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    NASA Has Dropped the Most Dazzling Images of the Universe You've Ever Laid Eyes On

    Peer well beyond our pale blue dot thanks to these stunning pictures captured by the James Webb Space Telescope.

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    Far Out: NASA Has Just Unveiled the Deepest and Sharpest View of the Cosmos That's Ever Been Seen

    The spectacular infrared picture, taken with NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, shows a galaxy cluster as it appeared 4.6 billion years ago.

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    Apple's New Shareplay Feature Will Let You Stream Movies and Music with Your Mates Via Facetime

    The new feature will be part of Apple's iOS 15, which is expected to start rolling out to users this spring.

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    Google Maps Will Soon Be Able to Direct You Towards Environmentally Friendly Travel Routes

    Using traffic congestion and road incline data, it'll help you get around town in the most eco-friendly way.

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    You Can Now Search for Songs via Google Just By Humming, Whistling or Singing a Tune

    It solves a problem we've all experienced: getting a ditty stuck in your head, but having absolutely no idea what it is.

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    Six Ways You Can Bring Pop Art Into Your Home to Brighten Up Your Life

    Add a pop of colour with these pop art-themed homewares.

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    Critterpedia Is the New Animal-Identifying App That Works Like Shazam for Aussie Snakes and Spiders

    Once launched, it'll be able to classify native creepy crawlies with just a snap of your camera.

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    We're Giving Away a New Oppo A91 Smartphone

    It's an affordable and lightweight device packed with the latest tech.

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    This Free Mental Wellbeing App Has Been Designed to Help You Through the COVID-19 Pandemic

    Take control of mental health and wellbeing with some help from an All Blacks legend.

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    This Is What Australia's First Flying Taxis Could Look Like

    The helicopter-like vehicles are designed to fly driverless at speeds of up to 290 kilometres per hour — and trials are slated to start in Melbourne this year.

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    The Best Cafes for Working or Studying in Wellington

    Load up on caffeine, tap into the free wifi and work your magic in one of these laptop-friendly cafes.

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    You Can Play Two New 'Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego?' Games on Google Earth Right Now

    Everyone's favourite thief is back in two more nostalgic online games.

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    A New Tech, Music, Film and Design Festival Is Coming to Wellington

    Held across five days, it will bring together some of the world’s most exciting innovators — from tech geeks to film gurus, aspiring musicians and serial entrepreneurs.

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    You Can Play the New Pokémon Go-Style Harry Potter Game on Your Phone Right Now

    'Wizards Unite' will have you casting spells, making potions and engaging in multi-player wizarding challenges

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    Tesla Is Planning to Roll Out Its Own Ride-Sharing Service with Self-Driving Cars Next Year

    While it'll hit the US first, you could soon be hailing a car with no driver (and no awkward chit-chat).

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    You Can Play 'Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego?' on Google Earth Right Now

    Chase everyone's favourite thief across the globe — visiting landmarks, talking to locals and getting a hefty dose of nostalgia.

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    Lime's Dockless Electric Scooter Service Has Launched in Wellington

    You can now zip around the city on a motorised scooter for a couple of dollars.

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    Concrete Playground's 2018 Ethical Christmas Gift Guide

    Kickstart your holiday hunt and do your bit for Mother Nature with these Earth-friendly gifts.

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    Late Night with the Devil

    Thursday, April 11 - Wednesday, May 1, 2024

    Various cinemas in Wellington, Wellington

    Led by a hypnotic David Dastmalchian as a talk-show host, this found-footage standout set in the 70s is an Aussie horror delight.

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    Ahsin Ahsin: Turbo Croc 2.0

    Saturday, February 3 - Sunday, May 19, 2024

    City Gallery Wellington, Wellington

    Prepare to step into an alternative world at this mind-bending exhibition.

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    Monkey Man

    Thursday, April 4 - Wednesday, April 24, 2024

    Various cinemas in Wellington, Wellington

    Both in front of the camera and behind it, Dev Patel is a force to be reckoned with in his frenetic and thrilling feature filmmaking debut.

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    Civil War

    Thursday, April 11 - Wednesday, May 1, 2024

    Various cinemas in Wellington, Wellington

    Author-turned-filmmaker Alex Garland adds another unforgettable movie to his directorial resume, diving into a divided America with Kirsten Dunst playing a war photojournalist.

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    Flora and Fizz at QT Wellington

    Saturday, February 10 - Sunday, May 5, 2024

    QT Wellington, Wellington

    Indulge in Perrier-Jouët's best drops at QT Wellington's Gallery Lounge.

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    Love Lies Bleeding

    Thursday, April 4 - Wednesday, April 24, 2024

    Various cinemas in Wellington, Wellington

    Kristen Stewart plunges into a wild 80s-set tale of love, lust, blood and violence in the latest standout from 'Saint Maud' filmmaker Rose Glass.

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    The First Omen

    Thursday, April 4 - Wednesday, April 24, 2024

    Various cinemas in Wellington, Wellington

    The 70s-started horror franchise gets one of its best films yet in this prequel, which boasts a wealth of unnerving imagery and a committed lead performance.

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    A 'Pokémon Go'-Style 'Harry Potter' Game Is Coming to Your Phone in 2019

    'Wizard's Unite' will have you casting spells and trying to keep the wizarding world's secrets.

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    Samsung Has Unveiled a Foldable Smartphone That Opens Into a Tablet

    It'll feature a single screen that can fold in the middle — and will let you use up to three apps simultaneously.

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    Melbourne Could Be One of the First Three Cities to Test Uber's Flying Taxis in 2020

    With flights to Melbourne Airport expected to take only five minutes — and cost the price of an Uber X.

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    Indian Ride-Share Company Ola Has Launched in New Zealand

    Yep, another one — and it's offering 50 percent off rides for a limited time.

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    Air New Zealand Has Partnered with Zephyr Airworks to Bring Flying Taxis to New Zealand

    The world's first autonomous aircraft could be operating in six years.

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    Uber Has Unveiled a Heap of New Safety Functions to Help You Stay Safe During a Trip

    Including a 'panic button' that connects you directly to 111 and the ability to easily share your location with friends and fam.

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    Indian Ride-Share Company Ola Is Preparing to Launch in New Zealand

    The fast-growing company already hosts over a billion rides each year and it's got its sights set next on Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch.

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    What to Expect From the New Apple iPhone XS in Eight Water Cooler Bullet Points

    It has the biggest iPhone screen yet and a new feature to help up your selfie game.

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    Samsung Is Set to Launch a Foldable Smartphone

    It'll feature a single screen that can fold in the middle — and it's expected to launch this year.

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    Instant Phone Charging Might Soon Become a Reality

    It's all thanks to Australian research into quantum 'super' batteries — and the more that are used, the faster your phone would charge.

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    Short Courses in Wellington Where You Can Learn New Life Skills

    It's the perfect time to bury yourself in a new project or hunker down and learn a new skill.

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    The World's First Holographic Smartphone Has Arrived

    Apparently, looking into the screen of Red's Hydrogen One phone will be like watching 3D without 3D glasses.

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    Six Picks for LUX Light Festival 2018

    Wellington's brightest experience of the year returns for ten days this week.

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    Facebook Is Launching a New Dating Feature to Help You Forget About Cambridge Analytica

    The new feature, which begins testing this year, will allow you to create a dating profile and match you to meet potential lovers.

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    Someone in Japan Has Just Developed an IRL Optimus Prime-Style Transformer Car

    It can switch from driveable car to four-metre-tall humanoid robot in about a minute.

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    The World's First Luxury Space Hotel Is Set to Open in 2022

    It comes with an astronomical price, however — with a 12-day journey starting at a cool US$9.5 million per person.

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    You Can Play 'Where's Waldo?' on Google Maps Right Now

    Spot everyone's favourite red-and-white jumper fan in the Chilean snowfields, at the beach at Australia's own Surfers Paradise and more.

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    Google Co-Founder Larry Page Has Been Testing Flying Taxis in New Zealand

    With Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's tick of approval the autonomous aircraft could be operating in three years.

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    You Can Turn Google Maps Into Mario Kart Right Now

    Everyone's favourite cartoon plumber will help you get to your destination to celebrate MAR10 Day.

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    Flying Cars Are a Thing You Can Buy Now

    A Dutch company has made the world's first commercially available car-aircraft.

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    Amazon Is About to Open Its First Futuristic Checkout-Free Grocery Store

    The Seattle store has no queues, registers or checkouts — customers choose what they want and are charged accordingly.

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    This New Ember Smart Mug Keeps Your Coffee at the Perfect Temperature

    This mug won't let your coffee go cold — even if you forget about it for 45 minutes.

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