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Meet ‘Spot,’ Google And Boston Dynamics’ Newest Nightmare-Fueling Robot

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If you thought Boston Dynamics' BigDog robot was peak nightmare fuel, say hello to "Spot", their new collaboration with Google.

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Thanks For Nothing, Science: The Terrifying BigDog Robot Can Now Hurl Cinder Blocks

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Remember the terrifying BigDog robot? Now it has an extra arm to pick up cinder blocks and throw them across the room. Oh, goody.

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The Pentagon’s Cheetah Robot Beats Usain Bolt’s Speed Record, Is Nightmare Fuel

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Boston Dynamics' DARPA-funded Cheetah robot broke the land speed record for legged robots six months ago. Now it broke the record for humans, too.

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Dear Technology, Thank You For Another Walking Robot Video

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Look, I realize that my own engineering background pretty much began and ended with that time I changed the batteries in my TV remote, but even I must make a little sense when I say ENOUGH WITH THE WALKING ROBOTS, por favor.

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LittleDog is Learning, Waiting, Plotting

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If you were terrified by Boston Dynamics' "Big Dog" robot (videos below) a couple years ago, prepare to drop bricks because Boston Dynamics has improved their LittleDog quadruped robot and have released their nightmare fuel all over the youtubes.


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