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Kit Eaton
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Feb 24 2012
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Definitely looks like ground resonance as @circuitboard pointed out. Even more amazing when you do it (deliberately) with two rotors: [www.youtube.com]

Apr 29 2010
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@muriani: Interesting! My research for that piece suggested it wasn't the Apollo 11 launch. I'll have to go check my sources. Read more

Feb 18 2010
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Ah... you need to come to coffee shops over here in the Old Continent. People tend to be chatty, animated. In many people often stand at the counter. And seeing someone writing on paper, or reading a non e-book is a common thing ;)

Oct 20 2009
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@92BuickLeSabre: The sound of Jason commanding "Faster pussycats, faster!" while we all scribble away at a typing rate far in excess of 140wpm is an abiding Giz memory ;) #gizmodojobs

Oct 14 2009
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Er... Dan, mate? If it appeared in a UK paper, they'll have spelled capitalise with an "ise"... the same way Giz transmogrifies UK defence into defense and theatre into theater. ;) You say "erbs" and we say "herbs" because there's a fu... well, you know the rest.

Oct 12 2009
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@CheeseGamer: Just basic maths—-look at the quantum leap in laptop battery life over the last ten years, extrapolate into future.

Oct 12 2009
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@Pope John Peeps II: Hmmm... just a little question: You don't think all Giz's writers, let alone its Ed.Dir. spend hours upon hours each day, every day, glued to a screen, reading extensive text from an LCD?

Mar 4 2009
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@Barcard: Um.... it was an airliner of the same vintage, so that'd be no surprise. And see the third seat-...?

Mar 3 2009
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It's a sad fact that (even with all those old-fashioned dials and switches) I now have to take my son to a museum to show him the future. :(

Dec 1 2008
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@meher: So... if it's got added functionality, and works in a different way... then it's a new product.