California hotel hires robot butlers to provide room service (video)












If you plan to stay in Cupertino’s high-tech Aloft Hotel in the near future, don’t be surprised

if you open your door to a 3-foot-tall robot carrying extra towels or breakfast. See, it’s the

Starwood property’s new butler (officially called A.L.O. Botlr, which is short for “robot butler”,

of course) programmed to assist the hotel’s concierge in catering to your requests.[…]