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Phone shopping? Here's what you need to watch out for
OPINION: When buying a new gadget it's often tempting to get the high-end model even if you know you don't need it. 
© 2018 11:15am 

Lead detective told Weinstein witness to delete cell phone messages
The former lead detective handling the New York sex crimes investigation against Harvey Weinstein told an accuser to delete cell phone messages prior to turning her phones over to authorities, according to the Manhattan District Attorney's Office. 
© 2018 CNN 6:45am 

Harvey Weinstein accuser told to delete phone files
Prosecutors admit that one of the Hollywood producer's accusers was told to remove personal files. 
© 2018 BBCWorld Thu 11:25pm 

Child sex offender jailed for bestiality images on phone
A registered child sex offender is back behind bars after being found with lewd texts and images of bestiality on a phone. 
© 2018 Thu 5:45pm 

Would you splash out on a new phone to get VR on the go?
Superfast 5G mobile will require new handsets, but will the new services justify the extra expense? 
© 2018 BBCWorld Thu 12:15am 

Sky TV facing 'turbulent times', chairman says
Sky TV's declined merger with telco Vodafone has resulted in "turbulent times" for the broadcaster, shareholders have been told. 
© 2018 Thu 11:05am 

Bridges, Ross comments labelled 'ugly' and 'racist'
Aucklanders of Chinese and Indian descent weighed in on comments made by the National leader and former MP in a phone conversation released yesterday. 
© 2018 RadioNZ Thu 9:05am 

Google unshackles Android-device-makers
Phone and tablet companies will be able to experiment with alternative versions of Android. 
© 2018 BBCWorld Thu 1:35am 

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Simon Bridges says phone call recorded by Jami-Lee Ross doesn't stack up
Rogue MP Jami-Lee Ross has released the tape of him and National leader Simon Bridges discussing a $100,000 donation, in which Bridges describes one of his MPs as " useless". 
© 2018 Wed 7:15pm 

Jami-Lee Ross and Simon Bridges' phone call transcript
Rogue MP Jami-Lee Ross has released the taped phone conversation with National leader Simon Bridges which he alleges proves Bridges committed electoral fraud. 
© 2018 Wed 6:25pm 

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Bridges-Ross call shows National has 'cash for candidates policy', Winston Peters says
A phone call between National leader Simon Bridges and rogue MP Jami-Lee Ross shows National has "a cash for candidates policy", Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters says. 
© 2018 10:25am 

Tiny companion phone released in Japan
The mobile is designed as a companion device for those who already own bigger smartphones. 
© 2018 BBCWorld Fri 0:25am 

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Most people can't get through a meal without checking their phone, survey finds
Most people can't make it through a meal without checking their mobile phones, new research from YouGov in the UK has found.According to a survey of more than 2,000 people 55 percent said they checked their phone during dinner,... 
© 2018 NZ Herald Thu 7:25pm 

Your smartwatch can pose a security risk at work
BlackBerry isn't really a mobile phone company anymore - it's making most of its cash from software and protecting businesses from cyber attack. 
© 2018 Thu 11:05am 

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Chinese phone, electronic giant opening first dedicated New Zealand store
Giant Chinese-headquartered phone and consumer electronics business Mi is opening its first dedicated New Zealand store, picking Sylvia Park at Mt Wellington as its flagship operation.Xiaomi or Mi is said to be the fourth largest... 
© 2018 NZ Herald Thu 5:05am 

Tiny Palm smartphone baffles gadget fans
A tiny Android smartphone designed to be a "companion phone" to a full-sized device has been launched in the United States - using the brand name Palm. 
© 2018 RadioNZ Wed 9:05pm 

'He has defamed me and he is a liar' - Simon Bridges
Simon Bridges has spoken to media after Jami-Lee Ross released a recording of a phone call between them - in which Mr Bridges called MP Maureen Pugh 'f***ing useless'. 
© 2018 RadioNZ Wed 6:26pm 

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