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Google's self-driving cars will need steering wheels, at least for now

Rules issued by the California DMV say the search giant's software-powered car prototypes still need physical controls during testing.

By 23 August 2014

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Apple brings manual camera controls to iOS 8

A deep dive into the iOS 8 camera API shows that manual exposure controls are finally available, with parameters like shutter speed, ISO and white balance open for developers.

By 20 June 2014

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GoPro's shares shoot up 32 percent in first day of trading

Going up against the camera world's heavyweights, the portable camera startup makes a smashing debut on the stock market.

By 27 June 2014

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GoPro prices shares at $24 ahead of Thursday's IPO

Maker of portable video cameras popular with thrill-seekers should be worth $3 billion after pricing its shares at the high end of its expected price range.

By 26 June 2014

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This chemical iris could revolutionize smartphone camera design

A new chemical iris design developed by researchers in Germany could mean that smaller camera modules for smartphones are on the way.

By 25 June 2014

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Apple focuses on opening up camera to developers

Opening up its iOS 8 camera API to developers means better camera apps -- and hopefully better photos -- for all iPhone and iPad photographers.

By 3 June 2014

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Why self-driving cars won't be a mass reality anytime soon

Commentary: As Google reveals its latest self-driving car, a bold future seems to have arrived. But we've been down this disappointing road before.

By 28 May 2014

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'Mind pilots' steer plane sim with thoughts alone

Seven test pilots demonstrate an X-Men-like ability to steer an airplane through a flight simulation with surprising accuracy.

By 28 May 2014

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GoPro rugged camera maker files for $100 million IPO

The portable videocamera company's filing shows it generated revenue of nearly $986 million in 2013.

By 20 May 2014

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Control camera playback using a TV remote

Want to kick back in style and review your favourite photos from your camera on the TV, without leaving the couch?

By 8 May 2014