• Amazon debuts fully autonomous warehouse robot

    9 days ago - By RT

    The company hopes to automate the handling of heavy objects so that human employees can “focus on more rewarding work”
    Amazon has unleashed its “first fully autonomous mobile robot” on warehouse floors, the company announced on Wednesday at its re:MARS event in Las Vegas.
    Called Proteus, the new bot reportedly uses “advanced safety, perception and navigation technology developed by Amazon” to move smoothly among and around its human colleagues.
    Proteus will start work lifting and moving GoCarts, the human-driven wheeled transports that move packages through Amazon warehouses, in the...
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