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Jetman Yves Rossy flies in formation with jet squad

Anyone glancing up at the skies over the Swiss Alps recently might have been suprised to see a bloke flying alongside some fighter jets.

By Nov. 28, 2011

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Jetpack man soars over U.S. alongside B-17 bomber

Yves Rossy, known as Jetman, wowed attendees at the EEA air show, which also hosted Terrafugia's flying car.

By Jul. 30, 2013

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Man with jetpack races actual jets (video)

Swiss inventor and pilot Yves Rossy strapped on his strap-on wing suit to fly alongside two L-39C Albatros jets from the Breitling Jet Team.

By Nov. 28, 2011

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Yves Rossy rockets over Grand Canyon, the Evel Knievel of the sky

Jetman Yves Rossy completed his most eye-popping feat yet by flying over the Grand Canyon with just 3m of carbon fibre and some model jets keeping him airborne.

By May. 11, 2011

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Crave 24: Camaro bacon probe (podcast)

This week, your car is a helicopter, your watch is an iPod, your burger is a cupcake, and your soda tastes like bacon.

By Nov. 9, 2010

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Jeff Bezos backs Social Gaming Network

A Free Gifts fan? Amazon.com founder's personal investment firm pumps undisclosed amount of money into creator of games for social platforms such as Facebook and OpenSocial.

By Jul. 14, 2008

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Jackpot! $15 million for Social Gaming Network

Parent company of the Warbook, Jetman, and Super Snake apps clunking up your friends' Facebook profiles has pulled in first-round funding.

By May. 13, 2008

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Buzz Out Loud 1467: Angry Chrome Birds (Podcast)

Google keeps the news ball rolling, dropping two new Chromebook laptops and an enterprise-ready Chromebox. Plus, of course, they make Chrome OS official. Oh, and how could we bury the lead? Angry Birds is now available in the Chrome App Store! For free! Plus, it turns out 100,000 Facebook apps were accidentally leaking your data, Apple and Google hit the privacy hot sheet, and a dude jumps out of a helicopter with a rocket pack strapped to his back. We won't spoil the ending for you. --Molly

By May. 11, 2011