Robots have replaced barista in San Francisco coffee shops, what is this?
A time when many people will be replaced by robots in their jobs, getting closer. But while such solutions are surprising and interesting. Coffee House Cafe X baristas prepare two drinks for one minute. The thing is that he is not a man. Automated conveyor is ready to accept and let go of your San Francisco coffee house.
In fact, experts in the Cafe X still there. But this technology specialist. They help cars operate. The idea of a coffee house dates back to 2015. Its founder, Henry Hu, received investments from the Fund, Peter Thiel, co-founder of PayPal, who wanted to see this kind of coffeehouse in action. Today there are two.
Cafe X outside looks like an ordinary coffee shop, but did not meet the people inside you. To many this may seem quite attractive. Do not need to communicate with anyone, no one will mistake the order, and the coffee is prepared is always the same. Leave an order, you can use a special touch any terminal with the mobile app. Classic drinks are $ 3. More complex are more expensive.
As soon as the order is placed, the robotic arm will take up its preparation, after which the drink will be available. Do not expect a work of art. Coffee is prepared robots. But you can choose a favorite alternative to corn and milk if you wish. The taste does not disappoint you.
People in this coffeehouse advise visitors, as well as fill up the grain, milk and topped up with water. In other words, the supply of robots with everything necessary for work.
It is said that visitors appreciated the idea of the dignity of coffee and half of them are regular customers. Later this year, will open Cafe X is the third store in San Francisco. In addition, the company is working on an updated Robotic Coffeebar 2.0. The new version can handle three orders for 40 seconds. The company believes that their robots in the future will be beyond coffee and a variety of organizations will set them at for employees and customers.