New Topic: Autonomous Robots
Definition of Autonomous Robot:
- Gain information about the environment (Rule #1)
- Work for an extended period without human intervention (Rule #2)
- Move either all or part of itself throughout its operating environment without human assistance (Rule #3)
- Avoid situations that are harmful to people, property, or itself unless those are part of its design specifications (Rule #4)
An autonomous robot just as living species can, are able to evolve, to changing surroundings, so that they can be more capable to complete different tasks in different environments. However, periodical maintenance is still required just like for any other machine.