Over the past ten years or so, the technological advancements in the robotics industry have risen unprecedentedly. Suddenly, Atlas could do more than walk awkwardly. Now, it does much more than walking.
It might be a while before we are able to buy robots like Atlas to become our personal assistants. I know we're all waiting for the day when each of us has a robot to do our dirty laundry - metaphorically and literally - for us.