Domino’s R&D lab in Australia, in collaboration with Marathon Robotics, has developed the Domino’s Robotic Unit (DRU) prototype, a self-propelled autonomous unit that will deliver hot pies to your door. DRU is said to be “cheeky and endearing” with “a friendly persona.” Do you still have to tip?
“Domino’s Reveals Plans for the World’s First Commercial Autonomous Delivery Vehicle” press release
“Special delivery! Revolutionary self-driving robot introduced to D.C. Council,” Ryan M. McDermott,” Washington Times
“Roving robot ‘ground drones’ take to streets for deliveries,” Mark Blunden, Evening Standard
“Welcome to the robot-based workforce: will your job become automated too?” Julia Carrie Wong, The Guardian
“Deep Learning Is Going to Teach Us All the Lesson of Our Lives: Jobs Are for Machines,” Scott Santens, Medium
h/t: The Next Web
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