ICYMI: Social on 8’s top stories for Wednesday:
- Facebook officially rolled out its different emotion buttons, like “love”, “haha”, “anger”, and “sadness.”
- Mastercard is working on technology for allowing its customers to pay with a selfie or their fingerprint.
- McDonald’s is working on new breakfast items in their California locations, including yogurt partfaits, smoothies, and breakfast bowls with eggs whites, turkey sausage, and kale.
- The American Kennel Club declared the Labrador Retriever America’s top dog for the 25th straight year.
- Boston Dynamics has refined their humanoid robot, Atlas, making it smaller and more stable. Like a human, it stands at 5’9″ and about 180 pounds.
- YOUMO is a customizable, smart power strip that you can build to any shape. It includes wireless charging, USB ports, and US and EU connections.
- Army specialist Amanda Rodriguez reunited with her son after being deployed for about a year in Afghanistan.