Robotics & Geopolitics: AI, Service Robots Come From Unexpected Places

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Service robots work at Shanghai restaurant

Robotics development: Alibaba, the world’s largest e-commerce company, has opened a “robot restaurant” in Shanghai called “Robot.he.”

Customers use an app to book their table, order food, and pay the bill. Food is delivered by service robots that move on tracks placed next to the tables. Once the robot arrives, it opens a lid for the customer to take the dish. It then returns to a “loading zone” to receive more food.

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