Ghost Robotics shouldn’t need any introduction. In the past few months, we have covered what its robot dogs are capable of. The company recently showcased an armed version of its robot dog for the military. As NewScientist explains, this robot has a “Special Purpose Unmanned Rifle pod from Sword Defense, with a powerful 6.5mm sniper rifle”
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— Ghost Robotics (@Ghost_Robotics) October 11, 2021
These robots are fully controlled by a remote operator, so AI is not in charge of controlling the weapon yet.