We’ve all grown accustomed to seeing ads in movies. Today, though, The Wall Street Journal reported that video games will follow Hollywood’s lead and place advertisements in their products. Sony, the newspaper said, will put the ads in its PS3 games. Ads could range “from a bottle of soda consumed by a virtual character to billboards inside a sports stadium.”
Earlier this year paralyzed IndyCar drive Sam Schmidt did the seemingly impossible -- opening the qualifying rounds at Indy by driving a modified Corvette C7 Stingray around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Could our view of distant galaxies be obstructed by a lawnmower? That unlikely question is at the heart of a growing debate between the National Radio Astronomy Observatory and a robot manufacturer that seeks to build self-guided lawnmowers.
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