European solar worth $10 billion to Chinese


China, China, China - yup, we know, we write a lot about that country's green technology advances. 

It isn't a perfect world over there, with trade issues around wind power and all being just one hiccup of many.

Vintage 1930s Nazi films uncovered, shot in 3D

James Cameron may have made 3D more profitable than ever before, but he was hardly the first one to use the advanced filming technology. In fact, thanks to some newly uncovered Nazi footage, it looks like 3D filming may have begun even earlier than originally believed.

Germans chuck eggs at Street View opt-outs

German media are reporting that households which have opted to have their homes blurred on Street View have been pelted with eggs.

Three percent of Germans opt out of Street View

Google's admitted that nearly three percent of German households have opted to have their houses blurred on Street View in the run-up to the German launch.

Paving slabs clean the air

A German city is installing paving slabs that scrub the air clean of pollutants.

Oregon issues restraining order against Google

An Oregon judge has ordered Google to preserve WiFi data that was accidentally collected by the company’s Street View cars.

German official doubts Google's story on illegal data gathering

Google has come under fire from the German government after admitting it has been collecting Wifi data as part of its Street View program for four years.

Germans face fines for leaving Wifi unsecured

German internet users face a 100-euro fine if they leave their wireless connection unsecured, following a ruling from the country's top criminal court.