They’re putting Spot through the paces for a year, to see how it does and showing whole endeavor on YouTube. The idea behind this is to get the idea of a robot dog into the mainstream and sell a few units.
As Savage explained in the video, he and his team at “Tested” will spend the next year working with Spot, exploring the robot dog’s capabilities and helping Boston Dynamics expand upon them.
We’ll keep an eye out for updates on Adam and Spot. Until then, you can click here to check out the original story.