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Future of immersive news delivery?

Imagine being at the site where the war is, or the accident happened, or the murder scene…

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Today’s Trivia

via technollama.com

via technollama.com

 

 

Welcome to Daily Trivia. There is a game to play here. The photo above relates to one of the items below. The first reader to correctly tell us in the comments what item the photo belongs to, and why, gets bragging rights. Sometimes they are obvious, other times the obvious answer is the decoy. Can you figure it out tonight?

 

When the tobacco plant is being eaten by caterpillars it emits a scent attractive to caterpillar predators. (source)

 

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Let’s see how he does facing Trent Boult

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Daily dose of Aww: A fox. And it laughs

And in case you didn’t know… wild foxes as house pets:   Read more »

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Daily Roundup

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Feral Barbarians at the gates

You’ve probably already heard:  there was a bit of a riot at SkyCity today.  Quite absurdly, Paul Henry, who wasn’t actually involved in the protest nor what was being protested against, walks up for a spot of lunch and becomes the focal point for the deep hatred these ferals have for people who actually work hard and have some money.

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You have to wonder if they actually care

The NZ Herald is arse.

They can’t even get simple things right.

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What happens if you type someone’s name into Google Maps?

People think Maps are for places.   Not so.  This is what happens when you ask Google Maps about me

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This one is rather telling… although it’s good to see it’s not a a certain other lawyer’s home:   Read more »