Boston Dynamics, a subsidiary company of Google which is known for its advances engineering and robotics operations, has post a video on their YouTube channel wishing you a Merry Christmas which has gone viral.
What’s interesting about the video is not the Santa, rather it’s the reindeers. The video post by Boston Dynamics shows its robot named “Spot” pulling the sledge with a human Santa on it.
Spot is a four-legged robot designed for indoor and outdoor operation. It is electrically powered and hydraulically actuated. Spot has a sensor head that helps it navigate and negotiate rough terrain. Spot weighs about 160 lbs.
Almost 18 hours later, the video has been watched over three hundred thousand (300,000) times and this video which was created for wishing happy holidays from Boston Dynamics has been trashed by the viewers calling it “terrifying”, “horrifying” whereas there are some others coming in support for Boston Dynamics.
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