Runaway pets would be reunited with their owners through an electronic alert and speed signs could communicate with motorists under high-tech solutions to everyday problems being considered by the NSW government.
Nicky Phillips Most people don't realise the brilliant physicist has children, says his daughter Lucy.
Leigh Tonkin What do you do if you've been sharing inboxes with a stranger who doesn’t even know it?
Kelsey Munro It's axiomatic in the digital world that if an app or service is free, you're the product. More accurately, your data is. So what to make of consumers who are willing to pay handsomely to be spied upon?
Ben Grubb Australians who use geo-blocking circumvention services to sneak into the US-only HBO Now video streaming service, to watch popular TV shows like Game of Thrones, are being told they will soon be cut off.
Nicky Phillips Males donate more money to charity if they see other males have donated large amounts. And they'll also be more generous if the person asking for money is an attractive woman. (Surprise, surprise).
Jorge Branco One week every year researchers chase the stuff of science fiction dreams.
Kate Aubusson Sydney taxi drivers may be cheering tonight after an outage of on Uber's system put their major competitor out of commission on one of the busiest evenings of the week.
Tim Biggs An email published by WikiLeaks shows Sony executive Keith Le Goy complained people sneaking into the United States Netflix service is "another form of piracy".
Ben Grubb Car owners with keyless entry systems are vulnerable to having their vehicles broken into using devices that Australian state policing agencies say are being used by criminals here.