Waltham, Massachusetts: These robots have rhythm.
Boston Dynamics launched a video on Tuesday exhibiting 4 of its robots dancing to the 1962 hit “Do You Love Me?” by The Contours, and it caught fireplace on-line.
Two of the corporate’s humanoid Atlas fashions do the twist, the mashed potato and different basic strikes, joined by Spot, a doglike robotic, and Deal with, a wheeled robotic designed for warehouse work.
Boston Dynamics is notorious for its scary robotic movies, however this one is clearly a playful try to shut the books on 2020.
“Our complete crew obtained collectively to have a good time the beginning of what we hope will probably be a happier 12 months,” the Waltham, Massachusetts, firm says within the caption.
1000’s applauded the robots’ strikes and the expertise powering them. Others seemed to be a bit of freaked out by their dexterity.
“Barely creepy, I’ve to confess,” tweeted Carl Bildt, a Swedish diplomat who co-chairs the European Council on International Relations.
“Do you’re keen on me? Not whenever you come to annihilate us,” tweeted Jan Nicolas, a photographer.