Samsung Techwin SGR-A1 robot sentry – ‘You have less than 20 seconds to comply…’

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The SGR-A1 robot sentry is currently being developed by the Korea University and Samsung Techwin Co. The latter has released a promo video showcasing the robot’s capabilities (watch it after the jump). The video shows how the robot tracks its target, and also its ability to shoot at targets that do not respond to an initial verbal warning.

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Peep Show Mac ads

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So the lovely Peep Show boys, David Mitchell and Robert Webb, have taken the corporate shill and done a series of UK-specific ads for Mac. In fairness, if we were going to take the corporate shill, we’d want to take it from Apple too. From behind. Click on the image to watch the ads. They’re pretty funny. Not as funny …

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Vid of the day: Golden Axe

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As you get older, you don’t actually stop wanting toys and computer games. To remind you of a time when games didn’t feature actual footage of people talking and, well, shoddy graphics, here’s someone getting whupped on Golden Axe. Still ace though aint it?

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Japan’s extreme alarm service

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Heavy sleepers in Japan can pay good money (around £5) to be woken up by an attendant with a vacuum cleaner. Other methods include wasabi up the nose, cake in the face and wax on the nipples. More vids of bizarre Japanese alarms after the click… [Via Gizmodo]

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