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VIDEO: E3: Click highlights from the show floor

VIDEO: E3: Click highlights from the show floor

| June 11, 2012

Dan Simmons, Richard Taylor and Spencer Kelly pick out some highlights from E3 including the Japanese social network that is bursting out into the wider world.

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AUDIO: Facebook bullies ‘torture people’

AUDIO: Facebook bullies ‘torture people’

| June 11, 2012

Nicola Brookes, who was a victim of online death threats and other online abuse, gives the account of her battle to bring the internet “trolls” who have been targeting her to justice.

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VIDEO: India’s boom in green technology business

VIDEO: India’s boom in green technology business

| June 11, 2012

India has risen to the challenge of feeding its need for energy by investing in clean technology, after dedicating over $10 billion to green energy.

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Silicon Valley Bank opens in UK

Silicon Valley Bank opens in UK

| June 10, 2012

Silicon Valley Bank, the US hi-tech bank with $20bn in assets, opens its first UK branch offering banking and loan services to the UK tech industry.

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Laser shines more light on stars

Laser shines more light on stars

| June 10, 2012

Laser helps astronomers get a clearer picture of the Universe

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Mission begins to view ants in 3D

Mission begins to view ants in 3D

| June 10, 2012

Scientists begin a world museum tour on a mission to capture a 3D image of every ant species known to science.

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Anonymous stages India protest

Anonymous stages India protest

| June 9, 2012

The BBC’s Rajini Vaidyanathan reports on protests by the “hacktivists” of Anonymous against what they say is censorship of the internet in India.

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Sensor finds lost keys and wallet

Sensor finds lost keys and wallet

| June 8, 2012

Computer scientists have devised a system using Kinect sensors to create a system that keeps track of where you put your things.

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Gesture, voice to come to laptops

Gesture, voice to come to laptops

| June 8, 2012

Upcoming computers will understand voice and gesture controls and offer multiple screens

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Flame makers send ‘suicide’ code

Flame makers send ‘suicide’ code

| June 8, 2012

The creators of the Flame virus have sent commands to wipe it off many of the computers it managed to infect.

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