Creepy ‘coronavirus-screening’ robot returns to Times Square

The creepy robot that was booted from midtown Manhattan while screening for the coronavirus has returned to Times Square. The 5-foot-tall droid, which was created by Pennsylvania-based company Promobot, rolled around the tourist spot Monday with a survey quizzing people about possible symptoms. Promobot founder Oleg Kivorkutsev said around 200 passersby took the bot’s interactive survey — which asked questions […]

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‘It’s creepy’: The secretive company co-founded by an Australian that might end privacy as we know It

Until recently, Hoan Ton-That's greatest hits included an obscure iPhone game and an app that let people put US President Donald Trump's distinctive yellow hair on their own photos. Then Ton-That — an Australian techie and onetime model — did something momentous: He invented a tool that could end your ability to walk down the street anonymously and provided it […]

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MIT’s creepy four-legged robot can now do backflips

If a robot that can run, jump and climb isn’t your thing, maybe one that can do backflips is. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology recently unveiled a new video of its Mini Cheetah robot, demonstrating that the four-legged android is now capable of doing backflips. “MIT’S new mini cheetah robot is the first four-legged robot to do a backflip. At […]

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Huge mother spider carries hundreds of her babies on her back

Creepy or cute? Huge mother spider carries hundreds of her babies on her back The spider was painstakingly photographed in the Western Ghats mountain range of India by David Higgins  He said he became intrigued by the burrowing arachnid after noticing an unusual bump on its back Spider with bugs crawling over its back may seem horrific but David said […]

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