SpotMini is a new smaller version of the Spot robot, weighing 55 lbs dripping wet (65 lbs if you include its arm.) SpotMini is all-electric (no hydraulics) and runs for about 90 minutes on a charge, depending on what it is doing. SpotMini is one of the quietest robots we have ever built. It has […]
A recent study at the University of Canterbury in New Zealand found that, partying and sex rate highest on the “pleasure scale,” while volunteering, religion and childcare round out the rest of the top five most-enjoyable activities. The study, led by researcher Carsten Grimm, involved analyzing the text messages of participants to build what they called […]
What’s new for OS X? It’s name, for a start, plus Siri and lots of iCloud Drive features.
Converse’s Chuck Taylor All-Star sneakers have been a staple shoe for millions of people around the world. The once ideal shoe for the basketball court found itself becoming key footwear to many rock shows. Because of this, the people at Converse have found a way to bring the sneaker and music worlds together in the […]
About an hour before the kickoff of the United States-Belgium match in the second round of the 2014 World Cup, U.S. Soccer’s official Twitter handle blasted out a lineup graphic that supposedly had the Americans deployed in an attacking 4-3-3 formation. The U.S. might even have been in that formation for the opening minutes of […]
Former Browns and Dolphins wide receiver Davone Bess is facing charges after allegedly getting into a standoff with police at his suburban Phoenix home. Bess, 30, later ran home and barricaded himself there for several hours. SWAT officers were able to extract Bess, who was arrested for endangerment, felony flight and failure to stop for […]
Marijuana use among Colorado high schoolers has not increased since legalization, the state Health Department reported Monday in a new batch of youth survey results. The 2015 Healthy Kids Colorado survey of about 17,000 middle and high school students across the state showed that 21.2 percent of high school students reported that they currently use […]
During Hot 107.9’s Birthday Bash in Atlanta this past weekend, 50 Cent’s set was cut off before he was ready to stop, and in classic 50 Cent fashion, he didn’t let it slide. “You mean to tell me you motherfuckers is gonna kick me off the stage for T.I. and Jeezy? Fuck this!” 50 yelled before […]
Word has been spreading rapidly that the next PlayStation console called the “Neo” will be releasing this year. The home console will supposedly be designed to take advantage of 4K gaming and virtual reality support for the upcoming PlayStation VR, and it’s rumored to be out this November 2016.
With the win Chile moves on to the Centenario semifinals Wednesday in Chicago, where it will meet Colombia. Unbeaten Argentina plays the U.S. in the other semifinal Tuesday in Houston. Mexico, meanwhile, goes home embarrassed, its national-record 22-match unbeaten streak – and its pride – both broken by the most one-sided loss in a competitive […]