Our robotic overlords have arrived


Named Robocoach, the fitness-minded cyborg will be deployed to over 20 senior activity centres to help caregivers run exercise classes for residents. The project is sponsored by Singapore’s Infocomm Development Authority as part of the government’s Smart Nation plan — a large-scale multibillion dollar government initiative to use Internet technologies to modernise different facets of Singaporean life and infrastructure.1

So many things to look forward to.2

Here is a man who read the above article, and then happened to be walking past a robot in a parking lot.