Friday, November 18, 2011

Dubai in the Clouds

National Geographic Photo of the Day has a nice photo of skyscrapers in Dubai poking through the clouds.

Monday, November 07, 2011

Blackberry Outage Saved Lives

According to The National (which seems to be a newspaper in the UAE) during the recent three day Blackberry outage the traffic accident rate in Dubai fell by 20%.

The Robot that Walks like a Man has a post with a video of a walking biped robot.  Like the older Big Dog four legged robot this one walks in a very natural way and can even keep going when jostled.