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multidimensional

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Lego jumps from physical to virtual world, and back again

With Lego Fusion, the toy giant for the first time is mixing its plastic bricks with the virtual world. Think of it as multidimensional SimCity, for kids.

By June 19, 2014

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3D-milled ice cubes get brief, beautiful life

A Japanese creative agency applies "cutting-edge" technology to chunks of ice to create multidimensional mini sculptures best enjoyed over -- or in -- a cocktail.

By April 16, 2014

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Microsoft sued over Kinect for patent infringement

An Ohio company accuses the software giant and several game makers of violating its patents related to tracking and assessing movement in multidimensional space.

By July 22, 2011

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Apple wins boatload of patents

Newly awarded patents include one related to Apple TV, one for 3D apps on the iPhone, and another for videoconferencing, says Patently Apple.

By October 23, 2012

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The mania behind Toy Story Mania!

Pixar fans rejoice: Southern California's Disneyland has opened the doors to its new Toy Story-themed ride. CNET News.com's Kara Tsuboi travels to the "happiest place on earth" for a look at the technology behind the multidimensional experience and why diehard fans are willing to spend the better part of a day waiting in line to ride it.

By June 18, 2008

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Neil Gaiman: Sandman before Photoshop

Back in the days before Photoshop, comic artist Dave McKean got very hands-on to create the covers for Neil Gaiman's Sandman.

By December 9, 2012

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Physicists rejoice! Will Smith is one of you

In a peculiar interview, Will Smith and his son Jaden discuss pattern theory, mathematics, and man's lack of sophistication in the latter to promote their new movie "After Earth."

By May 30, 2013

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Paralysed woman controls robot arm using tiny brain implant

A paralysed woman has used a mind-controlled robot arm to take her first independent sip of coffee in 15 years.

By May 18, 2012

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Memorial service honors Swartz as activist, individual

At a memorial gathering for Aaron Swartz in New York City, the tech activist's death prompts tender recollections and fierce resolve.

By January 19, 2013

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3D TV? No thanks. More resolution? Yes, please!

You don't need funny glasses to make TV look like real life. You just need gazillions of pixels. Too bad the sets that deliver them aren't ready for prime time yet.

By October 12, 2011