These Super Mario and Yoshi radio-controlled karts feature directional steering in both forward and reverse, but that doesn't mean it's any easier to avoid crashing them into a wall. When the kart is facing you, left=right and right-left. I'm still not used to that, but experienced remote control enthusiasts say controlling an incoming vehicle eventually becomes second nature.
In any case, these little karts (the manufacturer says they're "1/24th scale," as if the full size models are physical things and not just 0s and 1s on a disc) are rip roaring fun, especially when you have a couple of rambunctious kittens dead set on upending them.
Super Mario and Yoshi radio-controlled karts
A federal judge ruled that Amazon is responsible for billing parents unauthorized charges that kids made within apps, the Federal Trade Commission said on Wednesday.
In light of Flint lead catastrophe, John Oliver gets the cast of Sesame Street to update their 20-year-old segment warning kids to steer clear of lead paint, making it over into an economic parable about moral hazard and aligning incentives. (via Rolling Stone)
Retro Report did a short feature on the moral panics about D&D in the 1980s. It’s a fun, 13 minute look back at the moment when D&D totally changed a bunch of kids’ lives, only to be vilified and literally demonized by opportunistic members of the religious right.
Isn’t it about time to stretch what your Mac can do? I mean, you’ve got plenty of great programs now…but don’t you think you could use some new tools to get your creative, analytical and organizational juices really flowing? It’s spring, so we cleaned up a whole bunch of super-cool apps lying around and packaged […]
In the world of app development, there’s no greater arena to find success than with Android users. About 80% of the smartphones in use today worldwide operate on the Android operating system, so if you build a great app that Android users love, you’re an international rock star. You’ll be able to make sure your […]
Unless you’re a programmer or webmaster, the term SQL probably doesn’t mean much to you. But for those looking to understand more about how and why the web works the way that it does, know this – SQL and its process of managing and presenting large data sets is everywhere…and it’s the most in-demand programming […]