Bank bot keeps an eye on your money

It even discourages withdrawals

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Sure, there are fancy robots out there that can spy , fly and even take your tempurature , but do they care about your financial well-being?

Unlike a lot of those other hot-shot bots, the "Robot Bank" isn't here to show off--it just goes about its business, encouraging you to save for the future and diligently toting up every penny you drop in. Don't try to cheat, either: It recognizes withdrawals and will make disapproving noises if you try to sneak a few bucks.

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