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Google shelves 3D interwebs plug-in for Mozilla play

Google has shelved its 3D graphics browser plug-in - the open source API known as O3D - opting instead for the WebGL standard originally developed by Mozilla.
Cade Metz, 08 May 2010
Sharp Aquos Quattron

Sharp Aquos LC-46LE821E 46in quad-pixel TV

Review While the rest of the TV industry goes romping off into the third dimension, Sharp has decided to do its own thing by focusing instead on the "fourth pixel". The "Quattron" technology in its new range of Aquos-brand LCD sets gives them yellow pixels in addition to the standard red, green and blue primary colours.
Cliff Joseph, 08 May 2010
The Register breaking news

Apple building its own Flash, says rogue Tweeter

As Steve Jobs goes out of his way to badmouth Adobe Flash and keep it off both the iPhone and the iPad, Apple is developing its own Flash alternative.
Cade Metz, 08 May 2010