Tag Archives: ROBOTS

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China’s Ninebot unveils scooters that drive themselves to charging st...

08 August, 2019 9:41 am 9:41 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – Segway-Ninebot Group, a Beijing-based electric scooter maker unveiled a scooter that can return itself to charging stations without a driver, a potential boon for the burgeoning scooter-sharing industry. Ninebot said Uber and Lyft , the ride-hailing giants that are expanding into scooter-sharing, would be among the customers for the new semi-autonomous vehicles … Read More


Robots will be your colleagues not your replacement: Manpower

01 January, 2019 10:28 am 10:28 am

BERLIN (Reuters) – Fears that robots will eliminate your job are unfounded with a growing number of employers planning to increase or maintain headcount as a result of automation, staffing company ManpowerGroup said in a survey. The “Humans Wanted: Robots Need You” report surveyed 19,000 employers in 44 countries and found 69 percent of firms … Read More

Robots replace waiters in China restaurant

08 August, 2018 1:42 pm 1:42 pm

BEIJING (AFP) – The little robotic waiter wheels up to the table, raises its glass lid to reveal a steaming plate of local Shanghai-style crayfish and announces in low, mechanical tones, “Enjoy your meal.” The futuristic restaurant concept is the latest initiative in Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba’s push to modernise service and retail in a country … Read More