San Francisco police get permission to use robots to kill citizens
SFPD say they have no current plans to kill citizens with robots.
On Nov 29, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
‘But they don’t take Apple Pay in store’: Walmart deploys snack robots in parking lots. They sell 2 items and accept Apple Pay
'Who the f*ck wants a Kinder Egg or beef jerky mid-walk in the parking lot.'
On Oct 27, 2022 by Braden Bjella
Boston Dynamics, which makes a robot dog you can put a gun on, says you can’t put a gun on its robot dog
So please don't.
On Oct 6, 2022 by Jacob Seitz
‘I’m literally terrified’: Chili’s robot server sings Happy Birthday to customers, sparking debate
'It’s all fun and games before the robot becomes self aware.'
On Jun 16, 2022 by Melody Heald
‘Bro I hate San Francisco so much’: Robot barista filmed running airport coffee shop, sparking debate
'Why does the airport have a coffee robot with a goddamn nft on the order screen?'
On Jun 2, 2022 by Grace Stanley
Did hackers commandeer surveillance robots at a Russian airport?
The hackers are citing Russia's invasion of Ukraine as justification.
On May 17, 2022 by Mikael Thalen
‘If she’s got to follow the thing what is the dang point’: Video of worker helping robot worker in diner sparks debate
'I would get up and walk away if that brought me food out!'
On Apr 6, 2022 by Brooke Sjoberg
‘These companies will really do anything but give people raises’: Viral TikTok of Chili’s robot server sparks debate
'Support the service industry. Tip over the robot.'
On Dec 21, 2021 by Kahron Spearman
‘Have the AI finally taken over everything?’: Viral video shows robot waiter at Denny’s, sparks labor debate
'[T]his will sadly replace a ton of jobs over the next decade.'
On Nov 25, 2021 by Mikael Thalen
Jamba Juice flamed for robot worker that can’t even pour smoothie into cup properly
'Jamba Juice should rethink this whole robot worker thing.'
On Oct 20, 2021 by Brooke Sjoberg
Well, they finally strapped a sniper rifle to a robot dog
A robotics company has put a sniper rifle on a quadrupedal robot dog.
On Oct 14, 2021 by Mikael Thalen
Elon Musk’s new Tesla Bot definitely isn’t a real thing
This overhyped humanoid robot is basically just a piece of concept art.
On Aug 20, 2021 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
‘This is kind of sad’: TikToker gets manicure by a robot in viral video, sparking debate
'I love my nail lady. She works so hard for her business.'
On Jun 2, 2021 by Mikael Thalen
‘They’ll hire a robot before they pay a human a living wage’: Restaurant hires robot server amid labor shortage
A restaurant says it purchased the robot due to a 'labor shortage.'
On May 20, 2021 by Mikael Thalen