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The $175m flop so bad it could end the 3D boom

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3D 'Yellow Submarine' sunk by spiralling costs

Fans of The Beatles are no longer packing their bags for a return journey beneath the waves to the land of submarines: Disney has announced that it intends to scrap an eagerly awaited 3D remake of the cult 1968 film Yellow Submarine.

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James Watt bust to appear in 3D

A sculpture of James Watt, one of the Industrial Revolution's greatest engineers, has been created using 3D technology.

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Toshiba believes it has a solution for television viewers who like 3D but hate the glasses.

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