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Boston Dynamics’ latest robot can open doors

Boston Dynamics’ latest SpotMini update the four-legged robot to open doors.

(Boston Dynamics)

The latest robot update by Boston Dynamics — a company that is known for its nerve-wracking SpotMini robots can now open doors, as shown in the company’s latest YouTube video.

The video, titled “Hey Buddy, Can You give Me a Hand?” gives a typical yellow dog-like creation of Boston Dynamics walking in the direction of a door and investigate, before another robot approaches the door.

The second SpotMini robot pride on and brings the black arm, who is reaching for the latch of the door and goes to open the door.

The arm maneuvers around the door, which opens up the whole, and the polite SpotMini can be first robot to enter the first room, before following suit.

BOSTON DYNAMIC IS TRYING TO MAKE THE ROBOTS LESS TERRIFYING, BUT IT WORKS?

Social media users joked online about how life-like the Boston Dynamic robot become.

In November, Elon Musk freaked out about the company, then one last robot, saying: it was just the beginning of what is to come — that the latest invention was nothing compared to what we will see next.

“This is nothing,” Musk tweeted. “In a few years, that bone will move so fast you need a flashlight to see it. Sweet dreams…”

This is nothing. In a few years, that bone will move so fast you need a flashlight to see it. Sweet dreams… https://t.co/0MYNixQXMw

— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) November 26, 2017

Musk, who said that he believes that artificial intelligence could be the cause of the second World War 3, has repeatedly called for governments around the world to regulate artificial intelligence and robotics, just as the society is with other sectors, such as food and medicine.

The tech leader said in the time that we “Got to arrange AI/robotics as we eat, drugs, aircraft, and automobiles.”

“The public risks require public supervision. The elimination of the FAA wdn / not [SIC] make flying safer. They are there for a good reason,” Musk added.

Got to arrange AI/robotics as we eat, drugs, airplanes, and cars. Public risks require public supervision. The elimination of the FAA wdn / not fly to make it safer. They are there for a good reason.https://t.co/6OXZC3UdMW

— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) November 26, 2017

Fox News’ Chris Ciaccia, contributed to this report.

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