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Spain will have the world's longest life expectancy in the next 20 years - and the US will fall behind China in the rankings

Spain will have the world's longest life expectancy in the next 20 years - and the US will fall behind China in the rankings

35 minutes ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Japan has had the longest life expectancy in the world for years. But a study in the journal Lancet says Spain will earn the first-place post by 2040 with a life expectancy of...
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PAX AUS Indie Showcase 2018 TeleBlast

45 minutes ago   |   N4G

Player 2 chats with Tim Veletta about TeleBlast and its inclusion in the PAX Australia Indie Showcase.
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Understanding enzyme could help produce frost-resistant crops

5 hours ago   |   Phys.org

Researchers from The University of Western Australia have found that an enzyme in plants, ATP Synthase, plays a critical role in how plants respond to the cold.
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Climate change the likely killer of Australian marsupial lion

6 hours ago   |   Phys.org

Scientists believe Thylacoleo carnifex was probably a victim of the drying out of Australia, which began about 350,000 years ago, rather than from the impact of humans.
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The best iPhone 8 plans and prices in Australia compared

The best iPhone 8 plans and prices in Australia compared

13 hours ago   |   TechRadar   |   2 articles

Although the iPhone XS and iPhone XR have stolen the spotlight for now, those that don't necessarily have a desire for a huge screen, a notch, or a glaring void in their...
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The best iPhone 8 Plus plans and prices in Australia compared

The best iPhone 8 Plus plans and prices in Australia compared

13 hours ago   |   TechRadar   |   2 articles

A lot of the hype that normally comes with the Plus-sized releases has been stifled when it comes to the poor iPhone 8 Plus. Being announced in the shadow of the larger and...
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Huawei's 5G folding phone is official and is expected to land in 2019

Huawei's 5G folding phone is official and is expected to land in 2019

16 hours ago   |   TechRadar   |   4 articles

First rumored back in July , Huawei has taken its first public step towards its foldable phone future, with company CEO Richard Yu confirming development of a bendy handset at...
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Rockstar Sends Police to Search Homes of Alleged GTA 5 Cheaters

19 hours ago   |   IGN

Rockstar Games and its parent company Take-Two Interactive filed a court case that resulted in a police search of two Australian residences connected to individuals allegedly...
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True blue picks: A snapshot of Australia's favourite porn

1 day ago   |   Phys.org

(This article contains explicit terms which some readers and workplaces may find offensive.)
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Why a wetland might not be wet

1 day ago   |   Phys.org

Lake Eyre is one of Australia's most iconic wetlands, home to thousands of waterbirds that migrate from all over Australia and the world. But it is often dry for decades...
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Facebook hires former UK deputy prime minister Nick Clegg to run global affairs

Facebook hires former UK deputy prime minister Nick Clegg to run global affairs

As the threat of data privacy regulation looms across the world, Facebook has hired former UK deputy prime minister Nick Clegg as its global affairs and communications team... Read more ...

Some Pixel 3 users are reporting that photos are disappearing off their...

Some Pixel 3 users are reporting that photos are disappearing off their phones - and it may be an issue with other Pixel phones, too

Some Pixel 3 users are reporting that their phones aren't saving photos after taking them The issue has occurred on the original Pixel and Pixel 2 XL phones, too. There's no... Read more ...

Call Of Duty: Black Ops 4 Review - Blackout, Multiplayer, Zombies

Call Of Duty: Black Ops 4 Review - Blackout, Multiplayer, Zombies

As a continuation of the Black Ops subseries, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 both benefits from and is limited by its past. All three of its major modes-multiplayer, Zombies, and... Read more ...

EU watchdog waves through Microsoft's GitHub takeover

EU watchdog waves through Microsoft's GitHub takeover

EC says merged entity will 'continue to face significant competition' Read more ...

What to expect from Apple's October 30 event: New iPad Pro, Apple Pencil 2...

What to expect from Apple's October 30 event: New iPad Pro, Apple Pencil 2, new Macs

It's hard to remain unphased with Apple's traditinioally unpredictable event announcements.Merely a month or so after the big September event that gave us three new iPhones and... Read more ...

Fortnite Guide: Where To Dance On Clock Tower, Pink Tree, Porcelain Throne...

Fortnite Guide: Where To Dance On Clock Tower, Pink Tree, Porcelain Throne Location

One of Fortnite 's challenges for Season 6, Week 4 involves getting your dance on while being on top of a Clock Tower. By doing this you'll earn yourself some experience but... Read more ...

IPad Pro 2018: what to expect from the most disruptive iPad yet

IPad Pro 2018: what to expect from the most disruptive iPad yet

Apple has confirmed it. Well, not the new iPad Pros yet but an event that will be held on October 30. While the slogan is as open-ended as it can be, there will be groans and... Read more ...

New Khorne Champion on Dragon Available to Order from Forge World

New Khorne Champion on Dragon Available to Order from Forge World

*goes flipping through websites, looking for posts* *comes across the new Forge World pre-release* *blink* Umm... excuse me a minute. *gets up, walks out of the room, and... Read more ...

Google app fees for Europe could add $40 to each Android

Google app fees for Europe could add $40 to each Android

Google's shift to charging Android device-makers in Europe fees to include the Google Play store could add as much as $40 to the cost of each smartphone, leaked documents... Read more ...

Fallout 76 B.E.T.A now available to preload on Xbox One

Fallout 76 B.E.T.A now available to preload on Xbox One

It's time to break in the wasteland. As Fallout 76 prepares to kick off its first beta test session next week, those planning to participate on Xbox One can now get a jump on... Read more ...