What’s the first thing that pops up in your head, when you hear the word “cowboy”? A high tech robotic device? Definitely not. But thanks to the so-called “SwagBot”, brutal bearded man smoking cigars are receding into the background yielding the palm to the University of Sydney’s autonomous robot.
While the name makes you think the robot is probably one of the friends of futuristic S3PO, it could instead become a priceless helper for the Australian farmers. In accordance with the New Scientist, the device was produced to deal with huge outback ranches that usually are far from the cities.