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Security robot dubbed ‘new sheriff in town’

Postby ferri » Jul 18th, 2017, 4:09 pm

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Officials at a Washington, D.C., office building patrolled by a security robot they are investigating after workers reported the robot “drowned itself.”
MRP Realty announced last week there was a “new sheriff in town,” namely a K5 security robot developed by Silicon Valley startup Knightscope, but Bilal Farooqui, a worker at the office complex, tweeted a photo Monday revealing the mechanical guard had met with a watery end.


More here: http://www.leoaffairs.com/police-humor/ ... -fountain/
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Re: Security robot dubbed ‘new sheriff in town’

Postby maryjane48 » Jul 18th, 2017, 4:42 pm

your not going believe this but poor robot fell into a swiming pool i think lol . it was just on my facebook .

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Re: Security robot dubbed ‘new sheriff in town’

Postby ferri » Jul 18th, 2017, 5:03 pm

Yes. I think they ruled it a suicide. There's even pictures of scene. *sniff* [icon_lol2.gif]
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Re: Security robot dubbed ‘new sheriff in town’

Postby Queen K » Jul 18th, 2017, 5:07 pm

Was it investigating the Clintons by any chance? :135:
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Re: Security robot dubbed ‘new sheriff in town’

Postby Woodenhead » Jul 19th, 2017, 3:17 am

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Re: Security robot dubbed ‘new sheriff in town’

Postby hobbyguy » Jul 20th, 2017, 8:52 pm

Was the robot's name "Chappie"?
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Re: Security robot dubbed ‘new sheriff in town’

Postby Queen K » Jul 20th, 2017, 8:57 pm

And from South Africa?
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Re: Security robot dubbed ‘new sheriff in town’

Postby Urban Cowboy » Jul 21st, 2017, 12:07 am

It was probably designed by McAfee. [icon_lol2.gif]
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Re: Security robot dubbed ‘new sheriff in town’

Postby Bsuds » Jul 21st, 2017, 6:33 am

Old Techie wrote:It was probably designed by McAfee. [icon_lol2.gif]


I think you mean Microsoft?
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Re: Security robot dubbed ‘new sheriff in town’

Postby Urban Cowboy » Jul 21st, 2017, 8:42 am

Bsuds wrote:
Old Techie wrote:It was probably designed by McAfee. [icon_lol2.gif]


I think you mean Microsoft?


No I meant McAfee because I feel it's the worst security software ever created or imposed upon users.

It is great if your goal is to slow down your computer. :biggrin:
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Re: Security robot dubbed ‘new sheriff in town’

Postby hobbyguy » Jul 21st, 2017, 10:55 am

Employee goes out for lunch with their security chip card hanging on a lanyard around their neck. Enjoys a Big Mac, but in the process slops "special sauce" on their chip card.

Not realizing this, employee returns to work. Security robot approaches, asks for security card to be inserted in reader. Special sauce gums up reader and causes a short.

Security robot responds "terrorist alert", deploys taser on maximum voltage...
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Re: Security robot dubbed ‘new sheriff in town’

Postby Urban Cowboy » Jul 21st, 2017, 12:36 pm

:laugh:
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Re: Security robot dubbed ‘new sheriff in town’

Postby pmaria » Jul 25th, 2017, 1:10 pm

Old Techie wrote:
No I meant McAfee because I feel it's the worst security software ever created or imposed upon users.



John McAfee would agree with you: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bKgf5PaBzyg (NSFW)
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