Joining Ian Punnett, Michael Uslan discussed how his fan boy love of super heroes turned him into one of the most successful Hollywood producers, and how his life-long dream of bringing the real Batman to the silver screen became a reality. In the first hour, consumer advocate Martin Lindstrom revealed how companies manipulate consumers to get them to buy their products.
Robotics manufacturer Boston Dynamics unveiled video this week showing its 'AlphaDog' quadrupedic robot prototype. Funded by DARPA and designed for military use, AlphaDog can navigate uneven terrain, carry up to 400 pounds, trot beside soldiers for around 20 miles, and even stand up after lying on its side. More at Wired.