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Scientists in sense of humour shocker – the Formula 3 racing car that runs on chocolate
The Formula 3 racing car is capable of reaching top speeds of around 125MPH despite being composed of a medley of vegetables. The steering wheel is created from a polymer derived from carrots and the bodywork is a mixture of starch and flax fibre. Even the steering wheel lubricants are plant based.
Best of all is the fact that it runs using a biodiesel engine which runs on fuel extracted from chocolate and vegetable oil.
Mobile phones – Better than sex and chocolate?
A survey carried out on behalf of unified communications provider Lumison (no I've never heard of them either – which perhaps explains why they've done this survey) claims that Brits would rather give up chocolate, alcohol or sex than surrender their mobile phone handset.
Meiji – Tetris meets chocolate
Could you improve on a simple bar of chocolate? Yes, you can convert it into a vintage game – which is what you get with the Meiji Tetris-style chocolate game…
Top 5 choc-tastic and egg-citing Easter gadgets
IT'S Easter this weekend – so what better way to celebrate than with CHOCOLATE! Yes, it's the one time of the year we can all over-indulge without being accused of pigging out, well, assuming you don't go overboard and raid Woolworths on Monday for all those bargain-basement eggs that didn't sell in time for Easter Sunday.
Not that I've ever done that you understand (but you can get some egg-cedingly cheap deals). Oh no, the puns and jokes have started. Anyway, to help you get in the mood, here's our Tech Digest Top 5 Easter-related gadgets to get you really egg-cited. Sorry…
LG says Chocolate / Shine successor coming in May, plus new Viewty
LG Chocolate goes silver and lilac for Christmas
Who in God’s name wants a lilac-coloured LG Chocolate phone? Really, they might as well have made a tigerskin edition. I’d buy that. But no, LG has announced that the Choc will be available in new silver and lilac versions this Christmas in the UK.
We have Facebook to thank for bringing back the Wispa (and our wibbly-wobbly thighs)
We’ve been hearing reports in the media the last few weeks that Wispas were making a comeback, after many years since the aerated chocolate bar was discontinued. It was only the other night I saw one in my local off-licence when I nipped over for a bottle of ketchup, and according to Shiny Shiny, we have Facebook to thank for this national treasure being made available once again, and for the extra fat on our thighs. High five!
Cadbury has commented that “This is the first time that the power of the Internet played such an intrinsic role…
Celebrate the Halo 3 launch in a week with some personalised Master Chief M&Ms
Or any launch, for that matter. I’ve just discovered that on the M&Ms website, chocolate-fans can upload graphics, logos or messages, pick between 22 colours, and order any amount they want. With prices starting at just $2.90 for a 1.75oz bag with a bow…
Most Wanted: Top 5 mobile phones coming later in 2007
It’s all about the upgrades, innit. Your mum might still be clinging on to the mobile phone she bought six years ago, but if you’re a proper geek like us, you’ll get itchy fingers when your phone’s approaching its first birthday.