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Ford debuts automated robots - and they're terrifying


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Ford debuts automated robots - and they're terrifying

Whilst Amazon’s latest push for efficient and time-sensitive deliveries relies on the business acumen of its staff, Ford has doubled down on its engineering and robotics prowess to create the next step in the Western world devolving into an Orwellian utopian novel.

‘Digit’ is the latest creation from Agility Robotics, in collaboration with Ford, designed to take your delivery from a (presumably automated) car, and deliver it to your door. The two-legged robot was initially announced in early 2019, but has since been trialled and is now completely operational.

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