A video showing the remarkable skills of an Amsterdam barge pilot is picking up traction online. The footage shows the barge squeezing into a narrow canal at high speed. Credit: YouTube/Amsterdaminvideo
U-turns across the bike lanes on Washington DC’s Pennsylvania Avenue are dangerous, illegal and subject to $100 fines. But the deterrent isn’t enough to stop the cab driver in this video, who was caught by police immediately after making the violating cut. Bill Walsh was almost t-boned off his bicycle by the cabbie and his furious reaction has this video trending. Credit: YouTube/wfwalsh
See the Jubilee in a whole new light with The Sims 3
Catch a virtual glimpse of the Jubilee celebrations as The Queen parades the streets in her latest two-piece, joined by her loving family. See what antics Harry gets up to, witness the Kate Middleton style effect on the nation and spend hours hitting pause and rewind on what has become the world’s most adored behind! Whatever your Royal preference The Sims™ 3 offers you the opportunity to see the Royal family as you’ve never seen them before, up-and-close from the Sim-lines, as The Queen celebrates 60 years on the throne.
Use the Force and your lightsaber and become a Jedi Master in the new Jedi Adventure “Dark Side Rising”, duel the universe’s most powerful villains in “Duels of Fate”, drive at breakneck speed in exciting podraces, rampage and destroy cities as a giant Rancor monster, and dance for Jabba the Hutt!
“Kinect Star Wars” is the most natural and intuitive Star Wars gaming experience ever. Harnessing the controller-free power of Kinect for Xbox 360 and the beauty of 3-D graphics soon you will be able to do the same from the comfort of your living room. Using full body motions, players can use the Force, battle with a lightsaber and more, no controller required.
Don’t forget you can also share the Force with friends through co-op, competitive and duel modes. Easy jump in and out lets a second player join in instantly on the Jedi action. Additionally, the Xbox 360 Limited Edition “Kinect Star Wars” console bundle will feature an exclusive C-3PO unlockable for Dance Mode. You can get your hands on a copy when it launches worldwide on April 3rd*, 2012.
*Launches on April 13th, 2012 in France