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hot-air ballooning


Geeky hot air balloons (pictures)

A morning mass ascension of hundreds of hot air balloons at the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta included balloon caricatures of Darth Vader, Spider-Pig, and an astronaut.

13 Images By October 8, 2013


Hot air balloon is shaped like Darth Vader's helmet

A reason for Cessna pilots to arm themselves: A hot air balloon right out of Star Wars.

By April 24, 2007


Darth Vader, Spider-Pig fly at International Balloon Fiesta

The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta hosts hundreds of hot air balloons. Some geeky gems are among the flyers.

By October 8, 2013


'Space' tourism goes ballooning for $75,000 a head

You won't confuse World View's near-space balloon rides with a trip to the International Space Station, but the views will still be incredible.

By October 23, 2013


See what it's like to wear Google Glass

Hoping to carve out a new type of personal computing, Google has shown off how to use its computerised eyewear to search, navigate, chat and take photos.

By February 20, 2013


Google's electronic eyewear gets 'OK Glass' voice commands

Hoping to carve out a new type of personal computing, Google shows off how to use its computerized eyewear to search, navigate, chat, and take photos.

By February 20, 2013


Hot air permeates CTIA atmosphere

Inflatable rafts shaped like phones. E-mail alerts for golf tee times. And at least one V-neck-khaki twin set. Just another day in telecommunications-conference land.

By March 20, 2002


Jet-man Yves Rossy completes balloon loop-de-loop above Lake Geneva

Rocket man Yves Rossy is slowly but surely taking steps towards becoming a fully fledged superhero. The adventurer is wowing the Internet with cunning stunts above Lake Geneva.

By November 10, 2010


Boy in balloon captivates news-hungry Web

Twitter users and live-video site viewers are at the edge of their seats as reports unfold about a 6-year-old boy climbing into a hot-air balloon and taking off into the air.

By October 15, 2009


Bing balloons into public view

Microsoft's big bet on search begins to be publicly available, with the opinions rolling in fast and furious.

By June 1, 2009