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Hudson Valley Train Chase | blue sky optics

music by: Hans Zimmer – Mombassa

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Bear Mountain Bridge | blue sky optics

music by: Bob Marley – Three Little Birds

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Flying around Fahnestock | blue sky optics

music by: Bassnectar – Timestretch

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$15 million yacht can be controlled by an iPad

Space ship Super sleek Shining light Daring design Boat building Glitzy gadgets Light and bright Ship-shape

(CNN) — With her curved ‘wings,’ long pointed nose, and gleaming underbelly propped high above the waves, this space-age yacht might be better suited to the sky than the sea.

via pocket http://www.cnn.com/2013/07/01/tech/is-this-space-age-ipad-superyacht/?hpt=hp_c4

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Gift ideas.. Anyone??? ;)

Still Drooling….

CineStar 3 Axis Gimbal from tabb firchau on Vimeo.

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Siri – Controls my car – Video Proof

Siri starts/stops my car:

Siri locks/unlocks my car:

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Anti-Gravity Dancing

Wow this is amazing!

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Best Super Bowl Commercial! VW Vader

With the exception of this one, I was not very impressed at the commercials this year. Some of them were just plain bad. This one made me laugh so hard. Who can honestly say that they haven’t tried this as a kid. Ok ok maybe you can ….. I can’t 😉

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Dropbox – Earn up to 16 GB of free online file backup and sync storage space

  1. Click Here to Sign Up!2.25GB FREE
  2. Complete the Getting Started Tour and get 250MB – 2.25GB + 250 MB = 2.50 GB
  3. Connect to your social accounts and get 768 MB – 2.50GB + 768 MB = 3.26 GB
  4. Complete the Dropquest 2011 for an additional 1 GB – 3.26 GB + 1 GB = 4.26 GB
  5. Earn up to 8 GB by referring friends or 16 GB if you have a .edu address
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Quad-Copter – Test Flight

So I managed to procure another set of ESC’s, soldered them up, and finished the power harness. I still want to build some landing gear and move the battery to the bottom, but for now it will do.

I tested it briefly after work on Friday, but today I was able to tweak the programming and had a very successful test flight until one of my props broke. I ordered some more props for backup and will be back in the air soon. 😉

Thanks Robbie for shooting the video!

More detailed pics and information on the build process to come.

For more on my Quad-Copter project, check it out here

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