Moley Robotics is a London-based company that has invented a robotic kitchen. The basic idea is that all you will need to do is program a recipe, which is as easy as pressing a button, and two robotic hands will cook your meal for you. It even cleans up after itself. By recording the motions of top chefs the engineers were able to use them as a template to recreate the motions in the robots themselves. The idea behind the kitchen was to improve the general nutrition of people by using recipes designed by top chefs and nutritionists. This list will kick off with a few thousand recipes. The head of the company has claimed that the cost will be similar to a regular kitchen and available in 2017 to paying customers.
A later announcement was the final sale date for the kitchen. An early proposed date for sale was some time in 2018 but this date was pushed back. The date now is December 6, 2020:
They’d also been inactive on their YouTube channel for four years but their Facebook and Linkedin profiles had updates.
On Medium they have an article detailing a bit of their journey over the years as they’ve been developing their robotics system.
They better make their sales soon because the competition isn’t waiting.
Samsung Bot Chef
Sony + Carnegie Mellon Collaboration
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