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Meet Salto-1P, the jumping robot

Salto is a jumping robot that is all heart (and legs). A project originally launched in 2017 this tiny robot thrusts itself up and down and back and forth like a crazed grasshopper, jumping with absolute precision and loads of speed. Created by the UC Berkeley’s Biomimetic Millisystems Lab, this ...

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Why are Trump and sex workers angry about shadow banning?

The issue, which Twitter says it’s fixing, was simple: If you searched for, say, GOP Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel, simply typing the first few letters of her name wouldn’t bring up her account. But the same couldn’t be said for Democrats. Twitter’s Product Lead, Kayvon Beykpour, explained that the behavioral ranking ...

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MacBook Pro review (2018): Apple plays catch-up

For me, this upgrade isn’t enough. I’ve never been a fan of Apple’s flat butterfly switch keys, since they have no depth. If Microsoft can squeeze a decent amount of key travel out of the Surface keyboard cover, Apple has no excuse. Instead, it seems more intent on trying to ...

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