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railways

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Sony QX100 captures interactive panoramas from a model railway

The curious mobile hybrid camera from Sony has been used to capture stills and video from the world's largest model railroad in the US.

By February 16, 2014

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Watch 1,200 engineers switch an above-ground track to a subway in three hours

Earlier in March this year, Tokyu Railways spent one night lowering a train track at Shibuya Station to connect it to a subway station.

By November 19, 2014

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Apple slapped with Russian Railways trademark suit

The Russian company alleges trademark infringement in Apple's online store.

By January 15, 2013

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Notch doesn't make Minecraft anymore

Commentary: You need to understand a child's innocent passion for Minecraft to know why today's news had such a deep impact across the globe.

By September 15, 2014

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Apple agrees to licence Swiss railway clock in iOS 6

Apple has agreed to pay a Swiss company for the right to use its clock design in iOS 6.

By October 13, 2012

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Apple to meet Swiss railway over clock-design flap -- report

An Agence France-Presse wire report notes that the Swiss railway SBB, which has accused Apple of ripping off a decades-old clock design used in its stations, doesn't intend to 'upset' Apple by asking for money.

By September 24, 2012

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​The tyranny of distance: Building better broadband for the Australian outback

Australia is embarking on a massive project to roll out a National Broadband Network that provides high-speed internet for the whole country. But as cities get more access to new technology, the country's remote indigenous communities risk becoming the "forgotten part of Australia".

By June 24, 2014

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Engineers blamed as France orders 1,860 trains the wrong size

French Minister of Transport calls it "comic drama" now that platforms are being re-engineered to make them wide enough.

By May 21, 2014

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SkyCycle puts London bike paths in the clouds

A revolutionary proposal to transform London's cycling infrastructure would place wide bike paths above the city's rail network.

By January 3, 2014

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DHS disputes memo on purported railway computer breach

Officials with the Department of Homeland Security and railroad industry say there was no targeted attack on a railway company.

By January 25, 2012