BlackBerry: the crash that launched 1,000 startups
Tech startups in BlackBerry's hometown of Waterloo, Ontario, are tapping talent from the struggling smartphone company and filling the void left in the region by its meltdown. Reuters correspondent Euan Rocha visits the region that could become Canada's Silicon Valley.
A team of engineers from the University of Maryland come close to winning the $250,000 American Helicopter Society award for self-propelling a helicopter for at least 60 seconds. They managed to hit the 40 second mark and ended up setting a record while doing so!