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Six axis seeks beginner for no strings thrills

French outfit Parrot started out love affair with the Drone category at consumer level, their AR model has a number of variants now and the top end number has dual cameras (underneath and front facing) to capture video and still footage plus a GPS “back to home” function. All that …

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Toxic selection of dark and deadly scenarios anyone?

Good, then we’ll begin. Imagine, if you will, you’re doing 100mph when the steering wheel comes off in your hands…or wonder how you’ll get away from a baying bunch of militant vegans whilst wearing Lady Gaga’s meat dress or perhaps you’ve woken up to find yourself the backend of a human centipede…

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Designer Frames anyone?

  With such a lot of noise on the competition scene the good ones often get missed, there are multiple choice phone entries, choose A,B or C, click here, give us your email address….STOP. If you and the kids are looking for a collaborative project and your fans of the outdoors, …

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Katy Perry has a new pet

This new T-Rex from Brainstorm toys has digested 18 other dinosaurs and, by some magical technological wizardry can now beam images of them onto your wall (24 images in total, some posed for multiple shots before their demise). When T-Rex isn't illuminating your room with prehistoric pictures he (or she) will stand by your door and emit a ROAR when it detects movement, and that ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls is the Katy Perry reference which you've been waiting for, yes, ROAR

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The Golden Brickies are here – The Intergalactic awards for all…

  ..well, if you’ve got yourself some LEGO Star Wars that is, and if you haven’t then this is the perfect excuse to pop out and buy that Death Star or Millenium Falcon after which you’ve been hankering these past months.  The Golden Brickies are going to reward families with …

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Sphero took some Steroids

The robotic ball has long been a favourite in the Towers, we’ve Bluetooth controlled almost daily for many months, in the early days as we we’re testing out the new apps that arrived almost daily, augmented reality beavers is hard to beat and late night driving enjoying the multitude of …

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Water wars – Up the ante

Right on the back of a successful Kickstarter campaign rising almost a million $ to take water fights to the next level Bunch O Balloons has teamed up with toy outfit ZURU so they can distribute the device globally and ensure that one nation does not retain superpower status when …

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