Autonomous “Robocop”-style robots, equipped with microphones, speakers, cameras, laser scanners and sensors, have started to guard Silicon Valley.
The security robots, called Knightscope K5 Autonomous Data Machines, were designed by a robotics company, Knightscope, located in Mountain View, California.
The robots are programmed to notice unusual behavior and alert controllers.
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Ah, well. I imagine that this kind of technology is often overlooked if we only go to Silicon Valley to look at tablets and apps and whatnot.
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