

Weta designer's book business has led to the country's first science fiction event specifically for artists.

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A week without ... Social media video

Stuff reporter Glenn McConnell buried all his social media apps for a week.

Stuff's youngest reporter goes off the social media grid for seven days and survives the withdrawal symptoms.

Raise your glass to #SauvBlanc

Friday is International Sauvignon Blanc Day and social media streams will be flowing with wine.

Scientists make world's tiniest engine

How to choose a strong password

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Samsung's hybrid makes impressive debut

The Galaxy TabPro S costs about $1800.

 

Kindle Oasis aimed at avid readers

The Oasis features two batteries - one in the e-reader and another in its cover.

The Kindle Oasis is Amazon's sleekest yet - and at $599, unnecessary unless you're a die-hard reader.

Contact lens will record your life

A scene from the Black Mirror episode 'The Entire History of You'.

Sony is the latest company to put forward a plan for futuristic optical devices.

'It's better than Game of Thrones'

After a bizarre adventure, Shelby Bonnie was finally reunited with his iPad.

An iPad misplaced at the airport went on its own vacation, as the internet sat back and watched.

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'Hobby' attracts Star Wars artists

Weta Workshop senior designer Paul Tobin and his business partner Kate Jorgenson have turned their hobby business and ...

Weta designer's book business has led to the country's first science fiction event specifically for artists.

Review: Alienation

Alienation joins a long line of games who attest that competency does not have to follow originality.

Alienation joins a long line of games who attest that competency does not have to follow originality.

Life as a paid gamer

E-sport competitor Mitchell Mader, aka, MindFreak.

For Mitchell Mader, playing video games is more than just a fun pastime - it's a job.

'Swatting' prank faces ban

It's considered a joke to some in the gaming community but police aren't laughing.

It's a potentially lethal prank popular with gamers. And it could soon net perpetrators 20 years' jail.

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'There was blood everywhere'

A police cordon at the corner of Princes St and Moray Pl, Dunedin on Sunday morning after a man was stabbed.

Man who held a stabbed man's neck to stem the flow of blood says he simply did "what I thought I should".

What social media does to your brain

Are we spending too much time focusing on 'likes' rather than actual relationships?

When "likes" give us more of a dopamine kick than sex, chocolate or success, something needs to change.

End of Twitter's best parody account

Jeff Jarvis, a pundit and journalism professor at the City University of New York, has long argued that Rurik Bradbury's ...

For more than four years @ProfJeffJarvis has skewered and satirised the "thinkfluencers" of the web.

Twitter destined to be small

Twitter is less than one-fifth of Facebook's size.

Maybe Twitter just isn't meant to be an all-encompassing social utility.

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Patients increasingly rely on apps

There are more than 165,000 smartphone apps involving health and wellness currently available for download.

Health apps are in high demand, but not all are reliable.

Snapchat sued over 172kmh crash

A picture from Twitter of Christal McGee's Snapchat after crashing at over 170kmh while using the app's filter which ...

Driver wanted to record how fast she could go on a Snapchat filter.

App is like texting in public

Talkshow lets you follow a topic and watch as people text each other about it - sort of like live video for texting.

Talkshow lets you follow a topic and watch as people text each other about it - sort of like live video for texting.

Fitness app uproar over doping

A cyclist who holds hundreds of titles on a Strava's leaderboard has been linked to doping.

A cyclist who holds hundreds of titles on a Strava's leaderboard has been linked to doping.

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