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Hyundai seeking to buy SoftBank-owned Boston Dynamics

Monitoring Desk

Boston Dynamics could be set to change hands once again, according to a new report from Bloomberg that cited “people familiar with the matter.”

The deal would make Korean automaker Hyundai the third company in seven years to own the robotics firm, following sales to Google and SoftBank Group. Boston Dynamics is well known inside and out the industry for making some of the most advanced robotics systems on the planet, including BigDog and the humanoid Atlas.

A Hyundai spokesperson said the company’s policy is not to comment on market speculations, adding that “As a global business entity, Hyundai …read more

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