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Boffins build sticky-limbed lizard-bots to tend spacecraft

Researchers with the European Space Agency (ESA) have developed a class of robots which could one day grace the outside of orbiting spacecraft.
Shaun Nichols, 04 Jan 2014

AT&T takes aim at T-Mobile with $450 cashback lure

US mobile phone users could have a very happy 2014 after AT&T effectively declared war on T-Mobile in an effort to stop the upstart carrier from winning over its customers.
Iain Thomson, 04 Jan 2014
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Snapchat vows to shut its hole in wake of 4.6 million user data breach

Mobile image-sharer Snapchat has promised an update to its service to seal off a security hole that allowed hackers to harvest the account details of some 4.6 million users.
Shaun Nichols, 04 Jan 2014