Boston Dynamics is at it again
Boston Dynamics is at it again. Recently posting a new video titled Getting some air, Atlas?
They also have a more updated dog style robot as well that Boston Dynamics calls SpotMini.
SpotMini autonomously navigates a specified route through an office and lab facility. Before the test, the robot is manually driven through the space so it can build a map of the space using visual data from cameras mounted on the front, back and sides of the robot. During the autonomous run, SpotMini uses data from the cameras to localize itself in the map and to detect and avoid obstacles. Once the operator presses ‘GO’ at the beginning of the video, the robot is on its own. Total walk time for this route is just over 6 minutes. (The QR codes visible in the video are used to measure performance, not for navigation.)
We know that these put at least some of our hair standing up? How about you?