Boston Dynamics' new robot prototype

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  1. DonT

    DonT Deplorable bitter clinger.

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    Wow.

    [ame]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-7xvqQeoA8c[/ame]
     
  2. gunsmoker

    gunsmoker Lawyer and Gun Activist

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    Program it to box and let's find some folks willing to cage-fight it for $1000 worth of prize money.
    Put that on pay per view.
    It's a fortune of entertainment, just waiting to be made.
     

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    gunsmoker Lawyer and Gun Activist

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  4. moe mensale

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    A well placed Claymore or RPG and ..............
     
  5. Groundhound

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    From the YouTube comments on the video: "Hold it down and load Windows Vista on it".

    We may need to automate that as a defensive countermeasure before we get too far down this AI/robotics path....
     
  6. EJR914

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    That thing will be a T-1000 in no time at all, they probably covertly already have it :lol:
     
  7. EJR914

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    :rotfl2: :rotfl:
     
  8. Archangel

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    Yup, here we go...

    [ame]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Wlsd9mljiU[/ame]
     
  9. skynet

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    They are so cute when they are little!
     
  10. AtlPhilip

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  11. Nemo

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    Just get to da Choppa.

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  12. TITAN308

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    I'd still be confident with 30 available rounds of 9mm I could stop that nightmare if I needed to!

    Would be awesome if they sacrificed one to small arms fire just to see how little it takes to make it go bonkers and run into a wall.
     
  13. gsusnake

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    I, for one, welcome our new robot overlords.
     
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  14. AtlPhilip

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    Until it comes out of the lab and the military adds armor plating.
     
  15. moe mensale

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    On a large scale basis attacking the CPU is a viable option. But you'd need something a bit more robust than Vista. :lol:
     
  16. gsusnake

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    Break out the Windows Me dev team to write some REAL garbage for it.
     
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  17. phantoms

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    I can think for myself and I have a rule that says I can't harm a human. Wait, I can think for myself. Screw that rule.
     
  18. DonT

    DonT Deplorable bitter clinger.

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    They can open doors and stuff.

     
  19. skynet

    skynet Subjugating Humanity

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    Awww, such a cute little puppy!
     
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  20. Nemo

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    Yeah, and they are all controlled by and through Skynet.

    I better dig up more AP rounds.

    Nemo
     
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