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These Bots are on a Roll: Robots Find Niche in Last-Mile Logistics, Physical Security

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Pretty soon the clothing you order for same-day delivery—maybe it was a last-minute wardrobe crisis—could arrive at your doorstop toted not by a smiling courier but wheeled up in one of the mini mobile bots making inroads into the fiercely competitive logistics space. Autonomous mobile robots commonly found in warehouses and e-commerce fulfillment centers are…

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