Tech Bytes: Baseball turns to artificial crowd noises

Created: July 22, 2020 09:59 AM

Amazon expands testing of its delivery robot. Scout a 6-wheeled robot has been on the road in two locations since January of last year but Amazon now says it's being tested in Atlanta, Georgia and Franklin, Tennessee. No word on when Scout's testing will be complete.


A tradition ends in November when Walmart fans will have to shop online on Thanksgiving. For the first time in 30 years, Walmart is closing on the holiday as a way to say thanks to workers for stepping up during the pandemic.

Baseball fans will still be able to influence their favorite team. When the season starts people will be able to boo or cheer into Major League Baseball's app. Ballpark staff can then match that up with the artificial crowd noise as being pumped into the stadium

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