'I Won't Bite!' We Interviewed A Creepy Robot At CES
Mikah is scared of humanoid robots, so he spoke with Ecovacs Robotics' Benebot and tried to quell his fears. It didn't work.By Mikah Sargent | January 9, 2016
"Everything's fine," said Benebot during an interview with Newsy.
No, everything's not fine. So it's confession time: Despite my love for technology, I'm actually kind of afraid of these robots — the robots that look like humans or look like dogs, cheetahs, what have you — they really creep me out. (Videos via Softbank, DARPA and Google)
So, Leah thought it would be fun to put me next to one and have me interview it; my skin was crawling the whole time. The interview follows: