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Photokina 2014

The bi-annual camera conference arrives in Cologne, Germany. CNET brings you all the latest news.

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Billion-pixel Gaia camera to map galaxy in 3D

The European Space Agency successfully put its Gaia satellite into orbit, with the hopes of unrolling a stunning map of the Milky Way in 3D.

By December 19, 2013

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Tour the Milky Way in 20 billion pixels

NASA has launched an interactive map of the Milky Way galaxy, constructed over the course of 10 years from more than 2 million infrared images from the Spitzer Space Telescope.

By March 21, 2014

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Super Hi-Vision camera shoots 4 billion pixels every second

This broadcasting behemoth is a Super Hi-Vision camera recording a stunning 33 megapixels at 120 frames per second.

By May 28, 2012

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ESA's Gaia camera packs one billion pixels, maps entire Milky Way in 3D

The European Space Agency has just flopped out a 1 billion pixel (that's, one thousand megapixels) imaging device known as GAIA, which will map our galaxy in 3D.

By July 11, 2011

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ESA's Gaia camera packs 1 billion pixels

European Space Agency's imaging device is embarking on an ambitious mission to chart the largest and most precise 3D map of the Milky Way.

By July 11, 2011

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Turning a regular microscope into billion-pixel imaging system

Engineers at Caltech say that their approach -- computing their way past optical limitations -- could bring high-performance microscopes to medical clinics in developing countries.

By July 30, 2013

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Enjoy all 1.3 billion pixels of this impressive Mars panorama

NASA releases an official gigapixel interactive panorama of the surface of Mars. It's the next best thing to being there.

By June 19, 2013

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Cops aren't the only ones embracing body cameras

Police departments around the country have started using body cameras in the wake of confrontations in Ferguson, Mo., and New York. In the near future, cops likely won't be the only ones using them on the job. CNET.com's Kara Tsuboi explains who else may be wearing them and what it means for your privacy and protection.

By December 11, 2014

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Digital driver's licenses come with one small (big) problem

Iowa announces it is testing driver's licenses on phones. But what if a police officer asks to take your phone, so that he can check your license in his own vehicle?

By December 11, 2014

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Oodles of audio and music holiday gift ideas

The Audiophiliac's picks range from $5 to $150, most are well under $100.

By December 13, 2014