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Tea Break

Have a break… have a Kit Kat… A light hearted break from work.

Sep 23 2018

Highest mobile call climb begins

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A British climber is in the closing stages of an attempt to set a world record for the highest mobile call.

Rod Baber is making final preparations to scale Mount Everest and make the call from its north ridge. Following weeks of acclimatisation, Mr Baber is now at base camp recuperating and checking equipment prior to beginning the actual ascent. The expedition will begin its final push on 15 May and aims to reach the summit about eight days later.

Sep 21 2018

Beer may be good for you!

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A pint of beer may help protect against heart disease more effectively than red wine or spirits, researchers have found.

Sep 17 2018

Jim Carrey singing on Larry Sanders

With all the serious posts about Digg of late, thought I would add another Tea Break video. Jim Carrey at his best, doing justice to Jennifer Holliday’s “And I Am Telling You I’m Not Going.” Funny stuff.

Sep 13 2018

Outstanding Badminton Rally

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Our 1st Tea-break video for you to enjoy.
Having recently helped to win the Gibson Plate for Abergele Badminton club (North Wales, U.K). Badminton has been on my mind a lot recently, so here’s a truly outstanding Badminton video, which shows a seemingly endless Mixed rally. How these guys develop so much power, yet are agile enough to reach impossible shots, is truly amazing… all to do with foot work they say :)

Sep 07 2018

Mars Pathfinder by Dan Maas (NIN)

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This 3d animation is the work of Dan Maas, a 19-year-old undergraduate at Cornell University enrolled in the university’s College Scholar program for independent, interdisciplinary study. Daniel Maas NASA Mars Pathfinder Animation perfectly set to “Sunspots” by Nine Inch Nails (NIN).

Aug 23 2018

Fastest Broadband

A 75 year old woman from Karlstad in central Sweden has been thrust into the IT history books - with the world’s fastest internet connection. Sigbritt Löthberg’s home has been supplied with a blistering 40Gbps connection, many thousands of times faster than the average residential link, and the first time ever that a home user has experienced such a high speed.

Aug 22 2018

Star Wars in code on your computer

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This is quite an old one, but still great if you haven’t seen it. There is a manual way to invoke it on any computer, but we have saved you the hassle and made it available as a link, a Yoda link.