Tech Bytes: Robot Flipper, Pizza Shoes

Updated: March 06, 2018 06:16 AM

In today's Tech Bytes, Facebook admits it made a mistake. In a survey, it asked some British users whether pedophiles should be allowed to ask a 14-year- old girl for sexually explicit pictures. Facebook quickly ended that survey.

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A California fast-food restaurant has a fry-cook who never takes a break or asks for a raise. it's Flippy, the robot the robot arm. Flippy works at the CaliBurger in Pasadena. It takes orders and uses sensors to tell when the meat is cooked. However, Flippy still needs a human to put the hamburgers on the grill and add the toppings.

New shoes from Pizza Hut not only make you look good, they'll feed you, too. There's an Amazon Dash button in each shoe. One orders a pair of pizzas, the other pauses your TV. Only 50 pairs will be made.

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