Watch 1,069 robots simultaneously dance, setting world record


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Originally published at: http://boingboing.net/2017/08/18/watch-1069-robots-simultaneou.html


Look at this man trying to stop a Boston Dynamics robot from opening a door
#2

Kinda weird…


#3

00 PM


#4

Scale them up. Add guns.

RUN!


#5

“You’re on your own, buddy.”


#6

Man, that just screams out for a bowling ball.


#7

my brain sees

Watch 1,069 robots simultaneously dance, setting weird record


#8

Or else it could have been 1070?


#9

They also set the world record for the most robots jerking off.

I apologize.


#10

Perhaps the MegaBots vs. Suidobashi duel is just preparation:


#11

Cool. Reminds me of these guys. (Not saying they’re robots, OK?)


#12

This is all wrong. Just wrong.

It should be 1024!


#13

(1) A robot may not serve a human being in a dance-off or, through inaction, allow a human be served in a dance-off.
(2) A robot must serve other competitors in a dance-off, except where such orders would conflict with the First Law.
(3) A robot must demonstrate its groove at all times, as long as such grooving does not conflict with the First or Second Law.


#14

Brings new meaning to electronic dance music.


#15

don’t shoot… stop shooting… shutting down


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#17

Pretty sure they’re robots…


#18

Whenever someone tells you who they are, believe them the first time! :wink:


#19

Dancing? More like moving upper appendages in unison.


#20

The banner in the back of the final ceremony says “1100”, so …