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RED, the makers of super high quality cameras that probably cost more than your car, has been working on an equally ambitious phone with some of the most far out tech any company has ever tried to put on a handset. Yesterday CEO Jim Jannard took to the RED camera forums to give more details on the sci-fi sounding holographic display, and to announce a partnership with Leia Inc., "the leading provider of lightfield holographic display solutions for mobile."


Video: Most of us will never go to Yemen. But Nick Mulvey's new music video, "Meet Me There," will make you want to. Shot by James Morgan with Red's 6K Epic Dragon camera, these three-and-a-half-minutes of dark deserts, savannah sunsets, and sand mountains are just gorgeous. The song's not too bad, either!


Chris Martin and Bono played a duet on a $US1.6 million piano, Jenna and Barbara Bush worked the room, and a computer was sold for $US977,000. Although Vanity Fair contends that Jony Ive and Marc Newson's Sotheby's auction on Saturday was "unlike the typical Sotheby's auction", it still sounds like pretty typical rich people stuff to us.


If you're not familiar with RED cameras, you're missing out on a crazy world of high-end cinema tech. Chances are if you've ever watched The Hobbit, Prometheus or The Informant!, you've seen what a RED Camera can do. Today RED Cameras opened up a can of legal hurt on Sony, alleging via a lawsuit that the Japanese camera giant is infringing on its patents. RED doesn't just want damages, though: it wants to pulp Sony's pro-camera business.


Astronomers at the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) observatory have found something really strange for the very first time: a strange tridimensional spiral structure inside of a dying star, one that is just like our very own Sun. Is this the last thing that the human race will ever see?