Another insanely cool F-16 pilot selfie makes me jealous

The Aviationist's David Cenciotti argues that F-16 pilots take the most amazing selfies because of the fighter's bubble canopy. Looking at the evidence, it's impossible to debate his argument. That rounded glass gives the very best view of any of the modern jets—perhaps even better than good old P-51 Mustang. » 3/26/14 10:15pm 3/26/14 10:15pm

Watch This: POV Footage of Pilot's Crash Landing Proves a Valuable…

Larry Hockensmith—a licensed power pilot for over 40 years, but still a student glider pilot—was flying over the Cleveland National Forest, a few miles southwest of Lake Elsinore, CA, when he executed a rather dramatic and unfavorable outlanding, effectively "totaling" his Schweizer 1-26 sailplane, valued at $8,500. » 7/13/12 10:40pm 7/13/12 10:40pm

Turn Your Pen Into an iPad Stylus With This Adapter

Sure, maybe the iPad wasn't meant to be used with a stylus but having options is always a good thing, right? Sadly this stylus adapter is only a Kickstarter project for the time being but it promises to turn Sharpies, Bic or Pilot pens into a full fledged, tablet inputting beast. If the project raises enough money,… » 2/15/11 2:00am 2/15/11 2:00am

First Windows XP OLPC Pilot Marks the Transition From the Sugar UI

Today the government of Peru, Microsoft and the OLPC announced the first official pilot of XO laptops running Microsoft Windows. This was expected of course » 9/15/08 4:59pm 9/15/08 4:59pm, but it marks the beginning of a major shift away from Sugar / Linux—although both will remain as for the foreseeable future. It also represents a who stand to…