Tesla unveils ‘Optimus’ robot to unenthusiastic investors

Tesla’s Elon Musk faces unenthusiastic traders amid his firm’s pitch to have hundreds of humanoid robots deployed into its factories and finally around the globe.

Musk, who as soon as blamed over-reliance on robots for placing his factories in “manufacturing hell,” is now working to construct assist for the brand new enterprise, Reuters reported.

The Tesla Bot or “Optimus” would function a “normal objective” assistant, performing actions like receiving objects and different duties.

Nancy Cooke, a professor in human techniques engineering at Arizona State College, mentioned the robots must show they will do unscripted actions to be spectacular.

“If he simply will get the robotic to stroll round, or he will get the robots to bop, that’s already been completed. That’s not that spectacular,” Cooke mentioned.

Musk says the robotic might be there to carry out boring or harmful duties.

He additionally joked that the robotic would solely be capable of run round 5 miles per hour in order that people would be capable of run from it.

Leave a Comment