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Halla I/O

Halla I/O WHY? Our mothers usually suggested we try new foods, now AI is helping us. Halla I/O was created with intelligent ordering (I/O for short) to be a personal food finder. Unlike recommendations from Grubhub or OpenTable; Halla I/O suggests recipes or local...

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Marketing Vitals

Meet Marketing Vitals WHY? Whether adding a new appetizer to the menu or bringing back a classic drink, restaurants always want to serve customer tastes. Marketing Vitals' software makes recommendations to restaurateurs based on 9 data parameters: Business Analytics,...

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Pazzi

Pazzi WHY? Robot pizza prep may make restaurants a lot of dough. One such restaurant is Pazzi, a French-based eatery entirely run by autonomous robots (called Pizzaiolo) created by EKIM. It will be the first pizzeria to be fully run by robots, unlike competitors Zume...

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Starship

Meet Starship WHY? Breakfast can be the most important meal of the day and now hundreds of college students are enjoying “breakfast in bed” daily at George Mason and Northern Arizona University, thanks to autonomous delivery robots from Starship, in a joint venture...

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Alfred

Meet Alfred WHY? How many human chefs can assemble 200 bowls an hour? Four Alfreds are that productive. This innovation from Dexai Robotics is described as “the next microwave.” Not intended to replace human chef, but simply assist his or her, Alfred can increase...

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The Ghost Restaurant

Meet The Ghost Restaurant WHY? Despite its Halloweeny sounding name, it’s a venue that only exists for the purposes of food delivery, a rapidly-accelerating category. Less expensive than a traditional brick-and-mortar establishment, it provides chefs with a place to...

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Winnow

Meet Winnow WHY? Hotels and restaurants waste almost 280k tons of food yearly. Now a new technology-based system monitors and reports what gets trashed. Winnow, which is AI-powered, has saved hotels and restaurants “tons” of money, by reducing waste costs 3-8 percent....

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Frobot

Meet Frobot WHY? In recent years the new dessert fad of frozen yogurt has dominated local malls and cities. The ability to mix and match so many flavors into one little cup brings hundreds of people to shops everyday, but this all comes at a huge cost. Real estate and...

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TERMS

AI:

The ability of machines to behave like intelligent humans, including visual perception, speech recognition and translation, and evolving, iterative and contextual decision-making.


Robots:

Any machine that can perform a complex — often physical — task. They come in many shapes and sizes. This is our favorite overview of robot types.


Machine Learning:

A type of AI, it enables computers to learn, often through human-
controlling algorithms and APIs. Machines detect patterns and adjust themselves accordingly. Their “thoughts” and ensuing “actions” are essentially programmed.

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