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Robot dog on coronavirus park patrol in Singapore

May 21, 2020 - 7:00 PM

Spot, the robotic dog, blasts out a message to ensure joggers and walkers keep their distance to limit the spread of the coronavirus

PARK PATROLLER. A woman jogs past a four-legged robot called Spot, which broadcasts a recorded message reminding people to observe safe distancing as a preventive measure against the spread of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus, during its two-week trial at the Bishan-Ang Moh Kio Park in Singapore on May 8, 2020. Photo by Roslan Rahman/AFP

WATCH: Boston Dynamics robot demos agility in 'parkour' video

Oct 12, 2018 - 11:12 AM

Atlas, Boston Dynamics' bipedal humanoid robot, learns some new tricks

ATLAS. Screenshot from Boston Dynamics

This company is building a massive pack of robot dogs for purchase starting in 2019

Jul 25, 2018 - 8:30 AM

By the middle of 2019, the company hopes to reach a production rate of 1,000 units a year

ROBODOG. Award recipient SpotMini Boston Dynamics Marc Raibert's dog-like robot comes up stage during Genius Gala 6.0 at Liberty Science Center on May 5, 2017 in Jersey City, New Jersey. File photo by Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images for Liberty Science Center/AFP

TED Talk: Smart machines to recover lost memories, mind your children

Apr 28, 2017 - 1:45 PM

A Berkeley professor however warns of the gorilla problem in which a potentially smarter specie overtakes an inferior one – like how AI could be to humans