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For many a science fiction fan within this galaxy, May 4th marks Star Wars Day -- an event which sees aficionados of the hugely successful movie series celebrate Star Wars culture. In case you hadn't guessed, the date relates to a pun on one of the space saga's most quoted lines -- "May the force be with you". To mark the occasion, we've delved deep into the Sarlacc pit-like depths of the Guinness World Records archive to bring you our pick of Star Wars world records.
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Moog's first iPad app, called the Animoog, did an incredible job smashing together iPad tech and old analogue instruments, back when tablets were very much a new thing. It's nearly five years later, and Moog has launched an all-new app, digitally memorialising its classic $US10,000 ($13,351) Moog Model 15 Synthesiser. Luckily, the app comes at a 99.7 per cent discount.