The fabulous Kasey McMahon of yourpsychogirlfriend.com, whose Compubeaver and Text-o-Possum we featured in early Boing Boing TV episodes, has sent along this amazing photograph of a newly completed work: a fully functional birdcage dress. By "fully functional," I mean that it has birdies in it. There's an Instructables for it, too! Roll your own.
Cassie, a robot that looks disturbingly like a person without an upper body, ran 100 meters in 24.73 seconds at the Whyte Track and Field Center in Corvallis, Oregon yesterday, breaking the Guinness World Record for the fastest 100 meters by a bipedal robot. The robot was designed at Oregon State University College of Engineering… READ THE REST
A Florida CEO of a company located in Clearwater, which declared a state of emergency Tuesday due to Hurricane Ian, asked employees to show up at the office and keep working. "Obviously you feeling safe and comfortable is of the utmost importance, but I honestly want to continue to deliver and I want to have… READ THE REST
It took me a while to figure out which person was wearing the high heels in this photo. I'm glad I'm not the only one who was confused. READ THE REST
Life can be hectic, which is why so much of our day-to-day activities have shifted to online services. But, one thing that's been difficult to move to the online world is keeping track of your health. While you used to have to account for all the time you'd sit in traffic on the way to… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. Control your existing door lock from your phone with the Switchbot Lock. When it comes to smart locks, there's no shortage of options available. In fact, there are so many options… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. Many folks would say that a television set is a home essential, but it has clear downsides. For one, they're typically expensive. Plus, once you mount one to your wall, that's… READ THE REST