Robot dinosaur sacked and other technology news

BBC Click’s Stephen Beckett looks at some of the best tech news stories of the week including;

  • YouTube clips that depict dangerous or emotionally distressing “pranks” have been banned from the platform.
  • Nike has launched self-lacing trainers, which fit themselves to the shape of the foot and are controlled via a smartphone
  • Japan’s robot Henn na Hotel – which in English means weird hotel – has laid off half of its 243 strong robotic workforce after technical problems

See more at Click’s website and @BBCClick.