ROBOTS are ALREADY WORKING Robohunter have already written about which profession in the coming years will go to the machines. This time we decided to tell you how the experience of using robots is being successfully implemented today. In our review of restaurants, hotels and airports, where the iron men are successfully working side by side with people. What kind of work they do and how they interact with visitors, read on.
HAJIME ROBOT RESTAURANT (BANGKOK, THAILAND)
The school is renowned for robots dressed in samurai costumes, which were imported from Japan. From visitors to their glass wall separates in the form of the letter U. Guests can make reservations of two types:
- for barbecues equipped with a place for coals in the middle;
- for cooking, in which there is a round electric stove.
Using tablet people send their order to the robot. Then there is the mechanical movement of the waiter to your table. In this moment it hums warmly and winks. For each of the two iron samurai has 16 tables.
SHOP LOWE'S ORCHARD SUPPLY HARDWARE CO. (SAN JOSE, CA, USA)
Robotic vendors serving visitors in the shop tools and garden tools Lowe's Orchard Supply Hardware Co. Here, the robot helps the visitors to find their desired product. Another innovation in store – e-menu touchscreen, which replaces the robotic sales consultants head. In addition, you can explain to the robot what to find and show him the screw or the screwdriver. He scans the subject, analyze the information and will lead you to the right Department. From robots-sellers have their own base, so they know what they have in store has the goods and what not. For the movement they use sensors.
RESTAURANT IN THE COMMERCIAL CENTER OF CIXI (NINGBO, ZHEJIANG, CHINA)
It employs five robots, two of which serve customers orders and perform three dances, luring visitors at the entrance. Restaurant owner Lu dike believes that this contributes to attracting new customers. By the way, these robotic employees cost him a pretty penny – $9.5 thousand.
HAOHAI ROBOT RESTAURANT (HARBIN, CHINA)
This is one of the world's first restaurants, which introduces robotic employees (2012). Around 20 robots make noodles, dumplings, drinks, spread them on the tables, and welcome guests at the entrance, which can perform a song. Each robot tend to Express about 10 emotions, and one of them is an exact copy of the character of the cartoon "Wall-e". Here the person does only one thing: upon completion of the order manually, he hammers it into the program running the process.
THE ALOFT (CUPERTINO, CA, USA)
The most visible employee of the hotel, you will learn immediately is a robot that resembles R2D2 from "Star wars". He'll deliver in the room meals, drinks and different things, for example, dental kits. Robotic employee's name is Botlr, and it was created during the year worked startup Savioke.
Memory Botlr is equipped with software that has a map of all corridors, elevators, and hotel rooms. To build the route, the robot uses a laser sensor and a camera that allow you to go around people, Luggage and other obstacles. Botlr can call the Elevator, get in it and choose the desired floor, connecting to the hotel Internet network.
INDIANAPOLIS INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (INDIANA, USA)
In the autumn of last year here to work out Segway of small size in t-shirt, with his head up his iPad. The robot is controlled by the employee, whose face appears on the screen, he observes the scene using the front camera. The importance of robot in that it will assist tourists from 23 to 5 o'clock, when the reception will not be employees.
DALU ROBOT RESTAURANT (JINAN, CHINA)
The restaurant opened in December 2010, and almost immediately for the post of waiters here came the robots. Each of them is equipped with a sensor to determine the table where the order to be delivered. Robots like droids from Star wars, they are used for conveying trays of food, and also serve as the hostesses, waiters and artists entertain the guests with songs and dances.
ROBOT KITCHEN (HONG KONG)
Here for guest service deployed three robots, which always have a good mood. The restaurant robots have different sizes, one performs various tasks, another takes orders and delivers prepared meals to customers, and the third spoils dance show. published
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