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Autonomous Quadrocopters Build 20-Foot Tower

In news that can only be described as bad, a group of autonomous quadrocopters at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology have successfully built a 20-foot tower...
December 5, 2011

Saudi Arabia Plans For Mile-High Skyscraper

A mile? That's not even scraping the sky anymore -- that's an open-palm grope! Because building a tower taller your neighbor's is making a comeback in proving...
April 11, 2011

AT&T To Buy T-Mobile For Cool $39-Billion

AT&T just announced their intention to buy T-Mobile for a whopping $39-billion. Hopefully they'll rename the company AT&T-Mobile, but probably not considering they can't even stop my...
March 21, 2011

Boredom: Ever Wanted To Scroll A Mile?

Ever wanted to scroll a mile with your computer mouse? Me neither, which is why I just grabbed the sidebar and dragged it. A mile in less...
February 10, 2009

"Now That's What I Call Easter!" Volume 26

Chios, Greece doesn't celebrate Easter with dyed eggs and a big chocolate bunny. No sir, they do it up right -- with two churches firing thousands of...
September 11, 2008

Water Tower Apartment Mod

While not the first time this has been done, some nutcase in the Netherlands (probably that loon rappelling down the side in the picture) has converted an...
August 24, 2007