Tab Sweep 6

In which I post, with little or no comment, a variety of unrelated things that are cluttering up my browser and/or newsreader…

The Space Needle gets cleaned for the first time since 1962. Thanks Karcher GmbH & Co.

Just what the world needs: The Fizz. I love the au courant Depeche Mode music in the demo video. Now, what we really need is a way to apply milk to crunchy cereal just as you lift the spoon to your mouth. (via BoingBoing.)

Mmmm… caffeinated chips. Still waiting on baconated grapefruit. (via Gizmodo.)

The Phoenix Mars Lander is scheduled to land on May 25.

Google Street View, now with horse-recognition technology.

Review of the Canon EF 70-200 2.8 IS telephoto zoom lens. I’ve been looking at Canon’s 70-200 lineup trying to decide whether to pony up for the speed, the image stabilization, or both. I’m thinking the f2.8 non-IS might be right for me.

Kevin Yee has an extensive review of the new Toy Story Midway Mania ride at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. The ride will also be opening at Disney’s California Adventure this summer.