• Watch this adorable robot dog dance - then try not to picture it attacking you

    27 days ago - By The Next Web

    Boston Dynamics‘ amazing Spot robot, a four-legged machine capable of moving in ways man's best friend never dreamed of, just dropped its first dance video on YouTube. In the video, released yesterday, the robot gets funky to none other than Bruno Mars. Hopefully this indicates our AI overlords will spare the soulful crooner - after all, he'd catch a grenade for you. Here's the video, we bet you can't make it through without imagining the robot leaping through the screen and grabbing you. It'd probably do that thing that dogs do when they whip their heads back and forth like...
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  • This robot does parkour video - CNET

    This robot does parkour video - CNET

    27 days ago - By CNET

    Boston Dynamics Atlas robot steps up its workout regimen. Plus, scientists 3D-print human tissue and here's the creepiest phone attachment you'll ever see.
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  • Watch: Boston Dynamics' SpotMini twerk to ‘Uptown Funk'

    Watch: Boston Dynamics' SpotMini twerk to ‘Uptown Funk'

    27 days ago - By MobileSyrup

    Robotics firm Boston Dynamics has shared its latest promotional video. This time around, we get to see SpotMini, the company's least ominous looking robot, dance to “Uptown Funk” and, umm, twerk while looking at the camera. It's all a bit too much, and clearly the work of a group of mad scientists. The all-electric SpotMini weighs 30 kg and features 17 joints. SpotMini evolved out of Boston Dynamics' BigDog project , in which the firm, along with NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab, was tasked by the U.S.'s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency to create a pack mule-like robot to accompany...
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