20 Pictures of Awesome Robots Doing Boring Chores

 
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    May 17, 2012 at 6:00 am


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    Back in the 1980s, we totally thought robots would be like this:

    awesome gun robot

    and maybe a little like this:

     

    But now, we’re well into the 21st Century, and it turns out robots look more like this:

    The best technology on the planet is being developed into robots that do the most mundane household chores. To express our general discontent that the Singularity is taking its sweet time, we found 20 pics of classy robots forced to do menial tasks:

    Serving drinks

     


     

     

    Floor Mopping

     

    Scooping candy

     

    Washing dishes

     

    Hair Washing

     

    Dustbusting the pavement

     

    Laundry

     

    Getting cereal

     

    Cooking

     

    Serving food

    This "meal" appears to consist of a salad, a piece of bread, and a ketchup bottle.

     

    Folding towels

     

    lawn mowing

     

    Dish washing

     

    Vacuuming

     

    Dishwasher loading robot

     

    blue robot

     

    Hajime

     

    Robot on bike

    Painting the wall

     
     
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