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Bazooka shoots ping-pong balls at Mach speed

A professor who once worked as an aeronautical engineer creates the ultimate ping-pong ball cannon to help students learn about dynamics.

By Feb. 12, 2013


65,000 ping-pong balls turn pool party into cool party

Promoters use thousands of ping-pong balls, projected lights, and synchronized swimmers to create the ultimate interactive swimming show.

By Jan. 30, 2013


China's ping-pong robots got game

Humanoids Wu and Kong, who stand 5.2 feet tall and weigh 120 pounds, are no match for human players yet, but they don't miss too often.

By Oct. 25, 2011


Steve Jobs hosts Mark Zuckerberg for Ping pong?

A report suggests that Apple's CEO invited Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to his house for dinner and that they enjoyed a back and forth about Ping. But might they have talked of more exalted things?

By Oct. 16, 2010


Ping in iTunes 10 review: The pong of failure

Ping is the new music-based social network in iTunes, but it's still empty of social butterflies and already full of spam, without any way to find the good stuff

By Sep. 3, 2010


TT Champion Bat is realistic ping-pong paddle for Wii table-tennis players

The TT Champion Bat, from peripherals purveyor Shinobii, will take you right back to the youth club with its realistic recreation of an actual ping-pong paddle.

By Oct. 18, 2010


Mattel launches thought-controlled circular ping-pong game

"Concentration" meets neuroscience.

By Jan. 8, 2009


Your chance to play Pong on the side of a huge building

Better brush up on your Pong skills. Later this month, people will have a shot at playing one of the world's largest video games on the 83,360-square-foot face of a Philadelphia building.

By Apr. 4, 2013


Ep. 1242: Where we light up the Pong

Today we'll chronicle one video game professor's five-year journey to play a game of pong on the side of Philadelphia's 29-story Cira Centre skyscraper. Also, happy 404 day!

By Apr. 4, 2013


Ping app makes e-mail more like chat

With color themes, doodles, voice messaging, and even video chat, the iPhone app feels more like WhatsApp than your traditional e-mail account.

By Sep. 5, 2013