These MIT engineers created a blind robot that looks suspiciously like the dogs from “Black Mirror” episode “Metalheads.”
@MATTDACOSTA6, tweeting about a video from Mashable showing that MIT engineers have built a “blind” four-legged robot that can jump onto tables and chase people on only three legs. To many, the robot was immediately reminiscent of the “dogs” in “Metalhead,” an episode of the popular U.K. series “Black Mirror.” The dogs in “Metalhead” rely on visual sensors, not cameras, to hunt down humans.
The Beyhive is a-buzz because Bey might be pregnant again.
@_Vaun, tweeting about the rumor that Queen Bey is pregnant. Speculation began after a fan uploaded video of Beyonce rubbing her stomach affectionately during her and her husband JAY-Z’s “On the Run Tour II.” Bey made a similar motion at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards to announce she was expecting their first child, Blue Ivy.
Britain is trying to get Green Day’s “American Idiot” to be the country’s No. 1 song in time for Trump’s visit.
@phylinese39, on the campaign to make Green Day’s 2004 single “American Idiot” No. 1 in the U.K. by the time President Trump arrives in London on Thursday for his first presidential visit. As of Tuesday, the song was No. 1 on Amazon’s U.K. best-sellers list and had cracked the British singles chart’s Top 20.
Costco is nixing the Polish hot dog and people are pissed, to say the least.
@Woah_Jojoo, blasting wholesale retailer Costco for revamping its beloved food court menu. The makeover cuts the Polish hot dog, a customer favorite. The new menu rollout includes plant-based protein salads, acai bowls and organic hamburgers. The Polish dog’s extensive fan base has started a change.org petition to bring it back.