• New ‘parkour' video shows Boston Dynamics robot training to overthrow humanity

    2 monthes ago - By Digital Trends

    Robots doing backflips? That's so 2017! In its latest jaw-dropping YouTube video, Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot pulls off some frankly astonishing parkour stunts for our viewing pleasure.
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  • Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot learns parkour for crazy new video

    Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot learns parkour for crazy new video

    2 monthes ago - By SlashGear

    Boston Dynamics has published another video showcasing its Atlas robot and the new skills it has acquired. This video, simply called “Parkour Atlas,” shows the company's Atlas robot perform a fairly basic parkour activity - quickly ascending three large steps - with a level of agility that is life-like. Though the robot isn't quite at the level of human activities,...
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  • Watch Boston Dynamics' humanoid robot leap up massive steps like it's nothing

    Watch Boston Dynamics' humanoid robot leap up massive steps like it's nothing

    2 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    Two years ago, Boston Dynamics' humanoid robot Atlas needed a big ol' safety tether to shuffle its way down a flat hiking trail. Five years ago it needed a big, bolted-down support structure to keep itself upright.
    Now it's casually leaping up and over obstacles that would leave many humans huffing and puffing.
    The company demonstrated Atlas' newly found hops in a video published this morning:
    It starts with a lil' leap over a log before Atlas bounds its way right up a set of 40 cm steps.
    While just getting a massive, heavy robot to walk on two feet is a feat few companies have cracked...
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  • Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot shows upgraded agility in 'Parkour' video

    2 monthes ago - By Engadget

    Just two years ago Boston Dynamics proudly showed off a new generation of its Atlas robot that could take an untethered stroll through the woods, before advancing to balancing on one leg and even landing a backflip.
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  • Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot can now navigate obstacles Parkour-style and it'll haunt your nightmares

    Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot can now navigate obstacles Parkour-style and it'll haunt your nightmares

    2 monthes ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    Are we watching the birth of the robot rebellion before our eyes? Check out the latest video of Boston Dynamics' freakishly talented Atlas robot, and you'd be forgiven for thinking the final days of the Age of Man are at hand. Ok, ok, maybe that's unnecessary hyperbole. But we'll see if you still think so when this machine from the Softbank-owned robotics design company that can apparently now do Parkour is chasing you and ready to let slip the robot dogs of war.
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  • Watch Boston Dynamics' Humanoid Robot Do Parkour

    2 monthes ago - By Wired

    A new video of Atlas, the company's two-legged robot, shows off its agility as it bounds up a platform.
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  • Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot now does parkour - CNET

    2 monthes ago - By CNET

    I'm out y'all. I'm so out.
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  • Boston Dynamics will definitely win the first Robot Ninja Warrior

    Boston Dynamics will definitely win the first Robot Ninja Warrior

    2 monthes ago - By The Verge

    Everyone's favorite future robot overlords are back with a new trick: parkour. SoftBank-owned Boston Dynamics released a short video today that shows its bipedal humanoid Atlas robot breezing over a log before showing some serious ups as it hops to the top of a set of staggered boxes.
    It's another feather in the cap of the small Massachusetts outfit, which has regularly teased new robots with new capabilities for years now despite having been abandoned by Google. While it's still not totally clear whether Boston Dynamics will find paying customers for these robots , just look at the list...
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