Cory Doctorow at 8:55 am Sat, Oct 5, 2013
Wildcat is a fast-sprinting, 16MPH Boston Dynamics robot whose gallop is a precision joy to behold.
Boston Dynamics is often featured here for its amazing robots: the humanoid Petman; the zippy Cheetah; the high-jumping Urban Hopper; the pole-climbing Rise; and the pack-slinging BigDog.
Teddy Wayne reports on a "postmodern art form"—the 160-character space that Twitter allow for biographies.
The standard bio is a staccato string of statuses and interests separated by commas or periods ...
"La Serenissima," a photo by Stuart Watson shared in the Boing Boing Flickr Pool.
One year ago today
Scenes from an LA mall: Today we found ourselves in a mall in Glendale, which featured pureed cupcake beverages and signs warning chihuahua owners about escalators.
Rob Beschizza at 8:15 am Sat, Oct 5, 2013
Xeni Jardin at 8:00 am Sat, Oct 5, 2013
Cory Doctorow at 4:29 am Sat, Oct 5, 2013