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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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NHK smashes image barrier

Prototype system displays 16 times more details than any consumer panel.

By June 19, 2008

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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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R.I.P. HD DVD: Toshiba reportedly ends the war

Toshiba plans to withdraw from HD DVD production, according to a report on Japan's NHK. This follows announcements by Netflix, Best Buy, and Wal-Mart to favor Blu-ray Disc format.

By February 16, 2008

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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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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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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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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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Power line for Japan reactor could come Saturday

Bringing outside electrical power could be a major relief helping cool down dangerously overheated reactors. Also, Japanese authorities raise the severity rating of the nuclear crisis.

By March 17, 2011

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New power line could cool Japanese reactors

The power company running the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant hopes to connect a new power line to help restore crucial cooling systems.

By March 16, 2011