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2014-03-05 20:20:12

Motor Oil Brand Teams Up with Nintendo to Promote Technology, Fun and Imagination at Festival Known for Pushing the Limits of Innovation HOUSTON, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pennzoil® is proud to present Mario Karting Reimagined, a real-world racing experience based on the highly anticipated Mario Kart(TM) 8 video game for Wii U(TM), brought to life on the grounds of SXSW Interactive. As the Official Motor Oil & Auto Fuel Sponsor of the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival, Pennzoil...

2012-06-26 23:02:10

fiteBac SkinCare LLC is proud to announce Keaton Wheeler, Director of Technology and team members placed 10th in the Red Bull Soapbox Race held June 9, 2012 in Atlanta, GA. Mr. Wheeler represented fiteBac SkinCare Germicidal Hand Softening Gel to over 49,500 screaming and cheering fans. The event challenged racers to architect and build an entertaining, non-motorized go-kart racing 1200 meters downhill on 10th Street, next to Piedmont Park, in Midtown Atlanta. Marietta Ga (PRWEB) June 26,...

Mini-Electric Go-Kart Created By MIT Student
2012-05-10 04:11:11

Lee Rannals for RedOrbit.com A master's student at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has built a miniature electric go-kart named "Chibikart" that can reach a theoretical top speed of 26 mph. Charles Guan worked on the vehicle for three weeks, finishing the 34" by 18" vehicle for a total of about $1750, according to a report by Gizmodo. He wrote on his blog about the process of building the Chibikart, giving plenty of photos and "to-do" instructions on how someone could...

Word of the Day
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'