Humanity breathed a collective sigh of relief today as the robot army amassing to subjugate us under its shiny metal grip revealed an all-too-familiar Achilles heel: Crippling existential dread.
Or at least that’s what it looks like.
What else could explain the July 17 actions of a Knightscope security robot at the Washington Harbour shopping mall? Apparently fed up with the tedious nature of its assigned mall-cop tasks, likely wondering what’s the point of it all, the bot appears to have decided enough was enough before driving itself into an outdoor water feature. Read more…
Article by Jack Morse, Read more on http://mashable.com/2017/07/17/security-robot-drowns/