30 Apr '15, 5pm

Savioke’s Robot Butler Brings You Room Service

came out of stealth mode and introduced SaviOne, a hotel delivery robot. SaviOne is able to autonomously navigate through lobbies, up elevators, down hallways, and around obstacles to deliver small items like snacks to any room in a hotel. We checked in on SaviOne over the course of several months of its real-world testing at a hotel in Cupertino, Calif., and CEO Steve Cousins talked to us about how the robot is learning how to deal with some of the unique challenges of operating in a partially unstructured environment. In March, Savioke announced the successful conclusion of its pilot program with SaviOne, along with a new delivery robot called Relay.

Full article: http://spectrum.ieee.org/video/robotics/industrial-robots...

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