25th > May > 2013 Archive

The Register breaking news

Lego X-wing fighter touches down in New York's Times Square

Danish toymeister Lego has unveiled the largest model yet using its eponymous plastic chunks: a 43ft (13.1 meters) X-wing fighter that's a claimed 1:1 scale replica of George Lucas' Death Star destroyer, and is 42 times the size of the same kit that Lego offers to children (old and young).
Iain Thomson, 25 May 2013
Old person in mibility scooter threatens running children with stick

Phones for the elderly: Testers wanted for senior service

Column As if getting a business idea from Reg reader comments wasn’t enough for Simon Rockman he now wants help to get it working.
Simon Rockman, 25 May 2013