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Elon Musk Recommends Book - Breaks the Internet



TECHNOLOGY, THAT'S ODD August 03, 2016


The Midas touch could soon be known as the 'Musk' touch.  A book recommended by the Tesla and SpaceX boss has rocketed in price from £4.50 to £75 - and now it has completely sold out.  Copies of T...

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iPhone Explosion Leaves Man with 3rd Degree Burns



TECHNOLOGY, THAT'S ODD August 02, 2016


A warning to all iPhone users - a man has suffered severe burns after his phone exploded in his pocket when he fell off his mountain bike. IRN reports that Gareth Clear - a British national who lives in Australia - landed on...

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China's Third Glass Walkway 4,600ft High



THAT'S ODD, CHINA August 02, 2016


Another vertigo-inducing glass walkway officially opened in China yesterday, standing over 4,600ft high. The glass-bottom attraction is called the Coiling Dragon Cliff walkway, stretching 330ft-long and just 5ft wide on the...

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Man Lives in Airport for 10 Days Looking for Love



THAT'S ODD, EAST MEETS WEST August 02, 2016


A Dutchman has spent 10 days living in Changsha airport after his online lover failed to turn-up for a meeting. Shanghaiist reports that 41 year old Alexander Pieter Cirk had travelled to China to meet the girl. However, on...

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Gin Bar Builds Cage to Stop Mobile Phone Use



THAT'S ODD, UK August 02, 2016


The owner of a gin bar in Hove has taken a novel approach to preventing customers from using their phones - by stopping them working altogether! According to Sky News, Steve Tyler of the Gin Tub constructed a Faraday cage - which...

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