Elon Musk’s Tesla stated it’s utilizing know-how examined out on self-driving vehicles to construct a humanoid robotic designed to help people in day-to-day work. The prototype is about to be unveiled subsequent 12 months.
The information was introduced on Tesla’s AI Day, which was streamed on the corporate’s web site Thursday night time.
The presentation started with an individual in a robotic swimsuit performing a wide range of dances on stage. Musk shortly stepped in to guarantee everybody that “that was not actual.”
He then stated that the prototype of a humanoid robotic with an analogous design, known as ‘Tesla Bot’, will likely be prepared someday subsequent 12 months.
Can't wait to have a dance celebration with my Tesla bot. 😂 pic.twitter.com/2bj1hde0S0
— Maria Merano (@Writer_01001101) August 20, 2021
The robotic will stand at 5’8, have eight cameras and assist homeowners eradicate “harmful, repetitive and boring duties,” Musk stated, including that the bot will likely be pleasant and innocent to people.
“At a mechanical degree, at a psychical degree, you possibly can run away from it and most certainly overpower it. Hopefully, that doesn’t ever occur, however you by no means know,” the businessman quipped, prompting laugher from the viewers. “Basically, the way forward for bodily work will likely be a selection.”
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Musk stated Tesla has sufficient assets and expertise in constructing self-driving vehicles to unveil a robotic that may theoretically be taught to do issues like selecting up groceries.
Mainly, if you concentrate on what we’re doing proper now with vehicles, Tesla is arguably the world’s greatest robotics firm as a result of our vehicles are like semi-sentient robots on wheels.
The prospect of proudly owning a Tesla Bot was enthusiastically met on-line, with some predictably mentioning well-known AIs from movies such because the ‘Terminator’ saga and ‘I, Robotic’.
“Elon musk and tesla introduced they’re engaged on a tesla bot” pic.twitter.com/j0JACq19N7
— MARS (@DrugsnTitties) August 20, 2021
The place have I seen Elon musks Tesla Bot earlier than…. pic.twitter.com/JHNmetEwPa
— CaptainMB (@capnyuji) August 20, 2021
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