Months before the company announced it would shutter its Chinese search site, U.S. government officials encouraged it to participate in the Expo 2010 fair in Shanghai.
Protesters clashed with police at the start of the international fair, which the Italian government hopes will show its nation in a different light after years of economic austerity.
The Osaka Expo teased a future of misty buildings and electric trees. Instead we got smartphones and tablets. Total rip-off.
This 15-minute automated body wash machine by Sanyo debuted at the 1970 World Expo in Osaka.