They’ll take over our gymnasium membership now too?
Simply in time for the vacations, the researchers at Boston Dynamics revealed a brand new video exhibiting that robots will not simply be taking up our jobs. It seems the group’s Atlas “humanoid” robotic, which measures roughly 5 ft tall and weighs 165 lbs, can soar onto containers and do backflips manner higher than I ever will.
“Atlas’ skill to steadiness whereas performing duties permits it to work in a big quantity whereas occupying solely a small footprint,” the corporate says on its web site.
That is simply the newest step towards eventual robotic domination of our jobs, in fact. Robots till now have been largely relegated to manufacturing and industrial work, however analysts say that is simply the beginning. Whereas consultants say, it’s clear robots are inching (or leaping, on this case) ever nearer to what we people can do.
Boston Dynamics specifically has develop into widespread for posting YouTube movies exhibiting off what its robots can do.
Only a couple days in the past, the corporateworking exterior. Prior to now, the corporate has proven different prototypes doing varied tips, and .
The corporate,, did not instantly reply to a request for remark about what these new capabilities imply for Atlas particularly. However it’s probably that being extra nimble means the robotic might be able to work in rougher terrain.
No phrase on whether or not proudly owning an Atlas would rely towards my CrossFit targets although.
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