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Savioke SaviOne Robot Butler Debuts at California Hotel

Savioke SaviOne Robot Butler Debuts at California Hotel

Savioke is testing its SaviOne autonomous service robot at the Aloft hotel in Cupertino, Calif. to help human employees deliver amenities to guest rooms and move linens and towels from the laundry room to guest rooms and to the fitness...

An American in Genoa: RoboBusiness Europe 2013

An American in Genoa: RoboBusiness Europe 2013

Everyone yearns for a new Europe where a breakout of high-tech innovation might deliver great products for commercialization that, in turn, might reinvigorate the local job scene and better society.