DVR Removes Commercials, Animal Crossing Hits 15M Downloads

Plex has rolled out a new feature to allow you to skip the commercials in TV programs.

Nintendo’s Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp has been downloaded 15 million times... making it the game makers most significant mobile title launch since Mario Run.

And scientists at MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory and Harvard have developed origami-like artificial muscles that add much-needed strength to soft robots, allowing them to lift objects as much as 1,000 times their own weight -- using only water or air pressure.

(Published Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017)

Plex has rolled out a new feature to allow you to skip the commercials in TV programs.

Nintendo’s Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp has been downloaded 15 million times... making it the game makers most significant mobile title launch since Mario Run.

And scientists at MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory and Harvard have developed origami-like artificial muscles that add much-needed strength to soft robots, allowing them to lift objects as much as 1,000 times their own weight -- using only water or air pressure.