Boston Dynamics' SpotMini recently learned how to hit the moves on the dance floor. Its moves have gone viral on YouTube and just go to show how far robot technology has advanced. Read more...More about Tech, Mashable Video, Robot, Dance, and Boston Dynamics
If you have a tiny dog, chances are its incessant barking is already the soundtrack to your life. This is just the next logical step.Putting his yappy canine to good use, YouTuber APBradley created a beautiful doggy cover of Aphex Twin's 1999 song, "Windowlicker."Thank you, teeny pup.
I just bought the first car I've owned in 13 years and decided to break it in properly over the weekend. Ingredients for this adventure included: Death Valley, being naked around your friends and a bunch of crusty hippies, hot springs, Unimogs full of twinks, mushrooms and 125 miles of off-roading.
What will it take for robots to become as common in our homes and daily lives as smartphones, TVs, and computers? Ask roboticist Tomotaka Takahashi. The famous Tokyo professor aims to be “the Steve Jobs of robotics,” by moving away from technical specs and emphasizing design,
After we published reader IT job horror stories , we received more than a 1000 comments, and you kicked it up to a whole other level. From finding porn on church systems to working IT in actual warzones, you’ve been to computerized hell and back. Read more...
Way up at the top of Northern California is a little piece of wilderness called The Lost Coast. It's too rugged to build on, meaning it's the last coastline here that's unspoiled. It's also dangerous, as you can see in this picture. Especially in winter, during a storm.
This weekend, Doctor Who returns, continuing a rich history of time travel and wild adventures. But which of the over 250 Doctor Who stories is the best, and which is the worst? Here’s our stab at ranking every single Doctor Who story, in order of quality.Read more...
What is best in life? Seeing a classic sword-and-sorcery hero brought to the big screen, with an iconic bodybuilder in the lead role. But how did Robert E. Howard's Conan the Barbarian become such a classic film? The path to glory was long and twisted.
For one year, Mork and Mindy was arguably the most successful science fiction TV show ever made. The comedy about an alien and his human best friend turned Robin Williams into a global sensation. How did this miracle happen, and why didn’t it last? To find out,
Fire! We're drawn to it like moths to a flame. (Wait...does that metaphor still work when it references the allure of fire?) Regardless, for this week's Shooting Challenge , you photographed flames, and here are the results.Read more...
We debunked a lot of fake viral photos this year. Eighty-six, to be exact. And that doesn't even include all those fake toilet photos from the Sochi Olympics , those fake Ebola cures , and all the lies that UberFacts helped spread . It was a busy year for fakes.Read more...
A year ago, during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Chinese smartphone maker Oppo demonstrated a smartphone camera with 5x lossless zoom. Now the company has announced a Jan. 16 event that hints at a smartphone camera with 10x optical zoom. SEE ALSO:
I've been about that KonMari life since 2016. That's when I fell under the spell of The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, the 2014 book from Marie Kondo that sparked her new Netflix series, Tidying Up With Marie Kondo.
DIY home security cameras are just one of those things that you should probably have. I mean, there's almost no way you won't benefit from it — unless feeling too safe is something to complain about.If being paranoid is a personality trait you carefully curate,
Some wild animals are seen so rarely that they're thought of as mythical creatures at this point. Take the majestic lynx, for example. An Alaskan man was working construction on a house when suddenly one, then two, then three of these mysterious cats decided to grace his presence.
Start your Monday with a good cup of coffee — there are plenty of deals today on coffee makers, from the Keurig K-Elite single-serve K-Cup Pod coffeemaker for $41 off to the Cuisinart Brew Central 12-cup programmable coffeemaker that's more than $100 off. And don't worry tea drinkers,
The increasing cost of the latest iPhone models may be starting to make sense.An internal United promotional sign has leaked with details about the company’s top business accounts. The most notable takeaway: Apple spends $150 million a year with the airline.That’s a lot.
Viral challenges can be pretty entertaining for people safely watching the mayhem through their phone screens, but a teen driver in Layton, Utah faced the harsh reality of these stunts when she crashed her car while blindfolded, allegedly because she was doing the "Bird Box" challenge. Reportedly,
It's a great time to be a coffee fiend, y'all.When it comes to getting your daily caffeine dose, heading over to your local coffee shop can feel convenient — until it doesn't. (AKA when you suddenly realize you're spending $40 a week on coffee. Oops.) That, my friends,
Most of the characters on American Horror Story don’t deserve a happy ending. There are a few true heroes scattered around its seven and three-quarters seasons — the life-loving witch Misty Day, the well intentioned Kit Walker, Cordelia Goode,
Heading into the cooler months means it's time to get cozy with a good movie, or binge-watch the latest Netflix show. (Seriously, how great is Haunting of Hill House?!)SEE ALSO: Get the Apple iPad Pro on sale for $50 off at Walmart,
Google Glass 横空问世之后，关于这款产品侵犯隐私的讨论一直未平息过，虽然它的应用前景构想十分宏伟，但让公众去接受还有一个漫长的过程。
在ASP.NET MVC 4 on Mono中使用OracleClient in CentOS 6.x的问题记录前言最近有个Web项目，业务功能不复杂，但是这个客户(某政府部门)有两个硬性要求：1、数据库必须使用Oracle；2、程序必须运行在Linux或HP-Unix系统中。虽然把.NET程序跑在.
The ISS has been around for 16 years now, and we're used to the idea of having a permanently-manned station in orbit. But in the decades leading up to its creation, NASA floated dozens of other ideas for a station—some of them prescient, others seemingly ridiculous to our eyes.Read more...
Facebook has again unleashed its Year In Review app, automatically compiling some of the most-liked photos from your feeds over 2014 and puts them into a neat little timeline.When you sign into Facebook, you’ll see an advertisement to check out your Year In Review, customize it,
Angelina Jolie stole the show at the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards on Saturday night, when she delivered a heartwarming speech to children around the worldJolie won the award for Favorite Villain for her title role in the Disney film Maleficent. After hugging Shiloh and Zahara,