ROBOCOP BEATS COVID CROWDS
Daily Star|December 03, 2021
New tech designed in fight against virus
STEPHEN BEECH

A NEW RoboCop-style Covid bot can hunt down people breaking social-distancing rules.

The surveillance creation could help reduce the spread of the virus and also aid contact tracing, say scientists.

They explained how the machine detects people in crowds who are not observing social-distancing rules.

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