In this week’s round-up there’s some lovely wooden bikes, an innovative new form of transport and some recommended listening.
Are you sitting comfortably? Then I’ll Begin.
A Kit launch like no other
It’s another Norwich City story (sorry*). This fabulous video marking the launch of the Canaries new kit. Who says football can’t have a sense of humour?
*I’m not really that sorry
Those bikes look Oak-k
Yes, Bicycle Design blog had another nice post – these Sanomagic Wooden Bicycles
Not so sure about the sperm bike though…
I Love the Gowalla bike in this Mashable story. I am less convinced by the headline act.
Down Under these engineering students have reinvented the wheel – bringing out the Electric wheel. Yes, I do want one.
Virtually unheard of
Great story on Gizmag about a young guy who went from driving cars in video games to racing-for-real. I bet this makes every parent or teacher who has ever said ‘playing games gets you nowhere’ die a little.
Unveiling the World’s Smallest 3D Printer
I take it Sherlock wasn’t on the case
Lost Doyle novel was rediscovered
Entertaining Wired story on a new skill set needed for diplomats – a working knowledge of Black Metal
The New York Times took an interesting look at Online TV with a piece about the online video businesses trying to compete with/alongside YouTube
Television is about to change – Execs reckon that TV will be available everywhere, say TV executives
New Scientist ran with this headline: Dude, where’s my Holodeck? The latest interactive movie news
A Geography lesson I was interested in. If only my teacher had come from NASA…