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All the cool stuff that’s not really news, but is still awesome.

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Control the Roomba with a Wii Controller

Roomba's are one of those automated vacuum cleaners that move about your house picking up mess. Well, someone has figured out how to control it using your standard Wii-Mote. Check out the video... ... Continued
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You’ve Been Foiled!

Just in case you decide to go on Christmas vacation while your co-workers are slaving away, you might want to rethink that... They foiled everything. Even the sticky notes. Source: Ryan's Stu... Continued
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YouTube Helps in a Murder Investigation

Looks like YouTube just helped police in a murder investigation. I guess the guy turned himself in because of the media attention. "This is the first time Hamilton police have utilized video web posting in... Continued
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Dubai Gets a Solar Powered Rotating Tower

Already home to the world's tallest tower, biggest mall and largest man-made island Dubai's latest architectural marvel is a huge rotating tower that will rotate 360 degrees over the course of a day. T... Continued
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The Self Driving WheelChair

As scary as it would be riding in a wheelchair that drove itself, imagine seeing one with no passenger... “MICA is connected to the Internet and can be remote controlled or driven manually, but can also navi... Continued
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Wow Wee’s New DragonFly Robot

Wow Wee, known for their RoboSapien and RoboRaptor toys have just released flying robot dragonfly. T3 Online posted this video to YouTube. If it is anything like flying one of those mini RC helicopters,... Continued
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I Command Thee Robot!

With the power of my mind, I can use my robot to level a city! Not quite... The commands are limited to moving forward, picking up one of two objects and bringing it to one of two locations. The rese... Continued
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One Wii costs Nintendo $158 to make

A Japanese site broke down the Wii piece by piece and determined that one Wii costs Nintendo $158 to make, sans controllers. Basically proving that Nintendo makes gobs of money with each console sold compared t... Continued