A Singapore startup has released a four-wheeled security robot that has its own built-in drone.
The O-R3, an autonomous robot created by Otsaw Digital, has a drone that can be launched after intruders.
Otsaw's drone-in-robot design extends the range of a typical ground-based autonomous robot by up to 100m (328 ft), allowing the O-R3 to do things typical security robots cannot achieve.
"[If] you have obstacles on the ground, we can launch a drone that has an aerial view of where the intruder is hiding, maybe on the other side of the wall, on the fence, or the gate, stuff like that," said Ling Ting Ming, CEO of Otsaw Digital and its parent company ActiV Technology. Read more...