In this week's episode, MAD's Maddest Writer Dick DeBartolo stops by to discuss some neat gadgets and the history of MAD Magazine. After that, Don talks with Bob Perry of Panasonic about the state of the HDTV industry and what we can expect for the future. And is Circuit City dead? Don thinks so.
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The K5 robot, developed by Sunnyvale, Calif.-based Knightscope, is designed to be a surveillance robot for law enforcement, private security firms, schools and anything else looking for an extra set of eyes and ears on the ground. The 5-foot, 300-pound robot can roam autonomously, sending back real time data about an area with technology that does facial recognition, lidar mapping and 360-degree video. CNET's Kara Tsuboi got a closer look at what makes the K5 robot tick.