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The Robotic Coffee Master is designed to complete all steps autonomously, including grabbing the cup and the pot, grinding beans, transferring the grind, pouring and serving.By RTN Staff – 9.29.2020
Is the world ready for a robotic barista? One company is placing big bets that indeed it is.
Chinese-based OrionStar has introduced the Robotic Coffee Master, which it describes as “a humanoid robot barista that simulates master-level brewing techniques and guarantees a refined taste in every cup.” The robot, which can also prepare and serve tea, reportedly combines dual 6-axis robotic arms and 3,000 hours of AI learning.
The robotics company is part of Cheetah Mobile, global technology company dedicated to internet and AI innovation. Founded in 2010, Cheetah Mobile was among the first Chinese technology companies to enter the overseas markets and has since acquired a global user base for its utility products and mobile games. In 2016, the company launched an “All in AI” initiative and established OrionStar.
As of July 2020, Cheetah Mobile has reportedly deployed more than 11,000 AI-driven service robots, which have served over 200 million people and completed more than 6 million voice interactions daily. Cheetah Mobile’s robots have been adopted by more than 1,800 organizations and used in over 20 scenarios, …
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