Online shopping is not the most glamorous aspect of the digital revolution, but it has just become the latest Silicon Valley battleground, with droids racing drones to become the courier of the future. First Amazon promised to eliminate the drudgery of the post office queue with parcels delivered by drone. Now Google has revealed that it is developing humanoid robots that could one day carry groceries to your door. Read more >>
The cartoon by Kipper Williams from The Guardian shows a mean-looking Google 'anti-drone robot' preparing to shoot down one of Amazon's delivery drones (which appears to be delivering a package to Google HQ). Once you know the background, the cartoon is easy to understand.