Your Robot Overlords Will Serve You Now

A restaurant in China has dispensed with human servers, using robots instead.

Not very sophisticated ones, really. They simply wheel around on tracks, stop near the customer who takes selects from a tray. You could program more sophisticated behavior in a Lego Mindstorm. They are a hit nonetheless because …

“They have a better service attitude than humans,”

China’s Robot Waiters: No Tipping Necessary – TIME NewsFeed

I don’t doubt that, I don’t doubt that at all.

 

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