Following Friday’s US Supreme Court decision legalising gay marriage across all the States of America, Facebook released a tool that encouraged people express solidarity with a rainbow profile picture. Perhaps a cause for concern, Facebook hasn't denied that it's tracking people that use the tool. Read more >>
Star Wars is an apparent analogy for WW2, where the Empire is the Third Reich and Darth Vader is Hitler. So it wouldn’t be a surprise if elements of the film, like its logo, were pulled from fascist sources, right? Not so fast.
A snakebot recently crawled up my leg. The engineers sort of grinned while I grimaced. I expect most robots to destroy me, but these snakebots are designed to do the opposite. And they could change robotics as we know it.