K5 Security robot
Cosmos magazine (AUS)

Would a 1.5m, 136kg autonomous security robot patrolling the streets make you feel safer at night? Knightscope – the manufacturer of this K5 Security Robot – certainly think so.

Apparently the K5 can patrol a designated circuit for up to three hours and signal an alarm if it detects any suspicious activity. But is the hooded character in my illustration friend or foe? Let’s hope the K5 is more Robocop than ED-209, for his sake.

Read the full article by Cathal O’Connell on the Cosmos website here.