Spot the robot dog has had a dance off the K-pop sensation BTS.
The dance-off celebrates the acquisition of Spot’s developer Boston Dynamics by Hyundai Motor Group in a deal that values Spot’s owner at $1.1bn. Hyundai aims to develop advanced technologies that enhance people’s lives and promote safety.
The deal is expected to allow Hyundai and Boston Dynamics to leverage each other’s strengths in manufacturing, logistics, construction and automation. Together, they will create a robotics value chain, from robot component manufacturing to smart logistics solutions.
Furthermore, Hyundai will support Boston Dynamics’ continued expansion of its product line and global sales and service footprint.