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Lytro lights up the camera market23/4/2014 12:56
The company's first pro light field camera and software platform offer new dimensions of creativity to professionals and photography enthusiasts alike.
Japan's digital eyes show your emotions for you22/4/2014 12:29
Can't be bothered to show anyone what you're thinking? Then a Japanese scientist has the answer - a pair of digital eyes that can express delight and anger, or even feign boredom.
China auto show opens amid environmental, growth concerns20/4/2014 8:45
Leading automakers gathered in Beijing Sunday for China's biggest car show, expressing confidence in the world's largest car market although lacklustre growth and environmental restrictions have thrown uncertainty into the mix.
Quest for extraterrestrial life not over: experts20/4/2014 8:28
The discovery of an Earth-sized planet in the "habitable" zone of a distant star, though exciting, is still a long way from pointing to the existence of extraterrestrial life, experts said Friday.
'Chief Yahoo' David Filo returns to board17/4/2014 8:30
Yahoo announced the nomination Wednesday of three new board members, including company co-founder David Filo, who earned the nickname and formal job title of "Chief Yahoo."
More dead pigs found in China river: report17/4/2014 8:23
At least 170 dead pigs have been found in a Chinese river, state media reported Thursday - the latest in a string of similar incidents that have raised fears over food safety.