It may look more like the robot from ‘Lost in Space’ than the terrifying droids in ‘Terminator’, but this machine could be the future of fighting crime.
Bob, the first robotic security guard in the UK, is the latest recruit employed by G4S to help secure its headquarters in Gloucestershire.
When the metal minder spots something out of place, he stores the information on his internal hard-drive and quickly reports it to his human counterparts.
Looks like there is a Kinect on top of the bot.
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