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Penguin's life saved by a 3D-printed beak

An African penguin at Warsaw Zoo, Poland, who damaged his lower beak will be given a new, prosthetic beak thanks to 3D printing.

By March 23, 2014

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Antarctica penguin pics beamed by satellite

In honor of World Penguin Day, tech firm Cambridge Consultants announces a plan to use Raspberry-Pi-equipped cameras to help labs keep an eye on penguins in real time.

By April 25, 2014

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Bite this bizarre Batman tribute burger from McDonald's

McDonald's Hong Kong celebrates the Justice League with a Batman burger that looks more like something the Penguin would indulge in.

By September 29, 2014

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Bird steals camera, shoots aerial footage of penguin colony

A hungry bird, mistaking a camouflaged camera for a penguin egg, becomes an unwitting film-maker.

By January 19, 2014

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Penguin finally settles with EU over e-book pricing

The book publisher will terminate agency contracts and will no longer adopt "most favored nation" pricing clauses.

By July 25, 2013

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Penguin settles state e-book pricing suits for $75M

The pact also resolves class-action lawsuits filed by consumers who alleged Penguin caused them to overpay for e-books.

By May 22, 2013

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Penguin reaches pact with EU to end e-book price-fixing probe

The publisher has agreed to terminate its pricing deal with Apple and refrain from making "most favored nation" pricing pacts for five years.

By April 19, 2013

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'Cloud Atlas' author publishes short story using Twitter

Author David Mitchell has released a new short story called "The Right Sort" piecemeal, less than 140 characters at a time.

By July 20, 2014

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What are the limits of Kindle Unlimited?

Amazon's new e-book subscription service gives members unrestricted access to an extensive library for a monthly fee, but here are five things to consider before signing up.

By July 19, 2014

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Wallace's Wrong Trousers scientifically feasible

The gravity-defying Techno Trousers of "Wallace & Gromit: The Wrong Trousers" could actually work -- albeit for only a short period of time.

By July 17, 2014