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Wow, what bumper crop of captions this week, it seems that El Reg readers are pretty flexible when it comes to posting thoughts on gymnastic computer users. Thanks again to the regular posters, no doubt driven on by the knowledge that last week’s winner had already won once. Quite a few referenced the Lenovo Yoga device …


  1. disgustedoftunbridgewells Silver badge

    The Darleks sitcom spinoff turned out to be not as popular as the network had hoped

  2. TrevorH

    Clive unpacked his new HD projector from Ebay

  3. Fibbles

    It would take many years of hard work before Davros successfully miniaturised Dalek technology.

  4. Sir Runcible Spoon Silver badge

    The BBC screen testers didn't think the prototype daleks were very scary.

    edit: does everyone see dalek? :)

  5. Known Hero

    Oh Back in my day we had proper web cams!

  6. Sir Runcible Spoon Silver badge

    The new 3d printer made a good job of the tie, but the trousers were a bit on the long side for comfort.

  7. seanj

    TalkTalk's CIO decides it might be best to take his chances on The Grid...

  8. lawndart

    Massive biceps made easy with the new Charles Atlas Muscleator.

  9. Darren Sandford

    The early Hololens prototype wasn't quite as comfortable to wear as John would've liked.

  10. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Look ma, no bracers.

  11. lawndart

    It's taken four months, but I have finally finished my Gregtech industrial centrifuge!

  12. lawndart

    The ChunkyTech 6000 rpm spin dryer was later reissued with a much needed safety cage.

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  14. Richard Jones 1

    Jeremy's new bargain buy highly directional long range microphone was not quite as sensitive or discrete as expected.

  15. TRT Silver badge

    When the CEO asked the PFY to install a new flash device, he didn't think he'd have to specify NOT Flash Gordon.

  16. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Vladimir Putin demonstrates the latest in Russian miniaturisation technology.

  17. lawndart

    Ohh, my interociter is installing Windows 10!

  18. mark 120

    Early adopters of Skype found the hardware requirements to be a bit more than they expected.

  19. lawndart

    And it was only then that the third letter of the CAPCHA became clear.

    (sorry for the caption reuse)

  20. Daniel Hall

    God Damnit James! This new selfie machine is incredible!

    God Damnit James! This new selfie machine is incredible!

  21. mark 120

    Shortly afterwards, Edward put a sign on the machine reading "Caution - do not look directly into machine with remaining eye".

  22. TWB

    The attempt to shrink the first webcam backfired.

  23. lawndart

    Some people will do anything to satisfy their craving for cat videos

  24. yoganmahew

    The first cut of the pocket interrossiter fails to live up to Apple fanboi's style expectations.

  25. Spudley

    Sure, Janice's new 3D holo-projector was a clever gadget, but the fun stopped abruptly when she asked it to produce the "perfect man" for her.

  26. Bill Fresher

    This kickstarter iPhone lens attachment is quite what I expected.

  27. Anonymous Custard Silver badge

    You think *I* look stupid?

  28. Spudley

    "Me Tarzan. You Dalek"

  29. Anonymous Custard Silver badge


  30. mdava


    Geoff didn't know it then, but one day everyone would know these as "selfies".

  31. yoganmahew

    So the ATMs stopped and it turns out the old guy in the corner did have some use after all.

  32. Graham Marsden

    Now I sing a Helen Reddy song...

    (With apologies to Scott Adams!)

  33. yoganmahew

    Marty figured it would be some time before the world was ready for selfies.

  34. Spudley

    Just aim the laser right here doc. I don't wanna feel a thing.

  35. Bill Fresher

    Barry prepared to use the Laser Razor he'd backed on Indiegogo.

  36. Graham Marsden

    Henry had the feeling he might be under surveillance...

  37. Spudley

    No I don't care how big your death ray is. Just remember *I'm* the boss around here.

  38. lawndart

    The prototype "low energy" lightbulb was surprisingly power hungry.

  39. mark 120

    A young Sauron was very pleased with his prototype Eye.

  40. Mycho Silver badge

    Dave was excited that his first Arduino project was finally working.

  41. Anonymous Custard Silver badge

    Look into my eyes...

  42. Efros

    The new 160 gigapixel camera makes the new Galaxy S∞ rather unwieldy, and suitable as a backup space heater.

  43. Spudley

    The "Normalizer" beam had successfully converted Arnold back into a regular-sized human. Only the still-massive bicep remained to hint at what had been.

  44. Anonymous Custard Silver badge

    Let's do the time warp again...!

  45. Anonymous Custard Silver badge

    So is this 4K, UHD or what?

  46. Anonymous Custard Silver badge

    These home tanning machines might just catch on...

  47. John Tappin

    Although happier, the short sighted Dalek was still waiting for contact lenses to be invented.

  48. lawndart

    Monty75 wondered how he was going to fit this WD 6Tb drive he had won in his MiniATX case.

  49. Big_Ted

    1979 is calling and wants its webcam back

  50. Big_Ted

    Reg reader finds prior art for the webcam and foils Apple once again


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