Friday, October 24, 2014

Automation arrives at restaurants

McDonald's will start using automated ordering:

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

An army of robot baristas could mean the end of Starbucks as we know it

"...Starbucks’ 95,000 baristas have a competitor. It doesn’t need sleep. It’s precise in a way that a human could never be. It requires no training. It can’t quit. It has memorized every one of its customers’ orders. There’s never a line for its perfectly turned-out drinks.

It doesn’t require health insurance..."
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Thursday, January 17, 2013

Robot named Baxter Promises to Bring Jobs Back to US

Thursday, December 27, 2012