1. Anyone For An Electronic Hug?

    File Under You Couldn't Make It Up: "SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore scientists looking for ways to transmit the sense of touch over the Internet have devised a vibration jacket for chickens and are thinking about electronic children's pyjamas for cyberspace hugs." We're all in favour of remote controlled love - take the Lovehoney Secret Surprise 10 Function Remote Control Bullet Vibrator for example - but giving your kids hugs over the internet by getting them to wear pyjamas wired up to the mains can't be right.