[CNBC Video]: Hot Robot Likes Taste of Blood

By Crowdability, on Friday, April 8, 2016

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[CNBC Video]: Hot Robot Likes Taste of Blood

Robots are finally reaching the mainstream, and “Androids” (humanlike robots) will soon be walking amongst us. Too bad they want to kill us.


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