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Peter Poses a Puzzle to Ponder
As Jonathan Anthony Burkett famously said: “I look at this life as a puzzle without all the pieces in the box.”
Can I Be Prank?
If you know someone who has a birthday or anniversary or some other occasion coming up, you may consider presenting their present in a Prank-O gift box.
The Flashing LEDs Are Calling
The DIY electronics portion AliExpress website can be a time-sink for the unwary because one tempting project leads to another.
Tortuously Tricky Triangle Puzzle
I recently saw (what appears at first glance to be) a simple puzzle involving triangles. But is finding the solution going to be trickier than I think?
Genius Solutions to Everyday Problems
Here are some genius solutions to everyday problems you probably didn’t even know existed, but after you’ve seen them you’ll say “Wow!”
World’s Oldest Video From 1874!
In which we see some of the oldest video recordings in the world, including offerings from Thomas Edison, Louise Le Prince, and the Lumiere Brothers.
Patronizing the Paternoster
Paternoster lifts are fun to ride — especially if you go “over the top” or “under the bottom” — so long as you are prepared to take the risk of losing life and limb.
Bringing Historical Portraits to Life With AI
It’s somewhat surreal to see a grainy old black-and-white image converted to a high-resolution colorized version, which is then brought to life using artificial intelligence (AI).
Using Your Arm as a Touch Screen
Will this level of technology be available this year? No! Will it be available in 100 years’ time? Yes. So, all we have to do is sit back and wait for the future to arrive.
Do You Love Me?
It’s a sad day when you get to watch a video of a dancing humanoid robot that has better moves than you, especially if your dad used to be a professional dancer.
Squirm No More: All Is Revealed!
There was a lot of high-pitched squealing on Christmas Day morning when the Welsh dresser was finally unveiled (but eventually they managed to quiet me down).
At First, I Laughed, but Then…
How many hours have I spent slogging up and down the aisles searching the supermarket shelves in increasing desperation and despondency?