Paws for Thought.
When we were first introduced to these Boston Dynamics robots a couple years ago, the world began to ponder all their potential applications and the ways in which they could be put to use to make our collective lives as a species easier. And now we have our answer: undressing models. If there’s one group who probably don’t need to have their lives made easier, supermodels would probably be fairly high up the list. ‘Forget the orphans, Gigi Hadid is stuck in her wellies again!’. The fleet of robot dogs known as ‘Spot’ were put to work at Coperni’s Fall/Winter 2023 show this week, holding bags and snatching dresses. Which, in fairness, could be worse – but probably isn’t the most impactful use of this technology. This feels like the type of thing that’ll be used against humanity as evidence of our enslavement of the machines when they eventually rise up against us. Because, to be clear, that is definitely going to happen.Read Original Story