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Willow And Freemie Breast Pumps Offer Mums Freedom

Two firms have launched portable pumps to help breastfeeding mums collect their milk on the move.

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World's Largest Solar Thermal Plant To Be Built In South Australia

CANBERRA -- The world's largest solar-thermal power plant has been given development approval by the South Australian government, China's Xinhua news agency reported.

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Bitcoin Has Little Shot At Ever Being a Major Global Currency

With cryptocurrencies still in the news, tumbling 10 percent to 20 percent in recent days thanks in part to a change in calculating how the coins are valued, the debate rages on as to whether bitcoin, ethereum, ripple, bitcoin cash and litecoin are, in fact, money.

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Boeing Unveils New Unmanned Giant Cargo Drone

SAN FRANCISCO -- The world's largest aerospace manufacturer Boeing unveiled Wednesday a prototype of a new unmanned electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (eVTOL) cargo drone, China's Xinhua news agency reported.

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U.S. Senate To Discuss Bitcoin Risks With Top Markets Regulators - Source

Pic: ReutersWASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate will next month hold a hearing with the country’s top markets regulators to discuss the risks posed by cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, a person with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.

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Moscow Taxi Users Confusion Amid GPS Meddling Claims

Suspected meddling with satellite navigation systems in Moscow has caused confusion on the roads.

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Power Cut At Major Las Vegas Tech Show

Pic: Getty ImagesThe giant consumer electronics show CES has suffered a power cut, plunging part of the event into darkness.

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Senator Wants Apple To Answer Questions On Slowing iPhones

Pic: ReutersWASHINGTON: The chairman of a U.S. Senate committee overseeing business issues asked Apple Inc to answer questions about its disclosure that it slowed older iPhones with flagging batteries, according to a letter seen by Reuters on Wednesday.

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Huawei's US Smartphone Deal Collapses

Pic: theSunChinese telecommunications giant Huawei says it has not been able to strike a deal to sell its new smartphone via a US carrier.

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Zano The Zombie Drone Whirs Back To Life

Pic: Getty ImagesA group of developers are attempting to revive the Zano drone - one of Kickstarter's most notorious failures.

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