Remote Controlled Pterodactyl Flies Onto Kickstarter (video)

Remote Control Pterodactyl

Ever fancied flying your very own remote controlled prehistoric Pterodactyl? If you have then you are sure to be interested in a Kickstarter campaign that has entered its final two weeks with the aim of raising $30,000.

The Kickstarter project is for a remote controlled 5 foot ornithopter that is shaped like a Pterodactyl and provides users with a 500m range and a maximum flying time of 20 minutes.

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Microsoft Launches MS-Dos Mobile For Lumia Phones

MS-Dos Mobile

Microsoft has been trying to increase the popularity of its Windows Phone platform, although it looks like the company has decided to take a new direction with MS-Dos Mobile.

Microsoft has decided to launch a new mobile platform which is based on MS-Dos and is called MS-Dos Mobile, have a look at the video below.

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PlayStation Flow Lets You Game Whilst You Swim (Video)

playstation flow

Sony has been working on a range of Virtual Reality technologies and now the company has announced their latest project, PlayStation Flow.

Flow is the creation of a new division at Sony P-Wet which stands for PlayStation Wearable Entertainment Technology, and PlayStation Flow lets you game whilst you swim, have a look at the video below.

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Fake Apple Store Employees Try To Get You To Buy Microsoft Devices (Video)

Apple Store

A bunch of guys decided it would be a good idea to turn themselves into Apple Store employees and then try to convince customers to buy devices from Microsoft.

The four individuals dressed up like Apple Store employees and when asked about specific devices like the iPhone or iPad, they told the customers that they would be better off with a device from Microsoft.

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This Is What Happens When You Put An iPhone 6 In A Lava Lamp (Video)

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We have no idea why you would want to put your iPhone 6 inside a lava lamp, although TechRax who is known for his videos featuring iPhones and other handsets in various stages of gadget torture thought it would be a good idea to try it out.

In the video below we get to see what happens when an iPhone 6 is inserted into a lava lamp that is turned on, as you can image things don’t go that well, have a look at the video below.

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Cat video gets flagged on YouTube for copyright infringement

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YouTube is one of the biggest online video websites and as such it has a growing copyright infringement problem. You probably already know that YouTube has a powerful automatic takedown tool that detects and flags alleged copyright infringement and then sends videos to a receiving site where they’re processed. The problem is that no humans are directly involved in this process. That results in innocent videos being taken down and creative people being stifled.

This is sad, but it is nothing new. However the takedown tool outdid itself for sheer stupidity when it flagged a video loop of a cat purring, apparently because EMI Music Publishing and PRS owned a 12 second part of that loop.
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Student suspended for claiming to have One Ring

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As if we needed another reminder of how stupid public officials have become these days. Here’s another example of idiots being allowed to teach kids. The story goes like this. A fourth-grader in west Texas has been suspended from school. The reason? According to his father, the child pretended to be in possession of a ring that is similar to the One Ring in Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings, saying that it could make a classmate disappear.

Well, apparently teachers at that school are mentally deficient and saw this as being equal to a terrorist threat. Is it any wonder that kids don’t seem to be learning much in school these days? You can’t make this stuff up.
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