For the first time in History, A Robot Commits suicide, maybe it didn’t like us or the way we live, it appears to have thrown itself into a fountain in a somber act of robot suicide.
The Robot ” knightscop k5 ” Commits Suicide
The robot was a Knightscope K5, employed as a security robot at communications agency GMMB in Washington DC. these robots are equipped with cameras to provide a more physical presence than a regular security camera.
These Robots are designed to move independently, Maybe that’s why The Robot ended up in a fountain. with face down in a watery grave.
Posts on Twitter documented the final moments of this K5 robot, with some funny words like :
- “We were promised flying cars, instead we got suicidal robots”.
- “it’s a funny day here, The super high-tech security robot at our office complex has had a mishap”.
- “wow i can’t believe they baptized the robot”.
This isn’t the first time K5 has run into trouble. In April, a drunk man managed to knock down one of the robots. And last year, a K5 accidentally ran over a 16-month-old toddler and then drove off, in one of the first robotic hit and runs.
About the Robot “Knightscop K5”
On the company’s website, they highlight some features of the robot. These include “forensic capabilities”, such as recording license plates and something to do with wireless signals. It also boasts an upcoming “gun detection” feature, however useful that might be.
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