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NHK zooms in on 8K 3D binoculars

The prototype, which is being showcased at the Ceatec technology fair, can zoom in to 4x and maintain full-HD resolution.

By October 4, 2012

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Studio Ghibli moving to TV with Ronia the Robber's Daughter

Studio Ghibli has announced its first ever TV series, based on a book by Pippi Longstocking author Astrid Lindgren.

By February 5, 2014

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First wind-current power system to be installed off Japan's coast

A Japanese company will soon test the first renewable energy source to harvest the power of the wind and ocean.

By May 14, 2013

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BBC screens Olympics in 8K clarity

Engadget manages to catch an 8K Olympics screening in London and comes away impressed with the sights and sounds.

By August 1, 2012

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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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ITU meets to begin work on 4K and 8K TV standards

While Australia's free-to-air networks insist on showing shows from the '60s, '70s and '80s on our high-definition channels, the International Communications Union (ITU) has met to begin nutting out the standards governing 4K and 8K broadcasts.

By May 24, 2012

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The Tao of loo: A toilet with its own Japanese garden

Billed as the largest public commode of its kind, this $123,000 pastoral potty with a view is for ladies only.

By April 14, 2012

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Pi Day 2012: Geeks' siren song sung in a round

Tomorrow is a day to celebrate everyone's favorite mathematical constant with gusto.

By March 13, 2012

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What is 4K UHD? Next-generation resolution explained

From the World Cup to Netflix, in 2014 you're going to start hearing a lot more about 4K resolution or 'Ultra HD.' But what is it? And more importantly, do you want it?

By January 23, 2012

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Xmas Eve brings two-for-one iPhone deal at Best Buy

It's the iPhone 4, and you've gotta sign up for two-year plans for both phones. But "buy one, get one free" usually manages to get the thrift-shopping juices flowing.

By December 24, 2011