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London WW2 bomb shelter reclaimed for underground farming (pictures)

In the vast bomb shelters below the streets of London, crops are being successfully grown, free from the pests found on the surface.

39 Images By 17 July 2014

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Semiconductor factory turned into high-tech indoor veggie farm

A defunct factory in Japan has a new life as an LED-powered indoor farm that turns out 10,000 heads of lettuce per day.

By 11 July 2014

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Click & Grow Smart Farm

This modular smart garden from Click & Grow promises to bring expandable vegetable gardening to any indoor environment.

By 9 October 2013

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Fruit flies fitted with tiny backpacks to save farms

The CSIRO is putting RFID sensors on Queensland fruit flies to study their behaviour in the hopes of saving Queensland's crops.

By 4 April 2014

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Tech Retrospect: Comcast bids for Time Warner and Flappy Bird buys the farm

Miss a few stories this week? We'll get you up to speed with this rundown of all the tech news.

By 15 February 2014

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Inside Fujitsu's cloud-powered farm of the future

Japanese farms are smaller and often less sophisticated than those elsewhere in the world. Can a suite of sensors, services, and -- yes -- cow pedometers from Fujitsu help them compete on a global scale?

By 16 October 2013

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A walk through Fujitsu's cloud-aware Japanese farm (pictures)

Japanese farms are smaller and often less sophisticated than those elsewhere in the world. Can a suite of sensors and services from Fujitsu help them compete on a global scale?

14 Images By 16 October 2013

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Click & Grow Smart Farm stakes its plot (pictures)

This modular indoor vegetable garden from Click & Grow could be an urban locavore's dream.

6 Images By 9 October 2013

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What's killing your battery? Android's top 10 performance-sapping apps

Is your phone or tablet battery constantly reduced to a sliver of red on the screen? New research has found the worst performance-draining apps on Android devices, and Facebook is the biggest culprit.

By 6 November 2014

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The inner workings of your refrigerator, revealed: Welcome to Appliance Science!

In our inaugural Appliance Science column, writer Richard Baguley and illustrator Colin West McDonald explore the inner workings of the largest appliance in your house.

By 5 November 2014