French army is testing Boston Dynamics’ robot dog

The French army is the latest buyer of Boston Dynamics’ robot dog Spot, which it’s using for training in combat scenarios.  Images have been shared by France‘s military school, the Saint-Cyr, of Spot with soldiers during military exercises.   The military school said Spot, and the ‘robotisation of the battlefield’, is helping ‘raising students’ awareness of … Read more

Batter up! George Clooney hits a few softballs while Ben Affleck plays the field in Boston

Ben Affleck, 48, looks surprisingly youthful as he plays a game of softball with George Clooney on the Boston set of the upcoming film The Tender Bar By Sam Joseph Semon For Dailymail.com Published: 23:16 BST, 7 April 2021 | Updated: 23:16 BST, 7 April 2021 Ben Affleck and George Clooney were spotted filming at … Read more

JetBlue launches its first-ever transatlantic route from JFK and Boston to London

JetBlue announced Tuesday that it will be launching its first-ever transatlantic route to London from two US airports despite COVID-19 restrictions still in place for international travel.  According to a press release from the airline, the 7-hour flights will take off from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and the Boston Logan International Airport … Read more

Robots: Boston Dynamics unveils new warehouse machine that can shift up to 800 boxes per hour 

Boston Dynamics first showed off SpotMini, the most advanced robot dog ever created, in a video posted in November 2017. The firm, best known for Atlas, its 5 foot 9 (1.7 metre) humanoid robot, has revealed a new ‘lightweight’ version of its robot Spot Mini. The robotic canine was shown trotting around a yard, with … Read more

Ben Affleck turns back time as he films The Tender Bar in Boston for director George Clooney

Ben Affleck turns back time as he films The Tender Bar on location in Boston for director George Clooney By Rachel Mcgrath For Dailymail.com Published: 23:40 GMT, 23 March 2021 | Updated: 23:49 GMT, 23 March 2021 He’s starring in the new movie being directed by his pal George Clooney. And on Monday, Ben Affleck … Read more

Supreme Court agrees to hear appeal to reinstate Boston Bomber’s death sentence 

The US Supreme Court on Monday agreed to consider the Justice Department’s bid to reinstate Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s death sentence for helping carry out the 2013 attack that killed three people and wounded more than 260 others  The US Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear the Justice Department’s appeal to reinstate Boston … Read more

Boston Dynamics builds robotic Dr. Spot to help physicians do triage without seeing patients

A dog-like mobile robot named Dr. Spot could advance medical treatment during the COVID-19 pandemic by providing a new connection between patients in isolation and doctors who need to see them. The four-legged robot is designed to help evaluations by having the canine machine with a video camera, which is connected to a physician, visit … Read more

Ben Affleck is dashing as ever out in LA… as The Tender Bar begins shooting in Boston

Ben Affleck is dashing as ever out in LA… as his upcoming movie The Tender Bar films in Boston directed by George Clooney By Sameer Suri For Dailymail.com Published: 08:02 GMT, 20 March 2021 | Updated: 08:02 GMT, 20 March 2021 Ben Affleck was spotted looking dashing as ever when he surfaced from lockdown in … Read more

George Clooney calls the shots as he directs drama The Tender Trap on location in suburban Boston

George Clooney calls the shots as he directs coming-of-age drama The Tender Trap on location in suburban Boston By Rachel Mcgrath For Dailymail.com Published: 05:44 GMT, 19 March 2021 | Updated: 05:44 GMT, 19 March 2021 He’s directing the drama The Tender Bar which is currently filming on location in the  suburbs of Boston. And … Read more

LeBron James is set to become Boston Red Sox part owner with business partner Maverick Carter

Yankees fan LeBron James is set to become Red Sox part owner after buying into the club’s parent company with business partner Maverick Carter LeBron James is set to become part owner of the Boston Red Sox, as well as other sports properties, on top of his current 2 percent stake in Liverpool FC James, … Read more