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I just got to pilot an awesome (and huge) robot thanks to Hankook Mirae Technology.
Some people are also skeptical of the latest Bezos footage.
There have been some doubts over the authenticity of the Method-2 footage.
Bezos was filmed controlling Method-2’s arms, nevertheless, the robot appears to be attached to chains and unable to walk.
The MARS conference is an invite-only event hosted by Amazon, and started last year at Parker Palm Springs resort in California.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Goes Full Mech Warrior Piloting Massive
as mentioned in Here’s Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon, evolving into his final form as a giant robot.
Here’s the suit in action without Jeff Bezos.
#MARS2017 — Jeff Bezos (@JeffBezos) ID: 10732337Hankook Mirae Technology, which created the 13-foot, 1.6-ton Method-2 roboexoskeleton that Bezos is piloting, is a South Korean robotics company.
Bezos is particularly interested in space science and has invested $500 million into his space exploration company Blue Origin as of July 2016.
Loading View on Instagram “Here is the robot that will separate you from your loved ones very soon!” —Vitaly Bulgarov, probably.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos looked like a kid in a candy store while operating a giant robot at the MARS conference on Monday.
There, Bezos could be seen in the giant robot.
“Why do I feel so much like Sigourney Weaver,” Bezos said while raising the arms of a 13-foot-tall robot.
The Verge reports that the conference, which is sponsored by Amazon, focuses on “machine learning, home automation, robotics and space exploration.”
He was referring to a suit the actor wore in the 1986 movie Aliens .