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  • Twitter CEO Dick Costolo steps down

    Embattled Twitter CEO Dick Costolo will be leaving the social networking company on July 1, according to an SEC filing the company made public Thursday.

  • Twitter CEO, Dick Costolo, steps down

    Embattled Twitter CEO, Dick Costolo, will be leaving the social networking company on July 1, according to an SEC filing the company made public on Thursday.

  • Shape-shifting robot reveals secrets of Fukushima reactor

    Two robots that can change their shape on command have provided the most detailed look yet inside the heart of reactor number 1 at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station in Japan.

  • Australia must change culture to embrace digital: Cisco

    Australia is outperforming other countries in several ICT areas, including networking technology skills and mobile broadband, according to Robert Pepper, Cisco vice president of global technology policy.

  • Watch drones deliver textbooks in video demo by Zookal

    Receiving textbooks by drone delivery is moving closer to reality as testing of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) continues at Zookal.

  • Westminster School finds collaboration value in touchscreen laptops

    The rollout of 545 touchscreen laptops at South Australia-based Westminster School has made submitting homework easier for students while teachers can use the devices to check students' work.

  • Weakening exports to China could slow Australian tech spending: Forrester

    The Australian tech market is expected to grow at a slower pace than the global tech market for the next two years, according to Forrester.

  • Wireless charging -- McDonald's is lovin' it

    McDonald's is installing 600 wireless charging stations for enabled mobile devices in 50 restaurants in the U.K.

  • Aussie university teams take to the ocean for robot challenge

    Teams from Flinders University, Queensland University of Technology and the University of Newcastle are battling it out in a maritime robot challenge in Singapore this week.

  • Nobel Prize in Physics a Blue LED Special

    Three university researchers, two in Japan and one in the United States, have been awarded the 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics for their invention in the early 1990s of the blue light-emitting diode (LED), an energy efficient breakthrough in producing longer-lasting white light.

  • In pictures: National Instruments Autonomous Robotics winners

    University of NSW team Lab 202 was awarded first place in the fourth annual National Instruments Autonomous Robotics Competition (NI ARC) final in Sydney. During the grand finale, team robots had to wirelessly communicate within their environment, collect seeds, navigate to a farming area littered with obstacles, deposit the seeds in planting areas and move back to the home zone.

  • A wireless router may someday charge your mobile devices

    For all intents and purposes, the new Apple Watch is not a mobile device that uses wireless charging. While its charging cable uses magnetic inductive coupling, the wire must still physically attach to the watch in order to work.

  • IT vendor partnership helps drive Aussie solar car team

    When you’re racing a solar powered experiment on wheels across the Australian outback, the last thing you need is IT equipment failure.

  • Freescale introduces multi-standard, programmable wireless charging chips

    Freescale Semiconductor today introduced a range of fully programmable wireless charging chip and reference designs for consumer and automotive applications.

  • Australian universities take on New Zealand in robotics competition

    The Bledisloe Cup of robotics competitions will take place in Sydney during September with four New Zealand universities taking on 14 Australian universities in the National Instruments Autonomous Robotics Competition (NI ARC) final.

  • Seafaring robot shrugs off monster Typhoon Rammasun

    It was a storm that would terrify the bravest of mariners, but a California robot swam through it without blinking.

  • UNSW gets robots ready for Robo soccer World Cup

    The University of New South Wales (UNSW) is hoping to do better than the Socceroos at their version of the FIFA World Cup, the RoboCup Championships.

  • Wanted: Trailblazers putting 'disruptive technologies to work'

    New Zealand companies invited to enter SuperNova awards by Silicon Valley's Constellation Research

  • Honey bees with sensors swarm over Hobart

    CSIRO researchers are sticking RFID sensors to honey bees in an effort to improve bee pollination and productivity on farms.

  • Cisco, EFF call on Congress to target patent-troll demand letters

    The U.S. Congress should take action to slow a skyrocketing number of "deceptive" patent infringement demand letters sent from patent licensing firms to small businesses, witnesses told a Senate committee.