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Watch This Guy Beat A Robot At Ping Pong

Good to know that the end of the world is further away than we think

Everyone who’s afraid that the world is going to be taken over by robots can breathe a sigh of relief. Rush Holt beat Watson at Jeopardy and now man has beaten robot at ping pong.

Kuka, a Chinese industrial robotics company, created a ping pong playing robot to compete against German Table Tennis champion Timo Boll. And man won.

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