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Itseez3D app turns iPad into ultra-realistic ‘game changing’ 3D scanner

The Itseez3D app for iPad uses the new Occipital Structure Sensor to create realistic 3D scans on a mobile device. This "game changing" application brings 3D scanning and printing even closer to consumers.

How to stream Google I/O this week, and our favorite sessions so far

Google's annual developer conference, Google I/O, begins on June 25. We've put together a quick and easy schedule, with links to the live streaming video, to make sure you don't miss the best events.

Dead Island 2 goes bigger: More co-op, more weapons, more open world, and a mo-cap cat

Yager's first crack at the Dead Island franchise seems to be building on Techland's foundation with an expansion of the play that drove the series' first two games.
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U.S. Supreme Court rules against Aereo, calls service ‘illegal’ [Update: Aereo responds]

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled against Aereo in a 6-3 decision. The service, which streams local TV stations to mobile devices over antennas, was declared illegal.

Free Verizon data service getting cut off from LTE Chromebook Pixel owners (Updated)

After some Chromebook Pixel owners reported that their free Verizon LTE data plans were being cut off, Verizon is reportedly reconnecting those people.
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Android TV set-top box with gaming focus due to launch at Google I/O

Google is set to unveil tons of new software at Google I/O 2014, but it may also reveal an Android TV set-top box. The new TV box will reportedly focus on games and streaming content from Android devices.

Apple iOS 8 adds manual camera controls to iPhone via third-party apps

Apple is allowing third-party developers to add manual camera adjustments, such as ISO, shutter speed, and exposure compensation, in their iOS 8 apps, but Apple's native Camera App will include only exposure compensation.
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Sharp does 4K for real with new UD27 Ultra HD TV series, shows hi-res wireless A/V device

Sharp brings two new full scale UHD TVs to the table for CE Week in New York, as well as an update to its HD lineup, and a wireless hi-res audio player.
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Wi-Fi cows to help revelers get online at UK’s most famous music festival

A herd of brightly painted, life-size, fiber-glass cows are on their way to the UK's most famous music festival this week. No, they're not there to enjoy the music, rather, they'll be helping to get festival goers online.
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3D-printed robot called Jimmy on its way from Intel, can tweet and pour beers

If you're the type who likes to fiddle about with tech, how about building your own robot? Intel is gearing up to launch Jimmy, a $1,500 android that you can put together yourself using a special kit and 3D-printed parts.