I Have Seen The Future: It Has…

…six wheels and is adorable:

There’s a company that is using these to deliver meals; when it arrives at your door, it sends you a text with a code allowing you to unlock the cargo hold of the robot and get your food. Right now, they’re in the testing phase, so each robot has a minder.


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6 Responses to I Have Seen The Future: It Has…

  1. jrkrideau says:

    I may be cynical but how long to hack the code and get free food?

    There will be a lot of hungry, unemployed, delivery drivers out there.

    • anthrosciguy says:

      Hack the code? Yeah, hack it with an ax. If you want more time to do it, just turn the thing over before you whack the thing.

      • jrkrideau says:

        Sorry for the late reply. I was trying to be nice đŸ™‚

        And really we want it to come back if the meals are good. An axe is sooo crude.

  2. dr2chase says:

    Hard to imagine those surviving in crosswalks for long.

  3. Bayesian Bouffant, FCD says:

    What a terrific bomb delivery device!

    • jrkrideau says:

      Oh yes. Never thought of that. I was thinking Chicken Masalla but Semtex does seem likely.

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