AMAZON ANNOUNCES ITS FIRST FULLY AUTONOMOUS MOBILE WAREHOUSE ROBOT

Amazon has announced its first fully autonomous mobile robot, Proteus. The robot is meant to move large carts throughout its warehouses. The company has also announced several other robotic systems, including a robotic arm that can lift and move packages weighing up to 50 pounds. Amazon says it’s not looking to build robots instead of hiring people, but the company says all its new robots could actually help improve safety.
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