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Apple vs Samsung: and what you might’ve missed

    Smartphone and tablet giants, Samsung and Apple, have recently been involved in one of the largest lawsuits in electronic patent history. Apple has accused Samsung of infringing design patents for the iPhone, iPad, and its OS – patents regarding how the products look. It has also accused Samsung …

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Pirate Bay to go airborne

    By Brad de Klerk and Megan Ellis The Pirate Bay, the world’s largest torrent website, recently announced plans to launch ‘Low Orbit Server Stations’ in an attempt to avoid shutdown and censorship. After numerous takedown attempts by authorities, the site’s owners hope this will be the answer to …

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Apple introduces new iPad

By Xand Venturas Apple’s big event of March 7th (yesterday) came and went without really throwing up to many surprises. In fact, there weren’t any real surprises to speak of. That however, does not mean that what was announced wasn’t extraordinary. The main attraction, predictably, was the announcement of, The …

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Rhodes: a hub for cancer research

By Kyle O’Hagan Without a doubt, if you had to ask any student about what Rhodes is academically acclaimed for, you’ll get the responses: journalism and media studies, the dramatic arts or law. What many students don’t know is that nestled away in the Biological Sciences building is a hub …

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