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Chinese Startup Unitree Begins Selling a Headless Robot Dog for $2,700

Long-time Slashdot reader cusco shares an interesting report from IEEE Spectrum: In 2017, we first wrote about the Chinese startup Unitree Robotics, which had the goal of „making legged robots as popular and affordable as smartphones and drones.“ Relative to the cost of other quadrupedal robots (like Boston Dynamics‘ $74,000 Spot), Unitree’s quadrupeds are very …

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Test out next-gen space tech in Kerbal Space Program

Enlarge (credit: Take-Two Interactive) Most games lose relevance after a few years, but the indie rocket-building game Kerbal Space Program is a bit different. It’s a glitchy, 10-year-old underdog of a game with a cult following of programmers, engineers, astronaut candidates, and your typical lay explosion enthusiasts, and it has a unique and active community …

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Twitter Accused of ‚Deliberately‘ Defying Indian Government’s New Social Media Rules

Twitter has „deliberately“ defied and failed to comply with India’s new social media rules, according to the country’s technology minister Ravi Shankar Prasad. Reuters reports that the rules, which became effective in late May, make social media companies „more accountable to legal requests for swift removal of posts and sharing details on the originators of …

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DIY home security can be nearly half off thanks to Ring Prime Day deals

Alexa-powered smart homes have the widest variety of products available, but even with all this choice, Amazon’s own Ring brand makes the best do-it-yourself kit you can buy. Thanks to Prime Day, Ring Alarm (2nd Gen) is on sale for 40% off the regular list price, putting it at the lowest price the alarm system …

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Ring’s very best value video doorbell costs less than $50 on Prime Day

Ring Video Doorbell Wired was already the most economical way to get into the video doorbell game, and this Prime Deal makes it impossible to say no. It’s our pick for best value Ring Video Doorbell for a reason. At just $45 for Prime Day, it’s basically impossible to beat Ring Video Doorbell Wired’s ability …

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This Eero Pro mesh Wi-Fi kit covers 5,500 sq ft and is 40% off on Prime Day

Amazon’s Prime Day is a great time to grab an Eero mesh solution. There are a handful of great Eero deals as well as deals on a lot of other Amazon devices. If you’ve been on the fence about upgrading your Wi-Fi’s performance, it’s a good time to act. The standard Eero is our favorite …

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