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Video: Look for This Robot Barista on Your Morning Commute

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A lot of people stop by Starbucks or Dunkin Donuts every morning on their way to work. These stops can be time-consuming, costly and often crowded.

CafeX debuted an alternative option: a robot barista. Order from a kiosk or your smartphone to get precision-made espresso drinks for less than $3.

The average time for this industrial robotic arm to make a coffee? Twenty seconds. Once your order is ready, the machine will send you a personal identification number to your phone that allows you to pick it up. 

To see the robot barista in action, check out this video below from Wired

By Caitlin Fairchild January 31, 2017


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