Dog-like robot that can open doors prompts fears, conversation over potential uses

In the video, which has more than five million views, the SpotMini robot walks on its four legs, then uses its crane-like neck to open a closed door.

“Somebody who is in a wheelchair can’t necessarily carry things, what happens if they need to carry something that’s big and bulky?”. “A lot of people who are in wheelchairs, their homes are equipped to be able to maneuver and so the major thing would be reaching heights, transferring stuff up the stairs,” he added.

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