Even though Boston Dynamics has pledged not to weaponize robo-dogs, other companies have.
China has made their version of “spot” – except they strapped a gun onto it.
Another Chinese defense contractor showed off a drone deploying an armed robo-dog into a mock warzone.
Blood-Wing, a Chinese defense contractor, demonstrates drone-deploying an armed robodog.
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…which leaves us with yet another robo-dog that a US company called “Throwflame” has developed into “the first-ever flamethrower-wielding robot dog,” according to its website.