With robot 3116 almost complete and ready for some final testing, the question for 3116A is revolution or evolution? A good lift mechanism and powerful drive mean nothing as the pick-up is still at the design stage and so far no sacks have been lifted! With 3116 progressing quickly, will 3116A be able to keep up with the pace and match them in this robotics arms race?
- A robot may not injure a human being or, through inaction, allow a human being to come to harm.
- A robot must obey the orders given to it by human beings, except where such orders would conflict with the First Law.
- A robot must protect its own existence as long as such protection does not conflict with the First or Second Laws.