VIRTUAL VICTIM: The computer-generated avatar Sweetie is seen at left on a screen in the control room of Terre des Hommes, in Amsterdam.

Online activists battle paedophiles

As the internet makes it easier to exchange child porn, groups are creating tools to fight it.

Playstation 4 sales top 7 million

POPULAR: More than 7 million Playstation 4 units have been sold, Sony says. Sony says the sales are double the number the Playstation 3 sold after its launch.

Mt. Gox to be liquidated

A court in Tokyo has rejected bankruptcy proceedings for the bitcoin exchange.

Vein scanning the next big thing?

Scanning veins in the hand could become the biometric measure of choice.

Something smells off

Dead Nation returns with flashy explosions and some nifty features, but it's not going to be for everyone.

Time to stop hating Glass

Public reaction has gone from "that's amazing" to "if you wear them, you deserve to be assaulted".

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Emmy nominee weighs app-ropriate attire

Former Invercargill man Nathan Martin will be heading to New York next month after the America's Cup app he helped build was nominated for an Emmy

Nathan Martin has a big decision to make.

Vein scanning the next big thing?

Scanning veins in the hand could become the biometric measure of choice.

Windows advances with 8.1

Mt Gox founder won't appear

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Time to stop hating Glass

Google Glass

Public reaction has gone from "that's amazing" to "if you wear them, you deserve to be assaulted".

S5 durable, but 5s has edge gallery

Study shows Samsung's new Galaxy is more durable than last year's, but the iPhone 5s still outperforms others.

Google buys drone maker

Vaio battery warning

Google patent for contact camera

Patent outlines way Google could fit a camera into a contact lens without drastically increasing its thickness.

games

Playstation 4 sales top 7 million

POPULAR: More than 7 million Playstation 4 units have been sold, Sony says.

Sony says the sales are double the number the Playstation 3 sold after its launch.

Doing the dirty Simpsons

All the horrible things that makes Family Guy what it is are present in The Quest for Stuff.

Game brings 80s action to life

Bold new course for Civilization

Something smells off

Dead Nation returns with flashy explosions and some nifty features, but it's not going to be for everyone.