Check this stat: “Venture investors in the U.S. poured $40.9M into drone-related startups in the first nine months of this year, more than double the amount for all of 2012, according to data provided to Bloomberg News by PricewaterhouseCoopers and the National Venture Capital Association.”
Drones have long been used by the military to, you know, kill people and stuff, but the Federal Aviation Administration is gearing up to harness the technology for good — beyond feeding stoned college students. Congress has directed them to develop a plan to get drones on the scene by 2015.
After 4chan busted a pizza worker jerkin’ it in the back on an unsecured webcam, the Yelp reviews started coming in fast and furious.
Everyone’s got a Super Bowl food hangover, and the thought of eating — let alone watching people eat — is nauseating. But Deadspin posted this terrific video of competitive eating rogue Takeru Kobayashi scarfing down a pizza in one minute, and it’s as compelling (and gross) as you think it might be. Nice try, but Liz Lemon has that beat — she shotguns!
The police department believes that, under state law, you may responsibly get baked, order some pizzas and enjoy a ‘Lord of the Rings’ marathon in the privacy of your own home, if you want to.
—Quote of the Day, from the Seattle Police Dep’t spokesman
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