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

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Celebrity Patents

Inspired by the recent launch of the Google Patent Search, this fellow decided to search for patents filed by celebrities and came up with some pretty good ones. Among the celebrities that have filed p... Continued
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Do you have a new Cell Phone?

Hmm, is this good or bad? I have always been concerned about giving personal information over my cell, but now I know for a fact that someone else will be listening. OK, so it's the FBI, but still..... A r... Continued
Mars Rovers Get a Brain

Mars Rovers Get a Brain

Well, actually no. They still have the same brain they left with, but twin Mars rovers Spirit and Opportunity get new software to boost their IQ... NASA's twin Mars rovers, nearing the third anniversa... Continued
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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