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

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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
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The Royals Choose Samsung

It appears that Samsung has finally been appointed as the Royal TV Supplier for England. After asking for brochures in June, the Queen has finally decreed that Samsung LCD and Plasma TV's are fit for royalty. ... Continued
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iPod: Will it Blend?

I kid you not. They do indeed blend it. Though some would say that it belongs there. Why did they do it? Because they can. Definitely something you DON'T want to try at home. Source: Will It Blend?... Continued
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Apples Stand Out at HP Analyst Meeting

A funny thing happened on the way to the Hewlett-Packard analyst meeting... Later during a Q-and-A session with CEO Mark Hurd, Shannon Cross asked Hurd a few questions, her MacBook Pro caught his eye. "That ... Continued
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Carbon Fiber Look MacBook

For anyone getting tired of the stock colour, this Carbon Fiber Look or CF-Look modification is pretty sweet. Hard to believe it is just a sticker. Source: Link... Continued
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Movie Exaggerations of Computer Code

So does code fly across the screen on a black background and green text? Uh...no... I understand that Hollywood needs to dress things up to make them more entertaining, but in the case of programmers, code,... Continued
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Computers Could Store Entire Lives by 2026

With the massive increases in hard drive space, it is likely that this will be possible, at least according to the experts... Prof Nigel Shadbolt, president of the British Computer Society and professor of a... Continued
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Wii Shortage: Blame Dr. Phil

Well, it appears that we have Dr. Phil to blame for the Nintendo Wii shortage. In a recent show, he gave everyone in the audience a Nintendo Wii. I wonder if they needed to pay taxes on that like that Oprah fi... Continued