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skydiving

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See a skydiving gamer, and the couch he's sitting on, drop from an airplane

As part of an Nvidia publicity stunt, a daredevil takes to the air while seated in a mock-up of a living room and playing games on an Android device.

By November 16, 2015

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GoPro jumps off skydiver, films its own 10,000-foot freefall

A brave video camera separates from its owner and goes for a spectacular dive to the ground. The fascinating footage survived the fall.

By April 6, 2015

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Indoor skydiving: the tech behind the scenes

Ever wanted to go skydiving but too scared to throw yourself out of a plane? CNET takes a look inside Australia's first indoor skydiving centre, iFly.

By June 26, 2014

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Come iFly with me: indoor skydiving tech

Step inside Australia's first indoor skydiving centre as four 450 horsepower fans lift flyers into the air.

By June 26, 2014

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Hero combat dog skydives with the soldier she saved

Layka, who lost a leg saving soldiers from an attacker in Afghanistan, skydives with her handler to test a new parachute harness for US combat dogs serving abroad.

By June 12, 2014

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Meteorite whizzes by skydiver, gets caught on tape

A Norwegian skydiver appears to have an extremely close call with a falling meteorite, which fortunately wasn't on fire at the time.

By April 4, 2014

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Skydiving with the Nikon D5300

With two SLRs strapped to his helmet, photographer Juan Mayer jumps from planes to capture the magic of the skydiving experience.

By February 19, 2014

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Epic skydiving with the Sony A7R camera

An Australian cinematographer makes a marketing video showing how you can change lenses during a skydive (if you're into that sort of thing).

By December 27, 2013

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GoPro captures marriage proposal 10,000 feet above the Earth

Brandon Strohbehn proposes to his girlfriend while skydiving 10,000 feet above the planet's surface and uses a GoPro camera to capture the moment.

By February 12, 2015

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Babbage the teddy bear re-creates Baumgartner skydive

Tumbling from a hydrogen balloon at 24 miles up, a plush toy shows its own daredevil mettle.

By August 28, 2013