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Useless Police Robot Fails to Call For Help When Needed

If there was an emergency and you saw a police robot patrolling the area, a reasonable person would expect that simply pushing its emergency alert button would call for help. That’s what a California woman reportedly tried to do. In reality, the robot told her to get out of the way and carried on with its business. Read More >>

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Shopping Centre Suspends Toddler-Clobbering Security Robot

A shopping centre in the States has suspended its security robots following an incident last week in which a 16-month-old boy collided with one of its machines, resulting in a minor injury. Read More >>

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This Company is Making Robot Security Guards That Look Like Daleks

If you're sitting down at the drawing board to design a robotic security guard, and you don't want people to run the other way screaming 'oh hell no' at first sight, here's a little tip: don't make it look like the evil killer cyborg from a science fiction programme. Read More >>