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Iphone

Submission + - iPhone 4 With Belkin Case Survives 1,000ft Fall (winbeta.org)

BogenDorpher writes: "Imagine this. Your iPhone 4 falls for 1,000 feet and survives without a scratch or dent. Pretty amazing stuff.

U.S. Air Force Combat Controller Ron Walker was leaning out of the door on his aircraft to prep for a skydive when his iPhone slipped out of a velcro pocket on his jumpsuit. The phone fell at about 150 m.p.h for roughly 1,000 feet. To give you an idea of how high this is, just think of a 90 story skyscraper."

Google

Submission + - Google street view no longer limited to streets (webmonkey.com)

heidaro writes: It’s time for Google to rename its Street View feature. Google Maps’ Street View is no longer limited to streets, the company is now using tricycles to photograph off-road locations like the gardens at the San Diego Art Institute or Château de Chenonceaux in Civray-de-Touraine, France.

Submission + - 4chan has been DDOSed

An anonymous reader writes: According to the 4chan status page all of the 4chan boards have been DDOSed and are down. How ironic.

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