Astronomers Discover Earth-Sized Diamond
They already have their lawyers working on claiming all mining rights.
Apple's Schiller Responds To iPhone Dictionary App Fiasco
The full American Heritage Dictionary app has all of the seven deadly words (and more) stored on the ipod/iphone with audible pronunciation available with net access. Obviously there are different standards for different sources of apps.
Of childhood "building" toys, my favorite is ...
I had a 70's era Fisher Technik set which gave me endless hours of fun.